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Vision Woozy Leaning Head Pillow Cause
I get double vision and feel woozy after leaning the back of my head on pillow or couch back. What could be the cause of this?
Low blood flow: In some patients the blood vessels that run in the back of your neck to your brain (vertebral arteries) can be pinched by the spine, especially if you have arthritis. This can cause symptoms when you put your head back as the blood flow to your brain is diminished. It could also be caused by spasms of the muscles themselves. You should start by seeing your primary care doctor and getting an exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stretched in bed, pushing my head into pillow. Got really dizzy! Could barely sit up. Could pinched nerve cause this?
Trying to get out of bed today, but everytime i lift my head off the pillow i get a wave of dizziness. Is this serious?
2 months of bed rest laying on back. Now when I sit up on bed, dizzy headed. Even with my head propped up with pillows still dizzy. This normal?!
YES: This is called orthostasis- a temporary drop in BP when going from a supine ( laying face up ) to an upright position- may be due to prolonged bedrest. ...Read more
Pulsatile headache on the right part of my head , neck pain and dizziness for over than one month.Pain feels like a pressure when i stay on my pillow.
Hemicrania continua: Hemicrania continua is a rare continuous one-sided headache that never shifts sides. The typical presentation is a dull throbbing ache. The primary area of pain is located in the ocular temporal region, pain may also be experienced in the maxilla or in the occipital region. The patient usually responds to indomethacin within 48 hours. Rec. See headache or orofacial pain specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When I sleep on only 1 pillow at night, I wake up very dizzy (not vertigo) & my entire head stings. I am normal weight & have no breathing problems.
Gradually lifting head up in night felt lightheaded dizzy temp like a faint but did not ,heart rate increased put head back on pillow then normal why?
Plan. : With your complex medical condition you need to discuss your symptoms with your cardiologist ASAP. ...Read more
Circulation issue: The back of the neck contains the vertebral arteries, the blood supply to the back of the brain, hearing, balance and vision centers. Leaning your head back, if it consistently causes deficits in these functions might mean there is compromise to these arteries. You should see a neurologist to get started as this may be progressive and lead to permanent changes. ...Read more
12 days finished anti for fluid behind ear. Head sensation of pins/needles, pressure, woozy not spinning, tight forehead. Meds cause? Flo/Zyrtec/Mucin
What can the problem be when you get woozy in your car and you have to shake your head to concentrate?
I have had this woozy feeling in my head for 2 months. It gets worse when i tilt my head back. It seems to be worst in the mornings.My balance is fine
Unconsciousness: Head injury severity is determined by the duration of symptoms following the injury. If you have wooziness for less than 15 minutes you are probably ok, if it lasts longer than an hour it is more serious, if you are unaware of your surroundings for more than a day it is very serious. ...Read more
Woozy headed. Esp. When sitting. Feels better to lean head back on chair. Better driving. Feels hard to hold head up at times. Not vertigo. What is it?
? Sinusitis: Did you have upper respiratory infections? This commonly happens when people have sinus infections. ...Read more
Can a pinched nerve in your neck make you woozy headed? Can you get a pinched nerve from having the epley maneuver done?
During my self defense class when falling back i hit the back of my head hard to the point where i was a bit woozy.Head hurts a little.Should i sleep?
My head always feels full and woozy and my neck and back hurt what could this be? all blood tests have been normal
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
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