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I have neck pain stiffness now I have been told I have veritigo

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I have neck pain stiffness now I have been told I have veritigo
left ear wax plus lying down room spinning,ihad a stroke left side a year ago,on stemitil do I need neck maniputating as my walking is going backwards.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

Dr. David :

This is Dr. David

Dr. David :

I am sorry you have left neck pain and stiffness.

Dr. David :

I am glad you are trying a hot neck wheaty bag.

Dr. David :

what pain killers are you using? Paracetamol?

Dr. David :

have you had neck manipulations before?

Dr. David :

are you having more difficulty walking?

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hello?

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are you trying to rate my service?

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do you have any other questions?

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I was asking you some questions.

Customer:

I am on co-codamol,I have had neck treatment before but scared it will upset stroke,walking problem as scared of falling

Dr. David :

I see.

Dr. David :

have you undergone physical therapy for your walking after the stroke?

Dr. David :

you could have arthritis of your neck

Dr. David :

or a herniated disk in your neck pressing on nerves which can cause pain .

Customer:

yes but physio only comes 4-6 weeks ,

Dr. David :

I see.

Dr. David :

neck manipulation or neck massage will not cause another stroke

Dr. David :

but if you have vertigo and weakness on one side and are scared of falling, you should limit how much you are doing for your self and try to get some more help

Dr. David :

do you live by yourself?

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hello?

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are you trying to rate me?

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are you satisfied with the help I am giving you?

Customer:

no just fed up

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are you trying to give me negative feedback?

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I am sorry you are fed up.

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I am trying to help you.

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as best as I can.

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I am here to answer your medical questions.

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and to try to help you as best as I can.

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do you have any other questions?

Dr. David :

is the hot neck pad helping?

Customer:

good advise will use again thank you dr david

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