Posted by: worried | 2004/03/10



My daughter aged 8 years old have been complaining of severe headaches for some time now and last night could not sleep. In addition, it further developed to her eyes aching; funny enough, with no fever. I took her to the gp this morning for a full check-up, which turned-up nothing, ie blood sugar, urine etc. The gp prescribed anti-biotic & p/fever medicine.Tonight, she is till crying on/off. What do I do.

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There are many reasons for headaches apart from infections. Flu like viral infections and stress related headaches are probably most common, but if it persists it will require re-evaluation especially to consider other more chronic conditions.

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Posted by: Mom | 2004/03/11

maybe has something to with her eyes. Get it checked as well.

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