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Throbbing ache in forehead then nostril cleared up, not congested in nose, but ears still stuffy & forehead ache. How could I treat this naturally?

Throbbing ache in forehead then nostril cleared up, not congested in nose, but ears still stuffy & forehead ache. How could I treat this naturally?

Sinus headache: A frontal headache in a 24 year old female could be due to a sinus infection or sinus congestion. An option for natural treatment is a saline sinus rinse you can purchase over the counter, like a NetiPot or saline flush. If your headache persists however, please see a physician. ...Read more

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When I stand up or bend down and pick my head up I get a throbbing sensation on the left side of my head and that spot is sore. What can it be? Serious?

When I stand up or bend down and pick my head up I get a throbbing sensation on the left side of my head and that spot is sore. What can it be? Serious?

It's hard to tell.: Get checked for hypertension, temporal arteritis/inflamed artery, migraine etc. Take care and God bless you!
http://www. Healthgrades. Com/symptoms/throbbing-headache ...Read more

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For the padt week I have had a very sore throbbing nose I have been getting a lot of pus out with a needle any ideas thanks?

For the padt week I have had a very sore throbbing nose I have been getting a lot of pus out with a needle any ideas thanks?

You NEED to: See your doctor as soon as you can. Your nose is infected and need antibiotics either orally and / or topically. Stop messing with the sores to avoid spreading infection to the brain or getting serious consequences! Practice good hand washing ...Read more

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I have a dime size lump in back of my head and today at base of my head right side is sore to touch and throbbing a bit and swollen as well. Size of r?

I have a dime size lump in back of my head and today at base of my head right side is sore to touch and throbbing a bit and swollen as well. Size of r?

Could be a boil: Infection of the skin, superficial, that can cause pain that is throbbing and is sore to touch
Usually either settles by itself or opens up to let the pus out. ...Read more

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What can you do if your head is throbbing, your muscles are sore and it hurts behind the eyes?

What can you do if your head is throbbing, your muscles are sore and it hurts behind the eyes?

Seek Medical Care: Generally a headache is responds to standard over the counter pain medications. If it is a true migraine (aura, severe pain with relief in a dark room) you may be a candidate for Botox (r). The sore muscles may be an indication of tension headaches and the pain behind the eyes, possible sinus disease. Neurologists are specialists in headaches. If you have frequent headaches, you see a md. ...Read more

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I was hit in the head recently and my temple is very swollen and my jaw is sore and my head throbbing what can this mean?

I was hit in the head recently and my temple is very swollen and my jaw is sore and my head throbbing what can this mean?

Closed Head Injury: Depending on the injury you sustained, it is possible that you have a simple contusion or more significant fracture. If your symptoms do not resolve, you have nausea/vomiting, vision changes or loss of consciousness it would be wise to seek the advice of your physician for testing and evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a pounding throbbing headache which pulses at the bottom of my head, I also get sore eyes when looking at light why is this?

I have a pounding throbbing headache which pulses at the bottom of my head, I also get sore eyes when looking at light why is this?

Viral meningitis?: If this is a new symptom, these symptoms could mean meningitis, especially if you also have fever. That's not necessarily as alarming as it sounds: most meningitis is caused by viruses and not especially dangerous. But play it safe and see a doctor immediately -- go to an urgent care center or emergency department if your personal physician is not immediately available. Good luck! ...Read more

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4 weeks of burning pain on right side of head and face. Throbbing gums on right side. Sore neck and shoulder blade all on right side. Nothing relieves?

4 weeks of burning pain on right side of head and face. Throbbing gums on right side. Sore neck and shoulder blade all on right side. Nothing relieves?

Burning pain: Possible causes are viral infection (shingles), fungal infection, nerve irritation (trigeminal neuralgia).
Check with your dentist, oral surgeon and physician for a diagnosis and treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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Throbbing headache in back of head and forehead and throbbing in face, sore neck, ringing in ears and vision affected?

Throbbing headache in back of head and forehead and throbbing in face, sore neck, ringing in ears and vision affected?

You need a consult: To sort out this headache. As you are in Canada, can you not visit a clinic? An examination would be required to really make a diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more

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WBC @ 13, finished Zpk 6days ago& I'm still woosey/light headed and headache/throbbing in my temples, down the back of head behind ears& eyes feel sore?

WBC @ 13, finished Zpk 6days ago& I'm still woosey/light headed and headache/throbbing in my temples, down the back of head behind ears& eyes feel sore?

See your doctor: Again. It doesn't sound like your infection has been completely resolved. You may need another round of something else, especially if your eyes feel sore. Don't delay. ...Read more

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I have a really sharp pain in my left ear and going up into my head! It's really painful and more than just ear ache, it's more like a sharp pain and throbbing/surges. I also have a really sore throat! Any ideas? Xx

Sinusitis: Pain in the face and eye with radiation in association with a sore throat are likely infectious in nature.

Other symptoms of sinusitis include discolored nasal discharge, nasal congestion, upper dental pain, sinus pressure and fevers.

I would suggest seeing your doctor for an exam and treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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I have a wheezing dry cough, mouth sore on the back of my throat, I'm tired easily, I feel dehydrated, and my head is throbbing. What do I have?

I have a wheezing dry cough, mouth sore on the back of my throat, I'm tired easily, I feel dehydrated, and my head is throbbing. What do I have?

Respiratory infectio: This is likely an acute viral upper respiratory infection. You should try pushing fluids, decongestants, and cough syrup such as Delsym or Robitussin (guaifenesin). You also may want to see your doctor to obtain prescription for an inhaler that can help with wheezing. You can try ibuprofen for aches and pains. ...Read more

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Why is my nostril sore inside all the time?

Vestibulitis: We generally refer to this as vestibulitis.
Most common cause is trauma to the tissues (picking your nose, wiping your nose with an abrasive paper towel, etc).
If you get this, gently apply an antibacterial ointment (like bacitracin) to your nostrils several times a day and avoid trauma! If it does not get better in a few days, see your doctor to rule out other possible, serious problems! ...Read more

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Why is my left nostril kind of swollen and sore?

Why is my left nostril kind of swollen and sore?

Need more info: How long ago did this happen. Did you hurt yourself? Are you having a cold? You may watch and wait. If it does not get better in a week or so, see a doctor.
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Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine, if you are under 27 years of age. ...Read more

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Cold sore INSIDE nostril. How to treat??

Cold sore INSIDE nostril. How to treat??

Valacyclovir: Whether in a nostril or on lips or face, the standard recommendation for recurrent oral or facial herpes is valacyclovir (Valtrex®) 2 grams twice, 12 hours apart. Acyclovir also OK, but more doses. Do it ASAP; after 2-3 days, nothing will speed healing. If this is an atypical location for you, best to see doctor or clinic to confirm the diagnosis. But don't wait to treat; no harm if not herpes. ...Read more

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Is a cold sore between the two nostrils be contagious on the lips?

Is a cold sore between the two nostrils be contagious on the lips?

Yes: If it is, in fact, it is a cold sore, it is contagious, both orally and on the genitals. ...Read more

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I have a hard very sore lump in my right nostril, what could it be?

May be a Polyp: Need to see an ENT specialist to examine. It may be a benign polyp or some other mass. It's hard to say without being seen and examined- evaluated. ...Read more

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Have a sore inside nostril it's brown and it hurts could it be cancer?

Have a sore inside nostril it's brown and it hurts could it be cancer?

Nasal Sores: Sores in the nose can cause a discomfort and pain. They can be scaly, crusty and can bleed when picked at. Nasal sores can be caused due to bacteria, virus or due to other reasons. Nasal impetigo and herpes simplex virus are the the most common reason behind sores in nose. ...Read more

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Is there any nasal preparation can be bought for sore scabs inside the nostrils?

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Is there any nasal preparation can be bought for sore scabs inside the nostrils?

Bacitracin ointment: You can use that for nasal vestibulitis twice a day for 10 days. See ENT doctor if sores persists. ...Read more

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My nostril has been cracked now for over 6 months and will not heal. It is getting deeper and is very sore?

My nostril has been cracked now for over 6 months and will not heal. It is getting deeper and is very sore?

Bacitracin: Try this: clean with cotton swabs soaked in hydrogen peroxide and then apply a thick coating of Bacitracin ointment. Do this 3-4 times a day. If you do not see an improvement within 2-3 weeks you need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Hi I've a very sore outer left nostril it is very red tender to touch and slightly inflamed any ideas what it may be?

Hi I've a very sore outer left nostril it is very red tender to touch and slightly inflamed any ideas what it may be?

Red Nose: This very likely Is an infected pimple, keep it clean and do not ever squeeze it, try avoiding to touch it, it very well disappear within 5 days, if not you will need antibiotics ...Read more

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I've had a sore like spot on the bottom inside of my right nostril for over a year now, it seems to never heal. It scabs but doesn't totally heal why?

I've had a sore like spot on the bottom inside of my right nostril for over a year now, it seems to never heal. It scabs but doesn't totally heal why?

Ulcer: For a sore that is not healing, you need to see a dermatologist. It could be because the sure is being picked at or related to other causes that would need treatment. ...Read more

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Left nostril seems to pulsate, does this make any sense. If so what could this possibly be. Sometimes it gets better if I blow my nose. Is this something serious or possibly allergies.

Left nostril seems to pulsate, does this make any sense. If so what could this possibly be. Sometimes it gets better if I blow my nose. Is this something serious or possibly allergies.

A little unusual...: Nope, Teresa, I've never heard that one before. Could it be rebound from overusing decongestants such as Afrin (oxymetazoline) nose spray (or illicit drugs?) You are describing blood vessel congestion which normally wouldn't clear with nose blowing. No, you ought to have rhinoscopy done - a fiberoptic examination of your nose to rule out foreign body or a vascular growth/abnormality. Call an otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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Why is the middle of my nostrils sore?

Possible vestibuliti: Some cases of sore nostrils can be related to a bacterial colonization around the entrance to the nose. This is often a staphylococcus problem. ...Read more

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Inside of nostril is sore and I have a minor headache. What could be wrong?

Nasal soreness: Greetings. The inside our noses sometimes get inflamed and possibly infected with the staph bacteria that normall loves inside our nostrils. This is called nasal vestibulitis and may benefit from a topical application of an antibiotic ointment called mupiricin. This is an antibiotic that requires a prescription. See your ENT doctor for confirmation. ...Read more

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Had a nasal papiollma removed 2 weeks ago. Nostril still a bit sore is that usual?

Had a nasal papiollma removed 2 weeks ago. Nostril still a bit sore is that usual?

Sore nostril: If the papilloma was removed from the nostril, then yes, this is normal. It takes a while to heal. Most biopsies and procedures in the nose take a couple of weeks to heal to the point that there is minimal discomfort or pain. ...Read more

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My 3year old has a sore inside edge of his left nostril. He keeps picking at it and it bleeds. Not sure where its from. What can I do?

My 3year old has a sore inside edge of his left nostril. He keeps picking at it and it bleeds. Not sure where its from. What can I do?

Impetigo: Impetigo is a common skin conditions in young children, and is usually caused by nose picking. Treatment consists of topical antibiotic ointment and rarely oral antibiotics. We recommend having your child seen by their doctor so that proper diagnosis and treatment can be initiated. ...Read more

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I have a sore in my left nostril that looks white and hurts I also have blood in the left what could cause this I have had this for a few months?

Sore in nostril: It's hard to tell what caused it based on no much information provided. If it's been there for many months without improvement, you should see a doc locally. ...Read more

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I woke up with a sore inside my nose and by the next day the whole inside of that nostril was swollen and so sore what could it be?

I woke up with a sore inside my nose and by the next day the whole inside of that nostril was swollen and so sore what could it be?

Get it checked out: I would see a doctor asap. It could be infected, and one of the most common causes of such infections is mrsa- a resistant staph. In the meantime, wash you hands well after touching that area (best not to touch it if you can help it). Best of luck to you. ...Read more

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After using nasonex (mometasone) for the first time it feels like I has this irritated painful sore in nostril. How long will it take for this to go away?

After using nasonex (mometasone) for the first time it feels like I has this irritated painful sore in nostril. How long will it take for this to go away?

Nasonex (mometasone): You should point the Nasonex (mometasone) tip away from the septum and towards the sides of your nose to avoid such irritation. You can use a saline gel to alleviate the side effect. ...Read more

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What causes recurrent sore spots inside both nostrils when under stress?

Pimples or herpes: Yep. Either you pick your nose when you're stressed or you have a breakout of herpes. Try and get them looked at one time when they're in full bloom - should be easy to sort out. In the interim try not to get so stresses... ...Read more

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Having throbbing headaches on the right side and right nostrils bleeding?

Not likely related: Nosebleeds are only rarely related to headaches, except in cases of very high blood pressure or severe sinus infection (sinus tumors are even more rare). A unilateral throbbing headache in a young lady is very likely to be migraine. If you have significant nosebleeds, or if you have sinus congestion, drainage, etc. You should see a primary or ENT doctor. See neurology for headaches if they are bad. ...Read more