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I've been coughing after almost getting over a cold and just now I was coughing and when I stopped is got a pulsating feeling it's was pain but in my head it didn't last long is this serious?

I've been coughing after almost getting over a cold and just now I was coughing and when I stopped is got a pulsating feeling it's was pain but in my head it didn't last long is this serious?

Common feeling: That is not an unusual symptoms from coughing. If it continues or you have persistent headache numbness blurry vision or any other symptoms, you should of course go to an emergency room ...Read more

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My head keeps pulsating when I lye down propping myself up a bit lessens it. What could this be?

My head keeps pulsating when I lye down propping myself up a bit lessens it. What could this be?

High blood pressure: You note your head is pulsating when you lay down but gets better with slight elevation. It could be high blood pressure. It could also be aortic valve insufficiency. Make sure to get your rest. If you notice this continues then see your doctor. Even for 36 years of age it is important to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Have had a headache for about 2 weeks on the upper right side of my head. It is a pulsating feeling.?

Have had a headache for about 2 weeks on the upper right side of my head. It is a pulsating feeling.?

Migraine: I advise getting checked for migraine and medical treatment. See your physician-2 weeks is a red flag- call for an appintment now! ...Read more

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It seems that after very eventful even fun days I end up tired and with headache by the end? Some days my head pulsates. I don't have to be stressed.

It seems that after very eventful even fun days I end up tired and with headache by the end? Some days my head pulsates. I don't have to be stressed.

TTH: Tension-type headache (tth) is the most common primary headache disorder with a prevalence of 40-80% depending upon the particular study. Tth has been described as recurrent episodes of headache lasting minutes to days. Common triggers such as stress, mental tension, fatigue, lack of sleep, alcohol, and menstruation.
Rec. See your pcp for evaluation and management. ...Read more

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Hi. 28 yr old female and recently noticed a pulsating/throbbing sensation in my head when lying down. The past few nights it has kept me awake. Ideas?

Hi. 28 yr old female and recently noticed a pulsating/throbbing sensation in my head when lying down. The past few nights it has kept me awake. Ideas?

Not sure exactly: This sounds like what happens to me when I pay close attention. But usually I just go to sleep so don't notice it. Might possibly be related to your blood pressure, maybe some congestion in your ears or sinuses. Symptoms like these are best evaluated in person by your physician. Based on the findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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My head was pulsating and I havea fever. What I must doinf now?

My head was pulsating and I havea fever. What I must doinf now?

Viral Syndrome, but.: It is not uncommon for a viral syndrome to cause a fever and headache. If it does not respond to Tylenol (acetaminophen), . Motrin and fluids and seems more serious, you need to be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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I Have a pulsating in my head and a stiff neck, no other symptoms.

I Have a pulsating in my head and a stiff neck, no other symptoms.

Cannot diagnose: There is no way in which to even guess what is going on without more history and a physical exam. The medical care in UK is outstanding. Go and see a local doctor. Hope this works out OK and this advice is of value. ...Read more

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I am feeling my pulse pulsating on the top of my head what causes this?

I am feeling my pulse pulsating on the top of my head what causes this?

Sinus pressure: Is the lost likely reason but high blood pressure can cause it too. Check you BP and if you feel congested or have allergies take a decongestant. ...Read more

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I have pulsating arteries in my head. There's no pain, but they're just worrisome. What could this be?

I have pulsating arteries in my head. There's no pain, but they're just worrisome. What could this be?

Keep on Pulsing.: Pulsing arteries are completely normal and not a concern. If the arteries become tender, then that would be concerning. So, no worries and keep pulsing! ...Read more

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I feel a pulsating vein in back of my head left side at night sometimes is that bad or is it just normal sometimes?

I feel a pulsating vein in back of my head left side at night sometimes is that bad or is it just normal sometimes?

Likely normal: It can be absolutely normal to be aware of your own pulse or feel a vein spasm intermittently. If the pulsation is painful, unremitting or has any associated symptoms it would be a good idea to speak with your doctor about the matter. ...Read more

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Hi I have a pulsating pain at the top of my head and it wakes me up. Usually it is when I sleep on the rightside, the pain is also the top right side.

Hi I have a pulsating pain at the top of my head and it wakes me up. Usually it is when I sleep on the rightside, the pain is also the top right side.

Possible Bruxism: Being awakened or when waking up, if you have a headache, that is a very good indicator of bruxism, which is clenching or grinding your teeth at night. The muscles that control your jaw run up the front, sides and back of your head, including the top and back of the neck. It often isn't something that is audible to a partner while sleeping. Find a dentist trained in this area which includes TMJ. ...Read more

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Coughing then get a pulsating feeling along with sharp pain in the back roght side of my head has happend twice now over the last couple days should I be worried?

Coughing then get a pulsating feeling along with sharp pain in the back roght side of my head has happend twice now over the last couple days should I be worried?

OK: Do you remember when you were a child and went to an amusement park where they had an exhibit of a 16' tower with a bell on top and a sliding weight that went up a rod if you hit it hard enough with a hammer and rang the bell? When you cough hard enough you set off a pressure wave in your spinal fluid which travels up to your brain and voila - a pounding headache! ...Read more

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I am having a strange pulsating sensesation in my head for last 3 months. Now it is getting worse and spreading to face and lips I am having a strange pulsating sensesation in my head for last 3 months. Now it is getting worse and spreading to face and li

I am having a strange pulsating sensesation in my head for last 3 months. Now it is getting worse and spreading to face and lips I am having a strange pulsating sensesation in my head for last 3 months. Now it is getting worse and spreading to face and li

Those: Those are concerning symptoms and you need to have a medical evaluation. Please see a doctor and describe your worsening symptoms. Also tell your doctor any medications or herbs you are taking, and any family history. If you have worse pain, any weakness, vomiting, or new concerns then you must be seen as an emergency. ...Read more

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Vein in head pulsating because neck hurts?

Vein in head pulsating because neck hurts?

No: Veins can pulsate unless communicating with an artery. Check you BP and hear rate as mist probably what you consider a vein is an artery... ...Read more