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A 34-year-old member asked:

What could cause bloodshot eyes and headaches all of the sudden?

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Dr. Mitchell Vogel
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
Many causes: Difficult to say. There are many causes of headaches, from mild neck muscle strain and tension to life-threatening medical issues. Please see a doctor for further evaluation and good luck.

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A 47-year-old member asked:

Any ideas why is it that I have bloodshot eyes and headaches all of the sudden?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Hector
Ophthalmology 9 years experience
Allergy/inflammation: Consider seasonal allergies/sinus a more serious etiology would be an auto immune attack that involves your eyes and blood vessel a medical evaluation is warranted with either one.
A 48-year-old member asked:

Why would i be getting bloodshot eyes all of the sudden?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology 38 years experience
? too little sleep?: Try rest. If that does not help it could be a virus such as conjunctivitis which is very contagious. See an eye doc.
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A 36-year-old female asked:

What causes headaches which is just above the eyes?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Boyce Hornberger
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Common causes: Most commonly sinus pressure and tension headaches. If chronic or severe or other symptoms with the headache you should see a doctor
A 31-year-old member asked:

What causes bloodshot eyes?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Too broad: A very long list. Most common are allergy, infection, inflammatory diseases.
A 41-year-old member asked:

What causes you to wake up with bloodshot eyes?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology 38 years experience
Again not specific: Well you could have had not enough sleep or not proper sleep. You might need a sleep test. First if this persists see an eye doctor.

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