Headache, Memory Problems And Numbness Or Tingling

Reviewed on 2/6/2023

These symptoms are not specific to one medical condition and can occur with a wide variety of illnesses and conditions. Headache can be caused by infections, tension headache, migraine, or other conditions. Memory problems can occur with dementia conditions, post concussive syndrome, or with certain mental health conditions including depression. Numbness and tingling can be a sign of nerve damage. Because these symptoms are not related to one specific condition, it is important to describe all your symptoms to a health care provider to determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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