Why does my brain feel heavy?

Why does my brain feel heavy?

There are many different possible causes of a head that feels heavy. These range from mild conditions like a headache or sinus infection, to more serious conditions like a concussion or brain tumor. Most often, a head that feels heavy isn’t serious.

Why does my head feel fuzzy and dizzy?

Anxiety is really tiring for the brain. Fatigue is common in PPPD. Often feelings of fatigue and dizziness merge with a ‘cotton wool’ feeling in the head which people sometimes refer to as ‘brain fog’. This is a feeling that merges between all of these symptoms as well as feelings of poor concentration.

Does your head feel funny with anxiety?

Those who have anxiety head pressure may liken it to a tension headache, feeling as if their head is in a vise, that the head might explode, or as though something is pushing in on their head from all sides. Some people with head pressure feel faint, nauseous, or sweaty, and their heart may race.

What relieves head pressure from anxiety?

How to Relieve Anxiety HeadachesClose your eyes and rub the temples of your head for a few minutes. This may relieve some of the pressure.Take a warm shower. It’s possible for warm showers to relax the muscles, which could reduce some of the pressure in your head.See if someone else can give you a massage.