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Excessive thirst and headache

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Excessive thirst: There are many reasons for excessive thirst. From an Endocrinology viewpoint a very high blood sugar could cause thirst and headaches. Do you have dia... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Thirst/headaches: There are several causes for your symptoms including high blood sugar levels, kidney problems, and others. Please go to your local Emergency facility ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinuola Adeyanju
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 40 years experience
If you go it would not be because of Sodium of 132 and CO2 of 23. The fact that you had blood test done suggest you were already evaluated in a medica... Read More
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
This can be normal for some. Discuss with Dr who ordered the tests. Drinking too much water???
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
A Verified Doctoranswered
32 years experience
See your doc: Hi. That could be any number of things. Are you peeing more? Any fever or sweats? Any sputum production? Shortness of breath? Your doc can do a histor... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Dutka
Neurology 46 years experience
Migraine: One sided headache is typically migraine. Many people retain fluid and swell prior to the headache, possibly a connection to your thirst. I am not c... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Gillespie
Ophthalmology 42 years experience
Flank pain and thirs: Blood pressure can be a side effect of kidney disease and frequent urination as a cause of thirst might suggest adrenal gland problems as well . A med... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
A Verified Doctoranswered
32 years experience
Diabetes: Hi. That would be diabetes until proven otherwise. It's easy to test for. If you're diabetic and not overweight/obese, it's more likely type 1; if it'... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Thirst: You should be evaluated by your provider. Drinking extra fluid, especially as it gets warmer would also be to your advantage.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
Pediatric Endocrinology 43 years experience
Yes: Excessive thirst and urination usually appear when your blood sugar on the average has been above 200 all the time. You do not need to wait until the... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 32 years experience
No worries : Niether of those things alone sound dangerous. As long as the wounds look ok, no excess pain, no fever, and you are staying well hydrated, should be f... Read More