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Remain calm: Prominent veins are many times normal, when they are not and you have varicose veins you can visit a vascular doctor for a consultation. Compression stockings, scleropathy or other vascular interventions could be helpful if it is that bad. Massage the cramp in your toes for relief, make sure you are hydrated, consider a banana, perhaps a magnesium supplement. Not sure about the red lips. ...Read more
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Cramp in my toes, veins more prominent and my lips have gone really red. What does all this indicate?
See below: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Cramps woke me up, my whole abdomen was spasming and my lips and tongue were numb. What could be wrong and what should I do?
Neurological: Numbness indicates neurological problem. See a neurologist. ...Read more
I went to the doctor yesterday cause I have a lump on lip of vagina. She said its swollen gland. Now I have bad cramps. Can barely stand up or walk?
Probably unrelated: But, if you are in severe pain and cannot stand or walk, then you need re-evaluated, usually in an ER. If no immediate ride in, then call an ambulance. If any possibility you are pregnant, then all the more potentially serious. ...Read more
Should I go to er? Epigastric cramp, hands numb & tingling, face numb, lips swollen, throat sore, short of air, felt like was going to pass out. I ha
Yes GO NOW!:
Not sure what meds you are on or what type of diseases you suffer from. Bring all your prescription meds and OTC meds to the ER with you and someone to accompany you.
It could be serious NOW GO! ...Read more
Is it possible to get a head cramp? That cramp feeling you get in your jaw from eating something sour or blowing something is the feeling in my head?
Headache causes: The cuases of headache are legion. Last time I looked, single spaced 3 pages. Common ones are migraines, tension, anxiety, sinusitis, mild head trauma, hypertension, eye strain, ear infection., prior cervical spine injury, central nervous system infection. The list goes on and on. ...Read more
My headaches feel like cramps and as if my head is going to explode all over the place. Any ideas?
Headaches caused by the muscles in your neck, face and scalp can be helped with high doses of magnesium. Take an epsom salt bath 2 cups for 30 mins every night and magnesium chelate 1 cap/night and increase until you get soft stool. This will be the amount of magnesium you should take daily. If this doesn't work, consult me to find the answer. ...Read more
I got cramps in my head and I got pills for like stress from my Dr don't know if they work I can't sleep at night I messing it to stop?
See your Doctor: Talk to your doctor if the pills to help reduce feelings of stress aren't working. Living in constant stress can't be easy and we know it is very unhealthy. Headaches can be common. Get your doctors help. This is hard to fix but well worth the effort. The next step is to followup and review treatment. ...Read more
I feel little aches like cramps in the lower right sido of my head, it's like a kind of cramp focused, the pain does not radiate. What could it be?
Last thursday I fainted from overworking out in the gym. SInce then I've been having back of the head and neck cramps along with slight loss of balanc?
Fainting=see doctor: Anytime someone faint when working out it can be a sign of something seriously wrong. You need to see your physician to have this evaluated. After falling it is not uncommon to get neck and head pain. The dizziness that you have also be related to the fall. All of the symptoms make this something you should see your doctor about soon. ...Read more
TMJ/Muscle Problems: You may also have a TMJ or muscle dysfunction problem that is getting worse. There are times that a bionator (one type of function orthopedic appliance) may be of great help especially when using for sleeping as well as when you can during the day. This tends to retrain and heal the muscles to help them function normally. Find a dentist that is familiar with TMJ & use of a bionator. ...Read more
I am 36 weeks and I am not dialted but his head is down. I have been having really bad cramps and pressure. What does that mean?
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If I look over my left shoulder the left side of my neck cramps up and I feel pain in my neck and my head shooting up. What can it be?
My sister daughter banged her head on my wife, there was mild cramp for 1 hour as my wife is 22 week pregnant. Is there any thing to worry about baby?
Hi my dad had a stroke in Sept of 2014. For the past last months his been complaining of headache on the right side where the stroke affected him. His saying now that he's feeling cramp symptoms on his head. Is that normal after a stroke?
Migraine Headaches: Without knowing more details about the cramping in the back of your head, I am unclear of the actual diagnosis. A potential diagnosis is a migraine headache, which presents with symptoms similar to this presentation. Follow up with your primary care physician to more accurately diagnosis your condition. ...Read more
L have cramps in the whole back and a feeling of hot and tension in the back of my head for 1 month.?
Get to the doctor...: Your question is non-descript; these symptoms could be from a number of different causes so I would advise going to your health care provider and have him/her get to the bottom of it. ...Read more
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I finished my period five days ago but am bleeding again. Have cramps and light head. What could this be?
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
My neck bloats when I talk, and my neck is cramps when I yawn or when I move my head down. Any suggestions on how to cure?
Need exam: Please see an ear/nose/throat specialist for examination and rx. ...Read more
Headaches: Headaches can have a variety of causes. Suggest you see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Seek help: Reasons for headaches vary from migraines to stress related and many other less common causes. You can treat occasional headaches with Tylenol (acetaminophen) or something like Motrin. If these headaches happen frequently I would see your doctor who will help figure out why this is happening and how to treat and possibly prevent them. ...Read more
Pregnant?: Your symptoms of cramps, and (vaginal?) discharge with headaches can be due to several conditions. Pregnancy is not high on the list of causes. Your doctor may wish to obtain vaginal specimen to send to the lab as well as a blood count as well as a pregnancy test. The latter to put your mind at ease. ...Read more
I don't rest comfortably at night, my head in all types of position, now I have these really bad neck cramps, what cam I do Doc? Thank you...Ann
There are many possibilities for the cause of your discomfort. Have you had any injury to your neck or spine? Are you doing heavy work, lifting etc. Or are you at a computer all day with poor posture etc.
Once the cause is determined then you have the knowledge to get medical help or physical therapy etc. You need a check up. ...Read more
Neck pain started on right side as cramp. Over a couple nights has spread to back of neck and head. Accompanied by headache. Thoughts? Pain is 4/10.
Stiff neck: Be sure the problem is not related to a head/neck infection. Old neck injury can result in painful arthralgia.4/10 pain is controlled by any NSAID like ibuprofen or naproxen. Next, use ice to relieve spasm and pain the begin isometric exercises. If still in pain try cervical traction of about 15# for 30" at a time. Check my book, "Stop Your Neck Pain and Headache Now" for more help. ...Read more