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Having head pressure and off balance also vertigo any ideas when I move my head forward the pressure moves forward?

Having head pressure and off balance also vertigo any ideas when I move my head forward the pressure moves forward?

Needs evaluation: Symptoms of headache and gait imbalance could be related to increased intracranial pressure. Changes in pain with head movement could related to instability of the spine or cranial/spinal junction. If these symptoms are present, consultation as soon as possible for evaluation is essential. A neurologist and an emergency provider are examples of providers likely able to evaluate further. ...Read more

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When I stand I have some pressure over my eyes and I tilt my head back and it feels ok but soon as lean it forward, I feel the fullness return. Why?

When I stand I have some pressure over my eyes and I tilt my head back and it feels ok but soon as lean it forward, I feel the fullness return. Why?

ALLERGY SINUSITIS: Most likely you have allergy sinusitis, or you could be having a chronic sinusitis
try to take allergy medicine like zyrtec or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) at night since it could make you drowsy
if persistent you might need to see ENT specialist
some people benefit from saline nasal spray, some suggest local honey from your local farmer market. ...Read more

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Pressure in head over a month, a big pulse in my head now can feel pulse in my left temple. Should I move my neuro ap forward from next week? (Ms test)

Pressure in head over a month, a big pulse in my head now can feel pulse in my left temple. Should I move my neuro ap forward from next week? (Ms test)

Hard to say: Timing of appointment should be based on duration and severity of symptoms. More severe, and shorter duration, sooner the appointment. Your call. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Neck/head pain. Leaning head foward feel pressure on back of head. Neck hurts off and on on both sides. Should I go to dr?

Neck/head pain. Leaning head foward feel pressure on back of head. Neck hurts off and on on both sides. Should I go to dr?

Yes, your primary: Care doctor will do physical ; neurological exams to determine if you need x-rays or other radiographic studies or referral to a specialist. ...Read more

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Whenever I bend my head forward and put pressure, something in my left forearm hurts? No other symptoms besides this, I'm 16 years old.

Whenever I bend my head forward and put pressure, something in my left forearm hurts? No other symptoms besides this, I'm 16 years old.

Nerve irritation: Your symptoms suggest compression of the cervical nerve plexus that controls your arm movements. Causes can be due to cervical rib. I recommend discussing with a doctor and getting x-rays performed. ...Read more

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When I tilt my head forward & look down or lie on my stomach propped up on my elbows, my eyes feel pressure, & go cross-eyed. Why is this?

When I tilt my head forward & look down or lie on my stomach propped up on my elbows, my eyes feel pressure, & go cross-eyed. Why is this?

Double vision?: Multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis, disorders in the cerebellum (the balance & coordination part of the brain) and in the connections between the brain, inner ear and eye muscles can potentially cause double vision. Based on the info you provided, you are already being evaluated for some kind of neuromuscular problem. I It's VERY IMPORTANT that you report this system to your doctor (s). ...Read more

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I have been a bit sick, scratchy throat, sniffles, now I am hoarse. I don't feel congested but my head hurts when I bend forward. Feels like pressure.

I have been a bit sick, scratchy throat, sniffles, now I am hoarse. I don't feel congested but my head hurts when I bend forward. Feels like pressure.

Sinusitis: Your symptoms may indicate a sinus infection if they have been dragging for a few days. See your doctor. In the meantime, use a saline nasal spray and over the counter decongestants to help you with your symptoms. ...Read more

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Been sick, sore throat, sniffles, pressure when I bend head forward, dry cough at night, sometimes productive cough with thick green mucus?

Been sick, sore throat, sniffles, pressure when I bend head forward, dry cough at night, sometimes productive cough with thick green mucus?

Sinusitis: Depends on how long this has been going on, it is suggestive of a sinus infection. See your doctor and get checked. Use a saline nasal spray and Mucinex (guaifenesin) to alleviate your symptoms until then. ...Read more

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I am having pressure when I bend forward in the back of my head and near my ears. Slight runny nose, no congestion, will afrin nasal spray help this?

I am having pressure when I bend forward in the back of my head and near my ears. Slight runny nose, no congestion, will afrin nasal spray help this?

Probably not: Afrin (oxymetazoline) can't be used for more than 3 days or you'll get rebound congestion in people using it chronically for that. Also it can't be used at the same time if you are on high blood pressure meds, glaucoma drops or meds, or any meds that can increase pressures. Read the package insert carefully first. It's basically a sinus decongestant, and you said you don't have any congestion. So go another way. ...Read more

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Feeling unbalanced like rocking forward to backward popping ears head pressure had CT scan and MRI of brain checked out fine what do I do next?

See a neurologist: You need a detailed history and exam with extensive neurological details. Go see somebody and get this worked out. Imaging studies are of little diagnostic value when negative. ...Read more

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Ear pain and pressure. Feels like there is something in them. Headaches as well though the pains are mild. Worse when bending forward and they ring too?

Ear pain and pressure. Feels like there is something in them. Headaches as well though the pains are mild. Worse when bending forward and they ring too?

Clogged Sinuses: It sounds like you have an ear or sinus infection which could be viral or bacterial (less common). If you have a fever and /or tenderness over your cheek bones or forehead see a doctor now. This could also be seasonal allergies and an over the counter allergy/sinus medicine might help. One of the best ways to open clogged sinuses is to use saline washes, see netti pot. ...Read more

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I keep getting pain and pressure in between eyes and bridge of nose makes me feel sickly and hurts to bend forward?

I keep getting pain and pressure in between eyes and bridge of nose makes me feel sickly and hurts to bend forward?

Could be sinus: Problem - medical assessment can make more definitive dx with treatment plan. Take care. ...Read more

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Eye feels heavy underneath. I when I bend forward it feels like pressure build up around my eye and on top of cheek. Eye exam ok, decongestant didn't?

Eye feels heavy underneath. I when I bend forward it feels like pressure build up around my eye and on top of cheek. Eye exam ok, decongestant didn't?

Sounds like: sinusitis. Consult with your doctor or ENT specialist for accurate diagnosis and proper treatment, especially if decongestants did not work for you. ...Read more

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Why when I lean forward my face hurts like pressure but right above my eye brow left one & my eye hurts as well wit headache at night n that spot?

Why when I lean forward my face hurts like pressure but right above my eye brow left one & my eye hurts as well wit headache at night n that spot?

Maybe sinuses: This might be a sinus issue. They can be difficult but try: OTC sinus relief, neti-pot, lots of water, reflexology massage, etc. Consider an exam to rule out other possible causes. Hope it helps! ...Read more

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When I lean forward for a bit, I get pressure in my nose and can't breathe in through my nose. I can breathe out. Is that sinus pressure or what?

When I lean forward for a bit, I get pressure in my nose and can't breathe in through my nose. I can breathe out. Is that sinus pressure or what?

Could be...: More likely is mucosal swelling, creating a "one way valve" in the nasal passage (s). If not hypertensive, (or otherwise contraindicated) you could try an otc nasal decongestant like afrin and see if it makes it go away. Don't use afrin for more than 2 days. Use a nasal steroid your doctor could prescribe for long term control of this, if the afrin is successful but the problem recurs. ...Read more

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Pressure in head when I chew?

Pressure in head when I chew?

Pressure in head: You may have TMJ and when you chew it may cause pressure and/or pain in your head ...Read more

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What causes pressure to build up in the head?

What causes pressure to build up in the head?

Too many to answer: Causes can be:
tumor, infection, bleeding, trauma, lymphoma, idiopathic- we don't know why,
from surgery, sinus leaks, and so many other reasons, I can't list them. ...Read more

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Why am I having constant pressure in my head?

Why am I having constant pressure in my head?

Several reasons: There are several reasons behind the occurrence of constant head pain (pressure is also pain) ranging from genetics, muscle contractions, stress, sleep disorders, teeth grinding, trauma, and different medical illness. The exact causes of headaches aren't known. Try applying moist heat on the temples, deep breathing and massage your jaws. Have you consulted your pcp? ...Read more

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Feels a pressure in my head. What could it be?

Headache.: By definition this is a headache. There are at least 25 common causes for a headache and a hundred more less common. The vast majority of headaches even at your age are benign. ...Read more

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Why do I feel pressure in my head upon organsm?

Why do I feel pressure in my head upon organsm?

Benign Coital headac: These are benign orgasmic or coital headaches and usually do not last more than a couple of minutes as pain or pressure
but if the headaches are intense and persist after the orgasm than you need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a pressure in my head that comes and goes?

Head pressure: See u md for evaluation and work up. Good luck. ...Read more

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What could daily pressure of the head be causes by?

What could daily pressure of the head be causes by?

Many possibilities: One would be to tight a hat.

But really, there are many possibilities, listing all of them would just cause anxiety over things that are prob not even possible.

Best to get an exam, and get a correct DX and treatment if needed. ...Read more

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What can cause feeling of pressure in head, comes and goes?

What can cause feeling of pressure in head, comes and goes?

Many things: Many things can be responsible for this. You need to be examined by a physician who will determine if you need a neurologist, an ENT specialist or tests. ...Read more