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Why do i wake up each morning feeling hungover? i haven't drank a drop of alcohol in over two years, i also can hear a pulsating noise in my head

Why do i wake up each morning feeling hungover? i haven't drank a drop of alcohol in over two years, i also can hear a  pulsating noise in my head

Migraines: you are waking up with a migraine headache. It may just be something prone to,perhaps it may happen because you're not getting a good night sleep. For example, individuals with sleep apnea do not get enough oxygen at night when they're sleeping, and just wake up with amigraine. I would go see a neurologist. If you're tired during the day, you may need a sleep study. ...Read more

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I had post concussion for 3 weeks after a bump to head. im now feeling ok for 2 days, is it ok to drink alcohol in 2 more days?

I had post concussion for 3 weeks after a bump to head. im now feeling ok for 2 days, is it ok to drink alcohol in 2 more days?

No: Alcohol is a poison and it never did any body any good. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I had post concussion for 3 weeks after a bump to head. im now feeling ok for 2 days, is it ok to drink alcohol in 2 more days?

I had post concussion for 3 weeks after a bump to head. im now feeling ok for 2 days, is it ok to drink alcohol in 2 more days?

Moderation: Hi JPappas, That depends on whether there was any structural damage or any seizures as a result. If there weren't then it would be OK provided that it is in moderation. Best of luck, Dr. Ayman Omar ...Read more

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After a lot of alcohol & nicotine 2 nights ago, I've been having heart palpitations, feeling anxious and a bit light headed. Is this common?

After a lot of alcohol & nicotine 2 nights ago, I've been having heart palpitations, feeling anxious and a bit light headed. Is this common?

Anxiety: You already have anxiety and depression and are on Xanax (alprazolam) and Zoloft which you should not be mixing with alcohol. I am certain that your doctors have advised you repeatedly against alcohol and nicotine abuse. You are on significant medications for serious diagnosis, you cannot smoke and drink. This reaction is expected. ...Read more

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What are some causes of severe nausea, shakiness, and light headed feeling all at the same time, multiple times a week?

What are some causes of severe nausea, shakiness, and light headed feeling all at the same time, multiple times a week?

Many causes: These symptoms can have many causes from hypoglycemia to other hormonal imbalances and even neurologic conditions. This needs to be evaluated by a healthcare professional soon. ...Read more

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Can insulin resistance cause feeling light headed, feeling faint, shakiness, and weakness?

Can insulin resistance cause feeling light headed, feeling faint, shakiness, and weakness?

Maybe: I would be much more worried about hypoglycemia in a diabetic with those symptoms. Seek medical attention and get the blood sugar tested. Remember that too low a blood sugar can be very dangerous. Insulin resistance describes physiologic changes that occur in type 2 (primarily) diabetics. ...Read more

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I woke up with no memory Thurs morning. Head felt odd night before. No drugs/alcohol, no witnesses. I've regained some memory, but not all.

Should be seen..: Hi, your memory laps is always concerning. If no drugs, alcohol or other obvious causes... it could be some seizure activity.. if no complete memory back by now you shoul see doctor. In your age stroke is very unlikely but deserve more investigation. ...Read more

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Does a head injury reduce your tolerance to alcohol?

Does a head injury reduce your tolerance to alcohol?

Increased risk: Alcohol can make it more risky for people with head injury since they may not be aware of body's warning signals. ...Read more

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