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Treatment for back pain radiating to the arms - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Back Pain
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I have back problem for last one week
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Where is the pain located, the upper aspect or the lower?
User :   specially severe in morning
User :   upper
Doctor :   Does the pain go into your hands?
User :   it goes upto shoulder
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you work for long hours before the computer?
User :   yes..abt 10 hrs a day
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you take a break from working for a few days
User :   ok..
User :   that sounds difficult...there is weekend tomorrow
Doctor :   You should also try to sit comfortably in your chair.
Doctor :   You should take a chair with good arm rests
Doctor :   You should try to sleep without a pillow on a firm surface

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