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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Headache : Definitely need to see a doctor. Especially if you don't have a history of migranes or headaches. I assume no recent head trauma.

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hasan Khondker
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Did you hit: yoir head at any point? Is your vision affected ? It could be any number of things, will need more information
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Head ache: Do not worry, headaches are common. Try to get treated for your anxiety and the headaches may improve too. If the headaches continue, then you can g ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Migraine: Although the briefness of the pain you're having is somewhat uncharacteristic of a migraine headache, the other characteristics are migrants and natur ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Radwaner
40 years experience Cardiology
Could be a problem: A throbbing at the top of your head may be an indication that your blood pressure is high particularly if this feeling occurs frequently. It can also ... Read More
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A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Suggest you see an : ENT and audiologist for full evaluation. Ringing in the ears is usually from hearing loss and is not reversible but can be caused by some meds. You ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mike Deldar
23 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
You may have TMD: You may have TMJ issues, try to find a neuromuscular dentist in your area.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Headache: This headache, if dull, May be a neuralgia which is an irritated or irritable superficial nerve in the scalp and usually resolves without specific tre ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Tingling: Is there a rash on the face. Any fever? Any history of migraines?. If no additional neuroloIgical problems, I would take some Tylenol, (acetaminophen) ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Unimportant?: Muscle twitching in a limited area unlikely to be due to any major disorder at your age stress is the likeliest cause.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Hemicranial headache: Need more information about he headache. It sounds like it might be a migraine headache. Better have it evaluated by your physician.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or alle ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Usually migraine: is the cause of pounding headaches on one side of the head in a 25 year old lady especially if this is recurrent. Now having said that I must point ou ... Read More
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Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Headache: You may have a simple head ache. Try taking over the counter head ache meds and if it persists, see a dr. Good luck.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Forshing Lui
42 years experience Neurology
Head spasm: Spasm behind the ear is the result of neck muscle spasm. It is common and usually has no worrisome underlying cause.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Have them evaluated: Migraine are headaches but not all headaches are migraines. See a doctor. No one can be specific over the internet. Google headache types and read abo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Migraine or more: If headaches are always one-sided be suspicious of causes other than migraine, which is frequently one-sided. If even 1% of headaches are right-sided, ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Neuralgia: Sharp pains in those areas of the head are consistent with neuralgia which is an irritable/inflamed superficial artery of the scalp and not within the ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
Stress/Anxiety: One of the more common causes would be stress and anxiety. Stop worrying about it and try some relaxation exercises. I suspect the symptoms will disap ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Call you Dr.: If you have tried over the counter analgesics, or heating pads to the neck, etc., and are not any better, there is not much we can do to help you on H ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
29 years experience LASIK Surgery
See your doctor: It is hard to tell without an examination. In an older age group there is a condition called temporal arteritis which can cause temporal headaches and ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
No: This involves the distribution of the Greater Occipital Nerve of Arnold, and the area is behind and above one ear.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
See doctor: Did you recently suffer head trauma or a blow to the head in anyway? Has this been developing for some time or is it brand-new and it's onset? Do you ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Probably not: Sounds like neuritis of Trigeminal Nerve.

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