Doctor insights on:
Headache Wakes Me Up At Night
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
Nti-tss: I have had great success treating patients with migraine headaches. Nocturnal para-function, or night time tooth grinding /clenching is a major cause of migraine headaches. Find a dentist in your area that is familiar with the nti-tss night time appliance to help manage the outbreaks. Here is a website for you to learn more and find a dentist who may be able to help. http://www.nti-tss.com. ...Read more
4 year old suddenly crying at bed time, waking up at night crying for me not going back to sleep. Had 2 accidents at night (awake) but trained since 2?
Night terrors?: Reassure her/him. No tv prior to bed--calm at bedtime ...Read more
My 6 month boy(formulafed) doesnt sleep during day, wakes up at slightest sound.He sleeps for 7-8hrs at night. Total<10hrs/day.Can I give him Atarax (hydroxyzine)?
No: Consider providing him a quieter and darker room during the day if possible. I strongly advise using a medication to induce sleeping on a regular basis especially on an infant this young. Pills do not provide good quality sleep . If he appears to be healthy otherwise, don't intervene for your own convenience. ...Read more
Depends on pattern: Night events for baby can include: awakenings, terrors, nightmares &separation anxiety. Nightmares occur in a light sleep state so baby is aware of you immediately if you check them. Night terrors occur in deep sleep & look like a crying fit or struggle.They are not aware of you and don't waken to light touch. Occasionally some show extra separation fear at points in development. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Talk to your dr: Sleeping is so vitally important for good health. It is when we recharge our battery and it enables us to thrive. Lack of good consistent sleep can not only be dangerous to our body ( high blood pressure, depression, anxiety) but to others. A leading cause of fatal car accidents is falling asleep at the wheel. Your body is telling you that you need help. Also look for a sleep specialist. ...Read more
Psychiatric consult: These 2 symptoms are quite sufficient to indicate the need for a thorough physical exam to eliminate any cause or contributing factor. Most likely, this will then lead to an equally excellent psychiatric evaluation to reveal the underlying cause. Please get the medical attention indicated; you ned not continue this rather uncom., & poss. Serious condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Every night a tickly cough wakes me up. I don't cough at all during the day, only at night when I sleep. What could it be?
My 3-month-old sleeps 6-9 hrs straight at night. During the day, he's alert and smiley and nurses every 2-3 hrs. Should i wake him up at night to eat?
If he/she is fine: during the day and isn't ill, these could be nightmares or night terrors. Night terrors are very common in children and often the child wakes up crying, but doesn't realize they are awake and then falls back to sleep (like sleep walking and sleep talking). If your child has had a cold, perhaps he/she has an ear infection.Please call your child's doctor to discuss and possibly see. ...Read more
Carpal tunnel night: Symptoms occur 1 when you are supine your bodies extra cellular fluid is redistributed so your face and hands often swell slightly. 2 one tends to flex their wrists or extend them while sleeping 3 moving less leads to venous congestion 4 once you get up get moving shake your hands are upright many symptoms go away for early cts. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Sometimes, you have a headache, you go to sleep and wake up headache free. But if you wake up with a headache, either the headache is too severe for sleep to stop it or you develop a new headache during sleep. Headache is a form of pain so it can activate brain activities and wake you up. ...Read more
Identify the cause.: Basically, this is what babies do. What you need to do is figure out why. Hungry? Thirsty? Pain? Too cold? Too hot? Colicky? Missing you? Congested? ...Read more
A friend is restless at night but wakes up at 6 am, falls back to sleep and sleeps till 10. What's wrong?
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Headaches that wake you up at night
- Rapid heartbeat wakes me up at night
- Heart palpitations wake me up night
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Shoulder pain wakes me up at night
- Stomach pain wakes me up at night
- My coughing wakes me up at night
- Lower back pain wakes me up at night
- Headache wakes me up