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Breathing problem while climbing stairs, obese - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
User :   When am climbing stairs am fell bit uncomfortable as feeling breathing problem
Doctor :   After how many flights of stairs?
User :   if I climb for 3 flors
User :   below 5 mins
Doctor :   How long does it take for you to settle down
User :   wat wil be the problem
Doctor :   A simple question, do you think you are feeling more uncomfortable than a person of similar age who climbs same number of stairs?
User :   am not check with any one but I feel am feeling more uncomfortable while doing so
User :   nooooooo not at all
Doctor :   Ok, different persons have different respiratory capacity and energy
Doctor :   because of various lung volumes and heart pumping
Doctor :   Do you smoke or do you have high blood pressure?
User :   am having 80 Kgs weight
User :   29
User :   that might be the problem or something else...
Doctor :   What is your age?
Doctor :   I think you are overdoing more than your capacity you should do only for two floors and take the other floor by lift
Doctor :   Yes being overweight can be one problem carrying yourself
Doctor :   to three floors
User :   my hight is 5.11.... so do u think its overweight..?
User :   if so how much weight tht i need to maintain
User :   okk
User :   do i need to take any diet
Doctor :   75 kg is ideal
Doctor :   But I appreciate your attitude towards health
Doctor :   by taking steps you are setting example for many
Doctor :   Please contineu
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   Nothing specific, increase on protein intake
User :   ok
Doctor :   GRD protein biscuits are availab;le
Doctor :   in General stores
User :   no
User :   thanks Dr.
Doctor :   do you have any more questions
Doctor :   Thank
Doctor :   Bye for now
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