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Pressure in head: should I try acupuncture & massage therapy

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I have been getting pressure in my head mostly behind my nose and above ears, not painfull but notisable. can notice my head almost having little shakes inside, and can feel head beat on the pulse. Also developed a non visible bump by left ear on the medial side. can feel it when you rub it, about the size a regular pen lid, no pain when touch and hasnt increased in size. told doctor and he didnt seem to concerned

Lots of trouble sleeping as it always bothers me the senstations and i think about it. Have been healthy for my whole life and starting in january i started getting anxiety. those syntomps of stiffness or increase of heart rate havent existed often in last 2 months. Just feels like im always thinking about whats wrong and why its happening and just feeling really frustated, seem to think about it more because i am taking a human anatomy course this term

any thoughts? what this could be?

i have thought about trying acupuncture or message thearapy as well

Thanks!


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replied April 20th, 2007
Headache, Migraines, Sinus Conditions Answer A2590
According to your symptoms (strange pressure in the head, trouble sleeping, strange sensations, tachycardia, anxiety, stiffness…) and considering the medical examinations you've taken have all showed ok, you could be experiencing some type of anxious-depressive disorder. I am not sure how much acupuncture or massage could help you but you may try. You can also consult a mental health professional.
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