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Hair pulled and head punched repeatedly 4 days ago. Not too hard. Pressure all over but no dizziness, no vomitting, no severe headache. Just pressure?

Hair pulled and head punched repeatedly 4 days ago. Not too hard. Pressure all over but no dizziness, no vomitting, no severe headache. Just pressure?

ED and Police: If you are a victim of violence, including domestic violence, you ought to the Emergency Department of the nearest hospital and report the matter to the police. Neither you nor anybody else needs to put up with violence. ...Read more

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My left eye is twitching like crazy, my hair is falling out, severe headaches, and my mouth tastes like iron. Any ideas? How can I lower my stress?

My left eye is twitching like crazy, my hair is falling out, severe headaches, and my mouth tastes like iron. Any ideas? How can I lower my stress?

Stress? I don't know: That all those things could be due to stress is possible but far-fetched. Your symptoms are very suggestive of drug side effects, especially Depakote. If you are taking any major presciption drugs, start there. If you're not or stopping your meds doesn't eliminate the symptoms, you need to be worked up for metabolic, autoimmune or other conditions. DON'T stop any meds without supervision by an MD. ...Read more

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Numb legs, severe headaches & hair loss, extreme weight loss, low ferritin, weird hand bumps, what is wrong with me? My neurologist doesn't know.

Numb legs, severe headaches & hair loss, extreme weight loss, low ferritin, weird hand bumps, what is wrong with me? My neurologist doesn't know.

Find & Rx cause: Whatever symptoms you have are a multifactorial consequence of hormonal, immune system and nervous system dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositions and dietary and environmental insults. There are numerous internal & external stressors that can contribute to this syndrome. Find & rx. ...Read more

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Sudden severe headache in back of head. Need new pillow?

Sudden severe headache in back of head. Need new pillow?

May be migraine: This kind of headache may be due to pressure on the posterior or crvical branches. Botox injection have been used with some success. Surgical release may be needed. ...Read more

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My husband has had severe headache for five days with multiple lumps forming on head and neck.

My husband has had severe headache for five days with multiple lumps forming on head and neck.

Headaches that last: Headaches can be either transient, minutes to hours, or more chronic, as over the course of days. Duration of a headache is important in knowing the cause, as is the nature of the headache (pressure, pounding). Systemic problems related to infection and medication side effects can cause headaches and should be evaluated by a health care provider. Acute changes require more urgent attention. ...Read more

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After taking head bath, I suffer from severe headache. I have sinus problem. How to relieve from this.

After taking head bath, I suffer from severe headache. I have sinus problem. How to relieve from this.

I am not sure: What a head bath is, but try an over the counter pain reliever such as naproxyn, ibuprofin or tylenol (acetaminophen). You may have allergy problems. Good luck. ...Read more

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Severe headache comes and goes every ten second, last for 1-2 seconds. At the back of the head, right side only. No vomiting, only pain.?

Severe headache comes and goes every ten second, last for 1-2 seconds. At the back of the head, right side only. No vomiting, only pain.?

? occipital neuralgia: Sounds like an issue with the right sided greater occipital nerve, and this type of neuralgia may respond to a medication such as Lyrica (pregabalin) or gabapentin. A neurologist can confirm and treat successfully. ...Read more

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My eight year old son was complaining of a severe headache and then soon after vomited. .. He said he hurt his head after a fall at soccer practice?

My eight year old son was complaining of a severe headache and then soon after vomited. .. He said he hurt his head after a fall at soccer practice?

Common issue: A kid can have headaches to the severity of migraines off & on for up to 2 weeks after a head trauma & these may be associated with vomiting. If he had any loss of consciousness at the time of injury, or difficulty remembering the incident I would consider it a sign of a concussion worthy of an office visit. If normal & no persistence or increase in problems it may be ok to monitor at home. ...Read more

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I have severe headaches, back of head, lower right side. Sometimes after too much alcohol, sometimes no trigger? The pain can last for days. Help.

I have severe headaches, back of head, lower right side. Sometimes after too much alcohol, sometimes no trigger? The pain can last for days. Help.

Needs investigation: You need to check with your pcp, who should check your medical history, family history and any risk factors. You will possibly need ct or MRI brain to rule out any organic pathology. You also may have some withdrawal headache from the alcohol, or tension headache. It's important to know what alleviates the headache and what makes it worse as well.
Hope you feel better. ...Read more

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I get severe headaches at times in different parts of my head at the front or side fronts...Doctors said its not migraine. Why do I get these headaches?

I get severe headaches at times in different parts of my head at the front or side fronts...Doctors said its not migraine. Why do I get these headaches?

Headaches: The question should be what is causing my headaches then. If you meet criteria for migraine you have migraine. Make sure you get an answer for your headaches perhaps seeing a headache specialist in your area, who can give you the correct diagnosis. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Yesterday I hit my head twice, once in the front and the top of my head and once on the left temple. I've had a moderate to severe headache ever since, ?

Yesterday I hit my head twice, once in the front and the top of my head and once on the left temple. I've had a moderate to severe headache ever since, ?

Headache: You likely have headaches from the repetitive head trauma. The best way to know if you need further testing is by seeing your physician or go to express care or urgent care. Possibilities include concussion. However, more serious conditions can result from head trauma. ...Read more

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I have a severe headache on one side of my head?

I have a severe headache on one side of my head?

Migraine: Unilateral headaches are typical of migraines. However, there are many questions that need to be answered. Is this a new headache type? Do you have other symptoms? A headache specialist could determine if there is a serious condition, and how best to treat it. ...Read more

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Ouch, have severe headache on left side of the head?

Ouch, have severe headache on left side of the head?

Hemicranial: Migraines are typically one-sided, and when they do occur, the pain can be rather intense. Cluster headaches are also focal mainly over the eye, and those may be "head-banging" events. All can be controlled and even prevented. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Sudden severe headache in back of head. What can help?

Sudden severe headache in back of head. What can help?

Severe headache: A headache is a symptom, caused by some underlying condition. Sudden, severe headaches require attention and probable deserve imaging such at cat scans or mris. The best medical consideration is to seek personalized medical advise in a visit to your doctor, where age, family history and a good physical can be obtained. ...Read more

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Painful lump on the top left of my head, with severe headaches?

Painful lump on the top left of my head, with severe headaches?

See doctor: Did you recently suffer head trauma or a blow to the head in anyway? Has this been developing for some time or is it brand-new and it's onset? Do you have a history of headaches which preceded the lump on your head or vice versa? A physician should examine you and order at least an x-ray of the skull if the bump is felt to be something other than the skull itself. ...Read more

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I have a bump on the back of my head near my neck. It is causing severe headaches. What could it be?

I have a bump on the back of my head near my neck. It is causing severe headaches. What could it be?

Growth: You should consider going to the er or call up your pcp if it has been going on for a while. Causes of the bump includes trauma, inflammation, growth (benign/tumor). ...Read more

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Severe headache attacks weekly. Right sided severe head pain and immediately sleeping after attacks? Help.

Severe headache attacks weekly. Right sided severe head pain and immediately sleeping after attacks? Help.

Migraine?: See a nerurologist. If you have queries shoot me an e-mail click this --> https://www. Healthtap. Com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more

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I've a very severe headache around my eyes and its pain me a lot because it caused me to my head once the pain started, ?

I've a very severe headache around my eyes and its pain me a lot because it caused me to my head once the pain started, ?

Headache & eye pain: Indicates the need to be seen by your doctor. It MAY be migraine or an eye issue or tension. If medical conditions are ruled out please see a mental health professional for treatment. If medicated that's fine but don't skip the therapy part which treats the root and can yield more long-lasting benefits. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Hi, I am ramya. I am 24 years old. I have severe headache and left side of head is stabbing. My neck, shoulders pain as well.

Hi, I am ramya. I am 24 years old. I have severe headache and left side of head is stabbing. My neck, shoulders pain as well.

Cause of headache: The best way to tackle a headache is to figure out what's causing it in the first place - is it a migraine, from not eating breakfast this am, from skipping a dose of a medicine, from not getting enough sleep? There can be many reasons, and you can get the associated shoulder/neck pain. Make sure you check it out with your doctor and get an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What could cause a very severe headache across the front of head not relieved by painkillers but relieved by pressing on the area?

What could cause a very severe headache across the front of head not relieved by painkillers but relieved by pressing on the area?

Tension headache: Headache can occur as a result of many conditions, and further assessment by a specialist should be considered if symptoms persist. Relief with direct pressure may indicate muscular tension as being one of the many causes, however, again, this can be accompanied by other conditions. Regardless, if symptoms persist then consultation with a neurologist or headache specialist is advised. ...Read more

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I'm often worried about severe headaches, starting with a small pulsation in the head and ending with severe pains in the squeezes temples?

I'm often worried about severe headaches, starting with a small pulsation in the head and ending with severe pains in the squeezes temples?

Nip in the bud: Why not prevent the headaches prior to encountering? One great approach is via OTC agents such as riboflavin, CoQ-10, butterbur, feverfew, magnesium.
Could a Concierge consult guide the way? ...Read more

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Severe headaches on top of the head. I've had bad head pain on the top of my head for about 7months and the doctors here have no clue. Help?

Severe headaches on top of the head. I've had bad head pain on the top of my head for about 7months and the doctors here have no clue. Help?

Some considerations: Has there been past head trauma? Is there related ear pain, sinus pain, or neck pain (posteriorly)? Is there any life stressor or tension affecting you? Are you overdue for glasses or visual acuity followup? Has there been a Head CT done? MRI? Are there any recent new medications? There are a lot of questions to be asked and be sure of from your primary provider before giving up hope. Good luck. ...Read more

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I hit my head a while back; now I am getting severe headaches on the left side of my head, I also feel tired offten. What might be haphappening?

Headache: Start with a thorough history and physical exam. You may need to have brain imaging but this will be the decision your treating physician will make. ...Read more

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I have a lump on the lower right side of my head ive been having severe headaches for quite sometime now. When I kinda push it helps please help!

I have a lump on the lower right side of my head ive been having severe headaches for quite sometime now. When I kinda push it helps please help!

Depends: Depending on your age, you could be describing a vascular problem affecting superficial vessels at the base of the head. A few urgent blood tests are probably warranted. If you are also experiencing eye pain, go to the ER. If not, consider calling your primary doctor tomorrow. ...Read more

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I've been having a severe headache after waking up since last week. The pain is around top to back on half of my head. I feel dizzy. Is this dangerous?

I've been having a severe headache after waking up since last week. The pain is around top to back on half of my head. I feel dizzy. Is this dangerous?

If this is brand new: & if you're experiencing any neurological symptoms such as weakness in an arm, leg, slurred speech, uncontrolled nausea/vomiting, loss of balance, double vision or other physical things other than pain you should be evaluated in an ER, however, if this is going on for a week, and you've had headaches of some nature in the past and none of what I said is happening, get an appointment with your doc ...Read more

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Having thoughts in my head, using screens, and reading cause severe headaches on the right side of my head. Any idea (s) why this is happening/cures?

Having thoughts in my head, using screens, and reading cause severe headaches on the right side of my head. Any idea (s) why this is happening/cures?

One sided headache: A common cause of the one-sided headache is a migraine. That causes throbbing or a sense of pressure on one side, usually it lasts for hours or days, and it can be associated with light sensitivity or nausea. It is not caused by looking at a screen, but it nay be worse when doing this.

People get dry eyes a lot with screens. Make sure you blink, look away at times, use eye drops too. ...Read more

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Severe headache at the right side of the back of the head. Onset with alcoholic drinks. Lasting for 2wks. Clear mri. Cluster hdache or occptl neurgla?

Severe headache at the right side of the back of the head. Onset with alcoholic drinks. Lasting for 2wks. Clear mri. Cluster hdache or occptl neurgla?

Hard to tell: Migraines are usually one-sided, pounding, severe headaches that last up to 3 days and have associated nausea, incapacity, and vision change. Alcohol can be a trigger. I'm glad your MRI is clear, because that rules out tumor. These could be either cluster or occipital neuralgia. The next step might be to get an injection to block that right occipital nerve and possible physical therapy. ...Read more

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I am a 30 yr old with very severe headaches I have had bloods done n results are fine the base of my head is swollen and I don't know what else to do?

Migraines: Migraines headaches are very common. Usually throbbing severe headaches associated with light and noise sensitivity. Triggers of headache include poor sleep, stress, hormonal changes and tyramine, or nitrates in diet. The perceived swollen area could be due to muscle spasm. Please, check with your physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Severe headache in one spot of head, dizziness and stiff neck. What do you recommend?

Severe headache in one spot of head, dizziness and stiff neck. What do you recommend?

Pain meds/Vist your: If you have any fever you should go see your docotr. Otherwise pain medicine will help your headache. For mild headache take tylenol (acetaminophen) 2 tabs every 6 hourly if needed, if this does not help after one or two doses, take Aspirin or ibuprofen (motrin or advil) 2 tablets at a time, every 6-8 hourly for one or two days as needed. ...Read more

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I have severe headache and I feel the pulses of blood flowing through the veins in my head?

I have severe headache and I feel the pulses of blood flowing through the veins in my head?

Migraine: That is the typical description of a migraine headache. Do you have nausea or vomiting? Changes in your vision or numbness anywhere? Do light or sound make your head hurt worse? If you have never had a headache this bad before you should see a doctor to be evaluated. ...Read more

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I had a cat scan of my head in ER after severe headache and it was normal. Still am having headaches, should I worry?

I had a cat scan of my head in ER after severe headache and it was normal. Still am having headaches, should I worry?

Very common: The vast majority of patients who have headaches and a ct have a normal ct exam. This doesn't diminish the importance of your pain but really important problems such as a brain tumor or bleeding around the brain have largely been excluded. So, feel better about that! ...Read more