Headaches and Migraines Should I Go to the Emergency Room for a Headache? Share Pin Email Headaches and Migraines Treatment Basics Migraine Symptoms Diagnosis Coping Understanding Migraines Updated April 06, 2016 When should you go to the Emergency Room for a headache? It's a good question to ask. This is what to consider. Up Next Up Next Video What Are Secondary Headaches? Up Next Video Are Migraines Dangerous? Up Next Video What Are Primary Headaches? Up Next Video Why Do You Get Headaches?