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Treatment for dust allergy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help You?
User :   My wife has problem with dust
User :   and cant breath and becomes uncomfortable with dust...........and even the humidity
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i mean she faces the breathing from problem at that time
User :   She frequently has running nose
Doctor :   You mean that She has difficulty breathing when exposed to dust?
User :   and that can be cured with the very high dos of Alrid -D
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
User :   wht should we do for this problem
Doctor :   yes I will answer Your questions
Doctor :   It is a possibility that Your wife may be suffering from a dust allergy
Doctor :   You may take these precautions
Doctor :   Reduce the amount of dust in Your home
Doctor :   This can be done nby regular laundering of all fabrics in your house
Doctor :   This will help kkeep dust mites down
Doctor :   Pillows ,Matresses etc should be wrapped in dust mite proof packaging
Doctor :   You could use an air filter in Your home
Doctor :   keep the humidity level low below 55% using air humidifier if possible
Doctor :   Make sure Your wife wears a mask when cleaning the house or when exposed to dusty atmospheres
User :   ok
User :   where i will find humidifier and wht is it
Doctor :   consider replacing fabric drapes with blinds or shades or use drapes which can be regularly taken down and washed
Doctor :   In case You have carpeting consider replacing it with hard flooring material like tiles or wood
Doctor :   You could confirm with an allergy specialist that Your wife is suffering from dust allergy
User :   whom should i consult
Doctor :   he will ferform a few tests to determine whether Your wife is sensitive to dust allergens
Doctor :   An allergy specialist
User :   is it possible for you to suggest one
Doctor :   Please wait a moment
User :   ok
Doctor :   I will make sure that the right person from customer support team calls you on your phone after this chat. Please give me your mobile number.
Doctor :   The customer care support team will guide You
Doctor :   Are You with me?
User :   yes
User :   0000
User :   thanks a lot Doctor
Doctor :   does Your wife suffer from asthma?
User :   its very helpful
User :   no
User :   she had an attack in past
User :   not asthmetic
User :   but alergic
User :   when she exposed to dust
Doctor :   The use of allergy medications helps to reduce the immune systems reactions ,antiasthmatic drugs and immunotherapy may also help to reduce sensitivity to dust
Doctor :   You can expect a call from us
User :   thanks for the guidance and help
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help You with?I hope You have understood what I have told You
User :   yes
Doctor :   Bye for Now
User :   bye..again thanks
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