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A male asked:

I was doing some really strenuous running, and now the lower right side of my head hurts. why is this?

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Dr. Ronald Widman
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Headache: Very difficult to answer without details. Dehydration is the first thing that comes to mind so rehydrating should help. Nerve irritation or muscle irritation in the neck is possible as well. Rest and massaging may help. Hope you feel better!

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A 41-year-old female asked:

Why do I wake up in the morning and the right side of my head hurts.

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Dr. Ganana Tesfa
35 years experience
Headache: It could be related to a sleep disorder.Need to see a neurologist for eval. and treatment.
Last updated Jan 15, 2016


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