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Lips Move Weird When Talking
Have been asking paranoid questions regarding my jaw surgery but here's another. 3 and half months post lips are very tight and today when talking lips pushed really hard against maxilla could it move?
Unlikely: Unlikely maxilla would move unless non-union (not likely). See your surgeon about concerns you have. ...Read more
I have a zit on the side of my nose. I woke up with swelling along my nose and cheek. When I talk my upper right side of my lip doesn't move right.
Get seen: This area is referred to as the Triangle of death. Infections can potentially spread to the brain from that area. ...Read more
My dad has a problem in his head on his left side of his head he freezes and his face would give emotions as if he is crying he can't talk or move?
2 year old head falling to side, cannot stand or sit now. Symptoms started yesterday she just moved to california, 2 weeks ago. Very vibrent and talking two year old, she is my grand niece
Go to ER now: As stated by another, this could be life threatening, and the earlier she is examined, the better. ...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
My head feels like its going to exploode. I can't lift my head, move, even talking hurts. I have gotten sick a couple times when I stand up I get dizzy?
Mutism: The brain conducts all body actions and it will still be there despite losing the function to talk. Despite being mute, a person can communicate by moving the lips, using sign language and respond by writing or drawing. ...Read more
3 yr old normal speech until tonight. When talking her jaw moves left and right not up and down and she had a slight head/neck jerk. Is this bad?
Hard to say: Video this without her noticing what you are doing. Then schedule a visit with her pediatrician to review the video. It's just too difficult of a question to guess here. Seeing the video will help your pediatrician decide. Is this a new behavior? Is it worse if you are looking? Is there a family history of seizure disorder or tics? Does it resolve with sleep? ...Read more
TMJ. Can recover faster if I go on a liquid diet and keep talking to a minimum or not to move the mouth/ jaw as much as possible?
I'm a singer and I have been experiencing tightness and a bloody taste in my throat whenever I talk or sing. It hurts my throat to move my head, too.
See laryngologist: As an 18 year old singer, the best advice is to see a laryngologist who has experience with professional singers. The symptoms you have could be a problem with your technique. Neck pain often means use of extra-laryngeal muscles and that may indicate faulty vocal technique. All your symptoms indicate faulty vocal technique and that requires cooperation between a voice teacher and a laryngologist. ...Read more
Shortness of breath, hands and face drew up unable to talk or move well for an hour. Episode lasted an hour was 4 days ago still tired, head ache. Why?
Weakness: Cannot make a determination based on the information given. See your dr. ...Read more
I have a small hard lump in my throat. It is painful to talk or move my head. It has progressed to behind my ear and my head is hurting.?
I've woken up to husband smacking lips sometimes he looks and laughs. Once I asked what he was doing and he didn't know what I was talking about.
? Automatism: What you describe sounds like an automatism secondary to partial complex seizures. You may want him to be evaluated by a neurologist as an eeg could be helpful. Other symptoms that may follow would include lethargy, headache, increased thirst, and memory difficulties. Good luck and take care. ...Read more
My lips stick together when I talk making it difficult to carry on a conversation. I feel the need to lick them which I know is drying. This has been ongoing for many years. It really embarrassing.
I am extremely self conscious about my lips, it might be bdd except that its more. I sometimes dunno how to laugh or talk.
Needs evaluation: I will refer you to read this book to learn more "the broken mirror: understanding and treating body dysmorphic disorder (paperback)" by katherine phillips. ...Read more
I have a kinda brown / white bump on my lip it's on the inside because I feel it but you can sorta see it when I talk. What is it?
Need Lip-o Suction?: Could be a little mucoid cyst. Ever bite your lip? Even if not, they can come up out of nowhere. Could get bigger if you fool with it. They usually eventually go away on their own so you could wait, but if it persists & bothers you or it's getting bigger, best to have a dentist look at it. Google "lip, mucous cyst"or" lip, cyst"and check "images"and see if that fills the bill. If not, Google "lip, horse" ...Read more
I have yellowish white circle at the inner side of my lower lips hurts very much while eating, talking causing me headache I've applyed some ledocain?
Mouth lesion: Does it look like a blister or a pimple? If a pimple it may be an infection that requires antibiotics, sometimes even strep can cause this. If a blister can be herpes which requires acyclovir an anti-viral. The headache may be from herpes too or just nerve pain from the swelling (s with any pimple). F/U with doctor /urgent care. ...Read more
My lip is shifting right while am talking & that happened after a lip lowering sergury is it common or is it failuer in the procedure, & is it curable?
Check with surgeon: The surgeon who performed the procedure is the best one to determine what is going on. If you are still not satisfied, get a second opinion by being examined by another surgeon. ...Read more
Pain attacks along cheeks to lower lip. Trigger by eating, moving, lifting, talking, etc. Occur sev times per day for months, then fine for months, repeat?
White gunk on corner of both side of lips. I've been noticing past few days, after talking a lot or chewing gum for a few hours. Also I do not consume or drink much water, mainly soda.
Dry mouth/dry saliva: Water is vital to the body. The symptoms of 'white material' accumulating after hours of speaking and not taking in enough water suggest dehydration and desiccation (drying out) of mouth secretions (saliva). Soda has no nutritional value at all - please avoid the empty calories and chemicals. Water is what nature intended -- after all we are two-thirds H2O. I don't advocate gum chewing either. ...Read more
Hi, My bottom lip on the left side started to twitch yesterday and since then has been stopping and starting, it's very irritating especially while trying to talk. It's very noticeable as well, as my friend mentioned it. Is there anything I can do that wo
Lip muscle will start twitching involuntarily because of stress, it could be a spasm from low potassium, and dehydration.
so try to relax, either by meditation, or by any other way that will make you less stressful.
hydrate well, and take potassium supplements like orange juice, and banana.
exercise your facial muscle on and off during your relaxation exercise by making many motion with your lip. ...Read more
Oral Cancer: Sore that will not heal, and a mass that does not not feel that the skin around it or may have decreased sensation. ...Read more
I talked to a homeless man who spitted when he talked. I had crack lips and a bit of blood. He might have HIV, could I get HIV if he's spit got on me?
Dry tight feeling lips. Smooth to the touch but feels tight and uncomfortable while eating, talking, smiling etc. Been going on for two months now. Ev?
May be lip eczema: Persistent dry, tight, or bumpy lips can be lip eczema, which may be treated like skin eczema, using hydrocortisone cream (twice a day for 1 week) plus Vaseline or Aquaphor to retain moisture. Sometimes lip balm or lip sunscreen chemicals cause an allergic reaction. Other times, a person is a primary lip-licker (it's her habit). Once cracked, lips get irritated by routine foods. A doctor can help. ...Read more
I do not what it called I have been daydreaming they lip read and I talk back it might be the absence seizures I'm having to cause this?
Video: Absence seizures can manifest in a lot of different ways. Would suggest evaluation w/ your neurologist. A video recording of your symptoms when they occur May help Dr make a determination ...Read more
Blister in mouth it's been a couple days. Got bigger, hurts when I talk or eat. Haven't had one for a while. Bottom lip inside. Cure and cause!
Painful smooth swollen bottom lip near what I thought was an ingrown hair. So big now I can barely drink and talk properly. What could this be?
See doctor: Pain often suggests the presence of an infection. If you have trouble drinking after the fluid has passed your lips, you need emergency care- rush to the ER-especially important if you have trouble breathing or a family history of throat swelling. ...Read more
I woke up with 4 coldsores yesterday. Now turned into one massive blister and the whole of my top lip is extremely swollen? I can barely talk. Help?
See your doctor: Prescription antiviral medication may help if taken within 48 hours of onset of cold sore symptoms. Topical medication available over the counter may also provide symptom relief. Ask your pharmacist for a recommendation. ...Read more
Bottom Lip has been twitching since yesterday and only when I talk. 20 year old male, African American?
I was talking to my uncle who is HIV + I felt a dab of spit hit my top lip. I wiped it away quickly Can I possibly get infected?
I bit my lip while I was asleep and I have a bump on my lip. It hurts when I eat food and a little bit when I talk. What Do I Do???!!!???
I have recently had a fresh pimple open wound on face near lip, and while talking to a customer she spit and in landed in same area. Worried?
Will upper lip (philtrum) stretching exercises help increasing the length of it? Will it help reduce the amount of teeth exposed while talking?
Short Upper Lip: No exercises to upper lip will not lengthen. I might consider BOTOX injection to lessen your gummy smile. It takes a real BOTOX expert injector to do this Fee range $1, 000. ...Read more
Blist inside my mouth bottom lip, got bigger and it hurts when I talk or eat. I haven't had blister for a long time. Why and what to cure it please:\
Can you get hsv2 if someone spits on you lip while talking to you? They had an active outbreak - don't know if its type 1 or 2.
First and foremost at 25 you should have had a blood test by now to determine if you have previously been exposed to herpes. 90% of those with herpes do not have sores but can still be contagious.
It is very unlikely but not impossible to get herpes as your described above. But, I would come down on the improbable side.
Get your test. Know the new facts about herpes. ...Read more
I have a little cut/sore on the inside of my lower lip and any time I smile or talk my teeth rub against it and reopen it and it won't heal?
See your doctor: Any cut/sore that lasts longer than 2-3 weeks should be checked by your doctor. ...Read more