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Friday, December 09, 2011 michelle31xx, Community Member, asks

Q: sharp stabbing pain going through to back

For the past week I've had a sharp, stabbing pain that goes just below my breast bone through to my back. It mainly happens when I'm in bed, and never early in the day. I did consider that it might be indigestion, so I am being careful about what I eat and when, but last night I hardly slept and a painkiller doesn't seem to help it at all. Any advice would be gratefully received! xx

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12/11/11 7:12pm

Hi Michelle,

 

Here's a link to information that may be helpful:

 

Sharp Chest Pain: What It Means and When You Should See the Doctor

 

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

7 Natural Ways to Lower Blood Pressure

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michelle31xx, Community Member
12/17/11 9:50am

Thankyou Lisa

 

I have had a good read of the article.

I have not had that pain for a few days now,, which is a good thing,,, but saying that,,, seem's to hurt my right abdomen when i cough,, am unsure whether it's related,, but am going to doctors on Monday anyways.

 

Thanks for the reply

 

Michelle

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