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Dr. Ayisha Gani
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I want to know why my head feel heavy and dizzy? Another thing with me, I gave problem with sleeping..

I want to know why my head feel heavy and dizzy? Another thing with me, I gave problem with sleeping..

Dizziness: Dizziness may be from inner ear imbalance, sinus problems may precipitate this. At your age this is probably the most common cause. Other causes could be intracranial lesions. If symptoms does not get better your physician will recommend some investigative procedures. ...Read more

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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is light-headedness, feeling like you might faint, being unsteady, loss of balance, or vertigo (a feeling that you or the room ...Read more


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My head is really heavy. Its been like this for the pass 3 days. And I feel dizzy. I can't get up at all. Whats going on with me and what should I do?

My head is really heavy. Its been like this for the pass 3 days. And I feel dizzy. I can't get up at all. Whats going on with me and what should I do?

Dizzy for 3 days: with a heavy head means its time to have somebody take you to the doctor. Do not try to drive yourself under the circumstances. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dizzy and seeing things that aren't really there I have been slightly dizzy, my head sometimes feels heavy, and i sometimes see things that aren't really there. What are some things i could have? Please help.

I : I recommend that you have a neurologic evaluation. Seeing things that aren't there could be a visual hallucination. There could be a problem with brain function. With disorders like schizophrenia, a person would be more likely to hear sounds that weren't there than to see things. ...Read more

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Dr. Felix Brizuela
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The back of my head feels heavy and dizzy when I stand up.

The back of my head feels heavy and dizzy when I stand up.

Neck problem: this is due to a problem with your neck. muscle spasms in the neck which can be due to disc, injury, arthritis, cause dizziness. ...Read more

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
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Dr. Jed Kwartler
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Any idea why i'm constantly heavy-headed, dizzy, and tired? Sometimes i can barely keep my head up because it feels like it weighs too much.

Any idea why i'm constantly heavy-headed, dizzy, and tired? Sometimes i can barely keep my head up because it feels like it weighs too much.

Get checked: So many different causes for the symptoms you are describing but worth seeing your doctor about this, especially the extreme fatigue. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
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My dads head feels heavy and ye feels a little dizzy and his neck also hurts. it started this morning?

I assume: your dad is 75 or older. This might be serious, so get him to emergency room. It could be stroke. Only medical examination could tell if it is or not. ...Read more

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Dr. Walter Husar
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I might be suffering from cervical spondylosis that caused me to feel heaviness in my head and dizziness. Can that be cure?Or what should be done. TY.

I might be suffering from cervical spondylosis that caused me to feel heaviness in my head and dizziness. Can that be cure?Or what should be done. TY.

Possibly: You are very young to have cervical spondylosis, and if severe can cause vestibular problems and a sensory type of ataxia. Medical and surgical management can control some of the problems/symptoms. ...Read more

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