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Eligibility for blood donation , reduction in waist size - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
User :   i have question
User :   i am taking tablet i.e ATORFIT-Fn
User :   tablet from past 6 months
Doctor :   ok
User :   am i eligible for blood donation
User :   camp is there in my office
User :   so thought of discussing with you pepple
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 :   30/male / Software Engnr/bangalore/Single/ 68/5.8 ft /Yes
Doctor :   You can donate blood and i really appreciate the initiative
Doctor :   The pretesting before blood donation takes place
Doctor :   for Hb%, HIV and Hep in which case your blood is not taken
User :   ok, i will tell them before i give .. that will be good
Doctor :   You can donate blood atleast twice a year
Doctor :   if you are healthy enough
User :   okie
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   my waist is 34 and i have to cutdown .. can you tell me some tips
User :   to reduce
User :   :)
Doctor :   aerobics like walking
Doctor :   jogging and swimming
Doctor :   sit practices like yoga
Doctor :   taking stairs than lift
Doctor :   going to nearby shops on foot
User :   taking stairs than lift , going to nearby shops on foot ..
User :   i am doing this
Doctor :   then aerobic exercises
User :   i underwent surgery for right leg
Doctor :   ok
User :   arthroscopy
User :   i feel fear .. if i jog something will happen
Doctor :   When was that
Doctor :   Nothing happens you can walk
User :   exactly two years
User :   back
Doctor :   why was that done
User :   meniscal tear
Doctor :   the doctor shall instruct you if you should not walk, jog or run
Doctor :   Arthroscopy per se is not a limitation
User :   my doctor says dont run still he tells
Doctor :   if the meniscal tear is repaired it is good to carry on with other activities
Doctor :   then walk
Doctor :   there is no difference between the benefits by walking or running
User :   do you think it requires 2 years to get heal
Doctor :   the toning is equal
Doctor :   It doesn require
Doctor :   but running may cause excessive stress on ligament
Doctor :   but it should be fine in a year or two
User :   but these spotrs stars have these problems like ligament tear
User :   they will run walk n jog immediately
User :   eg. sania AAAAAAA
User :   or run too
Doctor :   They stretch a lot during their practice
Doctor :   and there are personal physiotherapist
Doctor :   and sports medicine specailist for them who guide them daily
Doctor :   and how much should they practice
Doctor :   and hwo much to rest
Doctor :   we only know about their practice and matches but the intense physio they put on to recover is not known to common person
User :   okie thank you.. so much
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yep
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