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What causes my back pain as a bend my head downward?

What causes my back pain as a bend my head downward?

Back pain is a commo: Back pain is a common symptom which can be secondary to many factors, such as muscle related pain, skin, bone, soft tissues (cartilage, ligaments, discs), nerve injury (ies). Other factors to consider include severity of symptoms, duration, and non-responsiveness to common treatments, as well as work and lifestyle limitations. Further evaluation and management by your physician would benefit. ...Read more

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What could cause head pains for 5 years when you lie down?

What could cause head pains for 5 years when you lie down?

Nose/sinus condition: Very likely that it could be due to chronic sinusitis or large turbinates from allergies which swell when we lie down. ...Read more

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When laying down i get a feeling in the top of my head like an elastic band being snapped, what could cause this?

When laying down i get a feeling in the top of my head like an elastic band being snapped, what could cause this?

Tension Headache: The most common type of headache is the tension headache, where the sufferer experiences a tight band around the head, almost as if the head were caught in a "vise-grip." the pain and tightness is usually the most intense at the base of the skull and tends to start in the neck and shoulder muscles. The headache can last only one day but may last up to a week or more. ...Read more

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On the right side of my head has a sharp pain and when I lay down or bend down the sharp pain gets worse and I don't know what would cause this pain?

On the right side of my head has a sharp pain and when I lay down or bend down the sharp pain gets worse and I don't know what would cause this pain?

Sinus or headache: if blurred vision,imbalance, getting worse get mdi of brain to be sure no tumor, if sinus congestion could be that , if sleep apnea[snores , wakes gagging] , morbidly obese, high blood pressure could be that or lack of sleep , , stress. if excedrin doesn't work or gets worse , have someone drive you to the e.r., if sinus congestion ; use nasal saline, flonase , antihistamine /decongestant ...Read more

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What causes light headed when lying down?

What causes light headed when lying down?

Vertigo: The sensation of lightheadedness is not very specific, but vertigo (bppv) could be one of the causes. I would recommend see your local neurologist to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Bending, forceful movement, getting up from laying down, this all causes a sharp pain on the sides of my head.

Head pain: Hard to say. Is the headache there when you aren't bending or stooping? Have upper airways and sinuses evaluated, and review all meds, particularly those for depression. And have headache diary to allow timing of headache. ...Read more

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What would cause one to feel dizzy, the whole place is spinning. This happens if I holds my head down or turns it ?

What would cause one to feel dizzy, the whole place is spinning. This happens if I holds my head down or turns it ?

BPPV: Sensation of spinning which is related to movement of head and resolves shortly after cessation of movement is usually benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. If there are other associated signs or symptoms such as hearing loss or change, pain in ear or persistence of symptoms, one should be evaluated. See treatment of bppv on-line. ...Read more

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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

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What causes pain in the right side of the forehead feels like the nerve. It is uncomfortable to lay head down on that side.

Pain: You won't know for sure what the problem might be until you see a specialist. Before you see a specialist you should see your Primary doctor. Hope all goes well - please keep me informed. ...Read more

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What can cause dizziness when your head lowers eg when bend down to pick something up rather then the usual low BP from sit to stand?

What can cause dizziness when your head lowers eg when bend down to pick something up rather then the usual low BP from sit to stand?

Peripheral vertigo?: A feeling of dizziness may mean a lot of things. Do you feel movement? Peripheral vertigo causes us to feel movement in excess relative to our movements. It is common with bending over and picking something up. It may improve with sitting or lying still. It also gets worse with turning the head sometimes. Sometimes other causes could be involved- low blood count, dehydration are examples 2 ...Read more

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Intermittent head numbness for the past week lasting 2 minutes. Now it is occuring down my left cheek and on the temple of my head any causes?

Intermittent head numbness for the past week lasting 2 minutes.  Now it is occuring down my left cheek and on the temple of my head any causes?

Head Numbness: Intermittent head numbness lasting 2 minutes may be caused by irritation of one of the cranial nerves. May be more serious if associated with headache or facial weakness. It would be a good idea to discuss this during an office visit with your PCP so you can be examined for additional findings. ...Read more

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Develop sores in head/scalp after taking 800 mg ibu 2x/day & over time. Feels as though nerve endings reach down into my head/cause travelling pain.?

Develop sores in head/scalp after taking 800 mg ibu 2x/day & over time. Feels as though nerve endings reach down into my head/cause travelling pain.?

Dermatolo. can check: If a person is getting sores on the scalp, a primary care doctor or a dermatologist (skin doctor) can check to see if there is a bacterial infection such as folliculitis. If there is an infection, oral antibiotics may be needed. If the doctor thinks there is some relationship to some Ibuprofen the patient is taking, the doctor will likely switch to another pain or inflammation medication. ...Read more

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What would cause lymph nodes to swell on back of head. Under 1.5 CM but on both sides. Swell up and down. ?

What would cause lymph nodes to swell on back of head. Under 1.5 CM but on both sides. Swell up and down. ?

Lymph node swelling: Lymph nodes are part of your body's natural defense against both infections and foreign objects. Around the neck and head is the most common place for them to enlarge since they help to fight colds, ear infections, sinus infections, scalp infections, and dental. Enlarged lymph nodes in the back of your head usually come from scalp infections, ear infections (sometimes just from ear rings). ...Read more

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What could cause a tooth to have electric sharp pains? I get that only at night when eating sweets and if I lean my head down.

What could cause a tooth to have electric sharp pains? I get that only at night when eating sweets and if I lean my head down.

Acid: Sugar in sweets is like fuel to the bacterial plaque that may be sitting on the root surface or in a cavity on your tooth. A metabolic byproduct of the bacterial consumption of sugar is acid which causes tooth decay and can produce the symptoms you describe. It will only progress to more complications so get it checked out by a dentist ASAP. ...Read more

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