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Tear Eye Yawning
Yawning is opening the mouth semi-voluntarily while taking a long, deep breath of air. It is a type of reflex action controlled by the brain (a person cannot yawn on command). Yawning is normal, and usually due to drowsiness or tiredness. However, excessive yawning that happens much more often than normal may be caused by vagus nerve signals, due ...Read more
Reflex: It's a reflex phenomenon. Nothing to worry ...Read more
The: Little glands around the eyelid get pressed. ...Read more
Synkenesis: Synkinesis is the result from miswiring of nerves after (injury) trauma. This can involuntary muscular movements or actions accompanying voluntary movements. For example, yawning can cause the lacrimal gland, that produces tears, to contract and tear or your eye lid to close. ...Read more
Hi, eyes burn and sting randomly, or while yawning or tearing up. Starts one side, the other side hurts after. Eye discharge in morning. Eye drops burn?
Dry eyes: Eye burning is most often due to drying of tear film or unstable tear film (unless a chemical or allergen has entered your eye). Discharge is from bacteria. See Eyedoc2020.blogspot. Com on how to use warm lid compresses, diluted tea tree oil, artificial tears, increased omega 3 in diet to relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Every time I yawn or close my eyes and sort of push inside my head its like a thunder happening and its very unpleasant.
Only an exam could: Tell you what is happening with your eyes. Contact an ophthalmologist for evaluation. ...Read more
Tear ducts squeezed: Your tear ducts are squeezed when you yawn and that leads to watering of your eyes. ...Read more
My eyes get very watery, whenever I yawn. Is that normal and does that happen to everyone or am I the very few? N is it cure able?
Can be normal: Some people have a link neurologically that causes tearing when they yawn. Nothing you can do. ...Read more
Probably not: Tearing is normal because it helps protect the eyes. There really is no way to stop the teary eyes, but it's good thing because your body is just doing its job. ...Read more
Lateral corners of eyes burn after washing face. Not the eyes, just the skin. Happens after I yawn too. Onset about 3 months.?
The skin of the eyelids is very thin and easily drys out, cracks, etc
try a bland petroleum based moisturerizer at night. ...Read more
I have been yawning a lot, my head has been hurting, my neck hurts, and my eyes become very watery I do become dissy and become off balance.?
Reflex tears: This is normal reflex tearing some of which has drained into your nasal cavities through the normal tear drainage system. ...Read more
Why do I yawn so much? My eyes are always tired and lately I've been having chest palpations should u be worried.?
What can I do to fall asleep faster? It usually takes me around an hour+ for me to fall asleep. Water comes out of my eyes mostly when I yawn.
Why is my left eye in pain after I woke up? Its watering now and it hurts to even blink or yawn. Please help me.
Sounds most like early conjunctivitis Are you otherwise healthy? Are you in contact with anyone with redeye or children in general?
Antibiotic eye drops may sooth and help prevent secondary infection. But only take them if symptoms get worse.
Another common cause of unilateral eye pain is Migraine. Do you suffer from migriaine? ...Read more
Upper cheek / lower eye area twitches after smiling and or yawning. It has been happening for 3 weeks now. No pain. Should I be concerned?
Started effexor (venlafaxine) yesterday, Could barely sleep, Keep yawning, Bit nauseous, Woke up super jittery and dry eyes. Is this all normal? I feel so spaced out.
Effexor (venlafaxine) effects:
I understand your distress.
Effexor (venlafaxine) is a medication for Depression, sometimes for Anxiety.
“barely sleep, nauseous and jittery” are side effects of Effexor (venlafaxine).
See Psychiatrist immediately for Diagnosis, Effexor (venlafaxine) benefits and side effects; Discuss Ativan or Xanax for Anxiety; Therapy for stress in your life; if needed Wellbutrin or SSRI Medication for Depression.
Do Breathing and Music Relaxation ...Read more
After regaining my mobility on one side of my face after my first time having Bell's palsy, I realized that when I yawn, my eye sometimes forcefully closes. Is there anything I can do to resolve this? I had this for a while
BELLS: NOT SURE HOW LONG YOU HAVE IT BELLS BUT MOST PATIENTS RETURN TO BASE LINE AFTER 6 TO 12 MONTHS I HAVE SEEN SOME PATIENTS WITH PERMANENT DROOP, THERE HAS SOME THERAPIES LIKE MUSCLE STIM AND PHYSICAL THERAPY WHICH HAS HELPED SOME PATIENT BUT CHECK WITH YOUR PRIMARY CARE OR LOCAL NEUROLOGIST THEY MAY WANT TO CHECK YOUR BLOOD FOR DIABETES LYMES ETC ...Read more
For as long as I can remember, when I yawn, my eyes water, AND my nose runs too. I learn now this is uncommon. Could it be sign of more serious issue?
Age 60 when I yawn then my left under eye area begins to twitch. Sometimes after I laugh hard. Normal? Eye exam May 2014-need lens no $ so can't get
Everytime I yawn, water comes out of my eyes and then my nose becomes runny. Is this because I am sick? Does zyprexa (olanzapine) lower white blood cells, related?
Lots of questions: All serotonin agents including zyprexa, (olanzapine) which is one of its properties can cause yawning. It can lower the white cell count. It can also cause a runny nose. Leukopenia is unrelated to these other symptoms. I can't find any references to why your eyes may get watery. Perhaps one of my other colleagues on the site will have some insight into that. Best wishes. ...Read more
Sinuses free but pain on bridge of nose and under eyes can barely touch it if it is swollen u can barely c it no injury woke up like this yesterday and I can breath fine through my nose. Skin feels tight in that area hurts to touch or yawn affecting my who
Not enough information without an exam to fully answer your question. What do you mean that your sinuses are "free"? Do you have nasal congestion? Did you have an injury to your nose? Are your eyes involved in any way?
There are multiple sinuses in your skull, above the nose and eyes, below the eyes, and between the eyes. They all drain into the nose. Any one or more of these sinuses can be affected with either sinusitis or an infection leading to pain and tenderness to touch.
This could also be a skin infection.
I recommend that you schedule an appointment with your physician for evaluation. ...Read more
Dizziness, tired, ringing ear, head pressure, maybe eye pressure, sort of restlessness, yawning, kind of heavy head. What's up?
Why does the right side of head above the eye and towards the ear feel like it's moving? Especially when I'm yawning or shivering?
Ears are ringing day and night, tired eyes, uneasy breathing, occasional frontal headaches, uneasy yawning, polyps, congested, fatigue?
Ears ringing: See an ENT specialist - infections, allergies, chemical sensitivities, polyps and deviated septums are often involved. ...Read more
I am experiencing head trauma, I hit the side of my head 24 hrs ago and have a lump and pain while chewing and yawning, is this normal, should I seek medical attention?
No and Yes: No, pain/swelling is not normal. Yes, medical attention is advisable. Call and report your traumatic incident and your current symptoms. Let your practitioners decide if they want to see you or if any additional care is necessary. ...Read more
I have frequent swishing noies in my head and dizzy head like flu. I also start yawning constantly 20 to 30 times?
My neck hurts really bad in the back area and hurts when I turn my head. The area where my neck meets the skull hurts so bad wheb I yawn. Help!
Muscle spasm: Probably slept wrong if is acute, and rest and heat should relax the muscle spasm. You did not mention any neck injuries. If is chronic (over 2-3 months) then you need to see osteopath or physiatrist to be properly diagnosed. The treatment will depend on which tissue, bone, joint, ligament, tendon, or muscle is involved, and this requires an hands-on evaluation. ...Read more
Once or twice/week when I am waking up, if I yawn hard, I can hear a "click" in the back if my head, and it gives me a migraine. Should I get x-rayed?
Maybe?: May be an upper neck issue? C2-c4 levels. But let your doctor know this and ask which test are necessary. ...Read more