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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Dr... here
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   hi DR
User :   i have head ache problm since last few years
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   on my left side of head ...... badly it pains...
User :   24
Doctor :   Is the pain continuous or periodic?
User :   n when i press that portion of my head very hard... it pains less
User :   periodic
User :   mostly it is there when i wake up....
Doctor :   How is it relieved?
User :   n remains for 1 or 2 days and goes
Doctor :   Do you have any other problems like nausea, vomitting with it?
User :   i take saradon.. but that also does not work effectivly.... i need to take to good sound sleep then it goes
User :   no...i dont think so..
User :   mostly....i feel that when m stuck in my dreams.... like repeatation of somethin or i m very worried..... next day...when i wake up head ache is there
Doctor :   There are many causes of headache from eyesight weakness to sinusitis, migraine etc
Doctor :   It can be stress or tension headache.
User :   no no... i had specs... -10 and -9 .... then i got laser operation done
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i again got it checked from that doc. he said your head ache i not becoz of eye sight.....
Doctor :   Is the headache after you had this operation done?
User :   then he referred to ENT specialist he did x ray of my nose.... bt evrything was ok
Doctor :   Ok, then even sinusitis is not there.
User :   no no...this head ache is since last 6-7 years...... but earlier frequency n pain was less
User :   it is becoming bad day by day
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is it related to periods also?
User :   ENT said to go to neurologist .... so i dont kno wht to do no
User :   no no not all...
Doctor :   I will give you some tips regarding this: User :   this cn come any time when i wake up
User :   yes plz tell me
Doctor :   1)Take Biotin forte tablets for few months regularly.
Doctor :   2)Include green veggies and fruits in your diet.
Doctor :   3)Take banana when you are having headache.
Doctor :   $) Drink lots of water.
Doctor :   5) Take diet rich in iron, calcium and protein, it helps to relieve headache.
Doctor :   6) Do some yoga and meditation techniques daily in the morning.
User :   ok
Doctor :   7) Take almonds, beans, soymilk and sea foods. It will increase magnesium intake which helps in curing headache.
Doctor :   8)Make a paste of cinnamon and water and apply this on forehead region. It will help you.
Doctor :   9)Also you can use eucalyptus oil massage, its a good pain reliever.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do not take self medications daily, they have lots of side effects if taken regularly.
User :   ok but when it pains i cn bear it ...dt s y i take
Doctor :   Ok
User :   do i need to get ny check ups or nything done ?
Doctor :   If nothing at all works for you get yourself examined from a neurologist and you may require some investigations.
User :   ok..... becoz once out of 15 times pains on right side of head.....
Doctor :   May be it can be Migraine or stress associated headache also.
Doctor :   These headaches come periodically
User :   it is there on the extreme left side of forehead......
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but i got it checked in ealier times from eye doctor...he said it s not migrain...
Doctor :   Without proper examination and investigation it cannot be commented.
User :   yeah dt s right..
User :   are dreams related to head ache by any chance..... ?
User :   i mean cn nybody get head ache becoz of dreamz
User :   ?
Doctor :   If you are frightened or stressed out in dreams it can cause, sometimes you already sleep stressed and that also leads to headache.
User :   yeah may be... when i get head ache... i cn tolerate lights....
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Sorry.. i cannot tolerate
Doctor :   Ok
User :   ok doctor ..... thank u so much for ur advice....
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you with?
User :   who is Dr. XXXXXXXX .... i can see his name in recommandations on my screen....
Doctor :   He is a neurologist.
User :   ok..... if i want to consult him i need to visit him in his clinic or so...?
Doctor :   If you want to consult you can consult him through E mail and phone consultation. NO STRAIN OF TIMINGS
User :   oh ok ok dt means via chat also...?
Doctor :   He is not available via chat
Doctor :   Only E mail and phone consultation.
User :   ok ok ... anyways..... thanks again.... i will follow your tips...
User :   good bye.... take care...
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me, bye for now.
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