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Measures to control increased cholesterol - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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How can I help you?
User :   i hve corporte policy of icici bank..my parents was admitted at hospital in may 2009.. i have beared all the medical expences...can i submit all document now to remburse my money after 9 month??
Doctor :   Hi, this is a facility to live chat with the doctor

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and the claims process, does not come in the scope of our service
User :   ok
User :   sir my fathers age is 75 years now he is having some more clestrol how can he prevent?
Doctor :  
Ok. Please go ahead with your medical query.
Doctor :  
ok. What was the last reading for his Total cholesterol ?
User :   200
User :   20 days back
Doctor :  
What was the LDL level ?
Doctor :  
Total cholesterol is just at the border line for him
User :   wht should be norml cholestrol level?
Doctor :  
Normal total cholesterol level should be less than 200
User :   is there any exercise or something to cure this problem?
Doctor :  
so it is just borderline. I can suggest you some measures to bring the cholesterol level down.
Doctor :  
some amount of exercise and increase in activity levels and diet modification can help to keep the cholesterol levels in normal range
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avoid giving oily/greasy/fried food stuffs
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stick to a vegetarian diet with 3 servings of vegetables and 2 servings of fruits per day
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go for whole wheat and XXXXXXXX items
User :   from 27 years his diet is like saint...
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then his activity levels should be improved
User :   no oil...no meat...no spices
Doctor :  
moderate exercises and activities like brisk walk can help in burning extra calories
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the exercise levels should be such that it should increase the heart rate, but it should allow the patient to breathe and speak without difficulty
User :   he is hving high blood presure also since more than 30 yers
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
cholesterol does elevated blood pressures
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and once kept in check
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the BP shall drop down
User :   he is hving servical problem..but yogo had help him
Doctor :   Ok

User :   he was wresler t his young age
Doctor :  
With the aging such orthopedic issues are more prevalent
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but can be minimized with exercises
User :   his grand father was passed after age 135 from this world
Doctor :   Ok

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It is really a good lifespan
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Very rare to see
User :   sir my right side chest is pain now..pls help
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
since when are you having this pain?
User :   last 3 hours
Doctor :  
Ok
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Do you have problem with your breath?
User :   no
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May I know your age and gender?
User :   30 m
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
Do you have Diabetes?
User :   no
Doctor :  
How about Gastric problem?
User :   once in 4-6 days
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
the right sided chest pain can be attributed to gastric as well
Doctor :  
So for the benefit of doubt, it is better for you to get an ECG done
User :   ok sir..
User :   sir i hve one more question
Doctor :   Ok

User :   since when mothers start brest milk of pregnncy
Doctor :   Immediately after delivery, the baby is to be fed

User :   if some one has problem not to produce milk...how shoul she dealt with it?
Doctor :   She has to report to a gynecologist

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and shall be advised regarding any techniques and/or medications
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required
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   thanx for proving such a great advice....
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