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Home remedies for a ear ache on right?

Home remedies for a ear ache on right?

Olive oil,garlic jui: The following home remedies have been recommended olive oil garlic juice whole onion cooked and wrapped in a piece of cloth and applied locally on the ear juice freshly squeezed from pepperment leave ginger juice etc as a matter of fact all these have been recommended and may or may not help, but if it persist you should seek medical help. ...Read more

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Headaches only on one side of my head , and down my neck. Best treatment for this?

Headaches only on one side of my head , and down my neck. Best treatment for this?

Identify causes: Any new headache, no matter the location or patterns should be evaluated by a doctor in order to determine what the cause might be. There are many kinds of benign causes for unilateral headaches, including referred pain from jaw, teeth, sinuses, eye, neck - but you need to be certain nothing worrisome causing your problem. See a doctor who may request a headache evaluation from neurologist. ...Read more

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Sore neck/pain in the top back of my head leading to mild headaches and ear popping for over a week! Any idea?

Sore neck/pain in the top back of my head leading to mild headaches and ear popping for over a week! Any idea?

See your doctor: Cervicalgia, is basically a pain in the neck. Most of the time, cervicalgia may be due to a muscle strain or ligament sprain. The headaches and general stiffness in the neck, are symptoms of classic cervicalgia. If your discomfort does not go away with rest, NSAIDs OTC, and moist heat packs, you need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Severe headaches on top of the head. I've had bad head pain on the top of my head for about 7months and the doctors here have no clue. Help?

Severe headaches on top of the head.

I've had bad head pain on the top of my head for about 7months and the doctors here have no clue. Help?

Some considerations: Has there been past head trauma? Is there related ear pain, sinus pain, or neck pain (posteriorly)? Is there any life stressor or tension affecting you? Are you overdue for glasses or visual acuity followup? Has there been a Head CT done? MRI? Are there any recent new medications? There are a lot of questions to be asked and be sure of from your primary provider before giving up hope. Good luck. ...Read more

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Had a severe headache all day..hurts on sides of forehead and back of head towards neck. Already tried pills how else can I relieve it?

Had a severe headache all day..hurts on sides of forehead and back of head towards neck. Already tried pills how else can I relieve it?

Severe Headache: that persists despite medication suggest that you seek medical attention as soon as possible to make certain that something more serious is not going on. ...Read more

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Home remedy for an ear ache on one side?

Home remedy for an ear ache on one side?

Olive oil,garlic jui: The following home remedies have been recommended olive oil garlic juice whole onion cooked and wrapped in a piece of cloth and applied locally on the ear juice freshly squeezed from pepperment leave ginger juice etc as a matter of fact all these have been recommended and may or may not help, but if it persist you should seek medical help. ...Read more

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Headaches on/off for 4 days. In forehead and back of head areas. Otc pain meds have no affect.?

Headaches on/off for 4 days. In forehead and back of head areas. Otc pain meds have no affect.?

Exam and history: Too vague a question without having a thorough history and an examination. Too many variables when attempting to determine the cause of a headache. Have you seen a doctor. You might also keep a pain diary and note how you feel throughout the day. ...Read more

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Head pressure back of head, neck and low back pain all on left side for week now. Temp around 97-98. Should i go ER or wait for primary care on mon?

Head pressure back of head,  neck and low back pain all on left side for week now. Temp around 97-98. Should i go ER or wait for primary care on mon?

Pain head and neck: Sound musculosketal related to bad posture or strenuous activity. You can observe iif no weakness or numbness on half side of body or bladder dysfunctions. If masages help then most likely related to muscle pain. ...Read more

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Doing physical therapy for migraines on my neck, shoulders, & base of head. Always off balance and dizzy. Then vomiting begins. What can cause this?

Doing physical therapy for migraines on my neck, shoulders, & base of head. Always off balance and dizzy. Then vomiting begins. What can cause this?

Neck or migraine: There is vertigo that comes when the brain doesn't get position info from the neck nerves either from muscle spasm or arthritis. Treatment is pt to neck if dizziness and neck symptoms parallel. Some migraines have vertigo as the aura. Nausea/vomiting seen with either migraine or vertigo but with migraine usually sound/light sensitivity. May need ENT with ear expertise to sort these two conditions. ...Read more

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Need a home remedy for a sore on the side of my nose?

Need a home remedy for a sore on the side of my nose?

Nasal sore: Hello. I guess the best home remedy for a sore inside the nose is a saline spray. Intranasal sores are usually caused by a bacterial infection that best responds to antibiotic therapy. This can be treated with a topical medication. See your doctor if the saline doesn't help. ...Read more

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I have light head pain last 15 days have pain in head temples and back of head and eyes and back of neck can you help me?

I have light head pain last 15 days have pain in head temples and back of head and eyes and back of neck can you help me?

CERVICAL: MUSCLE TENSION Headaches are very common and, in fact" are one of the commonest causes of headaches in adults! Eye strain is often "blamed" but usually NOT the cause (IU would get your eyes tested in any case!) TENSION, particularly ANXIETY/TENSION is the most common source of such headaches! Discuss with your PCP (Primary Care Provider) Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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How can I best cure head ache in back of head?

How can I best cure head ache in back of head?

Warm compresses: Try warm compresses at the back of the neck for 10-12 minutes about 3 times daily. You can try tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil with or without tea. If it is a dull head pain in the back of the head, you probably have a tension type headache. If the nature of the pain is different, or if you have any associated symptoms, it might be a different kind of headache. Consult your pcp. ...Read more

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Can staring at a computer cause tension in the back of head (occiput)? I have tension in back of head and dizziness. Normal CT. Massage not effective

Can staring at a computer cause tension in the back of head (occiput)? I have tension in back of head and dizziness. Normal CT. Massage not effective

Occipital neuralgia: The greater and lesser occipital nerves live in the back of the head on both sides. The lesser nerve runs towards your ear and the greater nerve runs to top of back of your head. These occipital nerves can be aggravated without any trauma. Tilting head back can cause dizziness if these nerves are aggravated. 7 days or oral steroid or 5 days of Toradol may knock out this irritation to these nerves. ...Read more

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What are some reliable natural methods to relieve sinusitis pain? My whole head is heavy, especially the eyebrow and nose area, been going on for long

What are some reliable natural methods to relieve sinusitis pain? My whole head is heavy, especially the eyebrow and nose area, been going on for long

Sinus pain: Would follow up with ENT/ allergist /doctor why you have sinus pain. Is it pollen? reflux? food allergies ( I have seen individuals with milk sensitivity - not lactose deficient- who had recurrent sinusitis) Elevate head of bed with pillow under mattress( will prevetn backflow into sinus), consider elimination diet, try HEPA filter in bedroom, f/u w/ docs , for now may need antibiotics. ...Read more

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Headache for 6 days. Pain in the back of my head on the right along w/ neck and shoulder pain. Also hurts at temples. Been stressed. What should I do?

Headache for 6 days. Pain in the back of my head on the right along w/ neck and shoulder pain. Also hurts at temples. Been stressed. What should I do?

Get going: Six days of a headache is too long. Unable to cope with stress can be unhealthy too. Add tylenol/acetaminophen to the ibuprofen, heat and stretch to your neck, and see your physician or a chiropractor soon. Don't forget about your dental health, as jaw clenching can contribute to headaches on one side. ...Read more

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What treatments are available for back ache in the morning from sleeping?

What treatments are available for back ache in the morning from sleeping?

Choice: You need evaluation by physician to determine the cause. Over the counter pain medications can give you temporary solution. Consider softer/ firmer mattress and pillow size. Physical therapy can be additional option after determining the pathology. ...Read more

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How do you treat positional vertigo? Its causing me to have major headaches and pain/heaviness on the back of my head and neck.

How do you treat positional vertigo? Its causing me to have major headaches and pain/heaviness on the back of my head and neck.

Confirm it first: Benign positional vertigo can cause significant symptoms (namely the sense of room spinning). It usually does not cause pain or headaches. I would get into see your primary or an ENT to ensure you have the right diagnosis. ...Read more

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Iam suffering from toothache, headache and facial pain on the right side. Suggest me some remedies!

Iam suffering from toothache, headache and facial pain on the right side. Suggest me some remedies!

Or: It could be pain coming from something unrelated to a tooth. It could be from many things including muscles or nerves. I would suggest seeing a dentist who is focused on facial pain if the endodontist finds nothing wrong with your teeth. ...Read more

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