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Why do I get headaches after travel?

Why do I get headaches after travel?

Multiple Factors: Dehydration especially after alcoholic drinks, sleep deprivation, and "jet lag" all contribute to these headaches. Try to keep you activities as "normal" as possible to minimize these headaches.Allow time to adapt to the local time zone. Try to adjust to your return time zone prior to actually getting home. ...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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Why do I get headaches after long train rides home ~45min each? Happens almost every time.

HAs on Train: Some people are prone to motion-related has, others are sensitive to the fumes/vapors that accompany them. I assume you don't get these on a car or bus? How about on a bike or motorcycle? Assuming not, you might try preventative analgesic use - tylenol (acetaminophen) or nsaids - before the rides. What type of headache is it? Migraine? Cluster? If migraine, take a migraine formulation before you ride. ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches after a root canal?

Why do I get headaches after a root canal?

Root Canal Headache: can be very painful and may deprive you of your sleep. The cause is a flawed root canal therapy, or any new root canal infection. The treatment is antibiotics, pain killers and root canal re-treatment. ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches after laying on my stomach, propped up on my elbows?

Why do I get headaches after laying on my stomach, propped up on my elbows?

Consider: Perhaps you have some neck issues, such as degeneration of discs, which trigger headaches. Perhaps you are pinching the greater occipital nerves at the base of your skull, or causing jaw problems which secondarily go to headache. Your doctor could perhaps discover other answers. ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches after prolonged periods of laughter or short periods of sneezes?

Why do I get headaches after prolonged periods of laughter or short periods of sneezes?

Headaches: There are numerous possibilities... But it's important to rule out serious issues such as aneurisms or other brain issues. See a neurologist right away for answers. ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches after taking vitamin b complex?

Why do I get headaches after taking vitamin b complex?

Nonspecific: Taking vitamin b complex if taken in usual prescribed doses should not cause headache. If taken in mega doses as some do, it can cause headache, especially the Niacin (b3) which can be associated with altered pain sensation. ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches alot?

Why do I get headaches alot?

Many reasons: Headaches can be caused by a number of possibilities. These include hormonal fluctuations, dehydration, muscle tension, sinus/allergy issues, infections, migraines, tumors, and a number of other medical issues. Best to see your doctor to narrow the cause. ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches so often?

Many possibilities : There are many types of headaches and myriad causes for them to develop. Muscle tension and spasms, vascular spasms, food triggers, over use of headache medications and cervical spine joint disease are some of the possible causes. If you find them debilitating and interfering with your life, i suggest consulting a physician experienced in treating chronic headaches for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches every day?

Why do I get headaches every day?

There can be many ca: We need more information as to the type of headaches, how often, associoated symptoms etc and you need a thorough exam and may need blood test and/or imaging to determine the cause and treat approprietely so see your doctor. ...Read more