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I have middle headache problem I take pain relief but after some days the problem same. It could be dangres to me?

I have middle headache problem I take pain relief but after some days the problem same. It could be dangres to me?

Headache vs danger: There are so many causes of benign headaches that you shouldn't worry about any dangerous causes for the same. Stress, physical and mental, lack of sleep, low blood sugaR, high BP, are just some common ones. Sinus headaches, allergies and migraine etc are also frequent causes. Take some OTC pain relief, rest, relax, catch up on good sleep, check BP and then go see your doctor as needed. ...Read more

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Middle side headache?

Middle side headache?

???: Hard to say with the very short description you have provided. How long have you had the headache? Is this something new? Where exactly is it locate? Do you have other symtoms along with the headache? I recommend talking to your doctor so this can be discussed in more detail. ...Read more

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Up from lying down, had aura (flashes, geometric patterns spread from middle) covering vision, mild headache and balance issue. Last few secs. Concern?

Up from lying down, had aura (flashes, geometric patterns spread from middle) covering vision, mild headache and balance issue. Last few secs. Concern?

If this happens: Repeatedly then, YES, it's a concern. If, on the other hand, it happens only once or twice, it's not much of a concern. A "head rush" can happen when standing upright from a sitting or crouching position if the heart & blood vessels haven't had a chance to accommodate to the change in posture. Dehydration, overheating & certain other conditions can contribute to head rushes. ...Read more

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I am having neck pain in the middle everyday followed by headache. I work while siting and using a computer?

I am having neck pain in the middle everyday followed by headache. I work while siting and using a computer?

See details: This isna neck strain common in individual who spend all day on a computer. Make sure the screen in ar your eye level and directly in front of you. If all else fails try wearing a soft cervical coloar at work. ...Read more

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I have a pain on the right side of my back, like under my ribs. It feels like a stitch. It moves to my lower middle back. Also get headaches everyday?

I have a pain on the right side of my back, like under my ribs. It feels like a stitch. It moves to my lower middle back. Also get headaches everyday?

Fibromyalgia?: 25y fem. W. R upper & mid-lower back pain + daily headaches. This muscle spasm pattern can occur as painful pelvic ligament laxity begets functional scoliosis which begets asymmetric shoulders which beget chronic head tilt which begets superior trapezius spasm & muscle tension headaches; all causal of widespread pain characteristic of fibromyalgia. See a D.O. & masseuse; yoga if D.O. concurs. ...Read more

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For 3 weeks, I have sharp pains both sides of my middle abdomen, constant light headaches and lightheadedness. Blood tests "normal", what tests remain?

For 3 weeks, I have sharp pains both sides of my middle abdomen, constant light headaches and lightheadedness. Blood tests "normal", what tests remain?

Nondiagnostic: These varied symptoms are nondiagnostic and a physician will have to evaluate you by taking a thorough history, perform a physical examination and order appropriate tests in order to make a diagnosis. Perhaps a referral will then be made to certain specialists like a gastroenterologist and neurologist as well. ...Read more

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My 45 yr husband is waking up at least once a week in middle of night w/headaches that are dull-ache towards back of head. Cause for alarm?

My 45 yr husband is waking up at least once a week in middle of night w/headaches that are dull-ache towards back of head. Cause for alarm?

Cephalgia: What you describe are most likely tension headaches that are due to muscle contraction, but if the headaches worsen in either intensity or frequency then I would recommend you seek medical attention very quickly.

You should talk over your concerns with your doctor. ...Read more

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Headache in middle of forehead usually between eyebrows. Start when thinking deeply or stress. Last upto 2. 3 days. Also ammenorhea from 3 months?

Headache in middle of forehead usually between eyebrows. Start when thinking deeply or stress. Last upto 2. 3 days. Also ammenorhea from 3 months?

Amenorrhea: The headache could be unrelated to your amenorrhe. I would like to see that you have a work up for other endocrinological dysfunctions though given that you have a headache as well as amenorrhea. This would start with some blood work. ...Read more

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Past 3 days I have abt 5 very loose BM a day, sometimes bloody (red), random waves of nausea, headaches in middle of night, & night sweats. Any ideas?

Past 3 days I have abt 5 very loose BM a day, sometimes bloody (red), random waves of nausea, headaches in middle of night, & night sweats. Any ideas?

Red BM: Could be blood in stool and needs evaluation asap. What is your smoking history, weight? Consult with us to help solve this issue. Night sweats are not normal and could signal something more serious. ...Read more

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What causes on and off spotting for 8 days. Now 1 and 2 days past ovulation fever of 101.3. Headache and middle back pain on right side only?

What causes on and off spotting for 8 days. Now 1 and 2 days past ovulation fever of 101.3. Headache and middle back pain on right side only?

Spotting: 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 to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit for headache. ...Read more

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I have really bad headaches fatigue middle left back pain and unexplained weight loss. I went from 122 to 114 very quickly. What are these symptoms?

I have really bad headaches fatigue middle left back pain and unexplained weight loss. I went from 122 to 114 very quickly. What are these symptoms?

Weight loss: Please see your primary care doctor for a complete blood test and possible brain scan.
I suggest you keep a Calorie diary, make sure you eat 1500-2000 Kcal a day, keep a diary of food you are eating and provide that to your doctor for confirmation.
You could have hyperthyroidism (thyroid hyper function) vs Anxiety disorder. ...Read more

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Sinus & stress headache, lower, middle & upper thigh dull pain, no menstrual cycle in 2 months, but regular physician says not pregnant. Please help.?

Sinus & stress headache, lower, middle & upper thigh dull pain, no menstrual cycle in 2 months, but regular physician says not pregnant. Please help.?

Stress: Sorry you r going thru this. It all ties in to stress &its effects on hormonal balance. Stress triggers changes in our inner hormonal environment resulting in missed periods, low energy, insomnia, moodiness, body aches & weakness to name a few. This addsmore stress &a viscous cycle ensues. Supporting your thyroid with l-tyrosine, selenium, &iodine helps to normalize your hormones &eliminate symptoms. ...Read more

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Sore breasts, nauseous, slight cramp lower abdomen middle to left, slight headaches, tired all the time, had unprotected sex. Am I pregnant?

Sore breasts, nauseous, slight cramp lower abdomen middle to left, slight headaches, tired all the time, had unprotected sex. Am I pregnant?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more

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I have a headache.

I have a headache.

Multiple additional: Eye problems mentioned, but sinus issues, migraine, tension ha's, hypertension, intracranial lesions, neck arthritis, thoracic outlet syndrome, giant cell arteritis, are additional causes of headaches. Perhaps this needs an evaluation? ...Read more

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I have a headache?

I have a headache?

Start with tylenol (acetaminophen): Try tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen for mild to moderate headache; if no relief see your physician to get it checked out. If you do get relief only temporarily see your physician for this as well. ...Read more

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What is headache?

What is headache?

Pain inside skull: Most people have a headache at some time, such as from colds and flus, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Several over-the-counter options include Tylenol (acetaminophen), Motrin, Alleve, Excedrin Migraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent or weird headache, or one with other worrisome symptoms must be examined. ...Read more

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I have a headache?

I have a headache?

Headache: Hi, Thank you for your question.

Try over the counter anti-inflammatory medications.

Hope that helps. Contact me if you have any other questions :-)
Dr. M ...Read more

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What is a headache?

What is a headache?

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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Achy body headache?

Achy body headache?

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

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What is a headache?

Headache: It is when you experience pain in your head. It can be from many different causes, neurologic, vascular, muscular, etc. Too many reasons to list. ...Read more

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I've got a headache?

I've got a headache?

Try some tylenol (acetaminophen): How bad is your headache? If it's mild to moderate, tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen may help. If it is the worst headache you have had in your life, you should go to the emergency room. If it's bad but not the worst, make an appointment with your doctor to discuss treatment. ...Read more

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What cause headache?

What cause headache?

Many many reasons: See photo for some reasons. Most common are benign. Reasons can be illnesses that affect your body to local diseases such as sinus, or teeth. Most are not serious. I suggest a consult with a physician. ...Read more

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How to cure headache?

How to cure headache?

Too broad: A question for this format, Florence, I am sorry. I would suggest that you schedule a consult with me or another provider to try to determine the type and cause of your headaches and help you to learn to deal with them. Good news is, most are manageable! ...Read more

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How to stop headache?

How to stop headache?

It depends on type: This depends on what type of headache as there are many types of headaches. The most common thing that people use are over-the-counter pain relievers like ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen). However, if it is a migraine headache it may require prescription meds. If related to muscle tension a massage can help. Acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, chiropractic treatment, stress reduction and sleep can help too. ...Read more

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Medicine for headache?

Medicine for headache?

Several options: Most people have a headache at some time, such as from colds and flus, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Several over-the-counter options include tylenol, (acetaminophen) motrin/advil, alleve, excedrinmigraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent headache, weird headache, or one with other worrisome symptoms must be seen by a doctor! ...Read more