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Dizziness after a fall from a chair - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   The top of my head feels fluttery.
User :   yoo hoo
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   dr
User :   I fell off a chair onto my bottom last night, but the edge of the chair broke my fall. Ever since then my head has felt kind of fluttery.
Doctor :   can u explain your symptoms
User :   HOW? Are you a computer?
Doctor :   No
User :   I just told you my symptoms.
User :   Can you read what I said?
Doctor :   what i mean is do u have any dizziness or any other symptms ?
User :   "Fluttery" - not dizzy, but perhaps a cousin to dizziness.
Doctor :   any nausea ?
User :   no
Doctor :   Vomiting sensation ?
User :   NO NAUSEA or anything like it
Doctor :   Did you hit your head any where during your fall ?
User :   no
User :   If my chiropracter were still alive, he would adjust the plates of my skull ... but alas he is not.
Doctor :   So other than the flutterryness" u have no other symptoms
Doctor :   ?
User :   I feel just a tad spacey, but not very.
Doctor :   May i know your age ?
User :   It's like whatever is in my head isn't flowing freely. I know that's very vague and not scientific.
User :   67, but you'd never know it
Doctor :   ok
User :   I feel about 50, tops.
Doctor :   Do u have a feeling of imbalance while walking or standing ?
User :   not really
User :   it's like my brain isn't getting enough oxygen or something
Doctor :   I dont think then there is anything to worry about
User :   isn't it strange though?
Doctor :   Take rest for a day or too, and have a good sleep as well
Doctor :   and you will be ok
User :   Okay, I'll take that as your blessing! :)
Doctor :   yes , just relax
User :   Well, I am relaxed - nevertheless this goes on ...
User :   I think homeopathy is in order. Any suggestions?
Doctor :   Scientific medicine is allopathy that follows a evidence based medicine
User :   oy oy oy
User :   very well, good night
Doctor :   but anything that helps a individual, is almost ok to be taken into consideration
Doctor :   you can try it out
Doctor :   and if it helps you, then good for you
User :   yes - it can do no harm
User :   goodnight, sir
Doctor :   good night and take care
User :   you too
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