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I Have A Sore Throat And A Headache
Doctor can evaluate: Nose and throat symptoms can be from cold viruses, strep throat, influenza, allergies, irritants, etc... It can be difficult to tell what the cause is. If symptoms lasted only 1 or 2 days, it was more likely allergies or irritation. Doctors have rapid tests for strep and influenza, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics within the first few days of strep symptoms. ...Read more
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
No fever, I have a sore throat, and a headache. I thought it was just a cold but it keeps getting worse and i get new symptoms each day .Whats wrong?
See below: Not enough information provided such as duration of symptoms. Upper respiratory illnesses can present like you have described and last 1-2 weeks, but strep must also be considered. See your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
Body is hot but i'm cold. I have no fever. I have a sore throat and a headache. My body also aches. What could be the cause of this?
I had a fever yesterday of about 103. I have a sore throat, an awful headache and my whole body aches. What could the problem be?
I have a sore throat and my headache from not sleeping well. It really hurts I cant sleep to my sore dry throat and my block nose :(?
I have a sore throat & constant throbbing headache after i just got over a 24 hour flu. I'm lightheaded & restless as well. Should i see someone?
Maybe: You are probably light headed because of dehydration. You could be restless as a side effects to over the counter cold medications. You could try drinking some gatoraid to help with dehydration. You could also call your doctor or see one, he or she can examine you and make more specific recommendations. If you're not better soon, i would see someone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a sore throat & constant throbbing headache after I just got over a 24 hour flu. I'm lightheaded & restless as well. Should I see someone?
If it persists: It would be helpful to know if you have other associated symptoms (fever, chills, loss of appetite, stiff neck, sensitivity to light or sound, nausea or vomiting, etc). If not, suspect that you are still feeling the effects of a viral illness and will recover uneventfully in the near future. If not, see your family doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a sore throat, chest pain, headache, dry cough, and pain behind my ear. What could this be?
Cold? Flu?: These symptoms are typical for a common cold with bronchitis, or perhaps influenza (except it's the wrong time of year for the flu). If you have fever or otherwise concerned, or if the symptoms don't clear up in a few days, or if you just remain concerned, see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a sore throat, a slight headache and my stomach feels weird. My whole body is in pain. I have a cough. And sore muscles. How do I treat it.
Viral syndrome: It sounds as if you've developed a viral syndrome. Rest and fluids should help. ...Read more