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Doctor insights on: Allergies Light Headed

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Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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Getting light headed when coughing?

Getting light headed when coughing?

See doctor....: If you are coughing so much that you are getting light-headed, you need to see your doctor so your cough can be diagnosed and treated. Common causes of cough include acute bronchitis, bronchospasm, gerd, post-nasal drip. All of these have different treatments and your cough can be due to more than one cause. If smoking, you need to quit today! if you are short of breath, go to the er. ...Read more

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Light sensitivity, dizziness, nausea & eye headache?

Light sensitivity, dizziness, nausea & eye headache?

Migraine: Sounds like migraine. Could also be angle closure glaucoma. I advise seeing an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Can seasonal allergies make me light headed ?

Can seasonal allergies make me light headed ?

It certainly can..: Significant allergies can cause misery for many..Myself included! it can cause itchy eyes, runny/stuffy nose--nasal congestion in turn can block sinuses causing pressure/infections which can cause dizziness. Sneezing itself can cause dizziness..Especially when u r doing 4-5 of them in a row..Not fun. Otc zyrtec/claritin/benadryl may help. If not adequate, consult doc..Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes light headed & nausea?

What causes light headed & nausea?

Several things: Can be inner ear, sinus issue; heart rhythm disturbance, heart attack, low blood pressure, dehydration, electrolyte (body chemistry) abnormalities, severe pain from many causes, etc. ...Read more

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Heavy head, dull headache that goes from mild to a little worse, anxious, tired, semi blurred vision dizziness, light and noise sensitive, tinnitus. ?

Heavy head, dull headache that goes from mild to a little worse, anxious, tired, semi blurred vision dizziness, light and noise sensitive, tinnitus. ?

R/O MIGRAINE : The 4 basic headaches are Tension, Sinus,migraine and cluster. MIGRAINES often have visual distortion/vertigo/tinnitus andcan have a PRODROME beforehand . Rest /ice and a darkened room may help. Also a NSAID like Aleve (naproxen) /daypro. /Triptans. HI FLOW O2. Meditation/Yoga/Biofeedback. GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH.com You need a full exam an blood work to be through. If symptoms worsen seek medical evaluation ...Read more

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Light headed and dizzy when bending over?

Light headed and dizzy when bending over?

Positional vertigo. : It is possible you are suffering from benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (aka bppv). This condition is due to small crystals in the inner ear that stimulate the inner ear with movement. Typical symptoms are room-spinning dizziness when lying down in bed, rolling over in bed and when bending over and getting back up. This condition can be easily treated by a knowledgable practitioner. ...Read more

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I've been feeling light headed, headaches, hot flashes and shortness of breath?

I've been feeling light headed, headaches, hot flashes and shortness of breath?

See your doctor : Any shortness of breath could represent a serious condition such as pneumonia, asthma, allergies, pulmonary embolism, or other serious and potentially life threatening issue. See your doctor as soon as possible for a complete work up and treatment. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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I'm feeling light headed And dizzy also nauseated it could be vertigo?

I'm feeling light headed And dizzy also nauseated it could be vertigo?

Vertigo: Is the sensation of the room spinning around you rather than just regular light headed or dizziness. If this is what you are experiencing you probably have vertigo ...Read more

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Sudden numb lips, nausea, and light headedness?

Sudden numb lips, nausea, and light headedness?

Need more info.: with just this one line of symptoms, it is impossible to diagnose this reliably. One thought, though, is that these symptoms sometimes occur with hyperventilation. If your symptoms persist, I would consider seeing your doctor for evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

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Pain like PMS short heavy period a week ago nausea light headed dizzy vision black out drinking lots of water headache behind eyes. Help?

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Pain like PMS short heavy period a week ago nausea light headed dizzy vision black out drinking lots of water headache behind eyes. Help?

See a doctor now.: Your question causes me grave concern. I first would ensure you do not have an ectopic or ruptured ectopic pregnancy. Multiple other considerations also make a consultation in such a forum unsafe. Please consult your doctor or local emergency department. ...Read more

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Light headed when walking and ears ringing.

Light headed when walking and ears ringing.

Tough to say: It's hard to be sure if this is a systemic versus inner ear problem. Need an exam by a doctor to help sort this out. ...Read more

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Dizzy light headed nausea no energy what could this be?

Dizzy light headed nausea no energy what could this be?

Many causes: Your symptoms are not specific enough to make it possible to provide a diagnosis. Common causes include not enough sleep, missing a meal, having a heavy period (anemia), viral illness, and many more. ...Read more

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Does sinus cause light headed or dizziness?

Does sinus cause light headed or dizziness?

It can but rare: Usually lightheadedness and dizziness are due to something other than "sinus". More commonly dehydration, viral infections or facial muscle spasms can lead to these feelings. In the case of "sinus" if you have worsening nasal obstruction, discolored mucus and head pressure then sinus may be the cause. ...Read more

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Could light vomiting/nausea + intense headache, light chestpain and flu like symptoms be dangerous?

Could light vomiting/nausea + intense headache, light chestpain and flu like symptoms be dangerous?

Could be dangerous: A person with an "intense headache" with flu-like symptoms sounds worrisome because he could have the real flu or could have a type of meningitis. A doctor's evaluation is needed to decide on treatment. Chest pain is always worrisome because it could be heart pain in some people. Testing to rule out heart pain can be done at an E.R. Or at properly equipped doctors' offices. ...Read more

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Light headed headache relieved after eating some food?

Light headed headache relieved after eating some food?

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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What cause light headedness and nausea?

What cause light headedness and nausea?

Doctor can evaluate: Nausea/lightheaded may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems). Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, &even reaction to stress. Find & treat cause. ...Read more