Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
198 Doctors are Online

Severe head ache while stressed or anxious - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Average Posted in: Headache and Migraines
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3620 Questions
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help youi
User :   i m new to this facility and would like to know how would you be able to help with my medical problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   now a days when i am either stressed or anxious, i get severe headache
User :   which will last for 2 days...
User :   i observed it when i am angry on something or somebody, my headache starts to a greater heights
User :   can you help me what should i do...
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status: User :   Age: 27
User :   Occupation : Analyst( Call centre )
User :   Location : India
User :   Marital Status : Single
Doctor :   Do you work in the night
User :   i used to earlier but since last 1 year i work in day
Doctor :   Do you face a lot of stress?
User :   how do i say .. i know for sure .. Yes.. but dont know whether thats too high or not
Doctor :   Have you had any similar problems in the past?
Do you have any other health problems?
Diabetes/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
User :   negative for all , but a year back my doc said i was developing Blood Pressure and for that reason, i changed my job to a day shift
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you checked your eyesight in the past?
User :   yes it was about 6-7 months now...
User :   i usually get it done for every year
User :   r u there??
Doctor :   yes
User :   i m sorry, i thought i lost you ..
Doctor :   You are most likely to be suffering from a tension headache
User :   i m worried a lot just because of this sudden change in my health where i m getting headache
Doctor :   But you need to rule out other causes
Doctor :   Do you have heaviness in the head
User :   heaviness?? how do i measure that.. i mean how do i know
Doctor :   DO you have sinus problems/blocked nose/vision disturbances?
User :   none....
Doctor :   does ur head feel heavy
User :   i dont think so.. but when i have headache, the muscles around my neck and shoulder become stiff
Doctor :   Ok,you need a complete physical examination to rule out whether you have any ENT / Opthal problem
Doctor :   Is it one sided or both sided
User :   both sides...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You need to get a complete physical examination by an ENT/Ophthal/ Gen Physician
User :   what would that mean?
Doctor :   That means you personally have to meet a specialist to find out the cause of your headache
User :   oh ok...
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with
User :   nope,but pls tell me , for what kind of issues can i get in touch with you ?
Doctor :   You can get back with any medical problem. Also if you ENT / Ophthalmic examination is normal you can consult us again
Doctor :   Bye for now
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor