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12 year old female having headache and chest pain

My sister is 12 yrs oldShe is having a daily headache and chest pain problemCan you help me with this She is having day to day headache problem in evening during the study hour. Whenever she is sitting to study she is telling that she is having a bad headache.So, please help me with this.
Asked On : Mon, 24 Jan 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Thanks for query,
It seems that she might have refraction of error.
She might have myopia and may require glass.
consult ophthalmologist and get examined.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Fri, 19 Aug 2011
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Pediatrician, Infectious Diseases Dr. Hema Yadav's  Response
Hello Pallabi
Welcome to HCM
There could be many reasons of her headache but most common at this age could be tension headaches or eye strain.First of all confirm if it occurs only while she studies and not during playing or watching TV, if yes then you need to counsel her.also ask her if she is stressed or anxious about studies.if not then get her eyes tested.Ensure that she has adequate sleep, a balanced diet and plenty of water.You can visit a pediatrician if the problem persists.
Answered: Fri, 19 Aug 2011
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