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is it unusual for a 3 year old to complain of headache?

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toilettissuewonder Thu 08-Oct-09 11:44:04

my LO woke up this am, a little bit off colour, didn't eat breakfast (I even offered her a postman pat cake - not the normal thing I'd do!!)

No temp, but grumpy, said her head hurt between her eyes.

Took her to nursery, she perked up a bit when she got there and they were going to try and give her some food.

Is it unusual for a 3 year old to have headache?

toilettissuewonder Fri 09-Oct-09 09:03:33

oh and now its vomit! woke up this am saying her tummy hurt....

no temp.

cue her drinking some water and vomiting over the sofa and me, and getting splodges of diarrhea on the bathroom floor.

Nice.

kreecherlivesupstairs Fri 09-Oct-09 10:23:00

Poor you, a doctor's visit could be in order. My dd has only ever complained of a headache once, that combined with a fever made me take her to the hospital (no GP's in Thailand), they tested her for dengue fever. I was pooing my pants as her Thai teacher's son had died of that a couple of days before. They decided she was dehydrated.

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