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Headache, neck pain and heaviness in the head - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can HelpYou
User :   hi
User :   im xxxxxx, 32 yrs old married guy
Doctor :   Please Go Ahead..
User :   last 2 weeks or so, i have mild headache and heaviness all over the head.
User :   along with pain in the neck
Doctor :   Any Trauma or any other Symptoms like Vomiting or dizziness that you /have been Having.
User :   not really.
User :   but sometimes I have very mild pain in my head but not in any specific area. but there is bit of pressure in both sides of my forehead
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   age 32, gender male, married, worktype- dekjob
User :   deskjob
Doctor :   Have you Had this kind of head ache in the Past or any sinusitis..
Doctor :   Do you Work on the computer or sit for long during the working hours.
User :   no i didnt have this kind of pain earlier. i have mild sinusities.i generally seat in front of computer for around 5-6 hrs. a day.
Doctor :   At what time of the day have you felt more trouble.
User :   in morning it is not there but aggravates as the day progress. but it is not troublesome though'
User :   what causing is only bit uneasyness'
Doctor :   Do you have complete rest after your sleep or you feel That your sleep needs to be a little more.
User :   my sleep gets disturbed very eaisly, som i feel that sleep should may be little more
Doctor :   Are you there?
Have you Been working for too long in this 2 weeks.
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   no not much work. one morething, I had high BP qround 150/100 recently, then I thought it was due to my high Bp, but since last two days my BP is 120-130/85-95. still uneasiness in head remains
Doctor :   ok
User :   u there?
Doctor :   yes..
Doctor :   are you on any medicine
Doctor :   When were you diagnosed of this High Blood pressure..
User :   yes. i visited doctor when I had high BP, he has given cardace and sinarest
Doctor :   How many days that you have taken this medicine.
User :   cardace since last 8 days and sinarest 4-5 days
Doctor :   Has there been any improvement since these 8 days..
User :   yes. heavyness and headcahe in head has reduced,pain in neck remins same.
Doctor :   With the history that you have provided it mostly looks like to be 1) Frontal Sinusitis. 2) Hypertension. Less Likely chronic Fatigue Syndrome..
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ok.. It mostly requires an examination with the Orthopedic since it could require Examination of the muscles and the Neurology
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   so, I can rule out any serious things right like neurological disorder and tumor or vertigo kind of things right?
Doctor :   Do you use too many Pillows for while your sleep..
Doctor :   Certainly..
Doctor :   It mostly could be due to bad Posture at the work place..
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, I type the necessary information, and say when done.
User :   i dont use too many pillows but i have bad postures while sleeping
Doctor :   Ok.. That could also lead to the Neck Pain.. Certainly you should try the hard mattress and preferably some thing Flat.
User :   moreover, the uneasyness reduces while I work, talking on phone, watch Tv and have sex
Doctor :   With A flat Back..
Doctor :   Thats since you are less conscious about the pain.. and the discomfort.
User :   i am talking the uneasiness in head
Doctor :   the Sinuses would be draining due to gravity at that time..
Doctor :   hence that uneasiness will be less.
User :   when I visited my doctor during high Bp, he has suggested me to go for ultrasound scan of abdomen and renal dopler. why is ithat any idea
Doctor :   Have you filled up the feedback form I sent?
User :   yes, i have filled up
Doctor :   That is due to the reason that most of them are diagnosed at a very late stage of being diagnosed of Hypertension
Doctor :   So the damages that occur due to High Blood pressure are already occured..
Doctor :   hence your doctor might have suggested that..
User :   k
User :   one more thing in both sides of forehead, often i can feel the beat of vein, earlier it was not there but now i can feel it
User :   why is that?
Doctor :   Any rise in Blood Pressure and that will reflect in all the Blood vessels so the pulsations will be felt..
Doctor :   On the temporals..
User :   but now my BP has reduced
Doctor :   It will come down certainly..
Doctor :   With time..
Doctor :   Since that blood pressure will constantly vary..
Doctor :   Time to Time..
User :   ok
Doctor :   as the body itself will make the changes..
User :   so, the headache and other associated issuesalso will take time to come down although the BP has come down
Doctor :   will If the High blood pressure is the cause for the same.
Doctor :   But there are many other causes too.. So you need to be patient since diagnosis is teh key.
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that i could help you with.
User :   other causes means?
Doctor :   the once i have mentioned in the start..
User :   ok ok
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   so, from what u told if I can summarize, the most likely reasons of my problem are high BP, sinusities and hypertension.moreover I can rule out any possiblity of any serious things.
User :   tell me if it is right?
Doctor :   Yes. since these are the most Commonest of the causes..
User :   ok
Doctor :   And withyour History that is what i could come to a conclusion with..
User :   but at the same time it will take quite a more time to get it solved, right?
Doctor :   If these are the causes.. it will reesolve if correctly addressed.
User :   k
Doctor :   Will that be it !
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that you Would need?
Doctor :   Are you there?
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