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Bells Palsy Symptoms With Headache
That should B OK: I can't think of a reason why bells palsy should prevent you from flying in a commercial aircraft.
...is a corruption of French "paralise" from Latinized Greek "paralysis." In the old days it meant any kind of persistent weakness. To this day Parkinson's disease is also called "paralysis agitans" which is a Latin translation of Dr. Parkinson's original name for it, the "shaking palsy." We've obviously reborrowed the full form "paralysis" into English as well; today ...Read more
It's ok for me to get hair extensions wail I still have bells palsy? I still have headaches... It's been 2 weeks sense I have been diagnosed.
Should be ok..: Sorry to hear of your trouble with bells' palsy. Fortunately, most cases of this illness resolves completely in 2-3 months. It should be ok for you to get hair extension as this should not influence the healing status of you bells' palsy. Motrin/tylenol/excedrine may help with your headache. Follow-up with your doc. Good luck.See 1 more doctor answer
How can one cure a bells palsy headache affecting right side of head just above the neck on the affected side?
I am a 55 year old female. In june 2011 I was diagnosed with bells palsy. I've had a headache ever since. I still have some paralysis and nerve pain but the headache will not go away. My hearing was very sensitive but has gotten better. I still have the r
I've had bells palsy since june 2011. I still have partial paralysis, nerve pain, headache and spasms. I'm 55 and female. I had bells palsy about 25 years ago. It was completely healed within a month. The nerve pain, headache and the constant ringing in m
I'm: I'm sorry to hear that you have had such a difficult time with your bell's palsy. I don't know of any home remedies to relieve the tinnitus (ringing). Don't waste your money on homeopathy. You live in a city with an active medical school. All medical schools sponsor clinics for people with little or no insurance. Your best bet is to get yourself an appointment. They usually have you seen in medical clinic first and then refer you to neurology or ent. There are treatments available. Don't suffer another 10 months. Good luck.
I got bells palsy december 2013= I had a mri. My face is 90% recovered but I still get the terrible headaches. Is this normal? Can go on a plane?
What's tender?: Most headaches come from muscle and fascia in the head, neck, upper shoulders, and upper back. Regardless of the bells palsy. Touch and feel where you are tender when you have a headache. If there are tender spots in back of neck, head, upper shoulders, see massage or myofascial release. Learn about myofascial pain. Learn more: www. Blatmanhealthandwellness. Com winers' guide to pain relief, book.
I came down with a mild case of bells palsy 5 days postpartum. I'm on valtrex (valacyclovir) 500mg I'm getting headaches is it normal? My muscles are starting to mov
Unusual: Bells palsy or Valtrex usually does not cause headaches. You are probably fatigued and sleep deprived, so rest, hydrate, eat well, may be a cup of fresh hot coffee may help (if you are used to this), seek domestic help if possible, also may use tylenol (acetaminophen) or similar medicines for headache control. Hope you feel better soonSee 1 more doctor answer
Was diagnosed w/ bells palsy after 7days got this excruciatingly painful headache & pain behind my ear & jaw. Is this normal? Is there any treatment?
Facial paralysis: Bell's palsy is weakness or paralysis of the facial muscles. It is thought to be caused by a virus but it is important to rule out other causes such a tumor growth. Most people will regain normal facial movement with time but a few may have permanent weakness or spasms.See 1 more doctor answer
Very rarely: Idiopathic (no cause known) bell's palsy is the presentation seen in the vast majority of patients presenting with bell's palsy. Bell's palsy caused by lyme disease is only a small fraction of all bell's palsy and should only be attributed to lyme disease in documented cases. People presenting with bell's palsy w/out other signs suggestive of lyme disease or endemic areas, aren't to be tested 4 it.See 1 more doctor answer
Is bell's palsy and trigeminal neuralgia similar? I suffered with bells palsy in 2012 and I'm suffering with symptoms of trigeminal neuralgia. Help?
I Was Diagnosed With Bells PalSy Two Days Ago And My Symptoms Have Increased. I Am Now Experiencing Light TRemors. CT Scan Came Back normal.
Bell's palsy: The course of Bell's palsy may be self-limiting with no residual damage, but because of the potential for irreversible injury to the facial nerve and related musculature, early treatment is recommended. Primary medications for management are prednisone and antivirals such as acyclovir and famciclovir.
Why r u asking?: Are you trying to figure this out yourself? I could explain it, but without background knowledge you probably still wouldn't understand it. If this is an academic question, some searching on the web should turn up an adequate explanation. If this is about you or someone you know, you really should let a neurologist diagnose and then explain how he could tell. Much more informative that way.See 1 more doctor answer
None: Bell's palsy is paralysis of the facial nerve. In no way related to TMJ. However, I have see patients with malignancy of the parotid gland who were misdiagnosed as "TMJ? " develop facial paralysis because the cancer invaded the facial nerve. Be careful if you have both symptoms.See 3 more doctor answers
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