HIV Counselling Service

Health Q&A
Jaw slanting popping and ear is swollen

I have a habit of chewing on plastic bottle caps and my jaw is slanting to one side and I hear a pop EVERY chew I take. Plus my ear is really swollen and it hurts to even touch the outside of it

My anus is bleeding after going toilet

Its been months that my anus bleeds after going . When stool is dry it creates cuts and bleeding starts And it is painful too . I can feel my anus walls are tighter than before

Tonsils and pain in throat, light fever

Tonsils in the throat and pain in throat since two days. LIght temperature and weakness. DIfficulty in swallowing food

Severe headache

I sometimes have strong headache and also my whole head and neck pains. And sometimes it continues for 2-3 days. I don't understand what it is probably migrane. But even after taking good sleep it does continue next day also. And it becomes hard to handle. So, please give suggestion about my problem.

Throat problem

I've been feeling that something got stuck in my throat, its been 1 week. Feels something got stuck like leafy thing.

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