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A headache is any pain or discomfort in the area of the head or upper neck. It can be chronic or irregular, mild or severe enough to\ interrupt one’s daily activities.

Asked in Health, Conditions and Diseases, Head, Ears, and Nose, Headaches

Why is a headache only on the left side of head?

There are a wide variety of answers to this question. The most common and least dangerous is a muscular strain at the neck or front of the skull, producing a unilateral headache. Another possibility is migraines. Have you worked out hard recently? Fallen, or been invovled in a car accident? Heavy duty stress? Any of these can cause these symptoms. First let's check the easy, likely stuff,and go from there. A bit more: Migraine headaches often occur on the same side of the head...
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What is coitus headache?

The headaches usually have an immediate onset. coitus is a rare type of severe headache that occurs at the base of the skull before orgasm during sexual activity, including masturbation. These headaches typically last for a few minutes to a few hours and although it is possible for such headaches to last up to a few days. asonor.com ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Head, Ears, and Nose, Clothing, Headaches

Can wearing a hat give you a headache?

Yes, it's possible that a hat may cause or trigger any of several different headache types. The most common headache type triggered by wearing a hat is called Tension Type Headache. The only way to know is to be seen by a doctor however, as there are other reasons wearing a hat may cause pain which need to be diagnosed and treated. ...
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Does exposure to chlorine gas cause headaches?

you bet it can. unfortunately.
Asked in Oral Health and Dental Care, Headaches

Can tooth decay cause headaches?

Tooth decay is very dangerous for health. Because it gives heavy headache to that person who has teeth related disease my friend suffering with this near about 6 months.The solution for it get any professional dentist and check up properly for better cure within short period. asonor.com ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Head, Ears, and Nose, Headaches, Psychostimulants

Does focalin xr give you headaches?

Yes, one of the possible side effects of Focalin XR is headaches. I've taken it for over four years now and have somewhat concluded (for me atleast) that stress plays a major role in causing a headache-not a normal headache though, a bit stronger, not too fun at all--this is especially so when you have your concentration broken when trying to complete something (ex:trying to complete a project at work and a fellow co-worker begins to bug you in some way)-small things...
Asked in Health, Head, Ears, and Nose, Migraine Headaches, Headaches

How do you get a headache?

You can get a headache for many, many different reasons, including being too hot, hearing loud noises, being hungry, being thirsty, or being tired. If you have back problems it can cause you to have a headache if something is out of place. Also if you don't have enough sleep and stay up really late for a few days it can cause you to have a headache. If you get hit in the head with an object it could cause one too. ...
Asked in Strattera, Headaches, ADD-ADHD Non-Stimulant Medication

Does Strattera cause headaches in adults?

Headache is listed as one of the side effects of Strattera for adults, but it is much less common in adults than in children. In adults, it is listed as "sinus headache." So, it can cause headaches in adults, but it is not one of the primary side effects. ...
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Can a humidifier cause headache?

Yes, humidifier cause headache. Because, humidity completely saturates the air around you with water vapor, making it more difficult for your body to obtain the necessary amount of oxygen for proper brain function. This not only makes you feel sluggish, but also leads to painful migraine headaches. According the report of the "National Headache Foundation" that high humidity levels can often trigger weather migraines, also known as barometric pressure headaches. asonor.com ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Head, Ears, and Nose, Headaches, Urinary System

Can holding your urine give you a headache?

Possibly, everybody's body reacts differently men and woman.
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Why does eyeglasses cause dizziness and headaches?

It may be that you bought new glasses or you just put them on after seeing a while without glasses and so your eyes and brain have to change because they now see sharp there adjusting and that may feel a bit wierd but it's normal and will go away fast ...
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Why do you get a headache after swimming?

Other possible causes are: Your goggles are strapped on too tight---check this by wearing a hat that is too tight for a while, to see if you get the same headache. Unfortunately even quite loose goggles can cause this kind of headache Also, a recent study has shown that swim goggles raise intraocular pressure---with the potential to cause eye-pain related headache. This might be the mechanism of the headache above, but you could check with divers type goggles which cover both eyes,...
Asked in Strattera, Headaches, ADD-ADHD Non-Stimulant Medication

Can Strattera cause sexual side effects in adults?

The official literature (from Eli Lilly, FDA, et al) only lists negative side effects, saying about 1% have decreased libido, plus 2% of men have performance problems. Then there are anecdotes of people who avoided sex due to urinary discomfort. On the other hand, many people attest to increased libido and/or performance on Strattera. However, some of that might be because their illness was under control and they felt better about their lives, rather than any direct pharmacological effect. Final answer: it's a...
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Can a new tooth growing in cause a headache?

Yes. Anything that causes pain increases the level of stress your body suffers. Stress can effect the body in many ways and a headache is not an uncommon symptom of stress. ...
Asked in Pregnancy Symptoms, Head, Ears, and Nose, Headaches

Are headaches a symptom of pregnancy?

They can be, but probably won't be the only symptom. It is indeed possible that headaches can be a symptom of pregnancy. It is quite normal to have more frequent headaches as your body changes in the first trimester. There are several good research sites with this information on it if you search them out or ask. They can be, but they probably won't be the only symptom. I would not consider headaches a sign of pregnancy. Headaches can be a symptom of...
Asked in Strattera, Migraine Headaches, Headaches, The Difference Between

Is Straterra effective for adults?

Yes, Straterra can be effective for adults. Not all patients react the same to this or any medication however, so results will vary among patients. Appropriate management by a physician who knows your personal medical history will be important for optimal results. ...
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Back right side of head throbs when angry?

The situation may be serious. It would be advisable to see a doctor.
Asked in Pica Disorder, Migraine Headaches, Headaches, Sinus Infections

What causes numbness on your head?

I'm actually 15 and my entire head is numb right now, i have no neck problems or anything that my doctor and i know of. I can feel when something's touching my ears, but i have no idea if it hurts or not. there will be some brief periods during the week when i can suddenly feel things around my head. i wake up at 4:00-4:30 every day. i hate my german teacher:), and i have a 6 page paper...
Asked in Head, Ears, and Nose, Headaches, Brain

What does it mean if you can feel a lump on the right side of your skull above your ear?

Answer If it is new, any new lump anywhere on your body should be discussed with your doctor. If it is painful or soft, it could be anything from a tumor to an ingrown hair. If you have been in a car accident and had glass cuts on your head, it is possible to have pieces of glass work it's way back to the surface of the skin even years later. If it is hard, does not move then you press on...
Asked in Ronald Reagan, Migraine Headaches, Headaches

What is the prognosis for temporal arteritis?

The effects of temporal arteritis may range from fatal, to serious, to mild and self-limiting. Immediate treatment with corticosteroids often produces relief of symptoms and can help with temporary visual impairment. Many patients are able to slowly wean off their medication after a period of about 1-2 years. Temporal arteritis is currently thought to be the result of autoimmune disease and as such, patients may find they suffer recurrent flares of disease activity necessitating continual therapy to control their immune system. The condition...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Head, Ears, and Nose, Headaches

Will meloxicam get rid of headaches?

It can. Meloxicam (brand name is Mobic) is an NSAID (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug) that is used for a number of things, including rheumatoid arthritis, mild to moderate pain, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, sunburn, menstrual pain, tendinitis, bursitis, migraine headache, PMS, resistant acne, PMS, and fever. ...
Asked in Headaches, Health, Migraine Headaches

What is migraine prophylaxis?

Preventive treatment for migraine headaches is called migraine prophylaxis or prophylactic therapy. Another term is Migraine Preventive Therapy. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Eyes, Head, Ears, and Nose, Headaches

Bright spot in eye and headache?

You could possibly have an eye infection, so go to the doctor. Maybe you need glasses. ...
Asked in Arm and Leg Pain, Headaches, Breast Pain

What can cause constant arm pain?

Pinching of the brachioradialis nerve.