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Left side head pains when I lie on left side, right side head pains when I lie on right side, for about 6 years. Scared its a brain tumour?

Left side head pains when I lie on left side, right side head pains when I lie on right side, for about 6 years. Scared its a brain tumour?

Headache: You need to see a doctor to be examined and investigated. Less likely a bad tumor since it was present for six years and it didn't make you more sick. ...Read more

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I m having severe stomachache, left side of head pains, feeling of fainting, chakkar aate h nd I started homeopathy but it is not relief my symptoms?

I m having severe stomachache, left side of head pains, feeling of fainting, chakkar aate h nd I started homeopathy but it is not relief my symptoms?

Possible migraines: I believe if homeopathy is not helping your situation and you are having these types of headaches accompanied by GI and fainting like feelings that either you are suffering from migraine headaches or a GI disturbance. I recommend you see a doctor to get some intial testing done and then, get a referral to a specialist if necessary. ...Read more

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Since I was 17 I get sharp head pains left side head for few seconds every so often, past week I've been suffering with them every day????

Since I was 17 I get sharp head pains left side head for few seconds every so often, past week I've been suffering with them every day????

See neurologist: Many headaches are due to some toxin, pathogen, or allergen at one or more cranial joints or associated musculature. Some headaches are precipitated by clenching/grinding. See a neurologist. ...Read more

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What could be Pinching, sharp head pains that come & Go? Sometime right side, sometimes left. Pains last from 2-30 seconds each. I'm 21.,

What could be Pinching, sharp head pains that come & Go? Sometime right side, sometimes left. Pains last from 2-30 seconds each. I'm 21.,

Anxiety, Depression: I feel empathy for your severe anxiety, tic disorder and Obsessive compulsive disorder.
You deserve relief!
Taking Xanax (alprazolam) 0.25mg, Zoloft 12.5 mg and Prilosec 20mg have not relieved your severe anxiety and head pains.
Use Music, Breathing Relaxation; Visual Imagery, Yoga, Meditation and Tai Chi.
See a Psychiatrist for diagnosis of anxiety, depression and OCD, Have Intensive Therapy and Medication. ...Read more

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Over 20 years ago had head trauma from attack. I seem to be getting four kinds of head pains all the time. Most on left side of head. Some are very sharp?

Over 20 years ago had head trauma from attack. I seem to be getting four kinds of head pains all the time. Most on left side of head. Some are very sharp?

Not sure of your q?: If you are wondering if your head could still hurt from the damage done during your assault 20 years ago, I would say "could be" but would need to examine you and know more about it. If the pains have been constant since then, I would see someone but not worry. If they are changing or growing worse, I am recommending getting seen much sooner. ...Read more

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I'm getting throbbing head pains on left side near my ear in one place that comes and goes, help?

I'm getting throbbing head pains on left side near my ear in one place that comes and goes, help?

Possible TMJ: Since the pain is near your ear, which is also where your TMJ is, you may be experiencing TMJ dysfunction. A full exam by a dentist with tmd expertise would give you some answers. Not all dentists are experienced in this area so seek out the right dentist. Another possibility would be to see and ent. Depending on what other symptoms you have, the dentist would probably be the first choice. ...Read more

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My right side of face and head pains. I' m not having cold.

My right side of face and head pains. I' m not having cold.

Could be...: ...Dental in origin, sinus, tmj, neurological, or many other causes. Start w dentist as may be most logical cause of facial pain. ...Read more

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Sir my neck and head pains whenever I move my head left, right, up and down. Sometimes I feel a pain in my back also. Sir;why this pain happens?

Sir my neck and head pains whenever I move my head left, right, up and down. Sometimes I feel a pain in my back also. Sir;why this pain happens?

Discuss with MD: You really need to be evaluated by a medical provider. In an 18 year old male, these symptoms are usual from increased physical demand on your muscles and spine, such as a new sport, or new physical job. It could be from an injury with a delayed onset muscle soreness, or could be growing pains. It is however most safe to be evaluated to make sure it is not something more dangerous. ...Read more

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What can cause right side facial paralysis, right side lower head pains and a temperature?

What can cause right side facial paralysis, right side lower head pains and a temperature?

Possible infection: I would see a doctor right away. A dentist or ENT physician would be appropriate. The most common cause of head pain is a tooth problem. ...Read more

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Random sharp head pains for a few seconds. I get them a lot but this time had a pain in the side of my neck to. Neck been sore to recently. Related?

Sounds like tension: Tension headaches can give sharp shooting pain. I'd get checked by the doc at least once, though, because it would help to do a physical examination and rule out other stuff. ...Read more

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Head pains for 10 years? They get worse when I lie on my sides. Are these brain tumour symptoms? : (

No, not likely: Head pain=headache. If this is what you have for 10 years, it is not due to brain tumor as most brain tumors will create a lot more trouble within a matter of few months that you will be much more impaied. Headaches are commonly caused by muscle tension of migraines. You should seek a medical advice, preferably from a neurologist or a headache clinic. There are good medicines available for headac. ...Read more

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I've been having sharp pains in Both sides of my head and by my ears. Also tense neck. What could be causing the head pains?

I've been having sharp pains in Both sides of my head and by my ears. Also tense neck. What could be causing the head pains?

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

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I have been getting sharp head pains, on top, left, right. Couple of seconds then gone. No headaches, nausea. I suffer from minor/plus panic attacks.

I have been getting sharp head pains, on top, left, right. Couple of seconds then gone. No headaches, nausea. I suffer from minor/plus panic attacks.

Muscle spasms: You could have brief muscle spasms in the facial/scalp muscles. This could be due to stress, TMJ, poor posture etc.... See your chiropractor or massage therapist for treatment. ...Read more

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I'm having weird head pains on one side of my head feel like something sitting their along with feeling faint blurry vision what could it be?

I'm having weird head pains on one side of my head feel like something sitting their along with feeling faint blurry vision what could it be?

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) or asprin. Relaxation techniques to disipate stress are helpful as well. Meditation/Yoga/Biofeedback. You need a full exam an blood work to be through. If symptoms worsen seek medical evaluation ...Read more

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I have been getting dull head pains everyday on one side or spot on my head. What may this be? Brain tumor? Aneurysm?

I have been getting dull head pains everyday on one side or spot on my head. What may this be? Brain tumor? Aneurysm?

Many causes for head: There are many causes for Headaches. One sided headaches are often caused by migraine which is more common in people who have excessive stress in their life. So you need to find a headache medicine that relieves your headache, slow down at work and exercise regularly (like a daily walk). A visit to a neurologist may be helpful if the headaches get any worse, so that further testing can be done. ...Read more

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Top head pain, forehead and sides when I look up, down, and side to side : (worried it's a brain tumour. Had head pains for 10 yrs. 2 mnths since this?

Top head pain, forehead and sides when I look up, down, and side to side : (worried it's a brain tumour. Had head pains for 10 yrs. 2 mnths since this?

It's Not A Tumor: Brain tumors represent a very small percentage of head pains. If there is a significant change in headache, then check with your physician. ...Read more

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Have upper back pain both sides while bending neck forward, it pains till the head, pains on touch, pains on touch in chest ~ 1 yr. Chest CT clear jan?

Have upper back pain both sides while bending neck forward, it pains till the head, pains on touch, pains on touch in chest ~ 1 yr. Chest CT clear jan?

Muscle: Bending the neck stretches the upper back and posterior neck musculature which in your case could be too tight or strained from certain exercises or activities. Perhaps massage therapy would help the problem resolve. If you're doing exercises that are straining these structures, you may have to avoid or modify them. ...Read more

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Been having jaw pain n it's making head pains on the same side temples hurt scared bone brain infec on augmentin will that work for jaw infe if one?

Need diagnosisYes co: You need a diagnosis. Unlikely a brain or bone infection unless you've been told that is the problem.
could be a TMJ or wisdom tooth problem. See oral surgeon for exam/recommendation. S
If TMJ diagnosed, see a TMJ expert for guidance. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. ...Read more

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Could meds flomax, (tamsulosin) morphine, toradol & zofran - for kidney stones. Cause constant stabbing rt sided head pains (like nerve pain) for over a week?

Here are some...: Your current scenario should be re-evaluated in 1-2 days, but right away if the pain becomes persistent and you feel feverish &/or chill. To get these related things done correctly, please follow instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain insight on how to work with doc timely so to reach right Dx for right Rx, care, and counseling. ...Read more

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What causes really sharp head pains?

What causes really sharp head pains?

Headaches: There are several reasons behind the occurrence of head pains ranging from genetics, muscle contractions, stress, sleep disorders, teeth grinding, trauma, and different medical illness. ...Read more

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What could cause head pains for 5 years when you lie down?

Nose/sinus condition: Very likely that it could be due to chronic sinusitis or large turbinates from allergies which swell when we lie down. ...Read more

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I am having head pains and feel like not balance. ..giddy abit?

I am having head pains and feel like not balance. ..giddy abit?

ER/UC: Head pain with imbalance can be very serious: please have someone drive you to a local ER for neurological exam and imaging.mI suggest calling 911. ...Read more

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What should I do if I've been experiencing very severe head pains. Please help! ?

What should I do if I've been experiencing very severe head pains. Please help! ?

Headache: If you have tried all over the counterpain medications, you might consider a magnesium supplement, then see your doctor. You might need a daily medication like topamax (topiramate) or Propranolol to keep the headaches away. You can also find out if your headaches are coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

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What kind of symptoms can worrying causes? & why & how does this happen? I'm 21 worried bout my head pains I get & lil off balance feeling

Anxiety: Nervousness, sweating, feeling short of breath can all be symptoms of anxiety or as you put it, worrying too much. Speaking with a mental health counselor or psychiatrist can be very helpful in dealing with what is worrying you at loud. There is a multitude of pharmacotherapies that can treat anxiety very effectively so it's not something you need to live with. ...Read more

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Jolting head pains that shoot from back of my head to the top middle. Happen sporadically and can go days in between. Lasting 1 second, never longer.

Nerve: These are consistent with neuralgia pains from the occipital nerve which runs from the base of the skull up to the back of the scalp. There is one on each side of the scalp. This irritability of the nerve is more of a nuisance than a serious disorder and usually resolves on its own.
Consult a neurologist if you have further concerns. ...Read more

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Sudden, short head pains?

Migraine?: Some varieties of migraine exhibit sharp, icepick like pains, for a few seconds, but other variants may have intense pains lasting 30-60 minutes. Best to seek medical attention, as most of these problems can readily respond to a variety of medicines. ...Read more