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Breathing problem due to smoking and substitute to quit smoking. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello sir
User :   i am a smoker
Doctor :   Ok
User :   some time breathing problem arisis
Doctor :   Ok
User :   due to heavy work and tension i cant stop smoking
User :   can u suggest me some medicine for this
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   First I would like to ask some questions
Doctor :   How long hav3e you been smoking and how many a day
User :   ya sure
Doctor :   How long hav3e you been smoking and how many a day
User :   7 to 8 yrs
Doctor :   Do you drink alcohol too
User :   5 to 6
User :   ya but only beer
User :   that to weekly on sundays
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication for your current problem?
User :   no
User :   one more thing
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?High Blood sugar/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
User : the seasons change cough problem arisis
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you want to quit smoking
User :   ya but due to over work i cant stop at this movement
Doctor :   Have you tried quit smoking
User :   ya.......... that to only 3 to 4 days
Doctor :   Would you like to take something which is less dangerous than smoking and givwe you the same pleasurable
Doctor :   effect
User :   ya tell me
Doctor :   There are quite better methods to quit smoking
Doctor :   now a days
Doctor :   already the effects have set in you i suppose
Doctor :   with your breathless symptoms
Doctor :   and cough frequetly
Doctor :   You need to see a counseller and a life style analyst
Doctor :   who would give you a plan of it
Doctor :   by addressing the effects of quitting how to bear them
Doctor :   There are somethings caled nictoine patches and nicotine chewing gums
User :   but in my city i cant get these facilitys
Doctor :   whihca re used
Doctor :   by the counsellors
Doctor :   Which city are you in
User :   near XXXXX
User :   called XXXXXX
Doctor :   O
Doctor :   I dont think the nicotine chewing gums are also availabel there
User :   ya
Doctor :   I can help you if you can come to XXXXX once
Doctor :   and according to the counselling sessions
Doctor :   needed by you
Doctor :   Decide over it
Doctor :   i shall send you a link
Doctor :   about the quitting
Doctor :   of smoking
Doctor :   which would be more informative
User :   ok
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW D
octor : This gives you good idea why to quit, what are the methods, what effects
Doctor :   and what is your participation in it
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me know if you make any decision
User :   ok thank u................
Doctor :   Certainly it cannot happen
Doctor :   in a day or a month
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You need to stick to the cusrse and the counselling
Doctor :   Bye
Doctor :   then
User :   if i come to XXXXX where i can meet u
Doctor :   Chat with us and one of ourdoctors
Doctor :   shall help you
User :   ok thank u
Doctor :   to give the details abot
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