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A 37-year-old female asked:

for several days now i get a headache right after eating, regardless of what i eat. any suggestions?

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Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Headache: Any past history of migraine? Does migraine runs in your family? Please discuss the possibility of migraine with your doctor.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Hi, I have a headack in the last 3 days.What should I do?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine 14 years experience
See a doctor.: Most normal headaches shouldn't last 3 days. Some migraines, however, can last this long. If you don't have a history of migraines, and you've tried tylenol (acetaminophen) or motrin, you should see your doctor to get an evaluation. Good luck!
A member asked:

If I don't eat something every 2 to 3 hours a day I get a headache and feel tired. Is this normal or should I be concerned?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Damien Luviano
Ophthalmology 18 years experience
See your doctor: Disturbances in homeostasis can cause headaches. Such as low blood sugar or high blood pressure. Most headaches not serious. However, first your doctor will determine what type of headache you have. Headaches have many causes i suggest you see your physician and discuss a plan to determine the cause. Your doctor might order imaging of brain and optic nerve exam to rule out serious conditions.
A 30-year-old member asked:

Why do I have a headache, that has lasted five days?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Urgent eval: You should be seen today to make sure not stroke, aneurysm, or other dangerous issue.
A 45-year-old member asked:

Giant headache and sensitivity to light that's been there all day. What could cause it?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jennifer Berkeley
Neurology 18 years experience
Possible migraine: Headaches that occur on one side of the head are often migraines. These can be throbbing headaches, associated with nausea, sensitivity to bright light or loud noises, and occasionally flashing lights and visual changes. If this describes your headache, try taking an NSAID (ie. Ibuprofen) as soon as the headache starts to abort it before it gets worse. If this is a frequent problem, see an md.
A 43-year-old member asked:

Headache for 4 days off and on. What to do?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Pray: Other than that, take tylenol (acetaminophen) and chill out. Does it occur upon awakening or middle of night?- see doctor. Otherwise, try to figure out what triggers it, and if persists, see doctor.

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