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I had multiple blows to the temple with a rock two days ago and I feel dizzy, nauseous, and have swelling and a bad headache. Is that bad?

I had multiple blows to the temple with a rock two days ago and I feel dizzy, nauseous, and have swelling and a bad headache. Is that bad?

Go to ER, police: I'm so sorry to hear. You had a concussion, and possibly other injuries as well. You are 17 years old, and what happened sounds like a criminal act. Please go to the emergency room to be evaluated, and they may be mandated to report this event to the police. The most important things right now are to make sure you're ok right now, and to protect you from future attacks, which may disable/kill you. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

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


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If i'm not pregnant because my period came, then why do I feel dizzy, experience headache, backache, craving & nausea?

If i'm not pregnant because my period came, then why do I feel dizzy, experience headache, backache, craving & nausea?

Can be pregnant: Some people have bleeding early in pregnancy that isn't really a period. Have you taken a pregnancy test yet? I would check to make sure. ...Read more

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Hi I have been having headaches, feeling nauseous and a lot of dizziness for quite a long time now.I need to know what is happening to me?

Hi I have been having  headaches, feeling nauseous and a lot of dizziness for quite a long time now.I need to know what is happening to me?

Neurologist needed: You should see a neurologist to evaluate you and examine your nervous system and order imaging of the brain (i.E mri) is this is all normal then evaluation with and ENT can assess if your symptoms are related to an inner-ear problem. These two things will exclude most serious conditions. ...Read more

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Headache, dizziness, nausea and weird vision changes?

Headache, dizziness, nausea and weird vision changes?

Migraine: Your description can be seen with episodes of classical migraine. See a neurologist and get further evaluated. ...Read more

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Why would I have swelling, headache, nausea and dizziness for 24 hours now?

Why would I have swelling, headache, nausea and dizziness for 24 hours now?

Go to er: If someone has acute headache, swelling, nausea and dizziness for 24 hours, it would be well advised to immediately go to er. It could be as simple as an infection or something more serious. Only an exam will tell. ...Read more

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What could be causing abnormal exhaustion, dizziness, headaches, and nausea?

What could be causing abnormal exhaustion, dizziness, headaches, and nausea?

too many: Your symptoms are common and nonspecific. The list of possibilities is very long. Perhaps visit your regular medical doctor. ...Read more

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I've been getting allot of headache and dizziness, and so sleepy and sometimes nauseous, what can it be?

I've been getting allot of headache and dizziness, and so sleepy and sometimes nauseous, what can it be?

See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Dizziness, headache, slight nausea and I smelled blood once. I've been doing mentally taxing work. Could that be it?

Dizziness, headache, slight nausea and I smelled blood once. I've been doing mentally taxing work. Could that be it?

Uncertain.: It's uncertain whether or not strenuous work might cause the symptoms mentioned. However, of concern is mention of the feeling of hopelessness. It might represent significant depression which merits a medical exam and possible treatment. In addition, Aleve (naproxen) and Ibuprofen (NSAIDS) can cause salt retention, stomach ulcers and kidney damage. See a doctor for a thorough history and physical exam. ...Read more

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Why do I get a sudden sharp right sided headache with pressure instantly followed by dizziness and nausea? BP perfect

Why do I get a sudden sharp right sided headache with pressure instantly followed by dizziness and nausea? BP perfect

Migraine: One-sided headache with nausea is very typical for migraine headaches, but if this is a new headache for you and it does not resolve, then a call to your physician for work-up and diagnosis is in order. If it resolves by tomorrow and you are otherwise feeling ok without additional symptoms, then you can mention it at your next visit. ...Read more

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I have had a headache now for 3 days straight going on 4 days... Dizziness and nausea accompany it. Should I be concerned?

I have had a headache now for 3 days straight going on 4 days... Dizziness and nausea accompany it.  Should I be concerned?

Yes, but don't fret: This is most likely a migraine event, and not due to an expanding brain lesion. But why live with the torture, as this can both be stopped, and future events prevented. Most neurologists can help you profoundly. Hope you feel better. ...Read more

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I had an out placed a week ago. Have had severe pain, dizziness, nausea, headache etc. had it removed on Thursday but pain is worse than ever.

I had an out placed a week ago. Have had severe pain, dizziness, nausea, headache etc. had it removed on Thursday but pain is worse than ever.

Not surprisingly: You will have to give it time to heal and the pain will likely subside. Talk to your doctor, a change in pain meds may help. ...Read more

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Waking daily with a headache that feels like it's squeezing my head also some nausea and dizziness it can last from 10min to a couple of hours?

Waking daily with a headache that feels like it's squeezing my head also some nausea and dizziness it can last from 10min to a couple of hours?

Get evaluation: Although could be due to migraine or tension mechanisms, might wonder about jaw or dental triggers. See your primary doctor, but you may also need dental consultation. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning to a metallic smell and it lasted all day, I also had headache, nausea and dizziness along with it. Later food tasted like metal too. What could cause this?

I woke up this morning to a metallic smell and it lasted all day, I also had headache, nausea and dizziness along with it. Later food tasted like metal too. What could cause this?

Metallic taste: There are many possible causes for your symptoms but one that is likely is that you had acid reflux. Acid reflux can result in a metallic taste in your mouth and symptoms are usually worse in the morning because you have had no food overnight to buffer the effects of stomach acid. Try Omeprazole 20 mg 15 minutes before your first meal. This should help your symptoms. ...Read more

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Headache nosebleed dizziness and nausea?

Go to Doc: A headache associated with nose bleeding should be evaluated by a physician, especially if you do not get regular headaches. ...Read more

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Headache nausea back pain and dizziness. What could these symptoms be?

Check medications: Please check through all your medications and find out the side effects of these medications. Many medications can sometimes give rise to problems similar to what you are describing. Make sure that you see an internist and get some blood work done to assess if you have any ongoing infections or diseases of internal organs or whether you have a back or neck problem that can bring out such symptom. ...Read more

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Sharp pains in left side/back was low a few days ago, now moved up and headache/nausea/dizziness/hot sweats, worst at night im 22, ?

Sharp pains in left side/back was low a few days ago, now moved up and headache/nausea/dizziness/hot sweats, worst at night im 22, ?

Seek help: There could be many things causing this but I would be particularly worried that your could have some sort of infectious process, particularly urinary tract related. It is possible your have a "high" urinary tract infection involving the kidney - so called pyelonephritis or you could have a kidney stone. It's truly hard to say without examining and possibly running tests. Consider seeking help ...Read more

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I am experiencing dizziness/nausea/headache around the same time everyday. Based on my med history (meningioma) should I call my neuro or reg Dr?

I am experiencing dizziness/nausea/headache around the same time everyday. Based on my med history (meningioma) should I call my neuro or reg Dr?

Neuro: Sounds like you should call your Neuro doctor first. This might be a medication issue if it occurs at the same time everyday. ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more


Dr. Stephen Noga
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Nausea (Definition)

Nausea = abdominal upset ...Read more