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I have had burning in my throat for 6 months recently started spitting up mucos mixed with blood have also had a constant headache for 6 nonths this weekend i started having trouble swallowing and a hard time breathing...my doctors at the VA don't seem concerned about it.

doctor1 MD

Hi Dear,

Welcome to HCM.

Understanding your concern. As per your query you have symptoms of prolonged burning in throat and mucus mixed with blood which is due to upper respiratory tract infection leading to granular pharyngitis. Need not to worry. I would suggest visit ENT specialist once and...

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I have had constant headaches for the past few week, 3 days ago I came over really dizzy and passed out only for a few minutes but since then I have been constantly tired and dizzy at times like I will pass out again, I get a good diet and drink enough but I'm constantly thirsty

doctor1 MD

Hello!

Welcome on HCM!

Regarding your concern, I would explain that your symptoms seem to be related to low blood pressure.

I would like to have some more information on your headache:
- Is it pressure like or throbbing?
- Where is it located?
- Is is related to your body movements and position...

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i was in contact through viginal fluids with an hiv person who is on treatment and am now worried that i may be infected. what are the chances that am infected? it has been a week and i now have constant headaches and anxiety and i feel like i have flu

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HIV transmission can only occur when there is a direct and prolonged exposure to body fluids, semen, vaginal fluid, blood or mother to child through breast feeding. This most commonly occurs through unprotected vaginal or anal sex and sharing of needles. Then VL(Viral Load) is an important...

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Constant Headaches
Im a teen who was recently diagnosed with hypothyroidism and ive been using medication for about two months now. I have these constant headaches that happen everyday. i take ibuprofen and they usually go away but not always. i have bad anxiety and paranoia. its mainly just the dreadful headaches though. help?

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Hi...i understand your concern.
Regular headaches as in your case would need a complete physical evaluation.It would help if you could tell me whether you have a family history of migraine or hypertension.
To start with please visit an ophthalmologist and get your eyes examined.
Please also get...

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My mom is 47 yrs old. I m worried about her memory problems and constant headaches . She usually cant remember things of past and sometimes even recent events. She says its as if certain things have just been deleted from her memory. She forgets where she kept her keys n other items frequently. Then there are the constant headaches which sometimes are severe n symptomatic of migraine . She had a CT scan done but it brought up nothing. Am i being paranoid or is it really a cause for worry??

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for choosing health care magic for posting your query.

I have gone through your question in detail and I can understand what you are going through.

The common reasons for forgetfulness at age 45 are
1. Depression
2. Dementia
She should be assesed by a psychiatrist who can examine...

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I have constant headaches . I get a headache at least once a day, sometimes more than once. And they hurt very bad. I take OTC Excedrin , and it only helps for a couple hours. I have had no change in diet , sleep, caffeine, or anything. I ve had the constant headaches for a couple months now. I m not sure what could be wrong.

doctor1 MD

Dear
it seems the way you describe it that you are suffering from chronic daily headache
You should take contact with your neurologist, schedule a brain CT scan and then start treatment to avoid daily headache
Don't worry it is fully treatable
Regards
Dr Eris

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Hi my name is Marcia I was Diagnosed with stomach ulcers a few months back my doctor put me on medication wich didnt help much i then decided to go back to him and he prescribed lansoloc 30mg which seems to be helping but since taking these tablets i have been getting constant headaches which more or less feel like tension headaches i have had them for over two weeks now could this be one of the side effects?

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Dear Marcia,

Lansoloc (pharmacologically Lansoprazole) is a proton pump inhibitor which acts by preventing acid formation in stomach, thus providing relief from stomach ulcers.
Though they are not associated with headaches as side effect, the headache can be attributed to any other cause like...

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Hi. I m a 33 year old female who 8 weeks ago fainted in work whilst having a migraine. This has happened before so I was not that concerned. However, roughly 4 weeks later, I fainted again. This time no migraine. I assumed due to it being around my period, it was due to that. However the last two weeks I ve had constant headaches at different places on the head. I ve been constantly dizzy and on times almost fainted. I ve been to see my doctor who s sent me for blood tests and an ECG. All tests came back fine. He did say my blood pressure was low but it always has been so didn t think that would be anything to do with it. I ve suffered with migraines for about 6 years but never had headaches or dizzy spells as bad as this. For the past 4 days I ve nearly blacked out every day and the back of my neck and bottom of head feel like there s loads of pressure. This feeling of nearly blacking out happened in front of the doctor and he said that it could be because the room we were in was really warm, that I was dehydrated. He also said that I maybe suffering with vestibular migraines. I ve looked up the condition and the blacking out every day and I m still not sure that this is what I have. I m concerned about the headaches and the constant dizziness which has just appeared all of a sudden.

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Hi, I'm a female of 18 5'2" weight 110 pounds or less and run everyday . I recently donated blood in case this can effect it. But lately I've been getting constant headaches, everytime I walk up steps my heart beats really fast like above normal (I'm pre-med) so it's like pretty fast . When I run it beats normally, but if I do a simple task it goes crazy also I start to feel like I'm going to faint. What do you think it is?

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My friend has been sick for a while now. His doctor isn t quite sure what is wrong with him, so maybe you can help. His symptoms include a constant headache, stomach ache, and now vomiting and bloody noses. His doctor gave him medicine for the flu, which he had an allergic reaction to, so now he has hives too, which is also making it a little more difficult to breathe. His family can t afford to go to the hospital or to keep seeing doctors. Do you have any ideas of what is wrong with him or what he can do at home to try and take care of himself?

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Hello. I'm a 20 year old male who recently (about a month ago) suffered from a Peritonsillar Abscess. About four days ago, I woke up with severe pain in my upper left flank. For the last 48 hours or so, my right testicle also appears quite swollen, tender to the touch and it pulses occasionally which causes pain, I can feel the "bag of worms" I've read about online, and it is hanging much lower than the left one. As well, I have been unable to sleep for three days and am suffering from tingling all over my extremities, minor spasms, exceedingly dry throat and bleeding gums (my teeth feel loose too), dark, cloudy odorous urine, the need to urinate frequently, a slight fever, a constant headache, and my mental state is rapidly deteriorating (i.e. becoming increasingly forgetful, irritable, etc.). I take creatine, adderall, drink alcohol occasionally, and hardly smoke. I'm in good shape too.

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My symptoms over the last 14 days include a reddened sore throat without white patches, a right sided ear ache without drainage, a constant headache on the right side, and laryngitis over the last 5 days. No coughing no mucous or nasal congestion...

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Hello, I'm very concerned about my daughter. She is 20 years old, healthy, no health issues ever. She lives in florida and we talk weekly. Well, today she told me that for the last 6 days she has been suffering from a never ending headache. She...

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I have had a pretty much constant headache for about 4 weeks. I have an appt. to get my eyes checked tomorrow but if they are ok where do I go from here. Also my hair is really falling out.

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