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Bang On The Forhead Head Pains Since
What are all the causes of on and off forehead and top of head pains when i look down and up? Been happening for 6 months
Tension headache: These are oat likely tension headaches. One thing you should be sure to get checked is your vision. Some times the vision imbalance can cause weird headaches. Other than that, be sure there are no other neurological signs and symptom like weakness or the arms or legs, funny sensations associated with the head pains. Try a mild pain reliever. Good luck. ...Read more
Top head pain, forehead and sides when i look up, down, and side to side :( worried it's a brain tumour. Had head pains for 10 yrs. 2 mnths since this?
Since I was 17 I get sharp head pains left side head for few seconds every so often, past week I've been suffering with them every day????
Cough Headaches: Cough headaches(CH) are headaches that are triggered by coughing, sneezing, bending,laughing and other types of stress. Primary CH has no known cause and eventually tends to go away. Secondary CH can be caused by **Brain Tumors, and several other neurologic problems. If you are having cough headaches you need to see your Dr., especially if frequent or severe, or with visual or balance problems. ...Read more
I have been having head pains for a little more than a year now. The pain is different than a headache?
What could be Pinching, sharp head pains that come & Go? Sometime right side, sometimes left. Pains last from 2-30 seconds each. Im 21.,
Anxiety, Depression: I feel empathy for your severe anxiety, tic disorder and Obsessive compulsive disorder. You deserve relief! Taking Xanax (alprazolam) 0.25mg, Zoloft 12.5 mg and Prilosec 20mg have not relieved your severe anxiety and head pains. Use Music, Breathing Relaxation; Visual Imagery, Yoga, Meditation and Tai Chi. See a Psychiatrist for diagnosis of anxiety, depression and OCD, Have Intensive Therapy and Medication. ...Read more
Sir my neck and head pains whenever i move my head left, right, up and down.Sometimes i feel a pain in my back also.Sir;why this pain happens?
Discuss with MD: You really need to be evaluated by a medical provider. In an 18 year old male, these symptoms are usual from increased physical demand on your muscles and spine, such as a new sport, or new physical job. It could be from an injury with a delayed onset muscle soreness, or could be growing pains. It is however most safe to be evaluated to make sure it is not something more dangerous. ...Read more
Its 38-39*c in mumbai and my head pains a lot. Even when im sitting in a room or at night it pains. At times i feel like i'll faint. Any cure?
Hydration: You are in a hot environment and adequate hydration with water is essential. You need to evaluate why your uric acid level is high but this may also be related to dehydration. I am assuming your doctor did not just check your uric acid level so if other lab values are normal, other causes of high uric acid level should be sought and treated and this may help the headache. If not see a neurologist. ...Read more
I get these sharp head pains. Only last 3 seconds maybe. Never in the same spot more than once, they are scattered. What could they be? Worried!
No: Sharp pain on scalp may be due to muscle spasm. It comes and goes and is usually not localized. Tensions can also do that. Try relaxation of your neck muscles and see if they go away. If it localizes to any area then follow up with your primary care physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Headache: If you have tried all over the counterpain medications, you might consider a magnesium supplement, then see your doctor. You might need a daily medication like topamax (topiramate) or Propranolol to keep the headaches away. You can also find out if your headaches are coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more
What kind of symptoms can worrying causes? & why & how does this happen? I'm 21 worried bout my head pains i get & lil off balance feeling
anxiety: Nervousness, sweating, feeling short of breath can all be symptoms of anxiety or as you put it, worrying too much. Speaking with a mental health counselor or psychiatrist can be very helpful in dealing with what is worrying you at loud. There is a multitude of pharmacotherapies that can treat anxiety very effectively so it's not something you need to live with. ...Read more
Jolting head pains that shoot from back of my head to the top middle. Happen sporadically and can go days in between. Lasting 1 second, never longer.
Nerve: These are consistent with neuralgia pains from the occipital nerve which runs from the base of the skull up to the back of the scalp. There is one on each side of the scalp. This irritability of the nerve is more of a nuisance than a serious disorder and usually resolves on its own. Consult a neurologist if you have further concerns. ...Read more
Not sure: It could be allergies that mediate a sinus congestion, and over night, your sinuses are getting clogged and congested, causing early morning pains and numbness. An antihistamine/allergy medication or inhaled corticosteroid nasal spray may help. This is a guess over the computer, so it's best to see a dr. For an eval, best wishes. ...Read more
How come I am experiencing extreme head pains in the back of my head, after I attempt to do a push up?
Depends: You have to be more specific when describing "head" pains...The muscles involved in a sigle push-up do have attachments in your upper back/neck so that might answer your query however you should see your doctor for a more detailed examination. ...Read more
Over 20 years ago had head trauma from attack.I seem to be getting four kinds of head pains all the time.Most on left side of head.Some are very sharp?
Not sure of your q?: If you are wondering if your head could still hurt from the damage done during your assault 20 years ago, i would say "could be" but would need to examine you and know more about it. If the pains have been constant since then, i would see someone but not worry. If they are changing or growing worse, I am recommending getting seen much sooner. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Having dailey headaches. Hits me on & off during the day. Starts off dull then quickly affects my vision, usually 1sided, nauseated & sharp head pains?
Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more
How can I tell the difference between a blood pressure thing and something more serious for the cause of my head pains?
Daily head pains that worsen when i lie down -- for about 7 years. Any idea what it could be? Neuro test came out fine & blood test
Tension/Migraine HA: Two most common mechanisms of recurrent head pain are tension (scalp muscles being held in sustained contraction) & migraine (vascular=the arteries inside the skull, within the membranes around the brain relaxing/enlarging & stretching the exquisitely pain sensitive membranes through which they course) these are both clinical dx, fairly easy to sort out, but never "show" on tests. Get better help. ...Read more
I have had a cough for a while however recently it has been followed but head pains while bending over and coughing , I have a UTI .
See your doctor: Your cough is the primary issue. The head pain may be occurring because you've had the cough for a while; your head pain may be from muscle irritation. If your headache is accompanied by nasal drainage and congestion this may indicate a sinus condition is present. See your doctor, more information is needed about your symptoms and an examination is important. ...Read more
Hi i suffer with high blood prussure and take maedication but I am haveing real bad head pains and my doctors have no app what shall I do ?
I sometimes get short head pains during the day, probably due to tmj. But i always get the pains when i lie down, they stop when i sit up. How come?
Possibilities?: If you suspect TMJ dysfunction, i would first recommend a full exam by a dentist with experience in treating tmd/tmj. He can tell you if your TMJ is part of the problem including the cause of the head pains. Another possibility from your symptoms could be a sinus issue. When a pain in your head occurs and goes away due to head position, that can involve the sinuses. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Besides ordinary painkillers, which supplements might have an impact in reducing undiagnosed head pains?
Why undiagnosed?: If brain tumor, you would prefer naturally masking thr pain till your head explodes? Or if you just needed a new pair of glasses, you'ld rather swallow $100.00 of some root? If you have tried doctors without relief, find yourself, another doctor or ask your parents, or grand parents what to do. ...Read more
Random sharp head pains for a few seconds. I get them a lot but this time had a pain in the side of my neck to. Neck been sore to recently.Related?
Sounds like tension: Tension headaches can give sharp shooting pain. I'd get checked by the doc at least once, though, because it would help to do a physical examination and rule out other stuff. ...Read more
Severe headache from past 6 years. I work for 12 hours on computer. Usually pain comes when its hot and under stress. Only right part of head pains?
Head ache: Please get your eyes checked by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
Stabbing pains in head and forehead that last 2 minutes at a time that come and go for 3 days now and a spot on head that when I press it sends pain?
I m having severe stomachache, left side of head pains, feeling of fainting, chakkar aate h nd I started homeopathy but it is not relief my symptoms?
Possible migraines: I believe if homeopathy is not helping your situation and you are having these types of headaches accompanied by GI and fainting like feelings that either you are suffering from migraine headaches or a GI disturbance. I recommend you see a doctor to get some intial testing done and then, get a referral to a specialist if necessary. ...Read more
8 days ago i hit my head, for about 4hrs after i had blurred vision and felt sick, I have had regular pain relief since but still have head pains.
Post traumatic: Headache is considered a form of secondary headache that occurs after head injury. Often accompanying the headache are symptoms of post-traumatic syndrome such as vertigo, blurred vision, memory impairment, reduced attention span, difficulty in concentrating, sleep disturbance, anxiety, depression, mood changes and irritability. Rec.: see your pcp for further evaluation and imaging. ...Read more