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Triggers for acidity - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i am suffering with gastric problem
User :   and acidity
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   wt i have to do doctor
User :   age 25
User :   mail
User :   working in nit hours
User :   single
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long you have?
User :   ya i have smoke from past 3years
Doctor :   Have you used any medicines for this before?
User :   daily max 5 sig doctor
User :   no
Doctor :   First you need to quit smoking as that increases acidity. You should also completely avoid spicy foods, tea and coffee.
User :   ok
Doctor :   You should eat a bland diet and the meals should be small and regularly spaced.

Doctor :   During your night shift, snack on fruits and salads instead of junk food.
Doctor :   Avoid citrus fruits
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