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Neck Pain Before Period
Pregnancy not pain: Neck pain has a variety of cause, mostly muscle, ligament and tendon. As we age, bony spikes from arthritis, and drying discs can also pinch nerves. Pregnancy can cause nausea at early stages, breast soreness, facial flushing and other changes, but neck pain is NOT what we associate with. More likely, you slept with your neck in an odd position. Chiropractic, physical thrapy, or doctor can help. ...Read more
I normally have a heavy period but ive been spotting this hasn't happened before I'm also getting severe headaches and neck pain what could be the cause?
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. The headaches and neck pain should be evaluated by your primary care doctor ...Read more
Back pains neck pain, 3 negative pregnancy test? Unprocted sex the days 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 period came down the 25th of jan left the 29th,
I don't know what is: The question but your symptoms may not have any relationship to your menstraul cycle, If you are concerned about an STD ; I would get examined for STD's, ...Read more
Am I pregnant? Started my first period 3 days ago after being on implanon for two years. Also feeling shaky and nauseous with neck pain.
No: If you just had your period you are not pregnant. ...Read more
Shoulder & neck pain for long time (years). Looks only muscle pain, tried physical therapies &massage, helps sort period. Looking for long term solutio?
NSAID: I suspect that you may be having muscle and shoulder pain as a consequence of referred pain arising actually from some arthritis changes in the neck. There are no cures. OTC NSAIDs such as Naproxen and Ibuprofen may give you upwards of 30 to 60% relief of your symptoms. If you have no problems that would prevent you from using them them consider a NSAID trial for 2 to 4 weeks. ...Read more
Since few days I have chest pain sometimes on the left side, at times middle, neck pain shoulder pain all symptoms are on off & missed period.
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Causes are inflammatory. Could due to diabetes, auto immune disorder, +/_ thyroid problems (effects the periods too)
stay away from all cereals, fast foods juices and sodas, avoid all soy and corn products.
Have cheese, eggs, and ezekiel bread for two weeks. Problem may go away.
If not see your dr. ...Read more
My head hurts so bad I'm on my period &. I don't feel good right now no health problems or any head trama having neck pain to. Eyes hurt!
I'm on Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) bcp for 4 months the past 2 days every time I bend down got this pressure feeling in my lower head & neck pain only when bending period due?
Pill related: This is not necessarily pill related, unless it has been happening every month prior to your cycles since on Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol).It sounds like tension, ...Read more
Do u think I have endometriosis? Because I having lots of symptoms. Lower back pain, thighs legs back neck. Pain sex. Left ovary pain. Period pain.
Severe shoulders, back, and neck pain which make sitting or laying down difficult for long periods of time. No known injuries. Shoulders are the worst?
Sudden Right side shoulder and neck pain. Face numb, no dropping. Little better next day. Numbness intermittent. Periods of jumbled words.
R ear pops multiple times a week for long periods of time and it's terribly distracting. Have R muscular neck pain and TMJ on the R. Cause?
TMJ syndrome: Temporo-mandibular syndrome is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. TMJ syndrome may cause ear pain, ringing in the ears, jaw locking, jaw clicking and pain behind the ear, neck pain. Proper diagnosis is the key to successful treatment. See Orofacial Pain expert for a consultation and treatment options. ...Read more
Currently on my period. I feel nausea that comes & goes. A head & neck ache. Practically no hunger. This has never been with my period b4. Why now?
Catamenial Migraine: The combination of headache and nausea around the time of one's period can represent a catamenial migraine (menstrual migraine) that can be a result of fluctuating estrogen levels that change over time throughout a woman's life dependent upon her dynamic ovulation status. Try ibuprofen/caffeine. If this persists through other periods, consider rx for triptans or suppressing ovulation and periods. ...Read more
Been off the pill for 2 months. Finally got period. Nipples hurt and itch. Gassy, gas pains, head and neck ache, bloated. What is this?
Neck pain: Neck pain may result from numerous different reasons. Some more serious than others. I would recommend trying heat alternating with ice (20mins on for each alternating). An over the counter anti-inflammatory would be helpful. Massage and or acupuncture if you prefer to avoid medications. If the pain does not subside see a physiatrist, a doctor that specializes in musculoskeletal medicine. ...Read more
Anti-inflammatory: You may want to try applying moist heat to your neck 2-3 times per day and start a short course of anti-inflammatory such as advil or aleve (naproxen). Make sure you have a good lumbar support if you sit in a chair several hours per day. This will help with posture and will reduce stress on the neck. If pain lasts greater than 2 weeks or worsens I recommend seeing your doctor. ...Read more
Anti-inflammatory: Sharp neck pain usually comes from a degenerative joint or disc in the neck. Sometimes it's from a muscle strain or sprain. Early treatment options include a short course of nsaids (advil, aleve), gentle massage, moist heat, and focusing on posture. If pain lasts greater than 2 weeks see your physician. ...Read more