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Headache When Shaking Head
Constant high temperature, vigorously shaking, cold, headache, head is hot! Been sick once. Been like this for 3 days.
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
For two days now, I have a mild-moderate headache only when I violently shake my head up and down. Just nodding or shaking head left to right im fine.
Stop violent shaking:
Most people will get mild headache if they violently shake their head up an down.
You might have more tension in your neck than the average 18 year old, or maybe some chronic sinus stuff. That could 'tighten you up' so that you could get a headache from violent shaking.
If you're otherwise feeling well, don't worry about it. ...Read more
Have headaches in back of head for a couple of weeks now and any little bit of shaking of the head or bumpy roads makes it much worse and feel weird?
"Weird" not specific: 26 men don't usually have this for two weeks. Bad position in bed or chair? Taking too many vitamins? If getting better, hopefully resolved on its own (Motrin can help speed recovery). If something serious it should be getting worse by now, forcing you to go to the hospital and get evaluated (blood tests, skull films LP, MRI) ...Read more
Neck tightens up, then my head starts nodding and shaking like a tremor. What could cause this? I also get headaches
Cervical spindylitis: See a neurologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
36 yo, severe pulsating headache on top/bck of head accompanied by uncontrollable shaking as if cold. Ceased after vomiting. Should I be concerned?
GO IMMEDIATELY TO ER:
You have alarming symptoms. PULSATING HEADACHE, CHILLS AND VOMITING
Any history of ;headaches, trauma, systemic disease, Pregnancy,? New symptoms such as a fever, weakness, vision loss, double vision, or confusion?
Are you taking medications?
It can be any where from life threatening condition, such as meningitis, brain infection, aneurysm, bleeding, mass, etc. Of course it can be migraine, etc. ...Read more
Is it possible to get concussion from shaking your own head. After shaking my head I got a bit dizzy, had a mild headache, I also felt a bit nauseous.
Possible whiplash? Dancing at concert wildly shaking head for hours. Now, week later, dull headache and some neck pain esp when tilt head back.
Headache since a week. Mostly dullRt side, temple and around eye and sometimes lateral nose. Tad worse on shaking head vigorously. No other complaints?
Keep getting fuzzy head blurred eyes shaking headache heart racing feel like I'm going to collapse what can this be its worrying me?
See your doctor ASAP: Dizzy spells like this can be due to rapid heartbeats or slow beats or other causes of a sudden drop in blood pressure. Your heart racing could be the cause and your doctor will know how to diagnose and treat it. You should get it checked out before you fall down in the street or, even worse, have a spell while you are driving! ...Read more
Headache since a week. Rt sided, temple & around eye. Slightly more on shaking head. H/o rt optic nerve astrocytoma operated 18 yrs back. No recurrenc?
Get MRI of Brain: The best way to answer if you have a recurrent optic nerve astrocytoma is to get an MRI of Brain with contrast. Headaches is one of the most common presenting symptoms of brain tumor. In someone who has history of brain tumor especially astrocytoma, you are at high risk of recurrence. Please see your primary care physician and get a referral for an MRI and then get a referral to see a neurosurgeon ...Read more
Hello, I would like to know if I can sustain any brain injury from a vigorous shaking of the head backward and forward? I was shaking it in a vigorous manner (in the "yes" gesture, kind of headbanger's style), and acquired a slight headache in the forehea
Unlikely: But don' t try harder!Get a more detailed answer ›
Pain and nausea:
If this pain is occurring frequently you have two choices:
1: Go to the nearest Emergency facility,
2: Contact your primary doctor as soon as you can.
I am confident that the care you are given will make you feel much better. ...Read more
For the past 8 months have been having dizzy/light head headaches, shaking hands, and have had CT scans bloods ect and still no explanation... HTRF?
My symptoms are headaches, nose bleeds, pain in head, dizzy, shaking hands/ fidgety. Why is this happening?
Get a check up: It's not possible to answer your questions on this forum with certainty. Please consult your physician to get a thorough evaluation and later discuss treatment options. ...Read more
I keep getting lip shaking, hands legs shake, I get a buzzing and ringing in my head, I feel little jolts like electric shocks, headaches, can't think, not really here in another world, eyes twitch?
? Anxiety: Your description sounds like an anxiety-related condition but you should see a regular doctor to rule out more serious causes and to initiate treatment. ...Read more
Sudden headache (worst of his life); shaking, jaw pain, sweaty palms (have stopped). In 3rd world country, flying to US in 5.5 hours on 16 hour flight?
What could cause my heart to beat faster, nose get blocked, feel headache, pain in shoulders, hands&legs shaking, sweats?
"Adrenalin": A surge in blood level of Epinephrine or norepinephrine can cause all these symptoms. Assuming you are not abusing stimulant drugs, the statistically most common condition resulting in this condition is a panic attack. Also this may be an exaggerated response to early menopause. See your gynecologist. ...Read more
I have got hand tremors and I feel headache and dizzy. Sometime I have fast heart beating and my face getting red and my whole body shaking. Help me?
Can some seizures cause staring into space, tachycardia, tightness in head and dim vision but no severe shaking?
Seizures: Seizures at times can present as non epileptic in nature. Would see a neurologist to be sure ...Read more
I have got headache frequently. Sometimes I got shaking and cold without fever. What do I have? Thanks
Not enough info!: How long have you had these symptoms? What other health problems do you have? How bad are the headaches? As you can see, there is not enough information to give you a good answer. But new headaches are always concerning and should be evaluated by your doctor. Or you can consider Healthtap Prime for a 30 minute consult with a doctor by video or text (this is not free but it is reasonably priced ...Read more
I have fever for 2 days but now it rise to 104f, I'm feeling so cold/shaking/headache, what should I take?
A trip to the ER: If you are having measured fevers to 104f, then should be seen urgently (as in er) for evaluation and diagnosis, as very high fevers can cause their own problems, and tend to be bacterial, so this should be ruled out or antibiotics prescribed. ...Read more
I am running a slight temperature, (99.2), extreme headache, my body is shaking, and I've been blacking out... Any idea?
Infection: Maybe you have the flu, you should get this checked out, especially since you are blacking out. You may need medication. ...Read more
Last night when I got home I started shaking, I was nauseated and I had a headache. My heartbeat was fast. What could be causing these symptoms?
Possible: Its tough to tell without a full history and physical. It could be the rate caused your symptoms, its more likely the underlying problem caused the heart to go fast. This is called a reactive tachycardia. Simply put, when the body is "stressed" the heart reacts by increasing it rate. Sounds like maybe you have a viral syndrome like the flu that set thing off. See your family doc. ...Read more
Ever since I passed out a few days ago I cannot control my temperature, am extremely tired, have headaches and occasional shaking, what could it be?
I fainted four days ago and ever since have been experiencing hot and cold flashes, headaches, tiredness and occasional shaking. Should I be worried?
Yes: And you need to see your doctor asap before you faint and hit your head. ...Read more
I take creatine before I do triathlons. Sometimes I start shaking uncontrollably and get horrible headaches after competition. Is this causing damage?
What to do if I have headache, shaking while being warm, constant tiredness; what's wrong with me?
No: It doesn't sound normal. Please don't smoke. ...Read more