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Nagging headaches after eating. Not eating same foods or types of foods each time it happens. What could cause this?

Nagging headaches after eating. Not eating same foods or types of foods each time it happens. What could cause this?

Depends: Could be jaw or dental related. Tmj joint could be out of kilter, aggravated by chewy foods. Headache tends to along side of jaw and head. Put fingers on ears and open wide. If you hear clicks or feel irregular movement or crunchyness in ears it is further confirmation. C md for evaluation. May need dds or ENT for this. Could be other. C m d.

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Why do I have headache after eating sweet food and drink up to 4-9 l a day... Got tested for dm three times, but everything was ok...?

Why do I have headache after eating sweet food and drink up to 4-9 l a day... Got tested for dm three times, but everything was ok...?

Metabolic?: Metabolic syndrome/ or glucose sensitivity or Insulin resistance - sometimes can cause this type of reaction... While is not dm - can be a precursor to or at least show that you are "sensitive" to simple carbohydrates.

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Light headed headache relieved after eating some food?

Light headed headache relieved after eating some food?

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively.

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I threw up the day after eating at a mexican restaurant, could it be food poisoning?

Could be: Food poisoning may be due to chemicals; microbial toxin and live micro-organisms. Please consult this site for more info. Http://www. Webmd. Com/food-recipes/food-poisoning/food-poisoning.

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After eating chinese food I feel ill! I'm nauseous, sore throat and headaches. Is this a reaction to something?

After eating chinese food I feel ill! I'm nauseous, sore throat and headaches. Is this a reaction to something?

Maybe MSG: Msg is a food additive that bothers many people and is commonly used in chinese (and other) food. There is also msg in most soy sauce.

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Can someone tell me why I get headaches after eating tuna? It happens every time and I think it's the frontal, sphenoid, and ethmoid sinuses.

Can someone tell me why I get headaches after eating tuna? It happens every time and I think it's the frontal, sphenoid, and ethmoid sinuses.

Depends....: On whether you are eating fresh fish or fish out of a can. You may be sensitive to some of the preservatives in canned food.

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Why do I always get headaches after eating lunch? I also start shaking and heart beats faster. It happens no matter what I eat

Why do I always get headaches after eating lunch? I also start shaking and heart beats faster. It happens no matter what I eat

Can't tell here: Could be lots of causes, including what and when you eat, meds, caffeine intake, work environment, underlying medical issues-diagnosed already or not, etc. Need to see md, give history, bring diet diary (with symptoms), get examined, tested or referred to specialist (e.g. Ophthalmologist, neurologist, endocrinologist, cardiologist) as appropriate.

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Why do I get headache after eating something sweet?

Why do I get headache after eating something sweet?

Many things.: There is a long list of things that can trigger migraines or headaches. Maybe is not the "sweet" but something else causing it. Substances hidden in certain foods may trigger them. Sulfites in certain wine, also chocolates, some fruits like straberries, bananas, meat, cheese may trigger it.

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What to do if I get really awful headaches after eating sugar and exercising?

What to do if I get really awful headaches after eating sugar and exercising?

May be hypoglycemic: You may be hypoglycemic. After eating processed sugars, you can have an Insulin spike that lasts longer than the sugars and it drops your blood glucose, low, leading to hypoglycemia and headaches. After exercise, you may have used up much of your endogenous stores and then become hypoglycemic. Discuss with your primary. Keep juice handy and next headache after workout, see if it juice helps.

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I get really awful headaches after eating sugar and exercising. What does this mean?

? hypoglycemia: In certain circumstances taking a high amount of carbohydrate will cause production of Insulin which may overshoot and cause hypoglycemia. There is a relationship between hypoglycemia and headache in certain individuals.

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After eating and sitting on the couch I get a pain in the right side of my neck, and gives me slight headache. This has been getting worse, ?

After eating and sitting on the couch I get a pain in the right side of my neck, and gives me slight headache. This has been getting worse, ?

Neck pain post eats: Follow up in 24- hours with doctor/urgent care or ER. Do you have DM or HTN or elevated cholesterol? You need to have your carotids and heart evaluated with stress test, doppler and MRA ASAP, if all negative could consider gallbladder F/U TODAY.

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For several days now I get a headache right after eating, regardless of what I eat. Any suggestions?

For several days now I get a headache right after eating, regardless of what I eat. Any suggestions?

Headache: Any past history of migraine? Does migraine runs in your family? Please discuss the possibility of migraine with your doctor.

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Why do I get heartburn and a headache after eating sugar?

Why do I get heartburn and a headache after eating sugar?

Sucrose intolerance: Sounds like you are deficient in enzyme sucrase; hence the symptoms. Consult with a GI specialist.

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I get a rather unpleasant frontal/nasal headache after eating salmon... What could be the cause of this?

I get a rather unpleasant frontal/nasal headache after eating salmon... What could be the cause of this?

Headache: Not sure why you are getting a headache after eating salmon. Easy cure, don't eat salmon!

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After eating, all of a sudden I get this huge headache. Now hours later I can't sleep, burning feel around my heart, & light shaking. What's going on?

After eating, all of a sudden I get this huge headache. Now hours later I can't sleep, burning feel around my heart, & light shaking. What's going on?

MSG Sensitivity??: Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a flavor enhancer found particularly in Asian food. Some people who consume MSG develop the MSG Symptom Complex consisting of some combination of: headache, hives, runny nose or congestion, mild chest pain, flushing, sweating, numbness or burning, chest pain and palpitations. This reaction appears to be a sensitivity and not a true allergic reaction.

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Could there be a medical reason why I get a terrible headache after eating any type of beans: lima, black eyed peas, kidneys, etc? Thank you

Could there be a medical reason why I get a terrible headache after eating any type of beans: lima, black eyed peas, kidneys, etc? Thank you

Beans headache: Could there be a medical reason why I get a terrible headache after eating any type of beans: lima, black eyed peas, kidneys, etc? Thank you. ANS: not that I know of but I would go to PubMed and search beans AND headache to see what worlds medical literature says. Get back with us when you find out.

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Throat itches after eating avocado? Sometimes I get really bad headaches if I eat a lot of it. Am I allergic?

Throat itches after eating avocado? Sometimes I get really bad headaches if I eat a lot of it. Am I allergic?

Possibly: If your throat itches - don't recommend you tempt fate. Stop eating it. However, if you want to know for sure - see your allergist. Take care.