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When I bend over it feels like pressure on the back of my head?

When I bend over it feels like pressure on the back of my head?

Head pressure: Pressure there on bending forward can be due to mild strain/inflammation of the musculature or ligaments in your neck which attach to the occiput(back of your skull). If that's the only time you experience the symptom and you have good range of motion of your neck, it doesn't appear to be a serious issue like a bulging disk or arthritic spur. See your physician if you have further concerns. ...Read more

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Hi. I been having a pain/pressure on the back of my head for 2 days now.i cant laugh hard,get very nervous or dance.or even lower my head now.

Hi. I been having a pain/pressure on the back of my head for 2 days now.i cant laugh hard,get very nervous  or dance.or even lower my head now.

Possibly Migraine.: Try OTC medicine to help with the headache. Hydrate yourself well and take Magnesium regularly. If you are having Sinus congestion then you should do steam inhalation , which will help sinus Headache. Rest in quiet place. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing headaches / pressure on the back of my head after doing pull ups. I checked my blood pressure and its 134/69. Please help?

I have been experiencing headaches / pressure on the back of my head after doing pull ups.  I checked my blood pressure and its 134/69.  Please help?

Blood pressure OK: A single BP of 134/69 is not of concern if you took the reading when in pain or feeling stressed. At 25yo, repeated BP at rest should have a higher number less than 125. Headaches after exercise can occur for a number of reasons, including muscle strain, tension headaches, and migraines. Other more serious causes are extremely rare. If the headache persists or recurs frequently, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I had a acdf in march of this year, is it normal to still be experiencing neck and head pain? When i lay on my back i feel a lot of pressure on the back of my head, it feels as if someone is pushing up from the back side.

I had a acdf in march of this year, is it normal to still be experiencing neck and head pain? When i lay on my back i feel a lot of pressure on the back of my head, it feels as if someone is pushing up from the back side.

Post-op neck pain: You should definitely discuss the pain with your surgeon, especially if it is worsening. A small amount of pain might not mean anything, but progressive, severe pain might indicate loosening or unsuccessful fusion or even similar problems at another level. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of bad pressure in the back of my head?

What could be the cause of bad pressure in the back of my head?

Tension: It could mean tension headache use heat pad to the back of the head and neck try to relax and try to minimize tension you can use Motrin or excedrin to minimize the pain. ...Read more

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I'm having a lot of pressure in the back of my head what could be wrong? Please answer asap?

What COULD be wrong?: If an arrow was shot through the back of the head, it would go through the skin/ scalp, muscle, blood vessels, nerves, bone ( skull or neck vertebrae ), the outside lining of the brain or spinal cord, the brain or spinal cord. Many kinds of disorders with any of these structures could cause a pressure feeling. See ur doctor if symptoms persist.A stiff neck can be urgent and require immedeate attention. ...Read more