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I have tingling, tightness, and pressure on the sides of my head and numbness in the back of my head?

I have tingling, tightness, and pressure on the sides of my head and numbness in the back of my head?

See a neurologist: These symptoms may represent a headache or other neurological condition. You should keep a log of the location, timing, duration, and intensity of these episodes and take the log with you to a neurologist. https://www.aan.com/Guidelines/Home/ByTopic?topicId=16 ...Read more

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I have a bad headache in the middle top of my head accompanied by an ache in the ack of my neck. If i put pressure on the ache in the back of my neck ?

I have a bad headache in the middle top of my head accompanied by an ache in the ack of my neck. If i put pressure on the ache in the back of my neck ?

Neck pain first: The headache is due to the muscle spasm coming from the neck. It pulls the muscles from the neck and goes up the back of the neck up the back of the scalp to the top of your head. If you massage the neck muscles and relax them, then the headache may start to subside. Ice packs to the neck may helps as well. ...Read more

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When i touch my scalp i feel a slight pain in the center of my head and at the back?

When i touch my scalp i feel a slight pain in the center of my head and at the back?

NSAIDs: Hi, maybe just a little muscle achyness? Try advil (ibuprofen) or something like it. If it gets worse then see your md. ...Read more

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..should i feel pain when i tilt my head back in the front part of my throat. Also it hurts really bad when I cough and I press right in the middle of my neck in the front?

..should i feel pain when i tilt my head back in the front part of my throat. Also it hurts really bad when I cough and I press right in the middle of my neck in the front?

Need exam: These symptoms are not specific for a single diagnosis, and really require an exam and proper evaluation. Ok to start with your primary care doctor. ask if a referral to an ENT specialist is appropriate. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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The back of my head goes numb and i have blured vision and the back of my head cracks all the time it feels like presure on my brain at the back?

The back of my head goes numb and i have blured vision and the back of  my head cracks all the time it feels like presure on my brain at the back?

Headache disorder: You may very well have a headache disorder of some type. I would recommend that you seek out a headache specialist and begin tracking your episodes. Once there is a good diagnosis then, treatment options become much clearer. If you'd like to chat: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more

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I hit the top of my head on the freezer handle. The top of my head, right side and front is swollen and I feel pressure. The back of my neck is also ?

I hit the top of my head on the freezer handle. The top of my head, right side and front is swollen and I feel pressure. The back of my neck is also ?

Common reactions: You describe a minor head injury. If you are knocked unconscious, or if you experience new symptoms (eg,weakness, double vision, seizure, loss of balance) or if you feel worse, you should see a doctor for an exam. Swelling is very common when the scalp is bruised, and neck muscles often tighten up, especially over the 2-3 days following the injury. ...Read more

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How come I have a feeling of fullness in top back of my head?

How come I have a feeling of fullness in top back of my head?

Fullness in head: Start with consult with your pcp to review your medications (if any), order workup labs & check your vision. ...Read more

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I Have This Tense Dull Stiff Feeling On The left Side of The Back Of My Head and Neck. And I Feel Numbness In The Head Too. What Should I Do ?

I Have This Tense Dull Stiff Feeling On The left Side of The Back Of My Head and Neck. And I Feel Numbness In The Head Too. What Should I Do ?

A neck problem: You clinical picture could be due to a cervical spine sprain/strain with probably radiculitus of cervical spinal nerves:Go to see a Orthopedic for evaluation and management of you neck problem. ...Read more

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When i sleep in the night i feel pain in the back of my neck and i feel tightness in my back neck and during the day time II feel heaviness in my head?

When i sleep in the night i feel pain in the back of my neck and i feel tightness in my back neck and during the day time II feel heaviness in my head?

You need a good : Night sleep and a massage. Need eight hours of sleep everyday. May be related to type of work you do. Posture is one factor, working on the computer is another. Need to take a break in between. You can take some pain reliever and relax a bit. Consult with your physician , need more details and you need to be examined. ...Read more

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Im dizzy with light headness pressure feeling around the sides and back of my head and a rolling warm feeling down the back of my head?

Im dizzy with light headness pressure feeling around the sides and back of my head and a rolling warm feeling down the back of my head?

Light headed: Please visit doc to rule out/identify medical issues. These symptoms MAY also come from anxiety or be made worse by it. Please see a mental health pro to learn strategies to cope well w/this. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Fainted and hit my head on the wall.. Now suffering with neck pain and pain all around my head mostly towards the back of my head.

Fainted and hit my head on the wall.. Now suffering with neck pain and pain all around my head mostly towards the back of my head.

Syncope/Concussion: What you are describing is a mild concussion with neck strain and occipital tension headache. You should seek medical evaluation as soon as possible to get evaluated for the cause of syncope and evaluate your neck and head. ...Read more

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I have a what feels like tension headache, pain in the lower back of my head that radiates outward towards my ears. When I shake my head back and fourth it feels like swishing in the center of the lower skull. This is the 4th similar headache in maybe a m

I have a what feels like tension headache, pain in the lower back of my head that radiates outward towards my ears. When I shake my head back and fourth it feels like swishing in the center of the lower skull. This is the 4th similar headache in maybe a m

Tension headache: has qualities that set it apart form common and classic migraine: Typically it evolves slowly over hours. (VS minutes for migraine) There is often a band like constricting quality. Sleep does not help (as with migraine) I suggest you try butalbital and massage therapy, and if that does not work consider seeing a headache specialist. ...Read more