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Diet and treatment to overcome hypertension. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi! gud Morning dr.
Doctor :   good afternoon
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   jsut to have some clarifications on high BP
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   my Mom is having BP complaints...years back..ven i checked my B/ seems high
User :   age 32, married
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what was the reading when u got checked
Doctor :   did u check bp with the physician in clinic or urself
User :   but i doubt my normal count seems always high (may be its my normal)!
Doctor :   what was the reading
Doctor :   got
User :   90-135
Doctor :   135/90
Doctor :   isit
Doctor :   120/80 is normal
Doctor :   to confirm one has blood pressure
Doctor :   there is serial reading to be taken
User :   in my beahvaiour, i feel some irritation, very busy work atmosphere, and i feel gettnig irritated and get angry soon
Doctor :   at various times
Doctor :   might be ur anxious when u took reading
Doctor :   please check with physician to confirm the same
User :   but i did not find any of my friend with 120/80..! is it very rare?
Doctor :   so what would u like to know about
Doctor :   that is the normal range
Doctor :   blood pressure would vary
Doctor :   within day
Doctor :   and different position
Doctor :   as well
User :   most of the day doing eve walk, eating None/less waht to do next..
Doctor :   what would u like to know about now
Doctor :   consult a physician
Doctor :   he will usually advise diet advise
Doctor :   before starting u on blood pressure medication
User :   they advised me take tablet, but i am worried about theie prescription, especially in the ...
Doctor :   if ur overweight
Doctor :   u reduce the weight
Doctor :   u can take it
Doctor :   there is no harm
Doctor :   u need to trust the doctor
User :   they directly advise for tablet, but one statrted we can avoide it later on?
Doctor :   he will prescribe medicine in ur own interest and safety
User :   any side effect..?
Doctor :   dont stop any medicine without doctors advise
Doctor :   if u have any doubt
Doctor :   u need to consult them
User :   diet?
Doctor :   as always
Doctor :   any medicine will have side effects
Doctor :   but the benefits will out weight risks
Doctor :   restrict the salt intake
Doctor :   in food
Doctor :   no spicy food
Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   almost done eating mainly fruits and oily/non-ver/junk food
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   exercise regularly
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns.
Doctor :   anything else u would u like to know about
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
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