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Diet modification to reduce cholesterol - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi doctor
User :   i wanna reduce my weight and cholesterl level
Doctor :   Ok
User :   how can i?
Doctor :   Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   33/m/Married
User :   165cm and 70kg
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What are your cholesterol levels and have you been prescribed any medicines for this yet?
User :   occupation is: working for a company as procurement supervisor
User :   not yet
User :   total cholesterol 240
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What are the LDL levels?
Doctor :   and the HDL.
User :   ldl is high
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Were you given any medicines?
User :   no
User :   nothing yet
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You need to modify your diet.
User :   ldl is 138
Doctor :   You need to avoid fats and oils. Use oils like safflower oil and
Doctor :   Safola
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