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Why Does My Head And Face Go Red When I Get An Headache
Abdominal Pressure: Bending at the waist increases intra-abdominal pressure causing venous return to the heart to decrease. This backs up the blood being pumped from the heart to the periphery which for your upper body is your head. Increasing venous pressure causes increased pressure in the head which leads to that headache. That's also why your face turns red. Same thing from a valsalva maneuver. ...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
Out of nowhere my cheeks become red and warm / hot to the touch and I'll get a mild headache on the top of my head?
When i run(exersize) my face gets really red and i get a headache why?Is it normal?It feels like my head is going to explode. I also get a runny nose?
How hard would you have to get hit to have internal bleeding on your Head?mild headache, Small hit to forehead with a small red bump. 48 hours ago
When should an 11 y/o see a doc after hitting her head on a shelf. There is a bump, redness, pain if touched, and constant headache. Happen yesterday.
Now: Better safe and careful. Put ice locally mean time. ...Read more
Bad pain L side of head & L eye w/swelling of eye, redness, L earlobe swollen & runny nose + congestion. L face feels funny. Cluster headache? Sinus?
I have swollen red painful eyes as well as head aches that get worse the more i walk around, and my asthma is out of control as well. Any idea?
My 6 yr old son hit back of head at 8 days ago. Has been complaining of headaches, chest&belly ache not hungry&allergies red swollen eyes, go to er?
A visit with: A pediatrician would be better.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a bump on the right side to the back of my head and it is giving me headaches this morning I woke up with red bumps on both my palms?
Be seen: It is unlikely the 2 are related but be checked. All the best. ...Read more
Why do certain foods give me headaches, like citrus?And some smells give me headaches too, why?I also have 2 unexplainable red/bruises on my head. Help!
15% solution: About 155 of migraine sufferers have headaches either caused by or aggravated by food sensitivities. Citrus is a common offender. Migraineurs also have increased sensitivity to smells, especially perfumes & hydrocarbons (gasoline), triggering headaches. The bruises? Well, your guess is as good as mine but unrelated to the 2 things discussed above. ...Read more