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Bronchopneumonia treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   r u there
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   yes my child 3yrs was admiited to hospital 2 days back for bronchopneumonia
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please fill your childs details -Age: Gender: Location: : User :   doctor has advice for inhaler, is it ok, because i heard it will be an regular thing which has to be done life long is it true
Doctor :   nothing like
Doctor :   it is not addictive
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   is it common in children and cureable
Doctor :   it depends on the cause
Doctor :   yes it is treatable
User :   any chance of occuring again
Doctor :   cant say
Doctor :   if the child is healthy
Doctor :   it wont occur
Doctor :   need to keep from infections
User :   is it related to food, or weather
Doctor :   its due to infection
Doctor :   also the climate
Doctor :   cold climate
Doctor :   winter
User :   any remedies to take care of child
Doctor :   take regular medications
User :   right frm 1yr during this winter seasons she comes occurs severe cough, last 2 times she was given antibaotics this is 3rd time she was hospitalized
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can join her for yoga
User :   she is 3yrs old
Doctor :   ok
User :   yr advice
Doctor :   Yes, as I am chatting with some patients simultaneously. Please bear with us for a reply
User :   ur advice
Doctor :   ur kid can have vaccine
User :   which sir
Doctor :   Vaccines are highly effective against some of the most serious kinds of pneumonia, including measles pneumonia, pertussis (whooping cough), pneumococci, type b Haemophilus, (Hib) and influenza. There are no specific measures that can be taken to prevent most kinds of viral pneumonia, but good infection-control practices, such as hand washing, not sharing tissues, and avoiding crowds during cold and flu season, may help.
User :   is it related to whizzing sir
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   have regular check up
Doctor :   with pulmonologist
Doctor :   when ur using inhaler
Doctor :   r u following
User :   thks
Doctor :   anything else u i can help u with
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
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