A severe, recurring, and throbbing headache, usually accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound, is called a migraine. It generally affects only one side of the head. Hormonal changes, stress, depression, anxiety, insufficient sleep, dehydration, and strong smells can trigger a migraine.
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Query: Hello doctor, I am suffering from vertigo, heaviness of head, and migraine. I am 40-years-old. This problem from 20 years all MRI and CT scan reports are normal. Please help. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have reviewed the report (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity), and it seems normal. Do you have cervical spondylitis or any ear complaint, as vertigo can be because of that also? Do you have migraine pain from one-sided or whole head. Do you have any... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am a 19 year old female. Is it normal to get two migraines in a day, within nine hours of each other? I have been getting them more often in the last few months, roughly once a month for the last six months. But all of a sudden, I have gotten two today. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. A migraineis an episodic primary headache. If a headache is throbbing, with moderate to severe pain, usually on one side of the head, and associated with nausea and vomiting, it is known a migraine. Once it appears, typically it lasts for 4 to 72 hours based on its se... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am a 30 year old male, who is suffering from chronic migraines. Occasional marijuana seems to have helped. But, I test positive for drug tests. What do I do? Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query. Marijuana will initially help you, but in the long run, it will have side effects, so try to leave the habit. As you have chronic migraines, there are chances that you may get an attack of a headache once in a while, because migraines can be a... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I get headaches, especially when I wash my hair or when I go out in the sun. The climate is really hot here, and I stay indoors. But, I still get headaches, and my nose also pains a bit. I cannot stop washing my hair because of this. Please help. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The symptoms you have mentioned here are indicating towards a migraine headache. However, no diagnostic test can surely rule out a migraine. Its diagnosis is mainly based on the symptoms. In a migraine, there is no definite pain, and pain occurs at any time. Some peop... Read Full »