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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you XXXXXXXX ?
User :   So many things]
User :   I am having high blood pressure
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   First,what is your name Doctor
Doctor :   Since when have you been Diagnosed of Hypertension and What are your recent Blood pressure values
Doctor :  
User :   Maybe 50plus
User :   I think
Doctor :   What is this Value for XXXXXXXX ?
Doctor :   Maybe 50plus
I think ??
Doctor :   Are you with me XXXXXXXX ?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available round the clock.
User :   Hello
User :   Sorry
User :   I had to call my doctor
Doctor :   TEll me XXXXXXXX ?
User :   He said 130mmhg
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   And what is the lower value
User :   I dont understand
Doctor :   When were you diagnosed of it. What is your age now ?
User :   Do I call him again
User :   I am 21
Doctor :   The value that you have given me is the Systolic Value and there is the Diastolic Value also
User :   Ok
Doctor :   The normal or the Ideal would be 130/80 mm HG
User :   Does it mean I am in the danger side
Doctor :   that is the ideal only there can be normal and Diurnal variations to it too
Doctor :   Hence i would need Both
User :   ok
Doctor :   No XXXXXXXX by a single reading alone there is nothing that can be arrived at there needs to be 3 readings on 3 different
User :   Ok
Doctor :   times of the day and if all 3 are significantly high then you shall need to start yourself on the medications or measures to
User :   So what do I do
Doctor :   bring your blood pressure undercontrol
Doctor :   Avoid the excess salt that yu might add to your food
User :   By taking drugs or exercise?
User :   ok
Doctor :   while you eat the normal that is used for cooking needs to remain
Doctor :   and also do some exercise like cycling or Jogging
User :   ok, doctor
Doctor :   allocate 30 min during the Day for it alone

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