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Neck Soreness And Diabetes
Is it normal to have lower head soreness and neck soreness for 1 month that won't go away ? And what could be causing this ?
Many things : Many things cause this, most common are poor posture or sitting position while using a computer or smartphone. See your doctor for an full exam. ...Read more
Depends: Depends on why this is occuring. Hate to keep punting on this, but at your young age, you need to find out what is causing this. A good place to always start is your pcp. Some things just cannot be answered safely without a look. ...Read more
There are certain areas on my head that feel tender or sore. I also have shoulder and neck pain. What could this be?
Tripped, hit top of head on brick wall 4 hours ago. Mild headache, some neck soreness, no bump. Iced it. How long to watch? Okay to sleep?
I wake almost every night with terrible neck pain. I am not sure what is causing it. I have recently been diagnosed with sleep apnea and diabetes.
What r some ways to treat chronic pain myself? I have migraines, neck pain, and over all soreness daily. Avoiding rebound only using meds everyother d
DIY pain relief: Some tips: Sleep hygiene = 8 hours of uninterrupted sleep every night. Smoking cessation. Adequate hydration, at least 64 ounces of water each day. Moderation of caffeine intake, less than 5 cups coffee per day. Stress reduction. Riboflavin 400 mg/day, and/or magnesium oxide 400-800 mg/day. Yoga, gentle stretching, massage, meditation. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Left side neck pain, aprx 10days, sore 2 touch v.painful; CBC good, ear/tooth negative, ultra-s fine; what else to check/look out for?
The most common: problem would be a strain of the neck. This can range from muscle strain to disc rupture. Fortunately, most of these things will get better with time. Anti-inflammatory medicines often help a great deal. Try taking Naprosyn (naproxen) which is available over the counter, twice a day. As far as which test might be helpful, an MRI of the neck can be a useful for persistent neck pain. Good luck. ...Read more
Left side neck pain, aprx 10days, sore 2 touch v.painful; CBC good, ear/tooth negative, lymphs NOT swollen,ultra-s fine; what else to check?
TMJ symptoms: This could be related to TMJ dysfunction. I would recommend seeing a dentist with expertise in treating TMD. ...Read more
Left side neck pain, aprx 10days, sore 2 touch v.painful; CBC good, ear/tooth negative, lymphs NOT swollen,ultra-s fine; what else to check/look out f?
Sore thorat for a yr with feeling of sortness of breath and in the last 30 day found 2 swollen lynp notes in neck. With back and neck pain.
See details: See an ENT doctor and have the issue evaluated. ...Read more
I have a severe neck pain and need some assistance. I went to bed last night at around 2:15am and woke up at about 8am. Before i went to sleep, my neck felt sore, which is why i went to sleep. I woke up and it felt about ten times worse, and now i can't t
Get seen: Yoou should be checked. There are simple causes of neck pain that are often self limited, but your pain seems beyond that. There are more ominous causes as well and you would almost certainly benefit from a more detailed history, exam and appropriate studies. Thank you for your question. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been having back pain and neck pain for the last two days. My back is sore but i get a sharp pain when i take a deep breath.
Back: Likely just muscle pain with spasm. Use Motrin and heat to area. However, if you are short of breath or dizzy you should see your doctor. Any leg pain and or swelling if so see your doctor. If you smoke and you are on birth control you are at risk for blood clots which can cause chest or upper back pain. ...Read more
Headache and back neck pain for 3 days now. Chest soreness from Lipitor (atorvastatin) and my gastritis can that be the cause of it?
Possible: If you have had reactions to statin drugs before Lipitor it makes your symptoms more likely drug related. 2 weeks off the statin drugs will help your physician decide. Hold off on tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin type medicines for your headache until you have drug tests done for your liver function. ...Read more
Is there a good tea for anxiety or stress? The nerves on the back of my head is really tense causing neck soreness, also making me dizzy.
Headaches daily , airy noise in ears especially when bending over, neck soreness and tightness. Extra stress recently. What could this be?
Neck Pain: As a spine surgeon I'm concerned about possible cervical spine issues, even in young people. Is there any rheumatoid arthritis or other autoimmune disease in your family? Obviously, your symptoms could be related to sinusitis, but I have seen more serious conditions present with your same list of complaints. Your family doctor can order the needed tests to help diagnose you. ...Read more
Hard mass on right side of neck. Been there over 6 months. Been to dr twice say it is a muscle. Isn't getting better still sore neck pain. What is it?
Sore mass: I would believe your Dr.Get a more detailed answer ›