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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Migraine- for a week now I have been having nose bleeds followed by a migraine that I can not get rid of. The head ache I've had before, nose bleed?

Migraine- for a week now I have been having nose bleeds followed by a migraine that I can not get rid of. The head ache I've had before, nose bleed?

See a doctor: Frequent or chronic nosebleeds are a problem. They may be associated with the migraines, as migraines are thought to induced by blood flow issues, but regardless they should be addressed. If you have a migraine doctor, see her/him. If not, see your physician. Either should be able to point you in the right direction for proper diagnosis of the cause of the nose bleeds. ...Read more

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Runny nose, sore throat, body aches, headaches, and chills what could it be?

Runny nose, sore throat, body aches, headaches, and chills what could it be?

Flu or strep throat: Rest, fluids, pain killers, bland diet, chicken soup, salt water gargles and saline nasal washes, if not better or getting worse, in one or two days, see your doctor, best wishes ...Read more

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Bf got headache at 6. Said it felt like "sumthing crawling in head" had chills n body aches n it hurt to close 1 eye. Woke up seeing things. Is he ok?

Bf got headache at 6. Said it felt like "sumthing crawling in head" had chills n body aches n it hurt to close 1 eye. Woke up seeing things. Is he ok?

He sounds sick: Your bf may have some sort of virus, there are a whole bunch or bad viruses around this time of year. However, he is delusional (seeing things) this is a concerning symptom and he should be checked out by his doc or in the er. ...Read more

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Symptoms are feeling cold with no fever, body aches, headache. No coughing or runny nose. What could this b? Anything I can do, big event tomorrow?

Symptoms are feeling cold with no fever, body aches, headache. No coughing or runny nose. What could this b? Anything I can do, big event tomorrow?

A viral infection: Most likely symptoms of a viral infection which unfortunately takes time to recover. Do realize that you may transmit the virus to other people as well.
See doctor if not better after 10 days or getting much worse at any time. ...Read more

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Having body aches and chills and headache foe 2 days. No fever. Been taking advil, nasal decongestant and mucinex but only giving temporary relief. Been drinking fluids. What else should I try?

Having body aches and chills and headache foe 2 days. No fever. Been taking advil, nasal decongestant and mucinex but only giving temporary relief. Been drinking fluids. What else should I try?

Body aches: Sounds like a viral process. I like to use Airborn or Emergen-C two or three times daily. You can try increasing vitmin C, B-multivitiamin and Vitamin D3. If not improving get checked. ...Read more

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I have body aches, head aches, loss of appetite, chills and a sore throat but no fever, what does that mean?

I have body aches, head aches, loss of appetite, chills and a sore throat but no fever, what does that mean?

Viral fever: Still you may have some viral infection of throat or even like flu like symptoms though you may not have a fever. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a sore throat due to cough, feeling cold, stuffy nose, slight headache, body ache, and fatigue?

How can I get rid of a sore throat due to cough, feeling cold, stuffy nose, slight headache, body ache, and fatigue?

Take care of you.: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! ...Read more

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Nose bleeds, anxiety attacks, sore throat, body aches. What are these symptoms of?

Nose bleeds, anxiety attacks, sore throat, body aches. What are these symptoms of?

Anxiety: Anxiety can cause all of these symptoms. Nosebleeds can be an indirect effect of anxiety when it also causes an increase in blood pressure. Bodyaches may be related to poor sleep and muscle tension from anxiety. Anxiety can make your throat feel tight and sore. Other medical causes include hyperthyroidism, night time acid reflux, and some rare types of high blood pressure conditions. ...Read more

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Have been having a severe migraine with nosebleeds x1wk. Now started with body aches and chills.

Have been having a severe migraine with nosebleeds x1wk. Now started with body aches and chills.

No more wait: See your doctor ASAP or go to ER, you need to be checked, can still be sinusitis with dry nasal cavity causing the nosebleeds, but you need to rule out more serious issues as hypertension, good luck ...Read more

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Daily headaches, nose bleeds (small), dry itchy cough with mucus, sore throat for two plus weeks. Doesn't seem to be getting any better. Suggestions?

Daily headaches, nose bleeds (small), dry itchy cough with mucus, sore throat for two plus weeks. Doesn't seem to be getting any better. Suggestions?

See doctor: Cough lasting two weeks warrants an evaluation by a doctor. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests.
Wish you good health! ...Read more

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My daughter has a headache, sore throat (losing voice), fever, nose bleeds, feeling tired a lot, and she looks like she has lost a bit of weight...why?

My daughter has a headache, sore throat (losing voice), fever, nose bleeds, feeling tired a lot, and she looks like she has lost a bit of weight...why?

Headache/fever: You should take your daughter to the doctor. Depending how long this has been going on this could be viral or something more intense. Also depending on how high is the fever, she maybe getting dehydrated which is why she looks thinner. Get her checked out. ...Read more

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Mouth sores bleeding gums nose bleeds bruises head aches joint pain and fever over the past 2 weeks what's wrong with me?

Mouth sores bleeding gums nose bleeds bruises head aches joint pain and fever over the past 2 weeks what's wrong with me?

2 separate problems: These 2 problems should be addressed separately. 1. swollen gums - can be a sign that you are at risk for, or already have, gum disease. See your dentist. 2. Headache, joint aches, fever - seasonal flu is very common viral infection with symptoms you have described. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water, NSAIDs and get a good rest. Good luck. ...Read more

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Nose bleeds because of head aches? Plus loss of appetite and change of diet.

Nose bleeds because of head aches? Plus loss of appetite and change of diet.

Need more info!: It depends on how much and how frequent the nose bleed is. Is it on one side or both? Frequent bleeding particularity in the presence of bleeding from other sites or having family history may warrant workup for bleeding disorder. Headache with nose bleed can be due to high blood pressure. Need to check with your doctor for history, examination and testing.. ...Read more

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I have constant nose bleeds, constantly feeling sick, always have bad head aches. I'm always dizzy too.

I have constant nose bleeds, constantly feeling sick, always have bad head aches. I'm always dizzy too.

See a physician: Many of your symptoms could be secondary to migraines, but with your history of constant nose bleeds you need a thorough evaluation and physical exam. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I'm not hungry, have nose bleeds and have terrible head aches?

What does it mean if I'm not hungry, have nose bleeds and have terrible head aches?

Nose bleeds-headache: These are symptoms of possible significant illness and you should report them to your doctor for proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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4 yr old keeps complaining of a head ache and its associated with nose bleeds. Been going on for about 3 days. Serious? Or normal?

4 yr old keeps complaining of a head ache and its associated with nose bleeds. Been going on for about 3 days. Serious? Or normal?

Not normal, but: May not be major problem either. Call his pediatrician in am for fit-in or sick-child appointment to get source identified. ...Read more

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I had light nose bleeds out of one nostril for a couple days and been experiencing really bad head aches right after they stopped. What could it be?

I had light nose bleeds out of one nostril for a couple days and been experiencing really bad head aches right after they stopped. What could it be?

Infection: It could be a infection with a bacteria or virus. Bleeding from one nose suggest local process. If bleedin. Become from both sides of if to continues to be a problem, you need to get tested for bleeding disorder. ...Read more

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I have been getting head aches everyday now and nose bleeds I got told when I was young I needed a cat scan but got told no cos I was to young...HELP?

Head aches: I'm not sure what the question is. We don't know anything about you, not even your age or any other medical history or medications. Given your symptoms you should be seen by a neurologist or an ENT and will likely need imaging in additional to a comprehensive physical exam. ...Read more

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Sudden onset of 101.1 fever, whole body ache, neck pain, headache and chills. I was fine last night.?

Take ibuprofen: I would take some ibuprofen for the symptoms and then be checked by your doctor or an urgent care. Those can be symptoms early on in a strep infection or a viral infection. ...Read more

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Symptoms for 24 hours off/on, nursing mom. Came on quickly yesterday evening: headache, neck pain, aversion to lights, body aches, chills, sweats.

HA/aches nursing: Hi there! Sounds like migraine possibility or getting ill.
Try Advil 400 mg po q 6 hrs (safe to nurse) and give it 24 hrs more to watch. If not better or worsening symptoms, see your GYN or internist to check in and see it a mastitis or breast infection or other illness is developing. ...Read more

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I've been having the chills body aches headaches and been feeling dizzy. Is this the flu?

I've been having the chills body aches headaches and been feeling dizzy. Is this the flu?

Malaise: Generalized malaise, chills, headache and body aches, and dizziness all may be signs of the flu. Rest, fluids, supportive care with tylenol, (acetaminophen) etc, may be all that is needed. ...Read more

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I keep having flu like symptoms for about 5 hours then it goes away? I have body aches, chills, headache, fever, sick to my stomache. Goes away?

I keep having flu like symptoms for about 5 hours then it goes away? I have body aches, chills, headache, fever, sick to my stomache. Goes away?

Flu like symptoms: There are other diseases that can present as flu like symptoms, go see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a fever, sore throat, headache, earache, body aches and chills what could this be?

I have a fever, sore throat, headache, earache, body aches and chills what could this be?

Maybe strep, flu, etc.: Nose and throat symptoms can be from cold viruses, strep throat, allergies, etc... It can be difficult to tell what the cause is. If symptoms only last 1-2 days, it was likely allergies, irritation, or a mild cold. Doctors have rapid 5-minute tests for strep, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics "right away", which means within the first 3 days of strep symptoms. ...Read more

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I have severe body aches, cold chills, headaches, dizziness, heart pains, & it worsens everyday what do thinks going on?

I have severe body aches, cold chills, headaches, dizziness, heart pains, & it worsens everyday what do thinks going on?

Possibility: If you are otherwise healthy, and these symptoms have lasted for 5 days or less, most likely cause is a viral illness related to the flu. If by "dizziness" you mean that you feel like you might pass out when standing, then you may be dehydrated; see a doctor. If by "heart pains" you mean chest pain that worsens when breathing in, you could have bronchitis. ...Read more

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I've had a cough, runny/stuffy nose, headache, and body aches since last monday. Body aches seem to have worsen since last week. Any advice?

I've had a cough, runny/stuffy nose, headache, and body aches since last monday. Body aches seem to have worsen since last week. Any advice?

Flu complications: It sounds like complications of a flu-like illness. After this long you need to be checked for possible sinusitis or even pneumonia. ...Read more

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Day 6 of 100+\- fever, severe body aches and chills, congestion and I had a severe headache that lasted 4 days and finally passed. Flu test negative.

Day 6 of 100+\- fever, severe body aches and chills, congestion and I had a severe headache that lasted 4 days and finally passed. Flu test negative.

Sounds like flu: The test for flu is not very reliable. The CDC reports it is 40-70% sensitive, which means that a negative tests are falsely negative in 30-60% cases. Most clinicians report that the test is negative in ~50% of patients with clinical symptoms consistent with flu. Your symptoms are consistent with the flu, and it is most likely cause of these symptoms during winter months in a young adult. ...Read more

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The last couple nights I have been getting fever, chills and headache stiff neck and body aches. I feel ok during the day except for slight headaches?

The last couple nights I have been getting fever, chills and headache stiff neck and body aches. I feel ok during the day except for slight headaches?

These are worrisome: Symptoms, and you should not be reassured because they seem to improve during the day. Many infections, which these symptoms are suggestive of, wax and wane and are cyclically worse during the day or night. I suggest your seek medical evaluation ASAP either through your Doctor's office or Urgent Care. The worse case scenario, meningitis, needs to be excluded. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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My kid has 103.4 fever body aches cough runny nose chills what can I do or give her she's 8 and I have no insurance?

My kid has 103.4 fever body aches cough runny nose chills what can I do or give her she's 8 and I have no insurance?

Possibly flu: See previous answer concerning fever. For runny nose, salt water nasal spray/drops or antihistamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may five relief.

Tylenol will also help with the body aches. Encourage fluids, broth, chicken noodle soup, pedialyte/gatorade *diluted) to prevent dehydration. ...Read more

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What over the counter meds will help with my symptoms of post nasal drip, runny nose, headache and body aches. I also have a slight cough. I?

Decongestant and ASA: A decongestant like pseudoephedrine will dry up your nasal secretions, hence also stop postnasal drip;. Headache and body aches should be helped by a NSAID like ibuprofen. ...Read more

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I have scratchy throat, headaches, runny nose, body aches and low fever.

I have scratchy throat, headaches, runny nose, body aches and low fever.

There is a lot: Of possibilities with those symptoms and the winter weather is not helping. You may have sinus infection throat infection, allergies. Flu or just a viral illness. Best to see your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment before it gets complicated. Still proper diet, plenty of liquids and bed rest is very important. ...Read more

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Can a cold cause. Severe headache? Body aches, chills and sensitivity to light and sound?

Can a cold cause. Severe headache? Body aches, chills and sensitivity to light and sound?

Prob. Flu if fever: Sixty percent of flu victims complain of sore eyes, often accompanied by a burning sensation, redness, watering and sensitivity to light. About 90 percent of flu victims have a dry, hacking cough. Influenza nearly always starts out with a fever of at least 100° f. Colds are rarely accompanied by fever, except those in children. ...Read more

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