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What is the cause of frontal headaches?

What is the cause of frontal headaches?

Numerous: Including tension/muscle contraction headaches, sinus infections, especially frontal or ethmoid sinuses, migraine, giant cell arteritis, referred pain from jaws, neuritis or neuralgias, increased intracranial pressure, eye pain such as glaucoma. Maybe we can help more with a Concierge visit? ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

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


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Can needing glasses cause temple and frontal headaches.? Any help appreciated!

Can needing glasses cause temple and frontal headaches.? Any help appreciated!

Depends: Depends on your prescription, whether the glasses are store bought or made for your refractive error. In generals, glasses too strong or too weak can cause muscle contraction headaches. ...Read more

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I have bone spurs at the C5/6 that's pressing on my esophagus. Can they cause frontal headaches r below the eyebrow in cnr? My sinus meds won't work.

I have bone spurs at the C5/6 that's pressing on my esophagus. Can they cause frontal headaches r below the eyebrow in cnr? My sinus meds won't work.

Not usually: Mech problems can cause headaches, but they pretty exclusively run from the neck up the back if the head. I wonder if you might have developed a progression of your sinus problems to the extent that your medications are no longer working. Sometimes sinuses have to be drained. I would not hesitate to be seen. ...Read more

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I have been feeling dizzy lately and having frontal headaches. Can't go a day with out a nap 'cause I feel exhausted & some days I urine a lot. ?

I have been feeling dizzy lately and having frontal headaches. Can't go a day with out a nap 'cause I feel exhausted & some days I urine a lot. ?

Exam: Your symptoms require an exam and blood/urine evaluation: suggestive of both anemia and/or diabetes.The dizziness and exhaustion are suggestive of anemia. Please make an appointment to see your PCP. ...Read more

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No other symptoms but persistent frontal headaches?

No other symptoms but persistent frontal headaches?

Worrisome...: If a headache is bad enough to awaken you from your sleep, or is very severe, whether frontal or other part of scalp (there are no pain fibers in the brain!), you must see your physician. Most presume a headache is just a headache. But if never evaluated/worked up for causes, particularly if pattern changes, or become more severe, it needs to be. Must rule out brain tumor. If no cause found, rx. ...Read more

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I have been getting severe frontal headaches upon bending down. What cold this be?

Headaches: I am sorry you are experiencing severe frontal headaches when bending down. Headaches can be the result of a serious condition. Although migraines can worsen with movements, headaches due to conditions that increase the pressure inside the head can also cause headaches. See your physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Frontal Headaches (Definition)

Frontal headaches is a symptom in which a person has pain in the front of the head where the forehead is. Severe headaches or headaches which are worsening each day over several days can be signs of ...Read more