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Sometimes I get headaches from eating lamb but I love lamb. Why is this?

Sometimes I get headaches from eating lamb but I love lamb. Why is this?

It's a food allergy!: One to one connection with eating lamb and headaches is like eating strawberries and getting itchy swollen lips and tongue, even when you love strawberries. Shell fish, especially shrimp is another perfect example of food allergy. Perhaps the most common food allergy is peanuts specifically, and nuts generally. ...Read more

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Why do I always get a headache if I don't eat at all or if I don't eat again within 5 hours of eating?

Why do I always get a headache if I don't eat at all or if I don't eat again within 5 hours of eating?

Blood sugar: Let your doctor decide, some possibilities like low sugar, compulsive craving for food etc. ...Read more

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I get horrible headaches while eating. What could be the cause?

I get horrible headaches while eating. What could be the cause?

You MAY have a: Food sensitivity or allergy to something you are eating. Great Plains Lab in Kansas has as good food sensitivity panel. You can read up on it on their website. Your doc can do some lab testing also. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can one get headaches because of eating sugar even if just a little?

Can one get headaches because of eating sugar even if just a little?

Yes.: I have a few patients who report getting headaches when they consume sugar...But it could be some kind of dye in the food or drink that you are consuming. ...Read more

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I have noticed that lately sometimes when I'm done eating (usually a small meal) I get a headache. Why? Should I be concerned? Has happened a few time

I have noticed that lately sometimes when I'm done eating (usually a small meal) I get a headache. Why? Should I be concerned? Has happened a few time

Related or not?: There are lots of possibilities here, all of which can be addressed by a physical exam and appropriate testing. Migraines for example can affect both head and gut ("intestinal migraine"). Please however don't contribute to your stomach upset by taking excessive nsaid's aimed at alleviating head ache. Get checked to rule out more esoteric pathology. ...Read more

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Why do I get headache after eating something sweet?

Why do I get headache after eating something sweet?

Many things.: There is a long list of things that can trigger migraines or headaches. Maybe is not the "sweet" but something else causing it. Substances hidden in certain foods may trigger them. Sulfites in certain wine, also chocolates, some fruits like straberries, bananas, meat, cheese may trigger it. ...Read more

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I've realized lately after either eating decent sized meals through out the day I become very hot and get spontaneous headaches and feel ill. Why?

I've realized lately after either eating decent sized meals through out the day I become very hot and get spontaneous headaches and feel ill. Why?

Ratching metabolism!: However, this usually indicates more carbs in your meals than is desirable. Immediately converted to sugar and your metabolic rate goes up quickly. But it falls quickly. I can not explain your headaches. There are too many dietary variables, but a crashing postprandial blood sugar is an obvious cause! ...Read more

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Why do I get heartburn and a headache after eating sugar?

Why do I get heartburn and a headache after eating sugar?

Sucrose intolerance: Sounds like you are deficient in enzyme sucrase; hence the symptoms. Consult with a GI specialist. ...Read more

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For several days now I get a headache right after eating, regardless of what I eat. Any suggestions?

For several days now I get a headache right after eating, regardless of what I eat. Any suggestions?

Headache: Any past history of migraine? Does migraine runs in your family? Please discuss the possibility of migraine with your doctor. ...Read more

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What to do if I get really awful headaches after eating sugar and exercising?

What to do if I get really awful headaches after eating sugar and exercising?

May be hypoglycemic: You may be hypoglycemic. After eating processed sugars, you can have an Insulin spike that lasts longer than the sugars and it drops your blood glucose, low, leading to hypoglycemia and headaches. After exercise, you may have used up much of your endogenous stores and then become hypoglycemic. Discuss with your primary. Keep juice handy and next headache after workout, see if it juice helps. ...Read more

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I get really awful headaches after eating sugar and exercising. What does this mean?

? hypoglycemia: In certain circumstances taking a high amount of carbohydrate will cause production of Insulin which may overshoot and cause hypoglycemia. There is a relationship between hypoglycemia and headache in certain individuals. ...Read more

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After eating and sitting on the couch I get a pain in the right side of my neck, and gives me slight headache. This has been getting worse, ?

After eating and sitting on the couch I get a pain in the right side of my neck, and gives me slight headache. This has been getting worse, ?

Neck pain post eats: Follow up in 24- hours with doctor/urgent care or ER. Do you have DM or HTN or elevated cholesterol? You need to have your carotids and heart evaluated with stress test, doppler and MRA ASAP, if all negative could consider gallbladder F/U TODAY. ...Read more

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Every thurs i'll bring those souper meals, romaine noodles for lunch at school, every friday I get a bad headache. Do I need to stop eating them? Why?

Every thurs i'll bring those souper meals, romaine noodles for lunch at school, every friday I get a bad headache. Do I need to stop eating them? Why?

ADVICE: Check the label, and see if the product contains nitrites, MSG, aspartame, or other chemical additives, as any or all, could trigger headaches. ...Read more

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So I was told to go glueton free and I did. Been gluteton free for 1 week. But still get pressure headaches after eating. All the other symptom gone.

So I was told to go glueton free and I did. Been gluteton free for 1 week. But still get pressure headaches after eating. All the other symptom gone.

Continue & look more: Gluten related symptoms most often are related to the gastrointestinal tract, and can sometimes affect overall feeling of wellness / energy level. My experience has not seen a lot of headache/related symptoms with this. Be happy with the improvment/symptom reduction, and keep looking, as there can always be more than one thing going on at the same time (like sinus problems or other headache-makers. ...Read more

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I get back pains, belly pains headaches and feeling sick quite often, I don't like eating but when I do I am not able to eat much, what does it mean?

I get back pains, belly pains headaches and feeling sick quite often, I don't like eating but when I do I am not able to eat much, what does it mean?

Possibility?: A possibility is that you could have gallbladder problems. Eating spicy foods and fatty foods both stimulate the gallbladder to contract. If there are gallstones blocking things you will get pain. It would be important to rule this out! You should see your md to further evaluate and make sure this is not the case. In addition they would be able you see you for stomach or ulcer problems! ...Read more