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Feeling nauseous when I lay down and my head drops below my shoulders. Has continued for 3 days. What could be wrong?

Feeling nauseous when I lay down and my head drops below my shoulders. Has continued for 3 days. What could be wrong?

Vertigo: This sound like vertigo, often caused by a virus affecting the inner ear, or by a small crystal in the inner ear that falsely indicates movement. See your doctor for an evaluation and treatment. Be well. ...Read more

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I have numbness down right side of face and head. Did I sleep wrong or something happened to my nerve?

I have numbness down right side of face and head. Did I sleep wrong or something happened to my nerve?

Depends: If the numbness doesn't last very long then it might be caused by pressure on the nerve while sleeping. If this lasts longer than a few minutes then it could be something much more serious and it should be carefully evaluated by a specialist. ...Read more

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Frequent headaches. Feels like head has been lifted up and put down in the wrong place. Why?

Frequent headaches. Feels like head has been lifted up and put down in the wrong place. Why?

Go see your DR and: Get checked for conditions like migraine, tension, sinus or cluster headache, or rebound headache from medication overuse. Also check your blood pressure. Hope u feel better soon! ...Read more

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When I laugh, bend down, turn my head, or lift heavy things my head throbs what's wrong with me?

When I laugh, bend down, turn my head, or lift heavy things my head throbs what's wrong with me?

? Migraine?: Migraine simple means vascular & is most common mechanism of headaches. Check pulse & if in time with the throb, this strongly supports theory. Many bad treatments marketed. Migraine is a behavior under mind/brain control & can be effectively treated. Ideally stopped (dysfunctional). Common patterns: more common in women, perfectionism, not living up to own internalized expectations, etc. ...Read more

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Near enough everyday since 2010 I've been experiencing intense musclespasms which run from the top of my head down to my neck. What's wrong with me?

Near enough everyday since 2010 I've been experiencing intense musclespasms which run from the top of my head down to my neck. What's wrong with me?

Maybe cervical radic: Ulopathy. England is a great place for neurology. It sounds like you may have a problem with your cervical nerves which come out of your neck. It may be that you have cervical disc disease. Go see a good neurologist. He will probably want to get an MRI of your neck. ...Read more

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24f today is day 2 my neck is killing me! Hurts to hold my head up and turn side to side and up an down. Didn't do anything to it thought slept wrong?

24f today is day 2 my neck is killing me! Hurts to hold my head up and turn side to side and up an down. Didn't do anything to it thought slept wrong?

Torticollis: You are probably suffering fron the condition call torticolis. They are several triggers for torticolis usually over stretching of the neck muscles such as sleeping on the wrong position. Treatment is muscle rela, (carisoprodol) gentle stretching and massage and over the counter antiinfamatoriesgentle. Of course condition intrinsic to the bony architecture of the mech need to be ruled out specially if pain persis. ...Read more

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I had a cervical epidural injectiob. I am having a hard time to move my head down or tilt it to the side. What is wrong? Please help

I had a cervical epidural injectiob. I am having a hard time to move my head down or tilt it to the side. What is wrong? Please help

Cervical epidural: Having a cervical epidural steroid injection should reduce your symptoms and not add to them! You may possibly have muscle spasms and tightness of the upper cervical muscles which does happen in some patients. By tilting the head sideways as well as down you are basically stretching these muscles which would cause pain and stiffness. Heat should help. Watch out for any fever, severe pain, stiffnes ...Read more

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I have sudden throbbing pain in the left side of my head when I bend down or do some abrupt physical activity. Its been two years now. What's wrong?

I have sudden throbbing pain in the left side of my head when I bend down or do some abrupt physical activity. Its been two years now. What's wrong?

Chronic pain: This issue is certainly chronic as it has been 2 years. Tough to say over the computer, but you should get an exam and possible a Scan of your head to assure there is not a serious issues causing your pains upon bending and physical activity. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Some days, after laying down and I get up, my head throbs, I feel dizzy, and my vision gets blurry for a few secs. I'm pregnant. What could be wrong?

Some days, after laying down and I get up, my head throbs, I feel dizzy, and my vision gets blurry for a few secs. I'm pregnant. What could be wrong?

See your doctor: The symptoms you are experiencing can be caused by several things, and can be serious in pregnancy. Make sure that your doctor is aware. If you have no pre-existing conditions prior to pregnancy, you may not be drinking enough, or eating enough. Depending on where you are in pregnancy, especially in the second trimester, these symptoms can occur. You may also want to monitor your blood pressure. ...Read more

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Could something be wrong with my ears; if I go more then 3 ft down while swimming there is a lot of painful pressure in my head.?

Could something be wrong with my ears; if I go more then 3 ft down while swimming there is a lot of painful pressure in my head.?

This is normal: The water above you presses on your ear drums, creating the painful pressure you're describing. You need to equalize the pressure with something like a valsalva maneuver. Scuba divers do this to depths of 400 ft and more. ...Read more

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My 9 month old baby will not sleep or be put down. He's had a cold for 10 days but now he's just holding his head and crying. What could be wrong?

My 9 month old baby will not sleep or be put down. He's had a cold for 10 days but now he's just holding his head and crying. What could be wrong?

? Ear infection: Possible ear infection after 10 days with a cold. Need to followup with child's doctor for an exam, diagnosis and treatment. In the interim can treat pain with infant tylenol or ibuprofen. ...Read more

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Constant dull headache around temples and back of head no change in pressure or pain, but seems to get better when I lay down in the dark what's wrong?

Migraine: Is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Headache, vertigo, visual disturbances nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, paresthesias. This condition must be professionally managed. Often use of Excedrin will lead to medication overuse headache. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation to avoid unnecessary future pain and suffering. ...Read more

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Burning severe Pain radiating in right side...neck, head, jaw, shoulder and down arm. Woke me up from a dead sleep...what's wrong?

Burning severe Pain radiating in right side...neck, head, jaw, shoulder and down arm. Woke me up from a dead sleep...what's wrong?

Evaluate Neck: If you are not improving have your doctor order a cervical spine mri. Many times a herniated disc in the neck can cause arm pain especially if you have not improved with the medications and physical therapy. If it is a herniated disc you may need evaluation from a spine specialist to determine what other options might be needed (injections, surgery, etc) to help reduce pain. ...Read more

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My symptoms are serious pain in back of head, blurred vision, sickness, bit of memory loss, weak down one side, slurred speech. What could be wrong?

My symptoms are serious pain in back of head, blurred vision, sickness, bit of memory loss, weak down one side, slurred speech. What could be wrong?

Icp: Many of these symptoms can be bundled into a diagnosis of increased intracranial pressure. Causes include hydrocephalus, tumors or a combination. Could also be a sign of migraine. Mri of the brain with and without contrast on order. ...Read more

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Symptoms: left side of head, left ear, and left side of neck pain raidianting down the left arm, what's wrong?

Symptoms: left side of head, left ear, and left side of neck pain raidianting down the left arm, what's wrong?

Pinched nerve: Could be a pinched nerve in neck see pcp for eval and exam from a disc herniation in neck. ...Read more

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The back of my head has been hurting on and off and it doesn't matter if my hair is up or down it still hurts. What can I do to stop the pain?

The back of my head has been hurting on and off and it doesn't matter if my hair is up or down it still hurts. What can I do to stop the pain?

Get examined: You may have a condition known as occipital neuralgia or you may have some form of tension headache or you may have something completely different. No way to know for sure until you have been examined by a physician and then, more information will be available in order to determine the treatment. ...Read more

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For the past week or two my head has been. If my hair is down then my skin starts to itch too, with benedryl it helps.

For the past week or two my head has been. If my hair is down then my skin starts to itch too, with benedryl it helps.

Allergic reaction: Sounds like you maybe allergic to something applied to the hair. Did you use a gel, lotion or hairspray? Any recent chemical treatments to the hair.
See a doctor or a skin specialist called a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have this pain on the back side of my head on the right side. My mom said its from me putting my hair up but I've been trying to wear it down. Help?

I have this pain on the back side of my head on the right side. My mom said its from me putting my hair up but I've been trying to wear it down. Help?

Your mom maybe: Right or could just be muscle strain. I won't worry much about it unless u have other symptoms like headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, fatigue etc. See your dr if u have any worsening symptom. Take care! ...Read more

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I'm losing hair on my head and growing hair on rest of my body what could be possibly wrong with my body?

I'm losing hair on my head and growing hair on rest of my body what could be possibly wrong with my body?

Hair: May all just be normal male response to testosterone: male pattern baldness; growth of body hair. Or may be upset in hormonal system. If the hair patterns are unlike those of parents/grandparents, consult with fp for reassurance &/or testing for hormonal imbalance, hormone-secreting tumor, etc. ...Read more

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I am 36 years old. When I wash my hair my head gets hot like fever. When I bend down to pick something it seems like something will fall down. I?

I am 36 years old. When I wash my hair my head gets hot like fever. When I bend down to pick something it seems like something will fall down. I?

Flushing: The question is if you are developing a rash when you are applying the shampoo and having a contact dermatitis? What happens if you use the shampoo on other parts of your body? If no rash and you still feel this light-headed/dizzy feeling, then maybe the first stop should be a neurologist or your primary care doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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I m 25 yrs old and have 35% white hairs in my head but now I noticed I hv 4 white hairs in my chest too. Whts the reason. Is something wrong with me?

I m 25 yrs old and have 35% white hairs in my head but now I noticed I hv 4 white hairs in my chest too. Whts the reason. Is something wrong with me?

Early Graying: 25 y/o Male says I'm 25 yrs old & have 35% white hairs in my head but now I noticed I've 4 white hairs in my chest too. What's the reason... Not unusual for one to start graying in their 20's. Most common reason for early graying is genetic Inheritance. If one's Parents started graying at Early age, one is more likely to do so also. Helps to eat Balanced Diet, take vitamins like B-12, Limit Stress ...Read more

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My husband has acne in his head for many years and his hair fell down he is 43 years took all antibiotec and reacotan but no use?

My husband has acne in his head for many years and his hair fell down he is 43 years took all antibiotec and reacotan but no use?

Epiduo, ziana: There are many prescription creams which could help including tazorac, (tazarotene) epiduo, ziana, etc. See dermatologist to find cream which does work for him. ...Read more