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Snoring problem due to overweight,tonsils and smoking. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi sir
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please carry on
User :   d
User :   I hv severe snoaring problem..
User :   do u hv any remedy for tht
Doctor :   There are many causes for snoring
User :   any medicine
Doctor :   I would ask you few questions
User :   sure
Doctor :   How many hours do you sleep a day
User :   7 to 8 hrs
Doctor :   Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   28/sw engg/married
Doctor :   Do you smoke/drink alcohol/Any other habits?
If yes how much/how often?
User :   smoke and drink very less
Doctor :   What is your height and weight?
User :   5.6 80kg
Doctor :   Do you sleep in the afternoon or at odd hours
User :   no
User :   only at night
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I think few medical conditions as cause for your snoring
Doctor :   Do you get up in the middle of night
User :   no
Doctor :   for catching breat
User :   nt always bt sometimes once a week
User :   i hv been experincing this problem since 5 yrs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I think of Obesity as the main problem in your case
User :   so i need to reduce my weight?
Doctor :   and smoking is another major cause
Doctor :   so the solution lies in your hands
Doctor :   no medication to reduce the snoring
Doctor :   You can get a complete health check up done
User :   I am taking an aurvedic medicine..
Doctor :   to rule out other causes
User :   but it I feel it does not work..
Doctor :   if yo uhave soem adenoids or tonsils etc
User :   yes i hv tonsils
User :   most of the times i face tonsil problems
Doctor :   That could be another cause
Doctor :   If you have frequent throat infections
User :   Yes i hv frequent throat infection
User :   is there any remedy for that?
Doctor :   if yoiu need any interventions he can guide you with a physical examination
Doctor :   Snoring is a typical ENT problmem
User :   who can guide?
User :   where can I hv physical exam?
Doctor :   you can look for an Ent specialist near your area from our homepage
Doctor :   or we can help you finding one
User :   ok..sure
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
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User :   yes..
User :   thanks
Doctor :   ok one of ourdoctors shall call you
Doctor :   and help you much
User :   ok
User :   he wl call now?
User :   or else can i hv his number so tht i wl contact him?
Doctor :   yeah sometime soon
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Doctor :   you belong to
Doctor :   Which area do you belong
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we shall help you
Doctor :   thanks for consulting
Doctor :   bye
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