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what do you advise if i was in swimming lessons and i held my breath for under a minute and now the back of my head hurts?

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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience Pediatrics
Not from: holding your breath. Odds are the swimming stressed muscles you are not used to using so they are sore.
Answered on Nov 28, 2014

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