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Aching Bones And Headache
My dad is 53 and has found skin cancer already. Now his bones ache and he gets headaches behind the eyes, and his back hurts. Is something wrong?
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
I'm 25 my bones ache.. have lots of headache migraines eye twitches ..body aches a lot no strength ..weak. no energy what should I do?
May be fibromyalgia: There are lots of issues here and when your physician will look at all of these there are major topics to be evaluated. Are there tender myofascial (soft tissue) sites when you are touched? The eye twitches weakness and aching suggest there may be a sleep disturbance that needs evaluation. Need to clarify whether these are migraine or muscle contraction headaches:fibromyalgia fits. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Head hit into another persons head on eyebrow bone 4 days ago. Dr said exam ok, just sore/headache- only symptoms. When should mild headache subside?
Concussion: Well, a mild concussion (as yours sounds to be) can take a week or more for all of the symptoms to subside. It can last much less, or a little after, but most of my patients have resolution by a week. Just remember to have some brain rest, and no vigorous exercise for a few days, and you should be fine. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My boyfriend is 23 randomly he got a severe headache, aching bones/joints (body,severe), nausea, and hot and cold flashes can you help me what is it?
Viral syndrome?: Headaches are often associated with upper respiratory syndromes such as viral colds and flus.....right now the entire country is dealing with a viral epidemic so your description of his joint pains and so forth made me think about that. Otherwise, I'd be happy to visit with your BF since I'm a headache specialist. If he'd like to connect: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more
I'm experiencing headache when I woke up this morning. My nasal bone is so sore. The back of my head is so sore too. I feel like someone is pinching my nerves down?
Check with you Dr.: First check with you physician to be sure there are no medical complications. You may also have some dental concerns (grinding your teeth, sleep disturbances, etc.) but rule medical complications out first. If you physician does not find an answer, you may look into finding a doctor that deals with TMJ issues to see if this might be a cause. Treat the cause, not the effects. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm trying to find a condition for headache, aching bones/joints, hot and cold flashes and nausea please help?
FM or Autoimmune : Teenage females with generalized pain, headache, temperature change sensations & nauseousness has systemic disorder. Fibomyalgia, endocrine and thyroid disorders & autoimmune etiologies need to be considered. An infectious disease also needs to be ruled out. A full medical work-up is indicated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bones ache loads! Got an awful headache! When I move my leg and arm etc it hurts! My back feels sore. What is this?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. In the mean time try taking 4000 units of vitamin D3 daily. ...Read more
While landing during a flight, i felt severe headache, severe ear, neck, and facial bone aches. What is this and how to avoid? Thanks!
Landing and evere headache: I think that you suffered from a whiplash type of injury. Did you have a short moment of confusion? dizziness?during or following the landing? or the symptoms came later like 12-24 hours later? You need to see a neurologist, have an MRI, probably you should not fly until you are cleared to do so. ...Read more
I keep getting headaches and sore bones for months now I'm also very tired and sometimes dizzy what could this be? I've also recently put on weight.
SympathyForTheDevil: There's so much in there that,after thinking about what you've said, my head is spinning with possibilities.You need to sit down & have a long talk with a good doctor & maybe a counselor.This could go several ways & someone needs to sort out all the details with you because it's in your details that the 'devilish' truth will be found.Start with a good internist: one who is smart and will *listen* ...Read more
Headaches, sore stomach and aching bones? Can it be withdrawal from having no pain killers/codiene?
Sure, but: It could also be a long list of other things, many common. The severity and duration would matter. If it is w/drawal - try to bear it - it will be worth it. And you can get medical help for it too. Have an exam if these seem to be unrelated at all. It can be wise. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more