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Dietary precautions in pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   Hello Doc
User :   I am XXXXXXXX xxxxxx's wife logging in
Doctor :   Carry on
User :   I am almost 6 weeks pregnant and queries about couple of things
Doctor :   k
User :   Is there any specific food items that I need to avoid?
Doctor :   Nothing particular
User :   I heard about heat generating fruits like papaya
User :   mango, ginger etc are they harmful...??
Doctor :   Papaya can be avoided
User :   Fine
Doctor :   but since it is 6 month you have to eat what egver you feel like
User :   Nope its NOT 6months its 6 WEEKS
User :   am not sure if its exactly 6 weeks to should be less than that
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   i shall send you a document on diet to be taken
User :   Does that make any difference in the food?
Doctor :   not really
Doctor :   but nutritional req are to be met
User :   Thatz great .....thanks a lot
Doctor :   arojnd 2200
Doctor :   kcal
Doctor :   per day
Doctor :   Ok
User :   These days I have also been panting a lot
Doctor :   Please confirm the details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000
User :   what details...??
User :   Thatz right
Doctor :   We will send a doc on nutrition
User :   Thanks
User :   Another query....
Doctor :   Pl fill the feedback form
User :   Done
User :   Can I go on with another query?
Doctor :   s
User :   These days I have been panting a lot, even climbing one floor of stairs makes me feel reallyt ired
User :   Is there something wrong?
Doctor :   Have you seen the doctor after preg confirmatin
Doctor :   were the blood tests done
User :   yes
Doctor :   is the HB AAAAAAA
User :   She said everything is normal
Doctor :   are you taking the medicines of IRaon and folic acid
Doctor :   ok
User :   HB was on the lower side compared to the normal range
User :   HB was the only exception
User :   do u need the numbers?
Doctor :   it it is less
Doctor :   then you have the panting
Doctor :   so eat good green leafy vegetables
Doctor :   IRon
Doctor :   jaggery
Doctor :   carrot
Doctor :   dark colored fruits
Doctor :   AAAAAAA etc
Doctor :   ok
User :   HB 11.6g/dl
Doctor :   it is fine but has to imporve
Doctor :   further to 13
Doctor :   We have a long queue of patients waiting for our service. Do log in again after a few hours to clarify other medical doubts.
User :   Sure.... will do the needful
Doctor :   bye
User :   Fine.... Thanks a lot
User :   bye
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