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When I Stand Up I Get A Headache
For the last 2 days every time I move my head lower then shoulder height I get a sharp pain at the base of my skull and when I stand up I get a headache. Once I have the headache and I drop my head to below shoulder height I get the stabbing pain and the
Also called cephalalgia, is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck, & can be a symptom of a number of conditions affecting those areas. It originates from pain-sensitive structures such as cranium, muscles, nerves, vessels, subcutaneous tissues, eyes, ears, sinuses & mucous membranes. It is non-specific symptom & can be primary such as tension ha, or secondary ...Read more
Normal=Common: No: While not normal, it is behavior, not optimal, not extremely rare, yet not necessarily serious, at least in the short term, also clearly not healthy. Symptoms c/w vascular/migraine ha, especially if pulse in sync with the ha throb. There are several ways to improve, though would avoid most meds, a few might help a little. Best seek: mechanism of ha, address your internal controls & excellent help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Postural headaches: Headaches that occur with a change in ones posture can be due to changes in blood pressure. Some neck pain can trigger headaches as well. Given the postural nature of the headaches, probably worthwhile to have somebody take a good headache history and do a complete neurological examination. ...Read more
When I stand up I get a horrible pressured like headache, with blacked out vision, and jolts in my neck. What could this be?
Autonomic dysfunctio: The symptoms you describe correspond to lack of appropriate blood pressure response and blood flow to the brain when changing position. This can be due to a number of causes including blockages of arteries in the neck. Vasculitis, Arteritis can also be considered. These tend to be more diseases of the elderly. At 19, it may be due to dehydration or autonomic dysfunction for you. See a Doctor ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Throbbing headaches: Of course it is not normal. have your primary care physician do orthostatic blood pressure measurement. Physical exam focused on carotid ascultation and nervous system will be helpful. Further a carotid doppler or CT Angiography of the head and neck possible might answer some questions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My head hurts all the time and when i get a headache i cant stand to see light my migrains are off the wall I really need help. Idk what it is help me?
See HA specialist: Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made, effective treatment involves 3 specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) nonpharmacological 3) pharmacological (medical) management. Prophylactic therapy is recommended for the chronic and disabling migraine. Some migraine patients are prone to medication overuse headaches. See orofacial pain or headache specialist. ...Read more
Is there an explanation for when I'm going to bed and sit up, stand up, or just move my head in general I get dizzy? Sometimes I get a headache too.
There are many: possible causes for this, such as dehydration, viruses, other illnesses, inner ear problems, middle ear problems, among others. There are also some people who have this and find nothing wrong on a medical evaluation. However, I would recommend you see your doctor to be examined and discuss this with him/her. ...Read more
I had sever headache as well as mild stomachache earlier. I also threw up once and had LBM. Whenever I stand up, I get really dizzy. Why is that?
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