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Smoking addiction and steps for successful conception - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hI
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i am married recently and we are trying to get a baby soon
Doctor :   Ok
User :   we have tried for the past 5 months no success
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are your wife's periods regular?
User :   what steps can help us in achieving baby soon
User :   yes
Doctor :   Does she have any health problems like Hypothyroidism? Do you have any known health problems?
User :   no we do not have health problems
Doctor :   Do you have any addictions like smoking?
User :   yes.. i smoke max of 6 cigerateas a day
Doctor :   You should have sex on the most fertile days of her cycle.
Doctor :   They should be calculated as
Doctor :   The shortest cycle minus 18 days=1st day of fertile period. The longest cycle minus 10 days= last day of fertile period.
Doctor :   The shortest period and the longest period in the last 6 months.
User :   even we tried that thats from 12th to the 16th day after her perioed
Doctor :   Ok
User :   that is from her 1st day of her period
Doctor :   I also suggest that you try to restrict smoking as
Doctor :   it can reduce the sperm count in some.
User :   yes i have reduced a lot
Doctor :   Try to have sex in the missionary position as it has been known to help in conception.
User :   from 1st of this month i reduced to max 3 cig a day
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you wait for 3-4 more months and if conception does not occur yet, then you both may need to be evaluated.
Doctor :   I suggest that rather than the 12th to 16 th days you should use the formula
Doctor :   I suggested as it is relatively more accurate.

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