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Dull Ache In Back Of Head
Have dull ache in back of head near base of neck, feel a bit of pressure there too,hyperventilating, idea ?
How is your stress?: If stress is a factor this could be the cause of all of this especially if you are hyperventilating. The headache, the pain in the base of the neck and the pressure sounds like a stress reaction. Examine your health history and take stock of yourself. Too much caffeine? See your doc and get better answers. ...Read more
During part of sex, tensed up , over thinking then ,felt dull ache in back of head above ear , ear feels full. Not sure if anxiety or something else?
Grinding teeth (anxious) & had to cough , when I did , felt dull ache in back of head . How could I relieve the ache? Massage ?
Teeth grinding: Grinding can wear teeth flat, fracture them, damage the bone that supports the teeth, and damage jaw joints. Talk to you Dentist about occlusal orthotic, heat, relaxation exercises, evaluation of your occlusion. muscle relaxants, massage therapy, and referral to a therapist for your anxiety. ...Read more
Dull ache in back of head after belching then slight pressure .Have URI & my ears are aching, have cough, slight high bp. What's the dull ache about?
A range of things: If it doesn‘t go away after a few days, you should see your doctor to help figure out what it could be. ...Read more
I have a dull ache at back of head and neck on left side when i move my head what could it be? Thanks
Muscular: Sounds muscular but without examining hard to be sure. ...Read more
Hi have bump on forehead from clumsy incident , also deal with tmj, wondering why there's a dull ache near back of head ..is it bump or tmj ? :/
Evaluation: Professional evaluation and possible CT necessary to properly evaluate ...Read more
Dull ache/pain in back of head only on right side when bending over. Sometimes radiates forward to eye. Anuerysm? Tumor? Not Every time I bend over
Earlier I had a dull ache in the back of head. Pressed hand on it and had intense pain in top left side of head as a result. Very strange?
Referred pain: This may be an example of referred pain. Pain from your cervical spine is often referred to the top of your head or to the temples. Use some heat on it . See a doctor is it bothers you and doesn't go away within the week. ...Read more
Having dull ache in back of my head, , feel liquid cool sensation too, foggy mind , hard to focus , nervous ? When I walk , feel off balance
History of migraines. MRI in January clear. two weeks have had headache on and off. Dull aching back of head/neck. Tight muscles in shoulder. What2do?
Help your neck: Chicken or egg it doesn't matter. Find ways to get your neck muscles to relax and your condition will improve. A loving MASSAGE from a loving partner might be a start. Warm moist soaks on the neck could help. Get really angry and scream and shout, herbs, meds, acupuncture, osteopathic manipulation, good sex, there are many options but remember prevention is best. All the best. ...Read more
I was trying to sleep after I felt a dull ache in the back of my head..then it's like my inner thighs twitched & I woke up ..what could that be? ideas?
Child with headache for 3 days. Persistent dull ache with occasional severe pain localized back of head?
Headache: in such age should be respected, please get your child evaluated soon by your pediatrician or in ER, good luck ...Read more
Headache: You need to be evaluated by a physician ...Read more
Warm compresses: Try warm compresses at the back of the neck for 10-12 minutes about 3 times daily. You can try tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil with or without tea. If it is a dull head pain in the back of the head, you probably have a tension type headache. If the nature of the pain is different, or if you have any associated symptoms, it might be a different kind of headache. Consult your pcp. ...Read more