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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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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


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After I eat I can feel really dizzy, I get a headache. What is my problem?

After I eat I can feel really dizzy, I get a headache. What is my problem?

Low blood volumer?: If you have a metabolic problem called the dumping syndrome, your blood sugar can fall dramatically after eating or your circulating blood volume may be temporarily depleted. Altho uncommon severe blood pressure changes following a meal can occur. All of these (and more) can cause your symptoms. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Why would i get a horrible headache and dizziness when i need to eat or are tooo stressed?

Why would i get a horrible headache and dizziness when i need to eat or are tooo stressed?

Migraine: What you describe are migraine headaches. Stress and skipping meals are classic triggers. You are in right age group for migraines to start. You should discuss your concerns with your doctor. ...Read more

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If i don't eat every four to five hours, i always very suddenly get really dizzy, weak, and headache-y, & almost pass out. What should I do?

If i don't eat every four to five hours, i always very suddenly get really dizzy, weak, and headache-y, & almost pass out. What should I do?

See endocrinologist: You may be having low blood sugar episodes, or so it would appear. See your doctor, describe your symptoms. There are pancreatic tumors that cause excess Insulin to be produced. In the meantime, keep some snacks on hand and eat whenever these feelings occur. Good luck. ...Read more

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Well, i get a lot of headaches and im talking big time, usually when i wake up i feel dizzy, i do eat normal, it happens regularly ?

Well, i get a lot of headaches and im talking big time, usually when i wake up i feel dizzy, i do eat normal, it happens regularly  ?

See a doctor: Most headache are simple to manage . A lot of them are related to the stress . But it needs to be evaluated by a physician to rule out any serious condition . You are too young for a serious problem . Check with a doctor please. ...Read more

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If i don't eat every 3hrs i get dizzy, shaky, sweaty, nauseated, headaches, and very faintish. I panic n eat until gone, gaining weight due to this?

If i don't eat every 3hrs i get dizzy, shaky, sweaty, nauseated, headaches, and very faintish. I panic n eat until gone, gaining weight due to this?

Hypoglycemia: You are describing symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). The most common cause is diabetes mellitus. You should see your primary care doctor for the correct diagnosis and management of the underlying condition. ...Read more

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How do I easily gain weight I am 20 pounds underweight even though I am constantly eating and when i don't for a long period of time or don't eat enough i get dizzy, I have a headache, and feeling like I am about to faint.I weigh 85 pounds right know even

I : I am concerned to hear that you get dizzy, feel like you will faint and get headaches. If you have not been to your doctor, please see your doctor. Your doctor will do a physical evaluation and check things like your blood sugar and your thyroid level. Don't know if you menstruate or if you have a past history of any eating disorders. The best thing to do is ask your parents to see your physician to have this properly assessed. ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more