Top
30
Doctor insights on: I Have A Headic

Share
1

1
I got hit in my head and I have a headic the hit was not that hard but how can I tell if I have something wrong its better but anxious?

I got hit in my head and I have a headic the hit was not that hard but how can I tell if I have something wrong its better but anxious?

Head injury: Did you lose consciousness? You can have a concussion with or without loss of consciousness. Headache/ pressure of head? Are you unable to recall what happened? Do you feel dizzy or have ringing in the ears? Confusion or slurred speech? Nausea or vomiting? Extreme fatigue? If you believe you have a concussion please seek medical care. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
4,306 Doctors shared insights

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


2

2
I hit my head when I was backing my car in I was dizzy but now I have a headic my car hit the pole when I was backing no damage to my car called dr?

I hit my head when I was backing my car in I was dizzy but now I have a headic my car hit the pole when I was backing no damage to my car called dr?

Head and neck pain: While backing up your car, if you had an injury, it is called a whiplash type of injury which may cause muscle spasms as well as (if the impact was high) damage to the small joints inthe spine. This may lead to inability to extend the neck and constant pain. If it persists, see a pain physician for proper evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

3

3
I have been experiencing light headiness for the past two days. I am also feeling nausea?

I have been experiencing light headiness for the past two days. I am also feeling nausea?

Many causes: Light headedness and nausea have many causes. You can enter additional symptoms and answer questions to find out some of those causes in Dr. AI:
https://www. Healthtap. Com/symptoms ...Read more

4

4
I have been experiencing light headiness, tension type headaches, tingling (sometimes), for 2 1/2 months. Doctor says I'm stressed. Help?

I have been experiencing light headiness, tension type headaches, tingling (sometimes), for 2 1/2 months. Doctor says I'm stressed. Help?

Tension headache: Preventive treatment is appropriate for most patients with chronic tension-type headache. The evidence regarding prophylactic drugs for tension-type headache is limited and inconsistent, but perhaps is strongest for the tricyclic antidepressants such as amitriptyline. Behavioral treatments for headache include biofeedback, relaxation, and cognitive-behavioral therapy (ie, stress management). ...Read more

6

6
What is headache?

What is headache?

Pain inside skull: Most people have a headache at some time, such as from colds and flus, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Several over-the-counter options include Tylenol (acetaminophen), Motrin, Alleve, Excedrin Migraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent or weird headache, or one with other worrisome symptoms should be examined. ...Read more

7

7
I have a headache.

I have a headache.

Multiple additional: Eye problems mentioned, but sinus issues, migraine, tension ha's, hypertension, intracranial lesions, neck arthritis, thoracic outlet syndrome, giant cell arteritis, are additional causes of headaches. Perhaps this needs an evaluation? ...Read more

8

8
I have a headache?

I have a headache?

Start with tylenol (acetaminophen): Try tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen for mild to moderate headache; if no relief see your physician to get it checked out. If you do get relief only temporarily see your physician for this as well. ...Read more

9

9
What is headache?

What is headache?

Pain inside skull: Most people have a headache at some time, such as from colds and flus, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Several over-the-counter options include Tylenol (acetaminophen), Motrin, Alleve, Excedrin Migraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent or weird headache, or one with other worrisome symptoms must be examined. ...Read more

10

10
I have a headache?

I have a headache?

Headache: Hi, Thank you for your question.

Try over the counter anti-inflammatory medications.

Hope that helps. Contact me if you have any other questions :-)
Dr. M ...Read more

11

11
What is a headache?

What is a headache?

R/O TENSION HA: The 4 basic headaches are Tension, Sinus, migraine and cluster. The muscles that originate at the base of the neck insert near the temple. Rest /ice and a darkened room may help. Also a NSAID like Aleve (naproxen) /daypro. Muscle relaxant ie KLONOPIN/ FLEXERIL. Meditation/Yoga/Biofeedback. GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH. Com You need a full exam an blood work to be through. If symptoms worsen seek medical evaluation ...Read more

12

12
Achy body headache?

Achy body headache?

Headaches: Your headaches could be coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, teeth grindgin, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

13

13
What is a headache?

What is a headache?

Headache: It is when you experience pain in your head. It can be from many different causes, neurologic, vascular, muscular, etc. Too many reasons to list. ...Read more

14

14
I have an headache?

I have an headache?

Many possibilities: Most people get a headache at some time, such as from colds, infections, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Over-the-counter options include Tylenol, (acetaminophen) Motrin or Advil, Alleve, Excedrin Migraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent headache, weird headache, or with other worrisome symptoms must be checked. ...Read more

15

15
I've got a headache?

I've got a headache?

Try some tylenol (acetaminophen): How bad is your headache? If it's mild to moderate, tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen may help. If it is the worst headache you have had in your life, you should go to the emergency room. If it's bad but not the worst, make an appointment with your doctor to discuss treatment. ...Read more

16

16
What cause headache?

What cause headache?

Many many reasons: See photo for some reasons. Most common are benign. Reasons can be illnesses that affect your body to local diseases such as sinus, or teeth. Most are not serious. I suggest a consult with a physician. ...Read more

17

17
How to cure headache?

How to cure headache?

Too broad: A question for this format, Florence, I am sorry. I would suggest that you schedule a consult with me or another provider to try to determine the type and cause of your headaches and help you to learn to deal with them. Good news is, most are manageable! ...Read more

18

18
How to stop headache?

How to stop headache?

It depends on type: This depends on what type of headache as there are many types of headaches. The most common thing that people use are over-the-counter pain relievers like ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen). However, if it is a migraine headache it may require prescription meds. If related to muscle tension a massage can help. Acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, chiropractic treatment, stress reduction and sleep can help too. ...Read more

19

19
Medicine for headache?

Medicine for headache?

Several options: Most people have a headache at some time, such as from colds and flus, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Several over-the-counter options include tylenol, (acetaminophen) motrin/advil, alleve, excedrinmigraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent headache, weird headache, or one with other worrisome symptoms must be seen by a doctor! ...Read more

20

20
What causes a headache?

What causes a headache?

Many things: Depending on symptoms, headaches can be caused by different things, as benign as stress, cold, low blood sugar to as dangerous as tumors, brain infections or bleeding in a head. ...Read more

21

21
Why do I have headache?

Why do I have headache?

There are: Numerous potential causes for headache. The most common type is a tension heaadache. Can you be more specific about the nature/character of your symptoms? ...Read more

22

22
I always have headache?

I always have headache?

Get checked out: A good start at finding potential headache triggers would be to maintain a diary. Every time you have a headache write down what you were doing, the foods you ate that day, alcohol, smoking, caffeine, stress, how much sleep you had the night before, eye strain, etc. Try to find patterns in your headache so that you can learn what things to avoid. Get checked by your doctor. ...Read more

23

23
How to stop a headache?

How to stop a headache?

Best Headache Meds: A 2014 study indicates that medication containing a combination of acetylsalicylic acid, (aspirin), acetaminophen (paracetamol), and caffeine is more effective than acetaminophen alone.

http://thejournalofheadacheandpain. Springeropen. Com/articles/10.1186/1129-2377-15-76 ...Read more

24

24
How to cure a headache?

How to cure a headache?

New family?: Kidding aside, headaches could be symptoms of something else. We have all these common headaches that go away with tylenol (acetaminophen). There are headaches from the neck called tension headache treated with nonsteroidals but there are more complicated headaches such as cluster, migraine or some intracranial process. If the headache does not go away with common remedy, go to your md please. ...Read more

25

25
How to stop a headache?

How to stop a headache?

Take two aspirin. ..: And call me in the morning is the old joke about what doctor's say. You need to describe your symptoms to your primary care physician who can decide if testing is needed or if it is a sign of some other medical condition. ...Read more

26

26
Middle side headache?

Middle side headache?

???: Hard to say with the very short description you have provided. How long have you had the headache? Is this something new? Where exactly is it locate? Do you have other symtoms along with the headache? I recommend talking to your doctor so this can be discussed in more detail. ...Read more

27

27
I am having a headache?

I am having a headache?

Perhaps!: Best Headache Meds
A 2014 study indicates that medication containing a combination of acetylsalicylic acid, (aspirin), acetaminophen (paracetamol), and caffeine is more effective than acetaminophen alone.

http://thejournalofheadacheandpain. Springeropen. Com/articles/10.1186/1129-2377-15-76 ...Read more

28

28
Headache in the evening?

Headache in the evening?

Headaches: Headaches are often about fatigue. Eye strain is a common reason for headache. Low blood sugar after a long day with little nutrition is a common story. Hypertension from a day of stress may also be a culprit. ...Read more

29

29
I have a headache, why?

I have a headache, why?

Headaches: Your headaches could be coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, teeth grindgin, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

30

30
What is cause a headache?

What is cause a headache?

Identify triggers: There are certain foods and aspects of lifestyle that can trigger or worsen headaches and migraines. The best way to identify triggers is to maintain a headache diary and keep a list of foods eaten before your migraine.

Common triggers include chocolate, caffeine, cheese, msg, processed meats, alcohol, smoking/being around smoke, stress, skipping meals, lack of sleep or too much sleep. ...Read more