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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   are you there
User :   hello sir
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User :   Sir i am suffering from dry cough
Doctor :   since how long
User :   for last 2 months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have fever or back pain as well?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   no but cold
Doctor :   r u taking any medicine as of now
User :   My age is 29,Male and waight 60 height is 5ft 7 inches
Doctor :   any time u consulted for this problem
User :   see sir i had xray my cheast
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was it done
Doctor :   could u type in the report?
User :   as per as xray report i have no TB but bronactic
User :   in primary stage
Doctor :   bronchitis isit
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   yap
User :   i smoke and chewing ghutkha
Doctor :   u need to stop smoking
User :   ok
Doctor :   if not ur condition will worsen
Doctor :   so what would u like to know about bronchitis
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Overwt, Diabetes, High Blood pressure, Asthma, Allergies,Thyroid? Any Operations If so why? please say if there is family history of such problems.
User :   no not like that\
User :   Asthma was
User :   i think asthma is in primary stage
Doctor :   did the physician say so
User :   yap
User :   right now i was taking homeopathic medicine
User :   Doctor told me that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u finding any relief with the treatment ur taking
User :   yes
User :   right now i was 70% cure
Doctor :   continue with the treatment then
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   if ur not happy with the treatment
Doctor :   then consult a chest phyisican
User :   I am trying to leave Smoking
User :   but i can not
Doctor :   u should quit smoking
Doctor :   practise yoga
Doctor :   it will help u overcome breathing problem
Doctor :   swimming is good exercise as well
User :   Yap i am also doing Yogo
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   I have piles problem
User :   hello
User :   Sir
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long
User :   before 10yrs
Doctor :   how long u have piles problem
User :   more than 10yrs long.
Doctor :   r u taking any treatment
User :   But i can not see it
User :   no i was but right now i stop all treatment for piles.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will give u tips to overcome the problem
Doctor :   if it still persists
Doctor :   then u can consult surgeon
User :   yap some times it is paining.
User :   And one moreproblem.....
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am facing problem daily at the time of toilet.
Doctor :   Eat high-fiber foods
Doctor :   Drink plenty of liquids
Doctor :   Consider fiber supplements
Doctor :   Exercise.
Doctor :   Avoid long periods of standing or sitting.
Doctor :   Don't strain
Doctor :   Go as soon as you feel the urge.
User :   fiber foods
User :   i can not understand
User :   hello sir
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Eat more fruits, vegetables and grains. Doing so softens the stool and increases its bulk,
User :   fiber food i can not understand.
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   these are the food which contains fibres
Doctor :   fruits, vegetables
Doctor :   and grains
Doctor :   ok
User :   thank u sir
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   have a nice day
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