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Violent cough makes head pound. What could it mean?

Violent cough makes head pound. What could it mean?

Many things: It could be you have sinus issues as well as the cough. Perhaps you have a berry aneurism( a bulging blood vessel in the brain). Prhaps you have cervical disc disease. I suggest you first go back to your doctor and makes sure your blood pressure is well controlled. ...Read more

Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Cough (Definition)

The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more


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Why does my head hurt when I cough?

Why does my head hurt when I cough?

Cough headache: There are a couple of possibilities. Coughing can raise the pressure inside your head, which can cause pain sometimes. There is also a poorly-understood entity called the "primary cough headache, " that is associated with coughing, straining, laughing, crying, etc. Here's an interesting link on the topic. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/primary-cough-headaches/ds00639. ...Read more

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I get head pains whenever I cough or bend ?

I get head pains whenever I cough or bend ?

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

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Pain in my left back side of head when I move it or when I cough

Pain in my left back side of head when I move it or when I cough

Neck strain: usually that symptom indicates a neck strain or misalignment of the cervical vertebra or inflammatrion of the neck muscles or joints. If there is pain shooting down the arm, it indicates nerve irritation and needs doctor's attention. Usually waiting or using an NSAID medication will allow it to go away. See a doctor if not gone in 4 days. ...Read more

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What can cause sharp pains in your head when you cough or snezze?

What can cause sharp pains in your head when you cough or snezze?

Strong reaction: A cough or sneeze causes a strong involuntary contraction of all the muscles in they head and neck. You can get pain if there is congestion of the nasal passages or if all these muscles fire at once. ...Read more

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At what age do you get the "turn your head and cough" hernnia test?

At what age do you get the "turn your head and cough" hernnia test?

Puberty: Scrotal and hernia exams can be done at any age but puberty is a good time to check regularly since that's when the incidence of testicular tumors increases. ...Read more