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Doctor insights on: Sudden Headaches Come And Go

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Do brain tumor headaches come and go? Is it normal?

Do brain tumor headaches come and go? Is it normal?

Yes: Waxing an waning of headaches may occur with slow growing brain tumors, but the probability of any headache being due to a brain tumor is low. ...Read more

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Can symptoms of pregnancy, (stomache cramps, hunger, headaches) come and go?

Can symptoms of pregnancy, (stomache cramps, hunger, headaches) come and go?

Yes: It's common for the symptoms of pregnancy to come and go. This is usually of no significance. I hope this helps....! ...Read more

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Do brain tumor headaches come and go as time goes on or do they slowly get worse over time? Do other symptoms come and go?

Do brain tumor headaches come and go as time goes on or do they slowly get worse over time? Do other symptoms come and go?

Comments: "Brain tumors" are rare, and headaches are NOT usually the presenting signs of a brain tumor. More likely you have migraine or tension headaches, or even dental issues such as TMJ. See your doctor and get this diagnosed and treated. You will feel relieved. ...Read more

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Dull left side headaches, come and go for 2 months. Work in front of computer 12 hrs/day. Sometimes neck is sore. No insurance, tension headaches? 29m

Dull left side headaches, come and go for 2 months. Work in front of computer 12 hrs/day. Sometimes neck is sore. No insurance, tension headaches? 29m

Possible stress: Tension headaches are a possible explanation as you appear to be in lot of it especially working 12 hours a day. But you also have allergies and sinusitis which can cause headaches too. Improve your posture at the computer: two feet away, screen straight in your eye sight, elbows at 90 degree angle on key board and a chair with straight back should be helpful. Good sleep and exercise will help. ...Read more

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Running temperature, headaches come and go, could a kidney infection cause this, was having problems by not drinking enough water, now I drink 2 to 3 bottles a day, kidney has gotten better, but still running a slight fever about 99.5.

Running temperature, headaches come and go, could a kidney infection cause this, was having problems by not drinking enough water, now I drink 2 to 3 bottles a day, kidney has gotten better, but still running a slight fever about 99.5.

Fever: Fever is 100.5 and above and is a sign your body is working, fighting an infection viral or bacterial. Treat symptoms if you need to, otherwise keep drinking at least half your body weight in ounces avoiding all caffeine. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What might cause headaches that come and go throughout the day?

What might cause headaches that come and go throughout the day?

Many causes: Difficult to say. There are many causes of headaches, from mild neck muscle strain and tension to life-threatening medical issues. Please see a doctor for further evaluation and good luck. ...Read more

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I have slight headaches daily. What does that mean? They come and go.

I have slight headaches daily. What does that mean? They come and go.

Headaches: Recurrent headaches deserve a Cat scan of your brain ...Read more

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When does hypotony cause pain? Does it come and go? What is the best drug for hypotony headache?

When does hypotony cause pain? Does it come and go? What is the best drug for hypotony headache?

Unpredictable: My experience is that hypotony that is intra ocular pressure less than 5, can be unpredictable. It's not uncommon for patients to acute low pressures post operatively and typically are asymptomatic aside from visual blurring. Pain from low pressure is usually in a chronic setting, that is years and usually associated with shrinking, blind eye. In those, yes, it can be intermittent. Best med ...Read more

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Do headaches during strokes come and go?

Do headaches during strokes come and go?

Generic answer: In the elderly, headaches may be associated with cerebrovascular insufficiency issues, but usually, these are symptoms and have not marker of future events. Acute headaches can be associated with blood vessel obstruction, and especially bleeding intracranially of any variation. However, in a younger age group, frequent headaches more often, migraine or tension origins. ...Read more

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How come I have a headache?

Headaches: Your headaches could be coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, teeth grinding, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems among other things. See a doctor to get checked out so you can get som ehelp for your headaches. ...Read more

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Where do headaches come from?

Where do headaches come from?

Different types: There are several different types of headaches and each has it's own distinct characteristic. ...Read more

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Make a headache go away fast?

Make a headache go away fast?

Depends on headache: Certain types respond to some drugs rapidly. But Dr. Italia's correct. It's difficult to find "quick" solutions without knowing more info. Best advice at this point is either Tylenol (acetaminophen) as per labeled instructions or Excedrin Migraine if symptoms are severe with nausea/vomiting. Important thing is to see doctor & get workup to prevent next one. Keep track of HA's in diary (found on Internet). ...Read more

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A headache that doesn't go away.

A headache that doesn't go away.

Need more info.: It would help to have more information about your headache to help determine what type they are, the best way to manage them, and if any additional testing is indicated.
1. Were are headaches located
2. What do they feel like
3. Any related symptoms
4. what makes it worse / better
5. what have you tried
I suggest a live virtual consult with one of our Healthtap Doctors or go see a clinician. ...Read more

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How can I make a headache go away?

How can I make a headache go away?

R/O TENSION HA: The 4 basic headaches are Tension, Sinus, migraine and cluster. The muscles that originate at the base of the neck insert near the temple. Rest /ice and a darkened room may help. Also a NSAID like Aleve (naproxen) /daypro. Muscle relaxant ie KLONOPIN/ FLEXERIL. Meditation/Yoga/Biofeedback. GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH. Com You need a full exam an blood work to be through. If symptoms worsen seek medical evaluation ...Read more

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How do I get a headache to go away?

How do I get a headache to go away?

De-Stress, H2O, etc.: In most people a simple headache is the result of stress on your system. First, make sure to drink plenty of water. Then, go somewhere relaxing, and meditate do progressive relaxation. Simple tylenol, (acetaminophen) aspirin, caffeine combinations can help. Make sure you are in good health get a physical exam, good nutrition, quality sleep. If you have migraines look in to riboflavin (b-1) to help prevent them. ...Read more

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How do I get my headache to go away?

How do I get my headache to go away?

SEARCH: A headache is a symptom with many possible causes. One that lasts says something is wrong, but it could be jaw, teeth, sinuses or something tougher. You want a dr to review this and check it out if ordinary asprin or the equivalent doesn't help. ...Read more

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How long can I go with a headache pain?

How long can I go with a headache pain?

Unclear question: You do not need to "go" with headache at all. It depends on what may be causing the pain. You should try over the counter medications like Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin and if that does not help, you should see your doctor.
You do not need to suffer. ...Read more

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I have a headache that will not go away?

I have a headache that will not go away?

Doctor can examine: Most people get a headache at some time, such as from colds, infections, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc. Over-the-counter drug options include Tylenol (acetaminophen), Motrin, Alleve, Excedrin Migraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent headache, weird headache or one with other worrisome symptoms should be examined. ...Read more

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How come I get headaches after I exercise?

How come I get headaches after I exercise?

Not uncommon!: Post exertional headaches are common, because your arteries are wide open and carrying more blood after exercise. Intensity is a factor. You can work out longer at lower intensity-this may help. Otherwise, take tylenol (acetaminophen) or aleve afterwards! ...Read more

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Headache that has been going on for 4 days?

Headache that has been going on for 4 days?

Headache: Although, most headaches are benign in nature, given no historical information provided, I recommend it be checked in a face to face environment. You may try some over-the-counter analgesics such as excedrine or Ibuprofen that may prove to be helpful unless you've tried them already. ...Read more

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What are the ways to make my headache go away?

What are the ways to make my headache go away?

SYMPTOM: It's a symptom that the body supplies like a red flag that says there's something wrong. If some asprin is enough, okay. If it stays the longer it stays the more concerned you might be. If that's what's happening, or if it's repeated often get a dr in on this. ...Read more

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Headache that won't go away, what could it be?

Headache that won't go away, what could it be?

Vague: Certainly need a lot more info. Duration, intensity, location. Keep a pain diary if you can and document your headaches. ...Read more

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How come I have headaches that last for weeks?

Med evaluation: This warrants a medical evaluation. It can't be answered on -line. ...Read more

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How come I have increasingly painful headaches?

Must get an: Evaluation. If this is getting worse, what is preventing you from seeking out medical help today? There is absolute need to do that right now. ...Read more

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What is commonly used to help a headache go away?

What is commonly used to help a headache go away?

Basic Measures: General helpful measures: 1. Avoid bright light and loud noise 2. Before 2 pm try a caffeinated beverage 3. Before 2 pm try moderate exercise like a 4-6 block walk 4. Anti-inflammatories prescribed by your doctor (e.g. Ketaprofen) or otc (e.g. Ibuprofen) 5. Butterbur root extract (petadolex) 6. Get 8 hrs restful uninterrupted sleep 7. Avoid long sitting or computer time without breaks 8. Stretch. ...Read more