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I'm under so much stress and anxiety. Today i had a pressure-like pain on top of my head. It's like squeezing pain.Can that be from stress?

I'm under so much stress and anxiety. Today i had a pressure-like pain on top of my head. It's like squeezing pain.Can that be from stress?

Yes it could be, : However, keep an eye on it, if it persists, you may want to go see your doctor for an evaluation. It will be very helpful to learn some relaxation techniques, and avoid stressful situations. ...Read more

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Been getting random pain/pressure on the top of my head/brain about 3-4 times a day. Mostly happens when I bend over. What is it? Should I be concerne

Been getting random pain/pressure on the top of my head/brain about 3-4 times a day. Mostly happens when I bend over. What is it? Should I be concerne

Valsalva maneuver: Do you bend over 3-4x/day or do any of the following: strain on the toilet, hold in a sneeze, show off your abdominal muscles for bodybuilding purposes, bear down when moving heavy furniture, or try to roll someone over in bed who is dead drunk, then, you increase the pressure inside your head. This is called a Valsalva maneuver. Sometimes it can cause headaches. If NEW to you then, get checked. ...Read more

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I some times feel like some kind of pressure in my head(mostly the top) and its not a pain. i wonder if it could be dangerous? by the way its not new

I some times feel like some kind of pressure in my head(mostly the top) and its not a pain. i wonder if it could be dangerous? 
by the way its not new

....: given your age and symptoms, appears that it may be stress related. if you experience dizziness, nausea, problems with balance- please see your health care provider for a CT scan. best health. ...Read more

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I have little pain at the back of my neck. Now feels a little pressure at the top of head. Are these two related? And cause?

I have little pain at the back of my neck. Now feels a little pressure at the top of head. Are these two related? And cause?

Possibly: Not enough there to make a diagnosis See how you go If progressive or if accompanied by other symptoms seek help MOST headaches are innocent and benign ...Read more

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Since 3 months, sometimes i feel like a kind of pressure (no pain) on the left side on the top of my head, always on the same area. Is it tumor ?

Since 3 months, sometimes i feel like a kind of pressure (no pain) on the left side on the top of  my head, always on the same area. Is it tumor ?

Unlikely: Head pressure, tension headaches are quite common in otherwise healthy people. It is not a serious symptom of anything like a tumor. Take some tylenol and it should settle down. Only if you have progressively increasing headaches is it worth getting concerned about. But that does not seem to be the case at the moment. ...Read more

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When I move my head or neck a certain way, I feel pain and some pressure by my top spinal area. What could I be experiencing?

When I move my head or neck a certain way, I feel pain and some pressure by my top spinal area. What could I be experiencing?

Muslce spasm: Need more information, but the most likely source of this type of pain is muscle. Cervical disc problems are possible but they usually present with symptoms such as tingling , numbness in a nerve distribution( pinched nerve?). ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause pressure at the top of your head with no pain ? If so, how, and what else can cause this ?

Can anxiety cause pressure at the top of your head with no pain ? If so, how, and what else can cause this ?

Maybe...: Anxiety can cause a lot of different symptoms or sensations. I have heard people describe numbness in parts of the body, electric shocks, itching, pain... The list goes on. If your anxiety is causing problems, see a therapist specializing in treating anxiety. Cognitive & behavioral therapies can be very effective. Tranquilizers like xanax & Ativan are addictive and are not the best treatment. ...Read more