Posts Tagged ‘eye strain’

Splenius Cervicis Muscle: Headache, Eye Pain, Blurred Vision

What pain and symptoms are associated with the splenius cervicis muscle? Pain where the shoulder and neck join Aching throbbing pain that starts at the back of the head and goes through to the back of the eye Numbness or pressure in the back of the head Migraine headaches Blurred vision with a headache Where…

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Splenius Capitis Muscle: Pain At The Top Of The Head

What pain and symptoms are associated with the splenius capitis muscle? Pain at the crown of the head Blurred vision Occasionally neck pain Where is the splenius capitis muscle? The splenius capitis muscle connects back of the skull to the neck vertebrae What movements do the splenius capitis muscle control? Turns the head Straightens the…

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Temporalis Muscle: Headaches, Head, Cheek, Teeth, Pain

 What pain and symptoms are associated with the temporalis? Pain at the side of the head in front, above or behind the ear Pain in the eyebrow area Pain in the cheek Pain in the in the incisor and molar teeth Pain in the upper teeth when biting down Teeth that are sensitive to hot,…

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Occipitalis Muscle: Headaches, Head, Eye, Teeth Pain

What symptoms and pain are associated with the occipitalis muscle? Pain in the back of the head and toward the top of the head. Pain is described as deep down in the head Pain around the eye Teeth pain Tight scalp Where is the occipitalis muscle? The occipitalis is located at the back head, above…

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Orbicularis Oculi Muscle: Eye Pain and Twitching

 What pain and symptoms are associated with the orbicularis oculi muscle? Pain above the eye extending down the side of the nose and occasionally over into the cheek and down to the upper lip Excessive twitching of the eye May contribute to  a drooping upper eyelid Where is the orbicularis oculi muscle? The orbicularis oculi…

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Frontalis Muscle: Forehead Sinus Pain, Headaches

What pain and symptoms are associated with the Frontalis? Aching pain across the forehead Where is the frontalis muscle? The frontalis muscle is the muscle of the forehead. What movements does the frontalismuscle control? Wrinkles the skin of the forehead Elevates the eyebrows Activities that cause frontalis pain and symptoms: Constant raising of the eyebrows…

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Trapezius Muscle: Stiff Neck, Headache, Eye, Jaw, Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the trapezius muscle? Headache in the temple area Pain in the jaw that travels down into the neck and over behind the ear Pain behind one eye Tension headache Contributes to dizziness Pain at the base of the skull Stiff neck Ache or burning sensation in the middle…

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Semispinalis Capitis Muscle: Neck and Head Pain

The semispinalis capitis muscle pain is often felt as a band of pain around the top of the head. The muscle also contributes to pain in the back of the head and in the eye and temple areas. It can also contribute to tingling and numbness in the scalp.

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