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Why does headache cause fever?

Why does headache cause fever?

It does not: The fever may be a response to a certain pathogen that also causes headaches. The headache itself is a symptom, and fever can be another component symptom. ...Read more

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Fever (Definition)

Fever = elevated body temperature (can be ...Read more


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Do allergies cause aches and chills?

Do allergies cause aches and chills?

Not typically: Muscle aches and chills are frequently associated with viral infections such as the flu. With allergies, there is usually itching, sneezing, nasal congestion, runny nose and frequently eye symptoms (itching/watering/red). ...Read more

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Can migraine headaches cause dizziness? Do migraines cause dizziness or can normal headaches cause this as well? .

Can migraine headaches cause dizziness? Do migraines cause dizziness or can normal headaches cause this as well?

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Yes: Migraines affects the brain..So dizziness can be related to the migraine or it can be caused by the medicines(triptans) taken for treating the migraine. ...Read more

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Can arthritis cause headaches and fevers?

Can arthritis cause headaches and fevers?

Yes: Depends on what kind of arthritis you may have. Inflammatory types of arthritis can cause fevers. Headaches are common in all kinds of arthritis usually due to neck problems. Suggest seeing a rheumatologist to determine if you have an inflammatory arthritic condition and possibly a spine specialist to evaluate your neck as well. ...Read more

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Why do most anti-depressant cause stomachache or headaches?

Why do most anti-depressant cause stomachache or headaches?

Serotonin receptors: There are more serotonin receptors in your gut than in your brain. When you take an SSRI, it is common to get side effects such as diarrhea for this reason. The receptors in your gut usually adjust to the increased levels of serotonin from these medications over the course of time. ...Read more

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Do neurological problems ever cause low grade fever?

Fever: Depends of course on the neurologic issues to which you are referring, but the answer is yes. ...Read more

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What to do if taking creatine cause vomiting, headaches and fevers?

What to do if taking creatine cause vomiting, headaches and fevers?

Stop it!: Supplements are not regulated and if you dont know how to take them or are under a professional's care, you are doing more harm than good. ...Read more

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What can cause the following symptoms? Severe migraines, chills, dizzy, dehydrated, no fever?

What can cause the following symptoms? Severe migraines, chills, dizzy, dehydrated, no fever?

Is this New?: If this is a new onset of headaches, you need immediate medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Why does hay fever cause tiredness?

Why does  hay fever cause tiredness?

Sleep: A stuffy nose can interfere with sleep patterns preventing one from going into the deep enough sleep. Anything that keeps one from going into a deep enough sleep can cause fatigue. Treating the stuffiness has been shown to improve the level of sleep and reduce the fatigue. ...Read more

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What can cause frequent fever?

What can cause frequent fever?

How frequent ?: Patterns of fever can be helpful in diagnosis. Do you mean frequent but clearly separate episodes of fever? Do you mean almost everyday for several weeks? Once every other day or every third day? A fever diary and associated symptoms can also help. ...Read more

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What serious illnesses can cause lightheadedness and headaches?

What serious illnesses can cause lightheadedness and headaches?

A brain tumor...: ...For one. But most of the time, such symptoms are due to something common, such as a cold or flu. If the symptoms persist, see your doctor and make sure it is not something serious. ...Read more

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Can concussions cause fevers?

Can concussions cause fevers?

Central fever: Fevers can sometimes originate from the brain following things like aneurysm rupture or severe brain injury. Central fevers, however, are typically a diagnosis of exclusion, meaning more common causes need to be ruled out. A "concussion" is unlikely to cause this. ...Read more

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Why does overtiredness cause fevers?

Why does overtiredness cause fevers?

Likely vice versa: More than likely fever is causing fatigue. Fever is often an indication that the body is trying to fight off an infection of some kind--the infection or other stress on the body produces fatigue. ...Read more

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Why do allergies cause dizziness?

Why do allergies cause dizziness?

Allergies: Allergies can cause dizziness if your nose is congested. You need a nasal spray or see an allergist for adequate control of your allergies. ...Read more

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Do high fevers cause schizophrenia?

Do high fevers cause schizophrenia?

No: High fevers may cause a person to become confused or hallucinate, but that is not schizophrenia. ...Read more

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What could cause headache and fever?

What could cause headache and fever?

Headche and fever: Most importantly that meningitis needs to be ruled out, then sinusitis or any fever cause may be associated with headache. ...Read more

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Do hydrocephalus cause mild headaches?

Do hydrocephalus cause mild headaches?

Possible: If shunt is present, should usually be asymptomatic, but if shunt is becoming obstructed, please see a neurosurgeon, and get checked out. If no shunt have a followup MRI to be sure of your status. ...Read more

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What could cause fever, headache, backache, nausea, and fatigue?

Viral infection: Most likely sounds like viral infection. If you haven't been exposed to anyone with similar symptoms and especially do not improve in 24 hours get checked out for flu. ...Read more

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Can I have meningitis having moderate headache for weeks, eye pain photophobia diziness without having other symptoms like fever, shivers, nausea etc?

Can I have meningitis having moderate headache for weeks, eye pain photophobia diziness without having other symptoms like fever, shivers, nausea etc?

Chronic meninigitis: The more common causes of chronic meningitis include cryptococcus, tuberculosis, and other less frequently encountered organisms. Go see your doctor and if indicated they may want to do a lumbar puncture (spinal tap) since this is the best way in which to exclude this diagnosis. ...Read more