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Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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Have been feeling tingly numb sensation in face, makes skin feel tight. As if skin had been rubbed with ice. Cheek skin looks striated sometimes.

Have been feeling tingly numb sensation in face, makes skin feel tight.  As if skin had been rubbed with ice. Cheek skin looks striated sometimes.

Possibly swelling : You should bring your symptoms up with all doctors that are giving you medication. The finding could be a warning that your migraine is about to start, it could be medication-related, and with the description of the strea it could be that you have intermittent swelling of that area with numbness when swollen and the stria when not. You need to be seen when you are having symptoms. ...Read more

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I'm pre menopause+b12 deficiency.getting injections.i feel lightheaded.pins and needles in my fingertips and face goes numb skin feels tight.doc knows?

I'm pre menopause+b12 deficiency.getting injections.i feel lightheaded.pins and needles in my fingertips and face goes numb skin feels tight.doc knows?

B12 related: b12 deficiency can cause peripheral neuropathy and common symptom of this is tingling or numbness especially in fingers and toes Also b12 low can cause anemia which can cause fatigue or lightheaded If b12 injections don't resolve symptoms other evaluation may be needed ...Read more

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How to repair saggy face ? And how can I get a tight face skin without surgery ?

How to repair saggy face ? And how  can I get a tight face skin without surgery ?

Not that easy: Unfortunately there is no easy way to answer this ?. There are a few technologies that may work . 1 is radio frequency. Depending on how much loose skin you have you may see some improvement. 2. Some co2 lasers may also help with loose skin that can be tightened , especially around the eyes without surgery. 3. If you have hanging skin at all especially on the neck the only method is surgery. ...Read more

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I used head and shoulders shampoo 4 days ago and right after my facial skin felt burning, tight and irritated. I apply moisturizers but still irriated?

I used head and shoulders shampoo 4 days ago and right after my facial skin felt burning, tight and irritated. I apply moisturizers but still irriated?

Ans: You have had a skin reaction to the shampoo. Do not use it anymore. Try gentle lotions or perhaps even some hydrocortisone cream to the face avoiding the eyes and the mouth. The skin will repair itself brakes a few days. ...Read more

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I want to pull a good inch or two more of skin away from my face. How can I tighten facial skin?

I want to pull a good inch or two more of skin away from my face. How can I tighten facial skin?

See derm: many procedures available to tighten facial skin. At your age you can use radiofrequency devices, infared technology, and ultrasound. But see a dermatologist to discuss your options ...Read more

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Do u think it could be my anxiety as I have it really bad at the min as my fore head feels tight ?

Do u think it could be my anxiety as I have it really bad at the min as my fore head feels tight ?

I can't make a: diagnosis in a vacuum. However, people with tension/ stress headaches sometimes say that it feels like their head is in a vice grip. I treat many people with this symptom with acupuncture - as they relax the headache usually goes away. Take care. ...Read more

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Neck hurts from the back of my head down and on both sides and it feels tight i lift alot of heavy stuff at work. what can i do?

Neck hurts from the back of my head down and on both sides and it feels tight i lift alot of heavy stuff at work. what can i do?

Neck pain: Would consider PT, massage, liftign techniques, Aleve (naproxen) if not allergic and or flexeril at night. Warm shower in AM, ice when home from work If lifting constantly consider breaks every 30 minutes for 1-2 minutes to shake out neck . may consider a few days of neck collar, sometimes at night it helps the neck from rolling all over f/u with doc /urgent care .. ...Read more

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I'm 30 had a twinge in my head , now I've got a terrible headache and it's worse when I move and better when laying down feels tight?

I'm 30 had a twinge in my head , now I've got a terrible headache and it's worse when I move and better when laying down feels tight?

Two possibilities: Low pressure headache due to spontaneous spinal fluid leak, or migraine. They are treated differently, but both are treatable. You'll need more history to be taken to tell them apart. I'm available for consults if you'd like to discuss further. ...Read more