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Odd headache lasting for several days. More like a dull pain around my temples with sudden head movements. Why?

Odd headache lasting for several days. More like a dull pain around my temples with sudden head movements. Why?

Tension migraine: Tension migraine is a type of headache caused by contraction of neck muscles that attach to the skull. The headaches often worsen as the day progresses. Treatment includes massage, physical therapy, biofeedback and meditation to reduce stress and anxiety. Botox injections in the scalp muscles and a variety of medications may reduce the headaches. See a neurologist who specializes in headaches. ...Read more

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Dull pain/pressure in left temple to eye to ear all day took ibuprofen still not helping? Do not get headaches so this is new to me? More serious?

Dull pain/pressure in left temple to eye to ear all day took ibuprofen still not helping? Do not get headaches so this is new to me? More serious?

Headaches: see MD: New Headaches should be checked out by MD. See eyedoc2020@blogspot. Com for headache/migraine diet (what to avoid). See eyeMD if you are farsighted or take certain meds to be sure not eye pressure or narrow angle issue. MD will check sinuses & do neuro exam. Drink plenty of water & avoid Asparatame & MSG for now ...Read more

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33 f dull slight pain left eyebrow near temple for 2 wkd on and off also blew nose and had yellow discharge what to do otherwise no symptoms?

33 f dull slight pain left eyebrow near temple for 2 wkd on and off also blew nose and had yellow discharge what to do otherwise no symptoms?

See doctor: Headache for 2 weeks that now has yellow nasal discharge is likely a sinus infection. Guidelines for treatment of sinusitis include symptoms for 7-10 days. Suggest you see your physician for an evaluation and possible antibiotics. ...Read more

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Dull forehead pain with occasional temple pain. Have being diagnosed with arthritis in neck joints. Could this be related?

Dull forehead pain with occasional temple pain. Have being diagnosed with arthritis in neck joints. Could this be related?

Yes: Arthritis of the cervical spine can trigger "referred" pain, but trigger migraines as well. Your headaches may also not be related to your c-spine issues. I would see your pcp, and go from there! ...Read more

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I'm having sharp/dull pain on & off today on my left side of my head/temple. What could this be?

Many options: It could be an infection, could be a TMJ problem, muscle pain, etc. The best bet would be to see what causes the pain and then see the appropriate professional. If it hurts when you chew, you might see your dentist. If it is something else you might wish to see your internest. ...Read more

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Dull pain and pressure on left side of top of head and somtimes temple. How do I treat this?

See Dr.: Tough to give advice over the computer without examining you. See a dr. As it could be a simple headache to a more serious condition like temporal arteritis. ...Read more

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Pain in left temple that lasts two or three days and then stops for a few days. Dull pain that can make skin sensitive and left side of head sensitive?

Pain in left temple that lasts two or three days and then stops for a few days. Dull pain that can make skin sensitive and left side of head sensitive?

Temporal arteritis: Can present this way....its important you get this checked out. A simple blood test (Sedimentation rate) can be useful! Speak with your PCP (primary Care Provider) ASAP Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Pain in right temple after straining, bending down or coughing. Initial pain is sharp and quick but a dull pain lingers for hours and even days.?

Some possibilities: Could be referred pain from jaw or dental areas, but might be secondary to a temporal arteritis, and occasionally, migraine events can present this way. Might suggest starting with your primary doctor, but a dentist may be quite helpful. ...Read more

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Dull pain side of head comes and goes?

Dull pain side of head comes and goes?

Head ache: Not sure what this could be without a good exam and evaluation. If this continues, get checked by a health care provider, good luck. ...Read more

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Getting an intermittent dull pain in the back right side of my head. Is it just tension?

Getting an intermittent dull pain in the back right side of my head. Is it just tension?

Possibly: Possibly, but one would need to examine the back of the head, and neck structures to make a more accurate decision. ...Read more

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I Have a dull pain in the back of my head on the left side, but I'm not sure what it is. And im worried.

I Have a dull pain in the back of my head on the left side, but I'm not sure what it is. And im worried.

Muscle spasms.: You may have spasms of the muscles on the left side of the neck where they attach to the skull. This can produce a headache as you describe. I would try some advil, (ibuprofen) moist heat and a massages. If it persists you should see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a dull pain in the back of the head, left side, it comes and goes intermittently, what could it be? Thanks.

I have a dull pain in the back of the head, left side, it comes and goes intermittently, what could it be? Thanks.

Tension?: You may have some spasming in the muscles on the left side of the neck where they attach to the skull. This can produce a headache as you describe. I would try some advil, (ibuprofen) moist heat and a massage. If it persists you should see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Shooting dull pain (3 of 10) in head and (sometimes) in chest (2 of 10) at the same time; however, it's intermittent?

Pain head and chest: There is considerable number of potential causes of pain in the head and chest that, it is important to find if there other symptoms like fever, and weather it is a long term or new onset pain, trauma, cough or shortness of breath, pounding heart, pain that is related to breathing or difficulty in moving the neck I suggest medical review to work to find the cause if this intermittent ...Read more

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Pain on my lower, right bottom part of my head. Nothing awful just a dull pain. I have a cold right now. Any relation maybe?

Yes: Headaches are common during illnesses such as colds. You can use a pain reliever for help. If you are not getting over it in 7-10 days, then you should be seen by the doctor. ...Read more