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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   hello

User :   i am suffering from gastritis problem from last 3 yrears
Doctor :   ok
User :   endoscopy did 3 years back and diagnosied i have erosive deodinum
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   45 years,
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking any medications now?
User :   i took homeopathy and auyrvedic medicines also
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   now i am not taking anything
User :   now i am facing nervousness for small small reasons
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   i smoke 3-4 cigarates per day
Doctor :   ok
User :   no alcohol
Doctor :   how are you feeling now?
Doctor :   any symptoms?
User :   if i take any spicee food, at the time of taking i will not have any problem, but after 2-3 hours, i feel heart burn, burping problem, sometimes i experienced unusual burping
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any sour fluid coming into your mouth during burping?
User :   no

Doctor :   ok
User :   should i take any medicines now
Doctor :   did you take any pain killers or any medication for a prolonged period?
User :   homeopathy and aurvedic doctors suggested not go for another endoscopy
Doctor :   ok
User :   ya! once i took for muscular pain
Doctor :   for how long?
Doctor :   and what medicines?
User :   for 20 days to one month i think, exactly no idea, that was three years back
User :   no idea about the name of the medicine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you try taking a bland diet as much as possible
User :   can i overcome this problem with any suitable diet
Doctor :   also i suggest that you take meals at regular intervals
Doctor :   the meals should be small
Doctor :   and frequent
Doctor :   you should never be on an empty stomach
User :   what about smoking doctor, if i dont smoke, my anger level will be high, i will keep on arguing with family members for small reasons
Doctor :   also i suggest that you quit smoking
Doctor :   as it causes more irritation if the lining
Doctor :   its a myth that smoking relieves stress
Doctor :   get plenty of exercise
User :   i tried several times to quit, but it was not possible
Doctor :   try to go for regular walking
Doctor :   or treadmill
User :   that also tried but i experienced weight loss
Doctor :   thats ok
Doctor :   the weight loss would benefit you]
Doctor :   as the muscles are strengthened
User :   it was drastic, i was 70 kigs, when i started walking within one month i was weighing only 63 kgs.
User :   sorry i was 73 kgs
Doctor :   that could be due to the gastric problem
User :   so i stopped walking
User :   now i am weighing 67 kgs.
Doctor :   ok
User :   my hips have become very small due to this weight loss
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggset that you do small amount of walking
Doctor :   like for 15-20 min
User :   ok doctor, should i maintain strict diet
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   take more butter milk and milk products
Doctor :   take lots of fibre
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Doctor :   also go for stress relaxation
Doctor :   as it increases the problem
Doctor :   practice yoga or meditation
Doctor :   control tension and temper
User :   ok thank u very much doctor
User :   one more thing
User :   if i reduce my cigerate smoking to 1 or 2 per day will it affect my health
Doctor :   it would help
Doctor :   to reduce the gastritis
User :   ok thank u very much doctor
Doctor :   also you may hev to get an endoscopy done if
User :   i had nice chat about my health
Doctor :   the symptoms dont subside
Doctor :   or worsen
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User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   right now, this much is enough doctor, thank u once again, what ddetails i should furnish now
Doctor :   ok
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User :   ok doctor, thank u verymuch once again,

User :   bye
Doctor :   bye for now
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