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Yes : Yes. These headaches can be of soft tissue origin and occasionally post concussive in nature. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
Pain in neck, between shoulder blades, R shoulder, mild headache. Whiplash? Thrown to floor. When can I expect to return to normal basketball play?
Inflammation!: Not all headaches are the same. As a pain reliever, Ibuprofen may assist relief, but it may not always help vascular headaches, of which most are classified as migraines. Whiplash usually has some component of inflammation which could account for the better response to the NSAID class of which Ibuprofen is a short acting member. ...Read more
Yes: Prior injury in the neck can cause you to have tension-headaches for quite a while afterward. Treatment consists of anti-inflammatory medications (but not in excess or this will worsen the headaches), and stretching/physical therapy for the neck injury. If it has been going on for a while see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was in a car accident last may got whiplash. Now every time I have a stiff neck i get really bad headaches, should I be concerned?
Only some: The car accident caused neck strain. The best treatment would be exercises for strength, flexibiity, and range of motion for the rest of your life. The headaches are most likely tension headaches related to the neck strain. If you can get in the best possible physical condition from now on -- knowing what you know -- you could possibly decrease the frequency, intensity, and duration of headaches. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can a whiplash injury make you prone to migraines? After this injury i'm now super sensitive to headaches as a side effect of various meds.
Neck and head pain: There are many different causes for migraines, and neck pain is definitely one of them. Craniosacral massage and other hands on type therapy can help with this. Be sure your doctor knows about the neck pain as it is often not mentioned in discussions of migraines. Good health. ...Read more
I was in a car wreck a month ago. Seeing a chiropractor for severe whiplash. Is there any medication that my doctor can give me for the headaches?
Chiropractors to: My knowledge do not prescribe medications.-ck with your pcp if you need meds! ...Read more
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