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Swelling in the feet - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   i'm a sofyware professional
Doctor :   ok
User :   i've to sit in the office for long time
Doctor :   ok
User :   now a days i'm getting swelling in my feet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age: 27 yrs
User :   location: hyderabad
User :   marital status: married
Doctor :   ok
User :   weight: 70 kgs
User :   height: 165
User :   dependents: NO
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking any medicines as of now?
Doctor :   for any other problem?
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you using any form of contraception?
User :   yes
Doctor :   are you using pills?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was the last time you got your period?
User :   last month
User :   its on time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you having any weakness?
User :   no
Doctor :   sudden weight gain, drowsiness?
User :   yes i have put on some sudden weight but no drowsiness
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you try elevating your legs while sleeping
User :   ok
Doctor :   usually the swelling subsides by morning
User :   ok
Doctor :   also i suggest that you get your thyroid profile
Doctor :   tested
Doctor :   T3, T4, TSH
User :   no not tested
User :   but my mother and my brother has thyroid
Doctor :   and HAEMOGLOBIN also tested
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest a reputed centre like THYROCARE
User :   ok
Doctor :   as the results would be reliable
User :   ok
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Doctor :   you should also take frequent breaks from sitting at work
User :   ok
Doctor :   every hour try to get up and stretch your legs
Doctor :   take a short walk
User :   ok
Doctor :   for 5 min
User :   ok
Doctor :   also you should do regular exercise everyday
User :   ok
Doctor :   1/2 hr of walking, treadmill
User :   ok
Doctor :   also eat a balanced healthy diet
Doctor :   avoid oily and fatty foods
Doctor :   eat more fruits, dates and other dry fruits
Doctor :   raw vegetables
User :   ok
Doctor :   get the tests done and inform us of the results
User :   and i wanted to ask one more thing
Doctor :   if you required you can also get a urine pregnancy test done
Doctor :   ok
User :   do smoking have any effect in concieving
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   smoking causes impaired oxygen availability to the fetus
User :   ok
Doctor :   and causes impaired fetal growth
User :   ok
Doctor :   it should be completely avoided before planning for pregnancy
User :   ok
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User :   yes
Doctor :   please confirm your details
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   thanku for ur help
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
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