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Can pinched nerve in upper thoracic spine cause headaches and more during seasonal changes back of heard to cheeks to face? Symptoms and where?

Can pinched nerve in upper thoracic spine cause headaches and more during seasonal changes back of heard to cheeks to face? Symptoms and where?

Possibly: The common denominator being muscle tightness. Most helpful strategy towards improvement involve healthy living (yoga, reduce stress, healthy eating and sleeping habits, heating pads). Seasonal changes may contribute to stress or exertion (have you shoveled your driveway lately?). ...Read more

Nerve (Definition)

The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more


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I have severe back of the head headaches and eyeaches. Is it possible thay are coming from my thoracic outlet syndrom?

I have severe back of the head headaches and eyeaches. Is it possible thay are coming from my thoracic outlet syndrom?

POSSIBLE: Typical headaches associated with tos are focal occipital, but research articles do support tos as a trigger for migraine events. The headaches can be managed similar to garden variety migraines, and preventative meds do work. Talk to your tos specialist, perhaps visit a neurologist with expertise in migraine. ...Read more

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Hi, last period lasted for 10 very long days ending 4 days ago. Constant headache since. 2 days ago, period started again. Fresh blood, blackish clots?

Hi, last period lasted for 10 very long days ending 4 days ago. Constant headache since. 2 days ago, period started again. Fresh blood, blackish clots?

Periods: Without delay or hesitation you mus immediately contact your primary doctor.
If there is no good response please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility.

Most likely you will be seen today at your Primary doctor's facility! ...Read more

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Possible to have CSF leak 3wks post ESI. L4-L5. Bad headache/foggy/no fever/ nauseated/no vomiting. How long does the headache last? 4-5 days already.

Possible to have CSF leak 3wks post ESI. L4-L5. Bad headache/foggy/no fever/ nauseated/no vomiting. How long does the headache last? 4-5 days already.

Yes possible: Headache (HA) after epidural steroid injection (ESI) rarely occur this late but are possible. Is HA worse when standing/sitting up & less/gone if lying down? Can be associated with nausea, vomiting, dizziness, or visual disturbances. Treatment includes being flat in bed for least 24 hrs, hydration, & analgesics. Since already 4-5 days, I would call physician who did ESI right away. Drink!! ...Read more

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How long do a normal headaches last?

How long do a normal headaches last?

Varies: A tension type headache, whiich is the most common type of headache, may last several hours if you do not take medication whereas a migraine headache is typically 4-72 hours with out medication. ...Read more

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How long do post concessional headaches last?

How long do post concessional headaches last?

Post concussive: After a concussion it is not unusual to have some persistent headache, dizziness, vertigo or general malaise. So long as the symptoms are getting better slowly, I wouldn't worry too much. If increased activity worsens the symptoms, slow down and see if doing a little less helps improve your symptoms. It may take 4-6 weeks to get back to normal. If you are getting worse, go see your doctor!! ...Read more

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How long do cluster headaches last?

How long do cluster headaches last?

Unknown: Remmison are known to occur. Some patients spontaneously abort for ever. ...Read more

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How long will headaches last from lustral. Thanks?

How long will headaches last from lustral. Thanks?

Lustral: Same as zoloft (sertraline). If you started recently and headaches persist beyond 2 weeks report to your provider. If you are withdrawing form this drug there are a number of side effects along with headaches. ...Read more

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The start of diebeties how long does ur headache last.?

The start of diebeties how long does ur headache last.?

Diabetes & Headache?: Why mixing the 2 issues? Diabetes rarely sudden, develops over time, usually decades, typically/eventually "diagnosed" & called "start", "borderline", etc. Both DM & headaches=unhealthy, dysfunctional behaviors; better to focus on/understand issues involved, what drives & how to optimally resolve & prevent recurrences. Unfortunately, such focus & high quality assistance often difficult to find. ...Read more

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Why does a myelagram cause headaches and how long does this last?

Why does a myelagram cause headaches and how long does this last?

CSF leak: Like an lp, a myelogram involves introducing a needle into the fluid-filled sac that contains the spinal cord. If the hole created by the needle does not close, spinal fluid can leak out and cause a headache that is worse with standing and better with lying down. If this describes your headache, try lots of fluids and caffeine. If this fails, a procedure called a blood patch can plug the hole. ...Read more

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I always get these painful headaches after being in the sun for a long time or by the sun hitting my head for 10-15 minutes. Pain lasts the whole day.

I always get these painful headaches after being in the sun for a long time or by the sun hitting my head for 10-15 minutes. Pain lasts the whole day.

Migraine: All headaches are provoked by triggers, and not unusual for migraines to be set off by bright sunshine, amongst many potential triggers. You might find some benefit from sunglasses or a visor, but perhaps a preventative prescription medicine or otc product might be even more successful. ...Read more

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Sometimes 1 side of my head feels wet when the headaches occur. I've never had headaches that have lasted this long before. Could it be anything else?

Sometimes 1 side of my head feels wet when the headaches occur. I've never had headaches that have lasted this long before. Could it be anything else?

Headache: Headache can be due to one of the many causes and we don't have enough information to tell you what it could be. I suggest you ask your parents to take you to the Pediatrician or Family Doctor to get you examined to find what is causing your headaches and get treated appropriately ...Read more

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How long can tension headaches last?

How long can tension headaches last?

Usually brief: Classic tension or "muscle-contraction" headache is often a brief event running for 15-30 minutes, up to an hour or two. Usually will start later in day, and occupy predominantly back of head but can be diffuse. Typical migraines are usually longer than 4-6 hrs, and have different characteristics. ...Read more

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How long do the headaches from imdur last?

How long do the headaches from imdur last?

Half to one hour: Once the effect of nitroglycerine wears off- usually quickly. Within half an hour. ...Read more

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How long do tension headaches tend to last?

How long do tension headaches tend to last?

A few hrs at most: Tension headaches typically can last about 30-60 minutes and sometimes a little longer. If your headache lasts 4-6 hrs or longer, it could well be a migraine event. ...Read more

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Hello I have been suffering long term headaches that tend to pop out of no where and last all day long, they are moderately painful and worrying?

Hello I have been suffering long term headaches that tend to pop out of no where and last all day long, they are moderately painful and worrying?

There: Has been a recently approved medication to prevent these kind of headaches in teens. See your doc forhelp. If you know you are going to get a headache or start to get one take3 aleves (naproxen) or 3 excedrines as soon as you can. It hopefully will stop it quickly. ...Read more

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How long could sinus headaches last?

How long could sinus headaches last?

Weeks: If untreated the pain can last for weeks. If untreated the infection can spread into the orbits around the eyes or into the brain. If you think you have a sinus infection, see your physician. ...Read more

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How long do headaches after concussions last?

How long do headaches after concussions last?

Days...: Headaches after a concussion can last several days and in more severe concussions, weeks. If you are having headaches after a head injury see your primary care physician. Other diagnoses including bleeds adjacent to the brain and the brain lining (dura) need to be ruled out. Do not delay! ...Read more

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Can a migraine headache last for over a week long?

Can a migraine headache last for over a week long?

Not common: Are the symptoms similar to the ones that you have always experienced with migraines?
Any reason to believe something else might be contributing- allergies, sinus congestion, tooth pain, etc?
Also check your blood pressure.
If nothing to explain the symptoms please seek medical attention. ...Read more

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How long does a headache last when taking clonodine?

How long does a headache last when taking clonodine?

Clonidine not cause: Even if Clonidine triggers your headache it is not the cause. You probably have underlying migraines. ...Read more

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How long will headaches and dizzyness last after a car crash?

How long will headaches and dizzyness last after a car crash?

No specific time: If headache is caused by whiplash, nerves may be stretched, but also soft tissues of neck & upper back may be twisted, stretched or pinched, too. Vertebrae may be 'out of whack' and upper ribs may be mildly displaced;tiny muscles around vertebrae & base of skull may be in spasm;skull bones may be mashed together. All can cause headache. Osteopathic hands-on exam & treatment may shorten pain duration. ...Read more

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For how long is a spinal headache supposed to last without a bloodpatch?

For how long is a spinal headache supposed to last without a bloodpatch?

Days: If you still have a headache after a week, I would rec you have a blood patch performed. ...Read more

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Headache (Definition)

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