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Dr. Alan H. Ali answered:

Tension headache (from neck) for over 3 months now and have been to doctor. What will help for the pain and headaches other than muscle relaxants?

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Might want to ask your doctor for possibility of Osteopath referral or Acupuncture or massage therapy as supplement Tx.
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Dr. Robert Kent answered:

Neck/tension headache over a week. Now when lay head back on stuff where skull neck meet is sore. Eds3 syrinx history. Muscle related or other causes?

Most likely muscle

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While this is most likely muscular pain, any change in back or neck pain when you have history of a syrinx, should be examined to look for any neurologic changes. I would recommend follow up with your neurologist just to be safe. If the pain continues to get better, its less concerning and most likely musculature. If it radiates, causes weakness, gets worse, recommend seeing neurologist sooner.
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My brain runs so fast and so obsessively. I have tension headaches and tension in my neck because I clench all my muscles when I am thinking. Everyth?

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It sounds as though you have really been dealing with a lot. Fortunately you can feel a lot better if you get help. Talk to your doctor and get a referral to a good therapist and/or psychiatrist.
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So do I have tension headache or muscle soreness from bruxism?

Myofascial pain

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With clenching or bruxism one usually thinks of the massaters as the muscles most involved. This will create pain in the jaw area. Another muscle that also is invoved with clenching is the temporalis. It will cause referred pain in the side of the head and over the eye. This type of referred pain is known as myofascial pain.
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Dr. Mark C. Weston answered:

Neck pain and headache. Is a tension headache less dangerous than a migraine?

Yes

Migraine more severe pain and risk factor for stroke,Temsion headace resolves with time
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And i have a tension headache and back of the neck ache. how do i deal with this?

First things first

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If you are certain that your headaches are tension headaches, then the best treatment is to reduce the tension. Range of motion exercises, frequent positional changes, heat (and/or ice) and massage are often useful. Using over the counter medications no more than 3 times weekly may also be helpful. But more frequent usage, even of these OTC drugs runs the risk of provoking chronic daily headaches.
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Dr. William Singer answered:

Tension headache & muscle ache& loss of concentration&easily fatigue&back pain for 3 years, morning headache after 9-10 hours sleep?

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Your symptom complex suggests a stress related disorder. An alternative is that you are have a sleep disorder.preventing restful sleep, causing fatigue and difficulty concentrating. Fatigue will also account for the back pain, muscle ache and muscle contraction headaches.unchanged symptoms for 3 years, it is unlikely that a structural abnorality of the brain, like a tumor is at fault
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dizzy,head feels heavy&i feel like I'm falling to the left.headache w tight neck(tension headache?) is dizziness related to headache? what can i do?

Complex headache

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If you are truly having a persistent tendency to fall to the left with your headache, this is a specific abnormal neurological symptom and you need a full evaluation. This is not a feature of common headaches like muscle tension, and would be very rare even for migraine headache. Don't try any specific treatment until the cause of the headache is determined.
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Pressure both sides if temples only. Feels like someone pressing on both sides with fingers. Brain fog also with upper neck ache Tension headache?

Hypertension?

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I notice you are on pain meds, but I don't see that you are on anything for high blood pressure which you say you have. Firstly make sure your high blood pressure is treated adequately. If it is, then the next consideration would be tension headache. However, with brain fog, it could be any of a number of things, so I would recommended you see your family doctor. Can't diagnose with so little info
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Can tension headache cause pain above eyes, forehead, ear area and neck. forehead sore to touch. Occasional scalp tenderness. Dr said its not sinus?

All of your symptoms

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are consistent with tension headaches
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