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Why do I have headache?

Why do I have headache?

There are: numerous potential causes for headache. The most common type is a tension heaadache. Can you be more specific about the nature/character of your symptoms? ...Read more

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Why do I have headaches so often.

Why do I have headaches so often.

Many causes: There are many causes for headaches. One common cause is not drinking enough water daily. You need 6-8 cups daily minimum. Another cause is drinking too much caffeine, alcohol or sugary drink, they too can dehydrate you and cause headaches. Another cause is taking headache medications like motrin daily. If you can correct these things and still have headaches see your doctor. ...Read more

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Why do I have headaches constantly all the time?

Why do I have headaches constantly all the time?

More History: I check your history page and it is blank. Are you male, female? How old are you? Do you have any medical problems? Do you have any other symptoms? When was your last physical exam? How long have the symptoms been occurring? What makes it better or worse? Have you been in an accident? Are you pregnant? Have you had a stroke? Do you take any medications? List them. Then i might have enough info. ...Read more

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Why do I have headaches everyday. This is happening since about a week and a half. What do I do. Is it serious. ?

Why do I have headaches everyday.
This is happening since about a week and a half. What do I do. Is it serious. ?

See your doctor: New onset daily headaches may or may not be serious. There are numerous causes. You need to see a doc for a good history and examination. ...Read more

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Why do I have headaches in the back of my head?

Why do I have headaches in the back of my head?

Headaches : It sounds like you may be experiencing tension headaches. Theses start with muscle tension at the back of the head. ...Read more

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Why do I have headache and ringing in the ear?

Why do I have headache and ringing in the ear?

Depends on cause: Tinnitus is abnormal if it is constant in only one ear, constant in both ears but much louder on one side, pulsing with your heart rate, or associated with another ear symptom such as hearing loss, vertigo, etc. You don't give enough info but tmj, neck spasm, migraine, and tumors all can cause headache and tinnitus. Suggest you consult with ent. ...Read more

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Why do I have headaches that hurts my eyes?

Why do I have headaches that hurts my eyes?

Headache: Because your eyes are directly connected to your brain sometimes headaches will caus e eye pain. Migraine headaches can cause eye pain and so can tension headaches. ...Read more

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Why do I have headache after eating sweet food and drink up to 4-9 l a day... Got tested for dm three times, but everything was ok...?

Why do I have headache after eating sweet food and drink up to 4-9 l a day... Got tested for dm three times, but everything was ok...?

Metabolic?: Metabolic syndrome/ or glucose sensitivity or Insulin resistance - sometimes can cause this type of reaction... While is not dm - can be a precursor to or at least show that you are "sensitive" to simple carbohydrates. ...Read more

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Why do I have headaches, blurred vision, and I am always tired?

Why do I have headaches, blurred vision, and I am always tired?

Don't know....: Need a lot more information. Make an appointment and discuss these things with your doctor. There are many reasons, some simple and some not so simple. ...Read more

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Why do I have headache and back pain and also pain at the right of my stomach?

Why do I have headache and back pain and also pain at the right of my stomach?

Related ?: There symptoms may or may not be related, but questions involving this type of symptoms would be best answered at the time of an examination. Too many possibilities. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt all the time and why do I have headaches and i feel like i'm going to puke but i don't?

Why does my stomach hurt all the time and why do I have headaches and i feel like i'm going to puke but i don't?

Need evaluation: Headache could be due to stress or could be due other serious conditions especially if associated with other symptoms like temporal arteritis, brain tumor and pseudotumor cerebritis. Abdomen can be related to gastritis l or peptic ulcer disease of other abd diseases. See aprimary care physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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I take hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) for hbp and tylenol(dont know why). Why do I have headaches and rapid heart beat.

I take hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) for hbp and tylenol(dont know why). Why do I have headaches and rapid heart beat.

Rapid heartbeat: Neither the tylenol (acetaminophen) (t) or hctz you take are known to cause rapid heartbeats (r). You need to see a doctor to find out why you have your r and why the headaches you have are not being helped with t. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache?

Why do I have a headache?

When to see a doctor: A headache can be a symptom of a serious condition, such as a stroke, meningitis or encephalitis. Go to a hospital emergency room or call 911 or your local emergency number if you're experiencing the worst headache of your life, a sudden, severe headache or a headache accompanied by: http://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/headache/basics/when-to-see-doctor/sym-20050800 ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache?

Why do I have a headache?

Requires examination: and blood testing: cannot be answered without a full medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Why do I constantly have headaches?

Why do I constantly have headaches?

Many possibilities: One common cause is dehydration, meaning you might need to drink a lot more water. However, the list of causes for headaches is a VERY long list. You should see your doctor to discuss your headaches. From that information you can help decide what type of headache you are having, and maybe the cause, but, also important, you can help decide what to do about them. Best of luck in your treatment. ...Read more

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Why do I only have headaches on the weekend?

Why do I only have headaches on the weekend?

Very common: A lot of people have headaches on weekends, possibly due to let down or not drinking as much caffeine and going through a bit of withdrawal. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache, that has lasted five days?

Why do I have a headache, that has lasted five days?

Urgent eval: You should be seen today to make sure not stroke, aneurysm, or other dangerous issue. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache that feels like i cried yet i didn't?

Why do I have a headache that feels like i cried yet i didn't?

Tears: Autonomic features can occur with some types of headaches and include flushing face, tear production, red eyes, ringing in ears, droopy eyelids, trouble swallowing. See your doctor as the autonomic features can help you get the correct headache diagnosis and treatment. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache when I wake up in morning and in the middle of the night?

Why do I have a headache when I wake up in morning and in the middle of the night?

You should: See a neurologist with a special interest in headaches to try to get the answer to that question. You don't snore and wake up gasping for air or stp breathing do you? Because sleep apnea can cause your symptoms and is often overlooked. ...Read more

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Why do I constantly have headaches? I'm on bc.

Headaches: Your headaches could be coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, teeth grinding, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems among other things. See a doctor to get checked out so you can get som ehelp for your headaches. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache when i'm on a diet? I never have it in everyday life.

Why do I have a headache when i'm on a diet? I never have it in everyday life.

Diet and headaches: You may want to check your balance of protein/carb intake. If the carbohydrate restriction is extreme and prolonged, the brain eventually will run on fat stores for fuel, called ketosis. Unfortunately, ketosis brings with it more than weight loss. A host of problems , some serious, are aasociated with ketosis: irritability, headaches, and enhanced kidney work are a few. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache that starts a few minutes after 2 ounces of white wine, while other people have no problem?

Why do I have a headache that starts a few minutes after 2 ounces of white wine, while other people have no problem?

Everyone's different: Headache from wine is suspected to be caused by histamine and tyramine in wine. Histamine can dilate blood vessels and tyramine can raise blood pressure which can lead to headaches. Some people seem less able to metabolize these two chemicals or are more sensitive to their effects. ...Read more

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Why do I still have headaches? I do not run a lot, or even i don't run, and i don't get hydrated? What is it?

Headaches: There are many types of headaches with all different causes. The least of which are caused by dehydration or running. Persistent headaches should be evaluated, typed, and treated by tour doctor. ...Read more

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Why do I always have headaches after giving birth?

Why do I always have headaches after giving birth?

NOT NORMAL: Call your OB may be from the spinal or epidural whichever one u had, may be from elevated blood pressure, either way u should call your OB now for evaluation even if it is this weekend. ...Read more

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Why do I have sinus headache's everyday ?

Why do I have sinus headache's everyday ?

ENT eval: I can not answer that. It may be related to congestion, infection or chronic inflammation of sinuses. Or maybe it is not actually from the sinuses. I recommend evaluation by your medical provider or an otolayrngologist (ent doctor). ...Read more

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Why do i have a headache 4 days in a row? ive been eating less cause of trying to lose weight cause of prediabetes, can eating less cause it? what els

Why do i have a headache 4 days in a row? ive been eating less cause of trying to lose weight cause of prediabetes, can eating less cause it? what els

Can't be exact about: The cause of headaches because there are several major types, e.g., vascular, sinus, muscular, tension, etc.
Please see you doc so he/she can examine you and give you the proper treatment for the type of headache you have. Yes, dietary change can produce temporary headaches, i.e., withdrawing from sugar, additives, etc. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Doctors can you tell me why do I have constant headaches and neck pain ?

Cervicogenic HA: Is one of the most unusual headaches because the pain truly isn’t in the head. Cervicogenic headache is referred pain perceived in the head from a source in the neck. Treatments include nerve blocks, physical therapy, Botox injections, and medications. Physical therapy and breathing exercises produce the best results. See a pain management specialist for the actual source of the pain. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache, feel dizzy, feel pulses in my head, and I feel tire during my normal daily activities?

Why do I have a headache, feel dizzy, feel pulses in my head, and I feel tire during my normal daily activities?

Please see a doctor.: With your symptoms it is very difficult to come to a proper diagnosis. There are many conditions that can give similar symptoms. You need to see a doctor for proper examination and tests to find out what is going on and then treat it properly. ...Read more

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I get a headache in my left temple, almost daily. Sometimes only a little. Why do I have this headache and how can I get rid of it?

Headaches: If you have tried all over the counterpain medications, you might consider a magnesium supplement, then see your doctor. You might need a daily medication like topamax (topiramate) or Propranolol to keep the headaches away. You can also find out if your headaches are coming from tension, eye strain, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache and fever after vaccine?

Why do I have a headache and fever after vaccine?

Not sure: Some vaccines are live organisms which have been attenuated, and may create low grade inflammatory responses with ha and fever. This may also occur due to allergic reactions. The headache may occasionally occur because of anxiety over worry about the reactions to the vaccine. In any event, unless side-effects very severe, the vaccine is of more benefit than risk. ...Read more

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I have headaches at least 3 days a week in the front and top of my head. My eyes and temple area too. Why do I always have headaches?

I have headaches at least 3 days a week in the front and top of my head. My eyes and temple area too. Why do I always have headaches?

See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Period jus ended.. why do I have bad headaches Nd right side of tummy hurts now??

Period jus ended.. why do I have bad headaches Nd right side of tummy hurts now??

Examination: These symptoms are probably not related to your recent period,but if there is persistent right sided abdominal pain and especially if there is associated tenderness, appendicitis must be considered. Have your physician examine you as soon as possible in view of these symptoms. ...Read more

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We ate contaminated food that makes my stomach ache and frequently use the CR, but why do I have a headache? what does it mean?

We ate contaminated food that makes my stomach ache and frequently use the CR, but why do I have a headache? what does it mean?

Gastroenteritis: This stomach and probable intestinal inflammation could be the result of food poisoning or be due to a viral infection and both can have associated headache. Treatment usually consists of rest, Tylenol, (acetaminophen) a bland and light diet, AVoidance of harsh roughage, and intake of adequate room temperature liquids. Flat ginger ale is good. See your physician if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

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Why do I have sever headaches in back of head and neck blurred vision vomiting and sensitivity to light ?

Why do I have sever headaches in back of head and neck blurred vision vomiting and sensitivity to light ?

Occipital?: Migraine is most likely, but an occipital source cannot be dismissed. Please make an appointment with your primary care physician or, if you do not have a physician, one of the local hospital (Cottage, Goleta Valley) emergency rooms can help. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache when I move my eyes? Yesterday I had a 102 fever but today it's back to normal but still have a cough and a sore throat...

Why do I have a headache when I move my eyes? Yesterday I had a 102 fever but today it's back to normal but still have a cough and a sore throat...

Viral or strep?: It is quite possible that you have a viral upper respiratory infection given the fever, headache, pain with moving your eyes, sore throat and cough. You could also have a "strep" throat and a have rapid test at a physician's office t (although it is not 100% sensitive). These two are sometimes hard to differentiate. Consider seeing a physician, especially if you feel that you are getting worse. ...Read more