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2 yr old son woke up in middle of night vomiting and complaining of pain in left eye. no other symptoms. Virus? Migraine? Cause for serious concern?

2 yr old son woke up in middle of night vomiting and complaining of pain in left eye. no other symptoms. Virus? Migraine? Cause for serious concern?

Vomiting...: Waking up vomiting at night wouldn't normally concern me; however, with the complaint of eye pain (? headache) associated with this episode, I would contact his pediatrician in the morning and be seen. May just be a virus (usually is!) but pain in the head that wakes you up at night and is associated with vomiting at least deserves an exam by his pediatrician. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Migraine (Definition)

A head pain which is usually recurrent, and often in variable locations and severity, associated with few or all the following symptoms; fear of light, fear of sound, nausea, vomiting, bright or dark spots floating in front of eyes, tingling and numbness of one side of face or body. All ...Read more


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I got a bad migraine worse one I ever had. Made me sick and all. Then my husband gets one. He never gets head aches.What could it be? Virus? Parasite?

I got a bad migraine worse one I ever had. Made me sick and all. Then my husband gets one. He never gets head aches.What could it be? Virus? Parasite?

Comments: Migraine is NOT a contagious disorder, and well over 30 million people in the United States suffer these severe headaches. If both of you had migraine events at same time, would search for potential food triggers, such as nitrite preservatives, MSG, aspartame, but fermented or pickled items could also be culprits. Although unlikely, carbon monoxide exposure does cause headaches. ...Read more

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What viruses cause chest congestion migraine and stuffy nose?

What viruses cause chest congestion migraine and stuffy nose?

Stress: Stress causes the immune system to not work as well-which can lead to secondary infections-like viruses-to affect u. plus histamine release which can lead to inflammation-leading to stuffy nose. Migraine occurs after the stress as u'r blood vessels are constricted-narrowed during the stress, and then open up like flood gates, causing the rush of blood to the head. ...Read more

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Yesterday I got a slight migraine, unusual for me. It has passed, but now I also feel like my face is on fire. What might be causing this?

Yesterday I got a slight migraine, unusual for me. It has passed, but now I also  feel like my face is on fire. What might be causing this?

Irritated trigeminal: nerve causes nerve pain in the face. You really mean, why is the nerve irritated. Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, and many things including migraines cause nerve irritation. Any NEW migraine or NEW neurologic symptom is a strong reason to get brain imaging. Mass, virus infection (including common ones), stroke all can cause . ...Read more

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I have been feeling sick for a day or two, also with a on and off migraine. I also have a fever.

I have been feeling sick for a day or two, also with a on and off migraine. I also have a fever.

Many things: This could be several things, from a virus to a cold. If symptoms persisist after some basic 'taking care of yourself, ' such as otc meds, see your doc and make sure it doesn't progress. Flu season is not quite over! ...Read more

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Experiencing a migraine, coughing, and stuffy nose what should i do ? What is my next step

Experiencing a migraine, coughing, and stuffy nose what should i do ? What is my next step

Could be: Viral syndrome. sometimes all is needed is rest, plenty of warm fluids, decongestant and analgesics. if could persist or worsens an urgent care or PCP office visit. ...Read more

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I got headaches since afternoon.. And now I hv vomited twice when ever I drink. May it be migraine or GI problem?,

I got headaches since afternoon.. And now I hv vomited twice when ever I drink. May it be migraine or GI problem?,

Possible...: it could possibly be migraines which are described as throbbing, pulsating headaches usually on one side of head or behind the eye with dizziness, vomiting, light or sound sensitivity. If fever, body aches, diarrhea and just a few days could be a stomach virus. Rest, fluids and analgesics can be used for that. If not better you will need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Migraine Headaches (Definition)

Migraine headaches is also known as Migraine. Migraine headaches are a common condition that often include a headache with throbbing, pulsing pain, blurriness of vision, nausea, and sensitivity to light. They ...Read more


Virus (Definition)

A virus is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of an organism. Viruses can infect all types of organisms, from animals and plants ...Read more