Top
20
Doctor insights on: What Are Some Of The Common Reasons For Having Puffy Eyelids In The Morning

Share

Puffy Eyelids (Definition)

"puffy eyelids" can refer to swelling of the tissues around the eyes from numerous causes, including allergy, edema (fluid retention), sinus disease, and even infection. Some people will have prolapse of orbital fat herniating into the eyelids causing a continually puffy appearance. Thyroid related orbital disease can ...Read more


3

3
I have swelling of different fingers in the morning during the winter season. What are some possible reasons?

I have swelling of different fingers in the morning during the winter season. What are some possible reasons?

Arthritis: Osteoarthritis is likely the main reason. However, you may have another form of arthritis, called rheumatoid arthritis, which is usually more noticeable in the morning, accompanied by stiffness. See your doctor. ...Read more

4

4
What are the causes for undereye puffiness in men?

What are the causes for undereye puffiness in men?

Male Puffy Eyelids: There are a number of causes of puffy lower eyelids. The most common cuase is from eyelid fat that starts to spill forward as its retaining wall, the orbital septum, loosens. Puffy lower eyelids can also be caused by fluid retention from allergies, sinus infections, or a high salt diet. ...Read more

5

5
What are some of the reasons for cronic neasea in the mornings for men and lack of appetite ?

What are some of the reasons for cronic neasea in the mornings for men and lack of appetite ?

Many: Causes of chronic nausea in the mornings include gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, gastroparesis, gastric outlet obstruction, biliary dyskinesia; just to name a few. Recommend you see a gastroenterologist for a complete work up. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
What are the reasons for the swelling under a person's eyes?

Allergy: Swelling under the eyes is most commonly related to allergy. It can also be due to some inflammatory conditions if associated with other systemic symptoms. ...Read more

10

10
What are the reasons for small streaks of light in my vision?

What are the reasons for small streaks of light in my vision?

Floaters: Sounds as if you have had a posterior vitreous detachment. This is a situation where the vitreous(jelly) of the eye detaches (not a retinal detachment), it then "crumples" up leaving dots, spots, strands of blurry vitreous; i.e. The "floater". When it pills away, it causes flashes. You should have an exam to ensure the incident did not tear the retina, which could lead to a retinal detachment. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
What are some of the most common causes of hypothyroidism for women over 40?

What are some of the most common causes of hypothyroidism for women over 40?

They can coexist: The two conditions can coexist. Thyroid disease in general is not uncommon in Lupus patients. Both belong to the larger group of autoimmune conditions in which there is a building of antibodies against once own organ tissues. ...Read more

12

12
What are the causes of sudden itching, all over? For a long period

What are the causes of sudden itching, all over? For a long period

Allergy: This needs workup of there is no visible rash other than swellning for external infection such as scabies or an allergy reaction to an underlying infection, drug, or food. Start with oral anthistamine-allegro or zyrtec (cetirizine) and Saran for relief. Keep a food diary amd see dermatologist for blood tests and possible skin biopsy. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
13

13
What are common causes of occasional pain on the underside of the jaw? (not in the mouth)

What are common causes of occasional pain on the underside of the jaw? (not in the mouth)

Many things: It could be a muscle spasm. It could be a lymph nodes ,do you have any pets. If the pain in the middle could be a thyroid nodules, or the larynx. If it is to the side ,it could be a salivary gland, or again a lymph nodes. By the way lymph nodes enlargement could be for an acute condition, or a chronic condition. Hydrate well, apply heat pad to the area, sleep with your head to to prevent reflux. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
What are the causes of having dryness in the lungs.?

What are the causes of having dryness in the lungs.?

Explain question: I am not sure I understand what dryness in the lungs is- please resubmit your question. ...Read more

15

15
What are the most common reasons for utis? I get them all the time varying in severity :(

What are the most common reasons for utis? I get them all the time varying in severity :(

Varies: Some women begin having frequent uti's after becoming sexually active. If your symptoms are occuring usually after having sex, a suppressive antibiotic to take when you have sex would be appropriate. If that is not the issue you should see a urologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
17

17
What are some of the causes for extreme tiredness

What are some of the causes  for extreme tiredness

Many: Lack of energy can come from a variety of situations. Dehydration (not drinking at least 5 cups of water a day), lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, chronic sinus problems, caffeine withdrawal, chronic illness (such as anemia) or allergies can cause low energy. See your doctor. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
19

19
Are fetal deaths still common in this day and age? What are the main causes?

Are fetal deaths still common in this day and age? What are the main causes?

Yes, they happen: If you are talking about the unexpected passing of a fetus in an otherwise healthy woman's womb, it is not exactly common but it still does happen - despite prenatal care - and in most instances the cause is not found. If mom is known to have diabetes, high blood pressure, or the baby is too small doctors will do everything to deliver the baby before it passes in the womb. ...Read more

Dr. Ayo Adu Dr. Adu
1 doctor agreed:
20

20
What are the common causes of back pain in pregnancy?

Dr. Ayo Adu Dr. Adu
1 doctor agreed:
What are the common causes of back pain in pregnancy?

Weight distribution: Due to the increasing size in the abdomen, your posture will accentuate the curve in your back, leading to increased back pain. ...Read more

Eyelid Swelling (Definition)

Eyelid swelling usually refers to any condition that causes inflammation leading the eye to become "puffy" due to edema that is ...Read more