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Lower back and shoulder pain due to sitting in front of computer for prolonged hours - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Average Posted in: Back Pain
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   i suffer from frequent back pain
Doctor :   how old are you?
User :   and at times whole body pain
User :   24
Doctor :   what work do you do?
User :   HR - in an IT Co
Doctor :   how long have you been having this problem?
User :   3+
Doctor :   which part of your back hurts?
Doctor :   lower/mid/front
User :   lower .. the most
User :   and also right shoulder joint .. near the neck
Doctor :   have you taken any treatment/ seen an orthopedician for this problem?
User :   not exactly - just consulted in general -
Doctor :   are you taking any medication now?
User :   frequent suggestions what i get is due to long sitting hours
User :   nope
Doctor :   yes- sitting in fron of a computer
User :   :)
Doctor :   for a long time does cause these
Doctor :   do you have any other health problems- asthma/ allergies
Doctor :   or anything else?
User :   i am having prob with indigestion
User :   Gastric
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how is your appetite?
User :   its fine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as you have the back mpain for so long and your
Doctor :   *pain
Doctor :   the shoulder pain
User :   back pain
Doctor :   and pain in your right shoulder joint near your neck
Doctor :   It is advisable for you to go and see an orthopedican
User :   that also i get frequently
Doctor :   He will most probably give you some pain killers
Doctor :   and advice physiotherapy for some time
User :   ok..
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   fine doctor ..
User :   no doc
User :   thanks
Doctor :   welocme
Doctor :   bye for now
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