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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi. yesterday i was at an amusment park. in the sun i was in line for lunch and my eyes blacked out and i became faint
Doctor :   \ok
User :   do you know what is wrong
User :   at the time i was drinking a slushy so i don't think i am dehydrated
Doctor :   have you taken proper food yesterday
Doctor :   or you missed any meals ?
User :   i had breakfast that morning
Doctor :   ok sometimes it might happen
Doctor :   it doesnt carry any significance
Doctor :   may be because of low blood sugar levels at that specific time
User :   i the slushy was sugary
Doctor :   Have you sustained any injuries during that fall?
User :   i cut my arm.. but my friend caught me for the most part
Doctor :   Do you have any irregular heart beat ?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you sustained any head trauma?

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