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Severe headache after taking bath - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi how can I help you?
User :   Sir, i am a Software Engineer, and i will occationally get sever headaceh. I get this usually when i take head bath and it comes in the evening hours.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   which part of the head hurts?
Doctor :   you there?
User :   in the center of the head and adjacent to two eyes sir
Doctor :   ok
User :   i can't work if it starts and usually go only in the next morning after i wake up from the sleep
Doctor :   is it there through out the day?
User :   no sir. usually it starts from the evening
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   My Age: 30, Occupation: Software Enginer, Location : Koramangala, Marital Status: Married
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any allergic problems like sneezing/cold etc?
User :   no sir.
Doctor :   any strain in the eye?
Doctor :   do you war glasses?
Doctor :   *wear
Doctor :   you there?
User :   yeh. a lot strain i feel and i don't wear any glassess sir
Doctor :   usually how long do u sit in front of the comp?
User :   nearly 8 to 9 hours
Doctor :   do you take frequent breaks?
User :   usually i take 2 to 3 breaks in the day
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   how many days since you have had this headache
User :   nearly 2 years sir
Doctor :   have you got your eye tested?
User :   one year back i consulted the doctor regarding this problem, and he said my eyes are OK and gave a small eye drops and askmed to use it for one month. but after using it i am still getting this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any other test has been performed?
User :   no sir, he just tested the eyes with some lenses and asked me to read the alpha bets which are there on the wall of his clinic
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it is most likely a tesnion headache
Doctor :   howevr you need a physical examination
User :   ok
Doctor :   do not stress your eyes too much
Doctor :   take a break every 45 mins from the comp
Doctor :   also, try to keep the monitor at an that the radiation is not directly to your eyes
User :   ok sir. one thing i don't understand is , most of the times i get this headache when i take head bath , if i won't take head bath, the chances are very less
Doctor :   do yu have headache everyday?
User :   no sir, once in a week
Doctor :   that sounds very strange to me also...the thing about your head bath
User :   yes sir, because of this ,i am afraid to take head bath
Doctor :   have you got your ear checked by an ENT?
User :   no sir
Doctor :   do you have any ringing sound in your ear during headache?
Doctor :   you there?
Doctor :   I have to close this window as there is no response from your side. Please get back if you need any medical advice.
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