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Preventing neck pain and computer related injuries - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Environmental and Occupational Hazards
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   I am a software engineer.. woking with my laptop all the time..
User :   wanted some tips to avoid pain in the neck which seems occationally
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
User :   sure
Doctor :   Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   25, male, engineer, single, 66 kgs, 175 cms, 2 dependants
Doctor :   Do you have any other problems apart from neck pain
Doctor :   like shoulder pain?
Doctor :   low back pain?
User :   not at all.. even neck pain i get occasionally..
User :   nothing else apart from tht...
Doctor :   eye strain with redness or tears?
User :   nope
Doctor :   Ok for the acute pain
Doctor :   of the neck
Doctor :   you may use DOLO tablet
Doctor :   and apply hot fomentation by applying MYOLAXIN gel
Doctor :   whenever you have the pain
Doctor :   but there is always a long term solution
Doctor :   to prevent the Computer related injuries
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