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why have i had a headache for over a week

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
35 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: If you have sx for over one week and not respond with over the counter med , you need to see doctor for better eval.And med because there are many cau ... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Gaya
29 years experience Neurology
Headache: The best way to treat the headache is to find the cause. Your physician with the help of the history and physical examination can determine if diagnos ... Read More
A 11-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice: Needs to be seen by your family dr he/she could determine what tests or treatment is needed. Could be migraine , possibly sinus or from an allergy. La ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Neck sprain: is common, due to faulty posturing for a multitude of reasons. You want to rest, apply warm compresses, use NSAIDS, unless contraindicated, also revi ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
See your doctor: You do not give details about the nature of the headache. What is severity?, location?, characteristics (constant, throbbing, lancinating, etc.)?, ot ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Goldman
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Get further eval: Your symptoms for over a week are concerning. You need a further evaluation of this. You need some basic blood work and possibly a CT scan of your h ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And poss ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
? viral infection: better get seen by your doctor it go to urgent care, you may need prescription medications, wish you well
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Hastriter
19 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Headaches: Depending on the features of your headache it may be normal. Tension type headache can last up to 7 days. If you have persistent headache from the st ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Hastriter
19 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Headache: Make sure you are hydrated, urine clear as water, no caffeine, no stress, no medication overuse, excercize, sleep well, eat three meals a day. If all ... Read More

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