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Dust allergy since long,seasonal breathing problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   good morning
Doctor :   good morning
User :   i have dust alergy
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   sinnce when are you having this problem?
User :   from my school days
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Age:28, Male, Project Analysis, Single, Parents
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any other health problems?
User :   breathing problem in night time.. only on cols seasions
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking any medications currently for this?
Doctor :   are you there ?
User :   yes.. only efcolin for nose
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the first thing you should do is avoid dust
User :   if i got too cold i will be using Avil, Betasol
Doctor :   this can be done by wearing a face mas
Doctor :   while in traffic
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   also avoid pollen and pets
Doctor :   as animal fur can also trigger allergies
User :   we dont have any pets
Doctor :   eat a lot of citrus fruits as they enhance the
Doctor :   skin surface
User :   ok...
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   which fruits have citrus...
Doctor :   oranges, grape fruits
User :   i dont have that good habbit
Doctor :   lemons are more concentrated in vitamin C
Doctor :   amla is another rich source
User :   ok...
Doctor :   also pineapples and sitaphal are good
Doctor :   you should also avoid cigarette smoke from others
Doctor :   thats called passive smoking
Doctor :   you shouldnt be near smokers when they smoke
User :   ok...
Doctor :   also you should use an air humidifier
Doctor :   or air conditioner
Doctor :   both at work and home
Doctor :   as it clears dust
Doctor :   if the symptoms are uncontrollable even with the measures i suggested
Doctor :   then you may need steroids
User :   steroids...?
Doctor :   if uncontrollable
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User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   nothing more...
Doctor :   ok
User :   your contact no...
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User :   ok...
User :   thanks..
Doctor :   bye for now
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