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Back Neck Head
Aches and pains: No. There are many things that can give you pain during adolescence. If all of the pains are happening at the same time and/or in the morning and wear off during the day he/she should see his/her doctor and have a physical exam to make sure there isn't something going on. Stress, anxiety and depression can also manifest itself as pain and should not be neglected. ...Read more
I'm 19, and have had serious pain all over (mainly my back neck head and legs) for the last 6 years. I have headaches too. What is this?
See below: These symptoms could be serious and need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
Tingling all over whole body all the time now for over A week. It's in both arms, legs back, neck, head n moves. This must be a vitamin deficiency?
Could be: A vitamin b 11 deficiency and can easily have it checked by a blood test. It does not sound like that however. You should probably have a full evaluation by your doc and maybe a neurological evaluation ...Read more
My son is 17 and has a deformed skull. Is their any treatment to correct this. He suffers back, neck and head aches due to this deformity.
Headache, stiff sore back of neck, head? Neck under chin kind of swollen. Any clue to what could be going on?
Infection: You may have some infection in the mouth or neck. You should immediately see a physician and have an examination done. ...Read more
My body gets extremely itchy at the end of the day; I shower every other day, so I know I'm not dirty. My upper back, legs, neck, & head are effected.?
Dry skin?: You may be experiencing symptoms due to dry skin. Try this: increase your showering to every day. Cool down the temperature to more like warm than hot, and limit the time to 10 minutes only. Soaps can be very drying, use a moisturizing bar-type cleanser instead. Rather than toweling dry right away, use a small amount of light baby oil before your dry and blot your skin, rather than rubbing it. ...Read more
Sweating in legs, back, neck and head when in contact with fabric or another person x1+ years. No other Sx. Weight normal. No similar Sx in past.
Sweating: It is reassuring that you don't have abnormal sweating patterns in bed that are seen in infection, fever, overactive thyroid and malignancy like lymphoma. could anxiety explain excessive sweating when touching another person? Some people do note perspiration when in contact with materials like leather. In summary, I don't think you have any pathologic disorder due to lack of other symptoms. ...Read more
Would it be better to consult a d.C., a d.O., a d.P.T, a neurologist, or an orthopedist for the chronic pain & stiffness in my back, neck and head?
Burn pains back of neck/head. Forehead & scalp tingles, headache, neck pops when I turn in any direction. Pain in my forearms down to wrists, help?
Plan: For real help doctor need investigation and diagnosis. You have symptoms that require as minimum XRay of the neck. Please, go to the doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Burning pain back of neck/head. Forehead/scalp tingles, headache, neck cracks when I turn in any direction. Pain in my forearms down to wrists, help?
These symptoms: Do not represent a unifying diagnosis. You need to see health care professional for an evaluation and examination. ...Read more
I had EKG/ABI/Stress Echocardiogram/Chest XR/Carotid US=normal. But when I lie down I can feel blood pumping back of neck/head. Some more testing?
Not likely: If all those tests were done and everything is normal. Don't think you'll get more info from your md. A thorough medical exam would provide equally useful info. In addition to properly answer your question note detail and description on when this happens is needed. ...Read more
Pain in left uppercenter of stomach below rib when moving, burn sensation in upper stomach & feels icy hot in chest & back of neck & head. Lightheaded?
I have a irregular bumb on the back of my neck/head and I've been getting unbarable headaches from it. What should I do?
This could be many things such as a muscle popping over a bone, a cracking of one of the joints in the neck, or - while more unlikely - could even be a herniated disc.
If it only happened once then you should't need to worry about it.
If it is painful and/or keeps happening then you may want to see your doctor. ...Read more
Separate issues: If you suddenly have headaches and myalgias during flu season, there's a good chance of that diagnosis. Watch for some nausea and possibly vomiting and or diarrhea, but not necessarily. Your complaints could also be a side effect of the antibiotic used for the UTI. If you still have the UTI, and didn't seek treatment, the UTI could have gone to your blood stream causing your complaints. ...Read more
Large lympnode in back of neck near head or tumor? Its only on the left side and hurts when I press it.
Ongoing headache for several days, pain moved to neck, and is now all of back; now head, neck & back pn, maybe slight fever-no other symptoms.
When for physo stiff twichi neck now after physo it hurst every where lower back ars neck back head. Can't sleep is anything damaged or just tense.
As above: It is good to see your PCP for evaluation and work up. ...Read more
Does wearing sunglasses put stress on back of head neck and parts of face? I experienced this with my snug sunglasses. I don't want to wear now.
Sunglasses: Yes they can give you discomfort if they are too snug ...Read more
Had on & of headache at my back head & neck for 2 months & was gone. Now I feel tightness & stiffness @ back neck & squeezing my head when I get up?
Tension: These sound very much like tension headaches and you may now be experiencing the direct pain and discomfort in the muscle groups which were affecting your temporalis muscles and producing headache. On the other hand, without seeing you cannot be sure. See a doctor if this keeps up. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more
When I walk I have been hearing a swishing sound coming from the back of my neck/head area. Only hear when walking.
Few possibilites.: Without an exam, I can only give general information. Hair or clothing moving, sinus and ear congestion are a few possibilities. ...Read more
Neck/head pain. Leaning head foward feel pressure on back of head. Neck hurts off and on on both sides. Should I go to dr?
Yes, your primary: Care doctor will do physical ; neurological exams to determine if you need x-rays or other radiographic studies or referral to a specialist. ...Read more
Headaches up the back of neck into head for about a week have had a deep tissue massage and have seen chiropractor. Getting no relief: (?
I have a bar a 4 feet off the ground that I do tricks on today I fell. My back, neck, shoulder and head hurts. What should I do at home to ease pain?
For two days the back of my neck/head, shoulders and collar bone hurt. But it's more like my skin hurts, only when something touches it? It's weird..
I feel down stairs backwards 5 steps 6 mons ago I hit back of head neck and upper back still hurts to turn neck all the way what could be causing pain?
See someone: You should see your primary physician or a spinal specialist. You may have a fracture that did not heal or an injury to one of the joint. While it could be muscular, a thorough history, exam, and testing is a good idea since it is stll bothering you. You definitely should see someone if you have other issues like numbness, tingling, weakness, trouble using your hands or walking. ...Read more