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my head hurts when I chew

A 24-year-old female asked:
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Ice + pain meds: Sounds like you are sore where you got hit. Take some analgesia and ice may help. If symptoms persist or change or your teeth do not feel right when ... Read More
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Be sure : Be sure there is no fracture. See your MD or go to urgent care.

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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Colin Sanner
19 years experience Neurology
Post traumatic HA: Head hits can lead to daily headache, plus muscle tightness of face, jaw and neck. Likely this will resolve on it's own within 4 weeks or less. For th ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
14 yo: You need to be over 16yo to ask questions on healthTap, but tell your parents of your concerns to assure you do not have a post concussive syndrome. ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
38 years experience Dentistry
Maybe tmd: You may have a TMJ disorder. I would suggest a TMJ specialist for an evaluation and possible diagnosis. Diagnosis may also involve other doctors inc ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
TMJ: Greetings. This sounds like classic temporal mandibular joint disorder. Research this condition on line to see if it resembles your symptoms. I always ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Tang
Dr. John Tang answered
22 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pain with chewing: This is caused by trauma to the temporalis muscle which is one of the muscles of mastication (chewing). If there is any swelling or bump there then y ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Jaw pain: Probable TMJ syndrome. Stay on soft, non-chew foods for 7-10 days. No jowling. Apply warm. moist compresses. No gum chewing. Continue ibuprofen. See d ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Zeines
50 years experience Dentistry
See below: This is not good sounds like you have a fever for starters .. Go to your md and get checked out.
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on details: A doctor can evaluate headaches and start treatment. Some medicines are "preventive," and others stop pain after a headache starts. Headaches are very ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on details: A doctor can evaluate headaches and start treatment. Some medicines are "preventive," and others stop pain after a headache starts. Headaches are very ... Read More

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