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A 23-year-old male asked:

Can anxiety cause head heaviness, difficulty to memorize lessons, sleepiness? why my head heaviness relieved by taking hot bath?

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Dr. Marcie Berman
Clinical Psychology 39 years experience
Baths relax you: Yes, anxiety could be causing these symptoms, as could be depression. If this is the case, a hot bath is relaxing and soothing and can calm you down. If your head heaviness is a result of a sinus problem, a hot bath could also help. Your best bet is to visit your PCP to determine exactly what is causing your symptoms,

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Last updated May 14, 2016

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