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I have been getting a bad headache for a week?

I have been getting a bad headache for a week?

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

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

Also called cephalalgia, is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck, & can be a symptom of a number of conditions affecting those areas. It originates from pain-sensitive structures such as cranium, muscles, nerves, vessels, subcutaneous tissues, eyes, ears, sinuses & mucous membranes. It is non-specific symptom & can be primary such as tension ha, or secondary ...Read more


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I have a bad headache. I get them atleast once or twice per week. They sometimes make me feel a little drousy and nauseous but I am never really sick?

Probably migraines: The most common cause for frequent headache in an otherwise healthy individual is migraine. Oftentimes these can cause nausea, light sensitivity, and fatigue. Although you might think that you are too young to get migraines, many patients have had them even younger than you. There are good treatments available; a neurologist should be able to help you. ...Read more

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I take 40 mg Vyvanse 5 days a week and get a bad headache in the evening on the 1st day. Is low dose codeine once a week okay? I have uc- no nsaids.

No: I want you to have a great result on vyvanse. Love it as a medication and Codeine is a downer. Take care of yourself. You're special . I can tell by the great question you asked. ...Read more

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How can I get of a really bad headache?

How can I get of a really bad headache?

Migraine: There are several reasons for bad headaches such as migraines, meningitis which is brain infection, brain tumor, or bleeding strokes. You need to talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Why do I get bad headache frequently?

Why do I get bad headache frequently?

That is a good: Question. Glasses wrong prescription or brain tumor? Extreme? They are treated very differently, so i hope you take more time then just asking to find out the real cause, then i could stop worrying about you. ...Read more

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I get a bad headache everyday around 4-5pm, why is that?

Headaches: Headaches could be coming from tension, eye strain, tooth grinding, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

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I keep getting lots of flashing particals in my vision sometimes theres not many sometimes theres loads and other times its like shooting stars 50% of the after these random burts I get a really bad headache others a hot flushes and bad dizzyness with ri

I keep getting lots of flashing particals in my vision sometimes theres not many sometimes theres loads and other times its like shooting stars 50% of the after these random burts I get a really bad  headache others a hot flushes and bad dizzyness with ri

Migraine headache: Your description sounds like migraine headaches but you need to have a complete eye exam to make sure everything with eye is ok. Flashing lights can be a sign of retinal disease so a dilated exam is needed as soon as possible. ...Read more