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A 17-year-old female asked:

Why do i get intense pain and pressure under my collar bones? it comes and goes in waves. it radiates to shoulder blades and neck. i get back pain too

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to know without examining you. One cause of the symptoms you described is large breasts. If you are overweight, it would help to lose weight. If the symptoms persist, do see your doctor. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine.

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