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Diet and smoking after an Appendix surgery. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   go ahead with ur medical query
User :   i have undergone a APPENDIX OPERATION 6 DAYS back
Doctor :   ok
User :   it was a general surgery
Doctor :   ok
User :   the stitches are still on and will be removed after 1 day
User :   i am healing very wel and my bowel movements and urine is fine
User :   the problem is ....
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u diabetic
User :   no
User :   i am not diabetic
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it depends
User :   the problem is....i am a regular smoker, and i am unable to smoke because i feel scared to
User :   at this point of time
Doctor :   it varies from person to person
User :   though i plan to quit smoking, is it OK if i take a puff or two from a cigarette?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   please quit smoking
Doctor :   not good for health in long run
User :   i promise i will....but it takes time
User :   i gradually will
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   plan to quit graudually
User :   is it OK if i take a puff or two may be 2 days from now, once my stitches are out??
Doctor :   avoid smoking
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   don't think i will smoke an entire cigarette,but will a puff harm??
User :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   by when can i enjoy regular diet?
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User :   i am bored of eating boiled food, day after day
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can try this product
User :   so when can i start eating NON- VEG FOOD?
Doctor :   u can try this product
User :   which product?
User :   what does that do??
Doctor :   it contains protien, minerals and vitamins
User :   can i start eating NON-VEG FOOD??
User :   ok
Doctor :   it will help in faster healing of ur wound and good for ur health in general
Doctor :   u can place order here
User :   ok i'l try that
User :   doctor
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   i am a table tennis player....nd just love the game...
Doctor :   ok
User :   when can i start playin??
User :   what's the time that takes to recover??
Doctor :   it depends on how fast u recover
Doctor :   which the treating surgeon will be able to tell u
Doctor :   only when i examine u i can tell
Doctor :   u that
User :   whats the average time required to recover for the inner wound??
Doctor :   it depends on ur bodys general condition
Doctor :   kind of care ur getting
User :   OK.....SO CAN I EAT NON-VEG FOOD from today??
Doctor :   u can take food as usual
User :   cant eat n e more of that boiled stuff
User :   so i can also get my hands on Sweets,rite??
Doctor :   u can
User :   ok....1 more question
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Doctor :   yes
User :   can i take salads??
Doctor :   how old are u
Doctor :   u can
User :   21 years
User :   last question
User :   sorry 2 bother u
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   have XXXXXXXX day
User :   hello doctor
User :   was just chatting with another doctor
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   are yu there
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   carry on
Doctor :   I am the same one
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