hi my name is angelique and ive been waking up with headaches for a few weeks bow but not only does my head hurt my left eye ball feels very dry its feel as if the back of my eye ball is dry does that mean anything im kinda scared to go to the doctors. angelique.
We understand being scared to go to the doctor, but really, not going to the doctor should be more frightening.
Your symptoms could mean many things - Migraine or another headache disorder, an issue with your eye, or many other things.
Waking with a headache is often an indication that there are problems with your sleep - too much sleep, too little sleep, an irregular sleep schedule, disrupted sleep, or poor quality sleep. Take a look at Migraines, Headaches, and Sleep .
It truly is important for you to see your doctor to find out what these symptoms mean and get proper treatment. Because answe...
Cluster headaches are often said to be the most painful of all headaches. They have been described as "boring," bearing, burning," "like a hot poker in the eye," and as "suicide headaches." The age of onset of cluster headaches is most often between the ages of 20 and 40, and they are more common in men than women at a ratio of 2.1. For many years, that ratio was stated to be 3:1. Researchers theorize that women have long been misdiagnosed because cluster headaches were thought to be so predominantly found in men. Several terms have previously been used to refer to cluster headaches: ciliary neuralgia, erythro-melalgia of the head, erythroprosopalgia of Bing, hemicrania angioparalytica, hemicrania neuralgiformis chronica, histaminic cephalalgia, Horton’s headache, Harris-Horton’s disease, migrainous neuralgia (of Harris), petrosal neuralgia (of Gardner). Cluster headache symptoms: Cluster headaches are attacks of severe pain ...
Highlights What Are Cluster Headaches? Cluster headaches are among the most painful types of headaches. They are marked by excruciating stabbing and penetrating pain, which is usually centered around the eye. Cluster headache attacks occur very suddenly and without warning, with the pain peaking within 15 minutes. During an attack, the patient is very restless and agitated while trying to cope with the severe pain. Symptoms of Cluster Headache Attacks In addition to pain, symptoms of cluster headaches may include: Swollen or droopy eyelid Watery, tearing eye Stuffy or runny nose Contracted eye pupil Forehead and facial sweating Intolerance to light and sound Who Gets Cluster Headaches? Cluster headaches are rare, affecting less than 1% of the population. Men, usually in their 40s, are much more likely to suffer from cluster headaches than women. Many people who have cluster headaches have a personal or family history of migraine headaches. Treatment Treatment of cluster headaches focuses on relieving...
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