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Does pork really cause headaches or could there be something underlying?

Does pork really cause headaches or could there be something underlying?

Headache /pork: Eating pork per se, no but if you have problems with cholesterol and bp, eating fried, salted pork can increase your BP thus causing headaches. ...Read more

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Yesterday I ate pork and vegetable. Immediately I experienced mild fever, muscle ache and headache. What cause of this?

Yesterday I ate pork and vegetable. Immediately I experienced mild fever, muscle ache and headache.  What cause of this?

You could have: Some type of stomach virus or bacterial infection, or it could be incidental with some pre-existing viral infection that was coming anyway. Or you could influenza. It is hard to say and sometimes you need to see a healthcare provider for proper examination and diagnosis. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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Everytime I eat pork I get headaches?

Everytime I eat pork I get headaches?

Avoid pork: While you do not have an allergy, you may have a sensitivity to either some proteins or how it is prepared and I would avoid eating it. If you started noting headaches after eating raw or undercooked pork, you should know about cystercicosis, which can effect brain tissue as well. If you notice any changing neurologic signs, ask your primary to assess this very rare but possible disease. ...Read more

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Why am i getting a headache from eating pork?

Why am i getting a headache from eating pork?

Likely migraines: It is possible that your migraines are triggered by processed pork. ...Read more

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Everytime I eat pork I get a headache, why does this happen?

Everytime I eat pork I get a headache, why does this happen?

Allergy maybe : If you don't get a similar reaction with other foods, then probably an allergy---best to avoid pork, then see an allergist for testing. ...Read more

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When I eat pork product or anything that has touched it, I get migraines or headaches. Is it possible to be allergic to pork products?

When I eat pork product or anything that has touched it, I get migraines or headaches. Is it possible to be allergic to pork products?

Yes: But getting migraine from eating even anything touching it is unusual unless your reaction is an anaphylactic one. Have you asked your doctor about Botox for migraine? ...Read more

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I ate pork sausages for breakfast and I went to bed and woke up with a mild headache. What can I do to get rid of it? I have mild BP problems.

I ate pork sausages for breakfast and I went to bed and woke up with a mild headache. What can I do to get rid of it? I have mild BP problems.

Acetaminophen: You may take 500 – 1000 mg of acetaminophen, commonly available as Tylenol. Do not take alcohol.
For good health — Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Why do I get a headache when I eat food like pastas, white bread, pork and beans, lima beans, potato chips, cookies. I also get a little confusion?

Why do I get a headache when I eat food like pastas, white bread, pork and beans, lima beans, potato chips, cookies. I also get a little confusion?

Blood sugar level?: The foods you mentioned seem to have one thing in common: they are all rich in simple carbohydrates. If you haven't already, you might consider seeing your physician for some lab work, including (1) complete urinalysis, (2) complete blood count, (3) fasting serum glucose, (4) hemoglobin A1c, & (5) fasting serum insulin & c-peptide. This should at least get you started on the right track. ...Read more

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Is it true pork causes trichomonas?

Is it true pork causes trichomonas?

No: The organism has to be transmitted sexually or from an infected water environment. ...Read more

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Is it true that pork can cause a person to have tiny worms in the head?

Is it true that pork can cause a person to have tiny worms in the head?

Tapeworm: An intestinal infection from Taenia solium can occur due to the consumption of undercooked pork. Most often, the worms stay in muscles and do not cause symptoms. Symptoms that do occur depend on where the infection is found (brain, eyes, heart, spine). http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001391.htm, http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000627.htm ...Read more

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Can't eat cow, goat and pork meat cause am alergic?

Your question is?: Ok, so have to try seafood, shellfish, chicken, turkey, alligator, etc., etc. All is not lost, you have other options that should not cross-react. ...Read more

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Stracthed finger with knife I was using to cut raw pork sausage. No visable cut or blood, but can feel it tender there. Can this cause a problem?

Stracthed finger with knife I was using to cut raw pork sausage. No visable cut or blood, but can feel it tender there. Can this cause a problem?

No: Simply keep it clean rinse it with peroxide and apply topical antibiotics.if you see increase redness or notice increase pain see your doctor ...Read more

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What causes canker sores & sore throat? I have canker sores on my gums, under tongue & sore throat after eating spicy pork rinds, cherries, garlic nuts.

What causes canker sores & sore throat? I have canker sores on my gums, under tongue & sore throat after eating spicy pork rinds, cherries, garlic nuts.

Unknown: Canker sores or apthous ulcers are most often attributed to an autoimmune reaction of the mucosa. The causative agents can vary among persons and there is no known cure. The best thing you can do is take note of the foods/drinks that cause this for you and avoid them if you can. If you get them bad enough a topical steroid intra-oral med can be applied to them to minimize the outbreak. ...Read more

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Can chores cause a headache?

Can chores cause a headache?

Depends.: It depends on what type of choirs you are doing, how much swating and dehydration, and head movements. I need more information to answer that question. ...Read more

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What can cause strange headaches?

What can cause strange headaches?

Many: Headaches could be coming from tension, eye strain, tooth grinding, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

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What could cause sharp headaches?

What could cause sharp headaches?

Deep or Surface?: Headaches deep inside the head may be different from surface headaches. Usually deep headaches are throbbing or pressure. Surface headaches, especially if 'sharp' or 'stabbing' in my experience tend to be the result of nerve injury/impingement or neck muscle problems. A good history & physical, including an osteopathic hands-on examination might help find the cause & even fix it via manipulation. ...Read more

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Why eating tuna cause me a headache?

Why eating tuna cause me a headache?

Tuna contains: Mercury which can cause headaches but you would have to eat an extremely large amount ...Read more

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What is the major cause of headaches?

What is the major cause of headaches?

Many causes: Mild tension type headaches may be the most common cause of simple headaches. Other common ones include those caused by sleep deprivation, hangover, jaw, tooth or sinus problems and the primary headache syndromes including migraine, cluster and other headaches. They are more severe but not as common as tension types. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what causes headaches?

Can you tell me what causes headaches?

Headaches: Yes. But better to go to wikipedia or uptodate.com for really good discussion as we do not have room here. At you age and gender I would ask about BCPs. ...Read more

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What could cause evere headaches in bed?

What could cause evere headaches in bed?

Many reasons: Malalignment and bad positionioning of the neck, blunt trauma to neck and head, neck disc problems, neck muscle spasms and srain, histamine headache, allergies, upper respiratory problems, migrains, high or low blood pressure, high or low thyroid hormone leveks. ...Read more

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What causes morning and evening headache?

Likely migraine: Migraines can occur at any time of the day and with variable intervals. ...Read more

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Could changing your diet cause headaches?

Could changing your diet cause headaches?

Yes: Headaches are oftentimes triggered by dietary factors, and dietary adjustments are often used to help treat headaches. ...Read more

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Which foods are common to cause headaches?

Which foods are common to cause headaches?

See below:: Often, foods are triggers only when they are combined with other triggers. For example, they may act as triggers only when stress or hormonal changes are also at work. Whether you get a migraine from a food or beverage may depend on how much you consume. Chocolate, caffeine, red wine/alcohol, aminio acid-tyramine (cheese; meats, nuts, pork, chocolate, etc); & food additives-nitrites/nitrates/msg. ...Read more

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Having headache very often. What are the causes?

Having headache very often. What are the causes?

There can be many: Frequent headaches can have many causes including sleep problems, dental, jaw or sinus problems, anxiety and tension or issues related to food or drugs, intake of caffeine and dependence on it. If this is progressively worsening, please see a practitioner soon. ...Read more

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What are the causes of headaches in young children?

What are the causes of headaches in young children?

Headaches: Headaches in children can be due to stress, migraines, trauma, intracranial conditions. Your child should be evaluated by a pediatrician for any recurrent headaches. ...Read more

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What are the possible causes for headache in children?

What are the possible causes for headache in children?

Many: There are many possible causes, including trauma and infection. A possible diagnosis depends on other symptoms your child is exhibiting. However, a common, overlooked cause of headaches in children (especially teenagers) is dehydration. Have your child drink plenty of water and see if that helps; if the headache does not go away, or there are other symptoms, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a headache. What can be the possible causes for it?

I have a headache. What can be the possible causes for it?

See your doctor: 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