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What to do if I'm always tired and have bad headaches?

What to do if I'm always tired and have bad headaches?

See a doctor: These general symptoms could be anything from anemia to stress. Best to get an evaluation of the more detailed situation with a thorough history and physical examination to help facilitate care. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I'm always tired and have bad headaches?

What do you suggest if I'm always tired and have bad headaches?

Multiple causes.: You will need a comprehensive examination and tests to rule out anemia, hypoglycemia, chronic EBV, autoimmune and STD illnesses. I agree that stress, tension, anxiety and depression can also cause these symptoms. ...Read more

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Lately I've been getting headaches (weird for me) and I'm always tired and get dizzy and motion sickness when I look at a person while talking. Why?

Lately I've been getting headaches (weird for me) and I'm always tired and get dizzy and motion sickness when I look at a person while talking. Why?

Seek evaluation: Any onset of new neurological symptoms requires evaluation. Can be something as simple as migraine or benign positional vertigo (often a combination thereof) or something as serious as a brain tumor. Best to be evaluated. ...Read more

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I've been getting headaches, feeling sick to my stomach, I'm always tired, and I have been getting hot flashes, and mid to low back pain, any ideas?

Flu: Seasonal flu is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP. ...Read more

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I've been having the same headache for the past 3 days and I'm always tired. What can it be?

I've been having the same headache for the past 3 days and I'm always tired. What can it be?

Headache x 3 days: Needs to be evaluated by office visit and exam for further history. ...Read more

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What could cause no appetite, mild headaches, and always tired?

What could cause no appetite, mild headaches, and always tired?

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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Why would I get headaches everyday. Feel dizzy sometimes. I'm always tired. What could it be?

Why would I get headaches everyday. Feel dizzy sometimes. I'm always tired. What could it be?

Dizziness: It is fairly common for young women to have anemia. This is a low blood count. The anemia could give symptoms of headache and lightheartedness especially if stand up quickly. You should get check up to see if you are anemic or some other problem. ...Read more

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I am always tired and sleepy. I get headache a lot and sharp pains on my head. When I think for a minute, I get headache. Why does this happen?

Disturbing: These symptoms are too non-specific to allow an opinion for cause, but they are sufficiently severe to warrant a full detailed assessment by a pcp. It is not possible to know whether this has an organic basis or a psychological one, but a good clinician should be able to work this out. Good luck and hope you get better soon. ...Read more

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Been feeling lightheaded for 2 months. Often get headaches and feel like I'm losing my balance when I stand/sit still. I'm always tired. Any advice?

Been feeling lightheaded for 2 months. Often get headaches and feel like I'm losing my balance when I stand/sit still. I'm always tired. Any advice?

Get seen ASAP: You have been sick too long. Time to see a doc. Dizziness, headaches, and fatigue can have many causes: some minor, some major. If you are taking any new over-the-counter meds or supplements, stop for now except for acetaminophen or ibuprofen (with food only and not if nausea, diarrhea). Do not drive or operate hazardous machinery and avoid heights if you are frequently dizzy. Get seen this week ...Read more

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I've got a pounding headache and I'm always tired. I also get dizzy and lose focus very often its been getting worse for the last week.?

I've got a pounding headache and I'm always tired. I also get dizzy and lose focus very often its been getting worse for the last week.?

Please see your doc: Because headaches really require a thorough history and physical exam, I recommend you see your doc. He/she can determine whether this is a migraine variant, cluster, or something else. It is possible that further evaluation such as MRI would be warranted. It is also important to consider your past medical history and present medications. So, again, please see your doctor. ...Read more

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I am always tired. Dizzy spells. Headaches. And I am having trouble remembering things I just did. I also get confused easily. I'm a 24yr old female?

I am always tired. Dizzy spells. Headaches. And I am having trouble remembering things I just did. I also get confused easily. I'm a 24yr old female?

Try neurology: Those symptoms are unfortunately common, and can occur with many syndromes. If your primary doc has ruled out hormonal problems, try a neurologist next. You could also check *reputable* medical reference websites like medscape. Com or others. Hope you get a diagnosis soon! ...Read more

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I'm always tired, no matter how much sleep I get! I have no motivation or energy at all and most of the time having a headache. Should I see a doctor?

I'm always tired, no matter how much sleep I get! I have no motivation or energy at all and most of the time having a headache. Should I see a doctor?

Yes: It is important to determine if there is a medical cause which can be corrected. Emotional issues can sometimes be contributory but physical assessment needs to come first. Take care. ...Read more

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Growth hormone level is at 0.1ng/ml. Is this normal? Periods are messed up. Almost daily headaches and I'm always tired

Growth hormone level is at 0.1ng/ml. Is this normal? Periods are messed up. Almost daily headaches and I'm always tired

Pituitary hormones: The pituitary gland is at the base of the brain and produces many hormones that control the endocrine glands of the body. Growth Hormone (HGH) is one of them. The symptoms you describe are general, not specific for growth hormone, but could relate to hormone deficiencies. See your family doctor and consider testing other endocrine functions like cortisone, thyroid and prolactin. ...Read more

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My belly button has been tingling. Io also have nausea and headaches I'm always tired. I start my period on the 19th but no symptoms.

My belly button has been tingling. Io also have nausea and headaches I'm always tired. I start my period on the 19th but no symptoms.

Non specific: Your symptoms don't point to a single issue. You have belly pain feel tired nausea and headache. If sexually active would get a pregnancy test. You need to see your MD to further define the cause. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have neck and back burning and arms and legs burning sensation. I'm always tired. Having a hard time concentrating. Stomach pain and headaches.

Paresthesias: Get an evaluation. You have several symptoms, but they don't all point to one diagnosis. You should have a thorough exam and some routine blood tests. If all of the tests are negative and you still have symptoms, perhaps you have anxiety - get that checked out as well if the tests are normal. Sometimes stress, anxiety, and depression manifest with multiple physical symptoms. ...Read more

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Why do I have headaches, blurred vision, and I am always tired?

Why do I have headaches, blurred vision, and I am always tired?

Don't know....: Need a lot more information. Make an appointment and discuss these things with your doctor. There are many reasons, some simple and some not so simple. ...Read more

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She is always tired her bones hurt and she has headaches sometimes she looks sad I never seen her like this She is 40 and she wakes up tired?

She is always tired her bones hurt and she has headaches sometimes she looks sad I never seen her like this She is 40 and she wakes up tired?

Fibromyalgia?: 41 yo female with "bones hurt, always tired, headaches, looks sad & wakes tired" has constitutional symptoms that warrant a general medical evaluation. If the exam & studies are unrevealing, then fibromyalgia becomes a consideration. Start with an Internal Medicine specialist. Rheumatologists are expert at diagnosing fibromyalgia, for which there are several FDA approved medications. ...Read more

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Why am I always tired, some headaches, and have numbness in feet?

Why am I always tired, some headaches, and have numbness in feet?

It would be: Helpful to know your medical history.
The numbness in the foot is neuropathy, finding the cause is what needs to be done. For example: are you diabetic? Do you have any back pain/problems? Etc? The tiredness and headaches may or may not be related. It sounds like you need a good overall check up by an internist. ...Read more

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Constant headaches for two weeks mild to severe moment I wake up. Always tired no matter how much sleep. Change in mood. Could I be pregnant?

Constant headaches for two weeks mild to severe moment I wake up. Always tired no matter how much sleep. Change in mood. Could I be pregnant?

Take a pregnancy: Test to see if you are pregnant. If negative then tension headache and depression may be an issue here and requires an evaluation by your doctor. ...Read more

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Can't lose weight, bad headache after any exercise, around 2pm I feel weak and shakey I can't even stand, always tired, what is this? No daily caffein

Can't lose weight, bad headache after any exercise, around 2pm I feel weak and shakey I can't even stand, always tired, what is this? No daily caffein

Weakness @ 2 pm: MAY mean drop in blood sugar. Other hormones may be involved w/the weight situation. Please see you doc. He/she may refer you to an endocrinologist. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I am always tired but I can't sleep, when I do its so hard nothing will wake me up and I have constant headaches. What's wrong? I've tried melatonin and no caffiene after a certain point and no naps during the day, but nothing helps.

I am always tired but I can't sleep, when I do its so hard nothing will wake me up and I have constant headaches. What's wrong? I've tried melatonin and no caffiene after a certain point and no naps during the day, but nothing helps.

These: These symptoms can be attributed to a multitude of diseases. Without a full medical history, physical exam, and laboratory testing it is difficult to pinpoint the source of the problem. Recommend an evaluation by his physician as soon as possible. ...Read more

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I am always tired with a constant headache with stabbing pains in my head, also if I look up I go dizzy?

I am always tired with a constant headache with stabbing pains in my head, also if I look up I go dizzy?

Migraine Most Common: Migraine, meaning vascular (we let the arteries in the meningeal membranes around the brain dilate) creating a painful pulse. Both life history & emotional states triggered by current issues (deja vue) play a big role. Usual tx is pain &/or vasoconstrictor meds, often a trap & promotes additional bigger problems. Better tx is very possible, though hard to find in the body-mechanic medical system. ...Read more