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I have acidity problem. Tried doxy andand pantacid endoscopy normal suggests HP and hernia please advise.
I have a uneven chest too n I went to doctor he said its your bone and its normal nothing to worry and told me to take pan 20 medicine for 10 days before meal once in a day and bandy medicine and vit d sachet to take once in a week but sir I have chest pain in left which is sharp but goes away within 3-4 sec and sometimes during I take long breath and even when I wake up in morning I have pain in left chest but the pain comes as a sharp pain but goes within 4-5 sec and its comes in 6-7 times a day I had anxiety before 3 years and I do sleep on stomach can it be the reason and I do smoke cigarettes I overstress things too like over thinking about my chest pain and heart and all.
My sister is 22years old. She has cold from 3-4 years. We went to so many doctors and hospitals and clinics. But didn't get relief anywhere. One doctor say go to CT scan we did it then he checked the report n said its sinus. Some doctors says its allergy. After treatment no relief we fed up. What is the solution of this all.
'Tension type headache' is the most common type of headache experienced by most of us in our life.
How to differentiate between a Migraine and Tension-type Headache?
When you feel pain or pressure in your head, it may become difficult for you to assess whether you are experiencing a tension-type headache or a migraine. Let's understand how different they are from each other.
A typical tension-type headache usually affects both sides of your head and varies from a mild to moderate pain. It can last from 30 minutes to up to a period of one week.
Some specific areas which get affected by a tension-type headache are:
- Back of your neck
Factors that trigger this headache type are a muscle strain, stress or anxiety.
A migraine, on the other hand, is also a type of a tension-type headache which results in an acute throbbing sensation in one part of your head. Usually, migraine headaches are highly painful. Migraine pain makes it difficult for a person to carry out his/her daily tasks. Symptoms or signs associated with migraine attacks are:
- Sensitivity to sound or light
- Pain in the temples
- Temporary loss of vision
- Pain behind your ear or eye
What are the common causes of a migraine?
- Hormonal imbalances in women - fluctuations in oestrogen, especially during menopause or pregnancy seem to trigger a migraine
- Drinks like wine and extremely caffeinated beverages
- Foods such as salty foods, aged cheese as well as processed foods can trigger the migraine attack.
- Medications - vasodilators such as nitroglycerine and oral contraceptives can intensify migraine pain.
How to treat a tension-type headache?
Fortunately, you can get rid of stress-induced headaches through over-the-counter treatments, which include:
How to treat a migraine?
If you experience migraine attacks less frequently, these medicines may give you quick relief:
- Triptans, such as rizatriptan (Maxalt) or almotriptan (Axert)
- Antinausea medicines, such as chlorpromazine (Thorazine), promethazine (Phenergan) or prochlorperazine (Compazine)
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as acetaminophen, naproxen sodium, aspirin or ibuprofen
Some preventive tips: