• worried worried
    January 12, 2010
    what causes shooting pain to go from your neck to the top of your head?
    worried worried
    January 12, 2010

    Woke up three times with shooting electrical pain in my face.

    It ran from my neck and up to the top of my head/



  • MonicaRD
    Health Pro
    January 13, 2010
    Health Pro
    January 13, 2010

    Hi Worried,


    You should definitely speak with your physician about the pain as soon as possible.  In the meantime, here is some information about the symptoms of a stroke. 


    Symptoms of a stroke


    If you think your pain resembles any of these symptoms, you should go to the emergency room.


    Best of luck,

    Monica M. Skidmore, MS, RD, LDN


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