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SYMPTOM CHECKER

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1.  Headache
Seven out of 10 people in the U.S. have at least one headache per year, according to the American College of Physicians (ACP). And it is estimated that 45 million Americans suffer from chronic headaches. Headaches ar...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
2.  Fever
Fever is also known as hyperthermia, pyrexia, or simply elevated temperature. It describes a body temperature that is higher than normal. Fever can affect children and adults alike. A short-term increase in bod...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Heart murmurs
  • Sleepwalking
  • Dehydration
  • Bounding pulse
3.  Tension Headaches
A tension headache is the most common type of headache. This type of headache can cause mild or moderate pain in the head, neck, and behind the eyes. Some patients say that a tension headache feels like a tight ban...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Chronic pain
  • High blood pressure
  • Noise intolerance
  • Increase in blood pressure
4.  Migraine with Aura
Migraine is a disorder characterized by repeated attacks of severe headache. A migraine headache causes throbbing or pulsating pain, usually on only one side of the head. These headaches are often associated wit...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Sleepwalking
  • Loss of appetite
  • Hand numbness
  • Numbness of foot
5.  Cluster Headaches
Cluster headaches are severely painful headaches that occur in clusters, meaning that you experience cycles of headache attacks followed by headache-free periods. The frequency of your headaches during those cycles ma...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Noise intolerance
  • Runny nose
  • Chronic pain
  • Eye pain
6.  Common Cold Overview
The common cold is a virus that involves symptoms like sneezing, a runny nose and a headache. Learn the causes, symptoms and treatments for the common cold now!
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Watering eyes
  • Aversion to food or drink
  • Body ache
7.  Generalized Anxiety Disorder
People who suffer from generalized anxiety disorder, or GAD, worry uncontrollably about common occurrences and situations. The condition may also be called chronic anxiety neurosis.GAD is different than normal feeling...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Impatient
  • Teeth grinding
  • Anxiety attack
  • Hypervigilance
8.  Depression Overview
Depression is a mood disorder. Learn about its causes, symptoms & treatments, and discover strategies for preventing depression. Continue reading!
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Binge eating
  • Sleep disturbance
  • Nightmares
  • Binge drinking
9.  High Blood Pressure Overview
Hypertension, or high blood pressure (HBP), increases the risk of heart attack, stroke & other health problems. Learn HBP symptoms & get treatment under an MD's care.
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Crushing chest pain
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Blood in urine
  • Pain
10.  Cold and Flu Overview
Overview Colds (common colds) and the flu (influenza) are contagious infections that affect the respiratory system. Both are airborne illnesses, spread through coughing and sneezing. Colds typically are confined to th...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Crying
  • Pain
  • Moist skin
  • Loss of appetite
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