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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Average Posted in: Headache and Migraines
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help youi
User :   i m new to this facility and would like to know how would you be able to help with my medical problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   now a days when i am either stressed or anxious, i get severe headache
User :   which will last for 2 days...
User :   i observed it when i am angry on something or somebody, my headache starts to a greater heights
User :   can you help me what should i do...
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status: User :   Age: 27
User :   Occupation : Analyst( Call centre )
User :   Location : India
User :   Marital Status : Single
Doctor :   Do you work in the night
User :   i used to earlier but since last 1 year i work in day
Doctor :   Do you face a lot of stress?
User :   how do i say .. i know for sure .. Yes.. but dont know whether thats too high or not
Doctor :   Have you had any similar problems in the past?
Do you have any other health problems?
Diabetes/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
User :   negative for all , but a year back my doc said i was developing Blood Pressure and for that reason, i changed my job to a day shift
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you checked your eyesight in the past?
User :   yes it was about 6-7 months now...
User :   i usually get it done for every year
User :   r u there??
Doctor :   yes
User :   i m sorry, i thought i lost you ..
Doctor :   You are most likely to be suffering from a tension headache
User :   i m worried a lot just because of this sudden change in my health where i m getting headache
Doctor :   But you need to rule out other causes
Doctor :   Do you have heaviness in the head
User :   heaviness?? how do i measure that.. i mean how do i know
Doctor :   DO you have sinus problems/blocked nose/vision disturbances?
User :   none....
Doctor :   does ur head feel heavy
User :   i dont think so.. but when i have headache, the muscles around my neck and shoulder become stiff
Doctor :   Ok,you need a complete physical examination to rule out whether you have any ENT / Opthal problem
Doctor :   Is it one sided or both sided
User :   both sides...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You need to get a complete physical examination by an ENT/Ophthal/ Gen Physician
User :   what would that mean?
Doctor :   That means you personally have to meet a specialist to find out the cause of your headache
User :   oh ok...
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with
User :   nope,but pls tell me , for what kind of issues can i get in touch with you ?
Doctor :   You can get back with any medical problem. Also if you ENT / Ophthalmic examination is normal you can consult us again
Doctor :   Bye for now
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