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Eye strain and chest infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   hi doc
User :   iam having chest infection for some time infact had seen a doc also
User :   had some breathing problem
Doctor :  
User :   so he had given me couple of medicines alongwith syrup
User :   but the chest infection is still there i feel
User :   still little bit of breathing problem
User :   what do u think might be the possible reason?
Doctor :   i need some more details

Doctor :  
do you have fever now
User :   no
User :   i never had fever , stuffed nose
User :   little bit of cough that too dry cough
Doctor :   you said chest infection
User :   but little bit of sore throat
Doctor :  
what chest symptoms did you had?
User :   breathing problem
User :   tightness in the chest
Doctor :   did you got an chest X ray done for this?

User :   now tightness in the chest is not there but little bit of breathing problem
User :   no
Doctor :   what medicines you took and for how long?

User :   just 2 weeks now
User :   actually i came from kuwait 1 month back
User :   now iam in kerala
User :   its rainy season here
User :   do u think it is due to climate change
Doctor :   this is usually seasonal flu
User :   buti dont have any fever?
Doctor :  
and as such the chest tightness you are describing is because of the stuffed nose
Doctor :  
your chest is clear
User :   but i dont have any stuffed nose
Doctor :   the stuffed nose you suffered two weeks back
User :   ok
Doctor :   as such you are fine
Doctor :  
and normal
Doctor :  
not need to worry
Doctor :  
there is no chest symptom i can see which is suggesting you have chest infection
User :   ok
Doctor :   if you still feel the coldness or breathing difficulty

Doctor :  
you can try the steam inhalation?
User :   just normal steam doc???
Doctor :  
that is sufficient to
Doctor :  
open up the blocked airway passage
User :   ok
Doctor :  
if at all there
User :   one more thing
Doctor :   ya please proceed
User :   sometimes i feel heaviness in my head
Doctor :   ok

User :   what might be the reason?
Doctor :   do you use spectales?

User :   yeah
User :   my powers had just changed
Doctor :   do you sit in front of the computer for long hours

User :   yeah in front of the laptop
Doctor :   this is the tiredness of the eye
User :   ok
User :   what shud i do to avoid thisproblem?
Doctor :   it is a simple exercise
User :   in between sometimes i have headache
Doctor :  
for every two or three hours you close the eyes
Doctor :  
and revolve in clockwise direction
User :   ok
Doctor :  
for two or three minutes
Doctor :  
that will relax the eye muscles
Doctor :  
i shall prescribe you a eye drop
Doctor :  
User :   ok
Doctor :  
you can keep this with you and can put one or two drops in each eye
Doctor :  
when ever you feel some discomfort
Doctor :   is there any thing else i can help you with?

User :   no thanks doc
Doctor :   plz fill the feed back form
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