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pain when shaking head

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Brain moves: The brain does move when you shake your head and can give rise to some uncomfortable sensations, but usually not pain unless the process was so severe ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some basics: The brain sits within the skull surrounded by a series of cushioning membranes & fluid.(like bubble-wrap) With gradual movements these all move in ... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Nosebleeds and head: Too much sun can make someone feel ill for a little while but not for four days and not produce nosebleeds. Please see your doctor and mention the h ... Read More
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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Insufficient info: Headaches have so many presentations and causes ,mostly benign ,but to give the answer one needs a lot of information, how long .how severe ,age ,oth ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alexander Mauskop
41 years experience Neurology
Probably migraine: Sinus headache is also a possibility, but it is usually accompanied by yellow or green nasal discharge. Meningitis is a consideration as well, especia ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Not typically: But, if you shake it violently you could cause neck pain or headache but i doubt if you could shake it yourself enough to do brain damage...Now if you ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
See neurologist: Could be tic, tremor or possibly tourette syndrome or another neurological problem.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nazhat Sharma
57 years experience Ophthalmology
Heavy head : Get checked by your Physician.could be anything from Sinus headache to high blood pressure.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
None: There is no issue but why are you doing it in the first place?
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Melaragno
44 years experience Pediatrics
Poss low BP: Sometimes young adults and teenagers can experience low blood pressure when getting up suddenly or standing for longer periods this can make one feel ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Anxiety/stress: Probably it is just anxiety.
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