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Head And Neck Sweats At Night
A common site: Night sweats: there are many potential causes to sweating at night. The term night sweats generally refers to excessive sweating at night related to a hormone imbalance. There is no one answer to explain the origin of sweating at night. Some common causes are: infection, some cancers, several medications, low blood sugars and a host of other less common reasons. Were going to focus in on the hormone imbalance commonly seen in menopause, although by no means limited to menopause. We have seen a common night sweats picture in the men with prostate cancer with elevated estrogen levels. Swelling often starts around your neck We generally start with saliva testing which allows us to identify what the hormone imbalance actually is and treat accordingly. When we don't start with saliva testing we very often get very good success with progesterone cream in the form of wild yam cream. There are many different preparations of wild yam cream on the market and often the preparation does not have enough progesterone cream to be effective. The above is the simple answer the better answer is to work with a healthcare professional who has experiencing natural hormone therapy. Will be happy to further discuss your issues with you in the concierge service. Go to: https://www.healthtap.com/dr-stevenfergusonmd ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Eyes hurt when I look around. Headaches at night. Legs ache at night as well as sore throat at Night and elevated body temp and moderate fatigue. ?
Get checked: This can be a concerning constellation of symptoms and it would be wise to schedule a visit with your primary care doctor. It may not be anything serious, but better to be safe. ...Read more
Headache and neck pain for 2 months. Worsening. Wakes me at night. Can't sleep and now cold wet sensation in head and thumping ear. What could be ?
Hard to say: These complaints warrant a full history and exam. Given no history of trauma you could have a chronic headache or something life threatening like meningitis. As it turns out the best approach would be to be examined by your doctor and if unavailable to the emergency room to rule out these life threatening issues. ...Read more
Wake in the middle of night and in morning with head pressure not bad pain and stiff neck dry eyes sometimes all day worse when shaking head?
Tension Type HA: Once a diagnosis of Tension Type Headache (TTH) has been made, effective management involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) nonpharmacological management (Psychological support), and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. See an Orofacial Pain or headache specialist for evaluation and professional management. ...Read more
Burning/pinching headache left side. Worse during the day at my desk. Better at night when massaging and icing my neck. Sore back and shoulders.
Plan: The symptoms you describing often associated with tension and a overwhelmed stress. You need enough rest and sleep ,the first of all. Your work at the desk required alternation with some exercise for neck during the day. And make appointment with doctor for neck XRay and physical therapy. Evaluation and treatment. You too young to have these problems and need to rid of them. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long?: How long have you had this? If only for a few days, it could be either strep throat, or mononucleosis. If it has been longer, you should definitely see your doctor, especially if you are a smoker. Even strep throat needs to be treated. The internet is not a replacement for a physician actually examining you to determine what you have, and what needs to be done! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Go to ER: If this is your first episode or you just had a few similar brief episodes before, you should go to er to rule out cardiac attack. ...Read more
Pain under the chin, base of tongue, and gums. I had hoarseness and slight coughing especially at night. Woke up last night gasping. 28 years old.
Lymph nodes are sore under my jaw,back of neck + on right groin.I'm very tired + my head hurts and feel sweaty at night + can't sleep. Any suspicions?
Night sweats: Sounds like you have generalized lymphadenopathy and night sweats. Infections like HIV, sarcoidosis, TB, possible, also would consider autoimmune problems like lupus and rheumatoid arthritis also lymphoma or leukaemia possible. See a provider to evaluate these symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Woke up at night with nausea, vomiting, headache and chills at 1 am. After around 7 hours of these symptoms i felt good, and slept fine. Any ideas?
Night sweats 2/3 Times à week
Stiff sore neck daily 1 year
Sore hands and feet
Swollen glands/slow drainage in head
fatigue and mental fog?
Referral: Without knowing your medical history or detailed symptoms, I recommend visiting your primary care physician or reporting to the ER if symptoms are severe and not improving. ...Read more
I can hear pulse at the back of my neck during night in bed and ears crackle when swallow and feel full.will ear issue cause pulse in back of neck?
Eustachian tube: allows drainage of fluid from the middle ear, and equalizes air pressure on the ear drum. When the eustachian tube becomes blocked, usually from swelling due to allergies or from an infection, it can cause pain and sensitivity to sound, including your own pulse. Steroid nasal spray (eg. Nasonex (mometasone) or Flonase) can help reduce swelling in the eustachian tube and may relieve your symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Couldn't sleep properly at night. Woke up with severe pain in temples, forehead,top of my head, ears. Is this withdrawal from aerius?
I've experienced several sleepless nights,night nausea, painful to sleep on stomach, bad taste in back of throat, night sweats,and headaches?
Been having a rushing almost spreading feeling at night starts at feet, chills, sweat,body aches, throat pain,goosebumps, on anitboltics for 1 yr?
See physician: If you are having shaking chills or if your are sweating so that your bed clothes are wet, you may have an infection or other medical problem that is not affected by the antibiotic that you have been taking. You need to see your physician for a complete evaluation and an explanation of why you have been taking that antibiotic ...Read more
Awful head ache, which began 7 days ago at base of skull and back of neck. Base of skull and neck pain worse with movement, causes?
You have been evalau: From your background information I see you have been evaluated. Was the MRI of the brain or the neck? How was the diagnosis of benign intercranial hypertension made? When you discuss this with your physician. Diltiazem is a calcium channel blocker and can cause headaches. Was it given for headaches. Your physician can help clarify this. ...Read more
Bad dizziness, headaches, nosebridge & temples pressure, woke me up at night. pressure in the back of the head & painful stiff neck. What is it?
Migraine headache? : Your symptoms are suggestive of vascular headache. But if you are under lots of stress than also you at wake up with stiff neck but usually not pounding headache. Try Antiinflammtory medicine like Ibuprofen or Naprosyn (naproxen). Drink lots of fluid bid this is recurrent episode please consult your MD ...Read more
Nerve impingement: can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See an interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. See your dentist for tooth pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer