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Excessive obesity and digestion problems - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   very much doctor
Doctor :   Please continue
User :   Can u help with some obesity problems
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   What exactly are you looking for?
Doctor :   with regard to obesity
User :   I put on huge amount of weight even when i consume very less
User :   am also not able to digest any rich food
User :   are u there doc
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long do you have this problem of indigestion
User :   What should i do??
User :   Since 2 years
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   Age = 28,gender = Male,Location = Mumbai,Status=married,dependants = yea
Doctor :   this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
Doctor :   Are your meal patterns irregular
User :   kind off,as i need to travel a lot,3 days a week,with odd flight timings
Doctor :   Do you have any of these burning pain after food, vomitings
User :   no,but when i have very rich food which i am not able to digest,i get the burning sensation. also if i exercise good the same day,i am completely relaxed
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   How are you bowel habits
User :   Bowel??
Doctor :   stools
Doctor :   are they regular? soft
User :   not so bad....15 mins - with my newspapers.....
User :   regular
Doctor :   Do you eat junk food
Doctor :   often?
User :   saturdays and sundays
Doctor :   What is your ht and wt?
User :   Ht is 6ft 1 inch.weight appx 100kgs.
Doctor :   Could you calculate your BMI with the given link
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
User :   will try. give me 30 secs
User :   BMI = 29
Doctor :   ok
Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   nothing. am a good boy
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Allergies?
User :   No
User :   some tension yes
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication for the current problems
Doctor :   What is your waist length?
User :   40 inch
User :   everyone says loose weight
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor or medicines yet
User :   yes,no medicines as of now
Doctor :   Have you noticed recent increase in weight for last 6 months?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes,have blown up by 10 kgs in last 12 months post marriage
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my exercise schedules are for a toss
Doctor :   after listening to the history I could think of the Overweight could be the probable cause of the digestion problem
Doctor :   Moreover the BMI is 29 whihc has an increased risk for the complications
Doctor :   in future
User :   but why am i adding weight?
Doctor :   the waist length of 37 above puts you an increase in heart complications
User :   i dont eat too much,nor do i consume alchohol
Doctor :   I shall assist you how to
Doctor :   go further
User :   pls do
Doctor :   Does obesity run in yoiur family
User :   partially
Doctor :   Follow me now
Doctor :   The weight loss program is essentially a multi team approach including Dietician, Physical Trainer and General physician.
User :   ok
Doctor :   First you should see the doctor to rule out any medical cause of Overweight and if no cause is found, depending on your general health there are few medicines to treat Obesity
User :   like
Doctor :   However Diet and Exercise are primary treatments which are addressed by Dietician and Physical Trainer.
Doctor :   They should be tried on first and later comes the drug therapy
Doctor :   The choice of putting you on medicines solely depends on the treating physician
User :   ok doc,bye
Doctor :   Have you filled up the feedback form I sent?
User :   no.pls send again
Doctor :   Would you like any advice
Doctor :   on diet to be followed
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns. For all weight problems, please visit and register at, you can also call them alternatively at 0000
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
User :   bye doc
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