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Swine flu and its treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hello
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how can help u??
User :   please give me some information about swine flu
Doctor :  
ok
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sure
User :   please give me the symptoms
Doctor :   fever,cough,cold,sorethroat,vomitings,bodypains,headache
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fever must be more than 100.4 degree
User :   if any one of these symptoms are there does it mean it is swine flu?
Doctor :  
no....it may be normal flu also ...
User :   usually how it starts the swine flu?
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it starts with normal cold, cough
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and proceeds to headache
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body pain
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finally the fever does not go and it may go into vomitings, complete fatigue
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diarrhoea
User :   ok
User :   what is the treatment?
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Treatment is with anticold, fever medicines and Tamiflu
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that is Ostelmavir
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antivirals
User :   doc, i have a disc slip for past 9 yrs now, how can i prevent the pain?
User :   or control the pain?
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You can prevent the pain by simple techniques
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like making changes in lifestyle
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good exercises
User :   what kind of exercises? can u suggest some?
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Yes I shall do one thing I shall send you a brochure
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on the back pain
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things should not be done
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postures that should be followed
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all to your email ID
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Is it fine?
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Can you confirm the email ID?
User :   yeah that wud be fine.
User :   right
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Good
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For now remember these points
User :   doc, one more thing
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Whenever you have back pain
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Never work , take a complete bed rest
User :   i want to reduce my weight also, please give me suggestion on that also
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get everything to the bed
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Take good pain killer as the doctor should have given you
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previously
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Apply MYOLAXIN gel
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and put hot fomentation over the area
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DId you understand
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Did you follow?
User :   yeah
User :   is volini good as gel?
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Yes MYOLAXIN is better than VOLINI component wise
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but if VOLINI works for you
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stick to it
User :   ok
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Pain management is individualistic
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Anything else I can help you with?
User :   i want to reduce my weight.
Doctor :  
apart from the exercises for the back pain which I send as Educational Brochure to your email ID
Doctor :  
Ok you want to reduce the weight
User :   iam 176 cms and my weight is 91.6 kgs
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   what shud i do to reduce my wight
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I shall help you with good tips to reduce the weight
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Meanwhile please fill the feedback form that I send say done when done
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Ok?
Doctor :   The best proven ways to reduce the weight are three thing 1) Smart Low calorie diet 2) Regular exercise which is simple 3) Behavioural modification

User :   ok
User :   low calorie?
User :   behaviuoral modification?
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Yes
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I shall tell you that
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Low calorie is whole fruits, Whole vegetables
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Cereals
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etc
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For breakfast you can take cereals
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Oats
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with skimmed mil
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and a fruit
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You can opt for Idli 3 Nos
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or 1 Dosa also
User :   doc u have some kind of diet table which i can follow?
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MId morning at 11 AM you can have a fruit chat
User :   which u can send me thru email
User :   ?
Doctor :  
Yes I can send you the table
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through mail in 48 hrs
Doctor :   Your age

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and Waist circumference please?
User :   30
User :   yrs
User :   36 waist
User :   91.6 kgs weight
User :   176 cms height
Doctor :  
Ok
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I shall prepare one and send it to you
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in 48 hours
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Is it fine?
User :   ok. thanks doc. don't forget me to send the exercise brochure for my back pain
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Never
User :   that wud be perfectly fine
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting
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Have a good night
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Bye for now
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Please refer our service to your family and friends
User :   definitely
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