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Treatment for diabetes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   recently, 6 months back i gone through a medical test, so in that it is found that, there is a sugar problem for me
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   Actually , my mother and father are suffering from this
Doctor :   ok..
User :   is it a genetic problem?
User :   Age:25 years
User :   Not married;Software engineer;
Doctor :   Yes, you have a higher risk of developing Diabetes if your family has a history of the problem
Doctor :   what was ypour blood sugar reading?
Doctor :   FBS- and PPBS
User :   From Report it is observed that 110dg/ml
Doctor :   was it FBS( empty stomach)/ PPBS( after food)
User :   so can you please suggest me how to overcome this problem
User :   it is FBS
Doctor :   have you got a PPBS test done as well?
User :   no
User :   is it compulsory?
Doctor :   do you have any other health problems?
Doctor :   not at your age.
User :   while passing urine some times i am getting pain from penise to head
Doctor :   A reading of 110 is not confirmatory for diabetes- it is still in the normal range- though at the higher end
User :   this is happening once or twice in amonth
Doctor :   any burning sensation when passing urine?
User :   no, exactly i am not able to explain this
Doctor :   what is your ht/wt?
User :   5.10 & 78
Doctor :   do you smoke/ drink alcohol?
User :   no, to be say in frankly, recently only i started this, since 5 months back, but i am not interested to take , for giving company to my friends only i was taking
Doctor :   there are a few tips that you can follow to reduce your risk of developing diabetes
Doctor :   dont smoke/drink
User :   ok
Doctor :   eat lots of fresh fruits/ vegtables salads
User :   is my ht and wt matching or i need to loose wt?
Doctor :   no junk foods/ aerated drinks
Doctor :   regular exersise for 3-45 minutes per day- you should sweat
User :   is there any problem in taking Sweets
Doctor :   you area at the upper limit- but concentrate on improving your fitness- and make sure you dont develop fat around your stomach
Doctor :   that increase heart disease risk
User :   yes, recently i am going for jaggaing, atleast i am running for 3 km dialy
User :   and walking 4 km
Doctor :   you can take sweets in moderation
Doctor :   that is very good-
Doctor :   drink 2 lts of water per day
Doctor :   when you get your next blood test done- get both FBS and PPBS done and also a complete urine examination
User :   already fat is developed around my stomach ,
Doctor :   remember alcohol can increase your risk and
User :   i am taking food ( rice) twice a day, and breakfast Idly mostly
Doctor :   the fat around your stomach will go away with regualr jogging and low fat diet
Doctor :   try to eat chapatis at night
Doctor :   with lots of vegetables
User :   can you pls suggest a diet food ( to stop rice completely)
Doctor :   less oil- everyone in your house should have only 2-3 tsp of oil per day
Doctor :   I will mail you a complete diet list as it is too large to put in the chat
User :   i was taking 1.5 lit of water immediately after waking up dialy, and i am not taking any thing for 2 hours ie from 6 to 8
Doctor :   that is not good
Doctor :   take small frequent meals instead of fewer large ones
Doctor :   dont drink too much water after walking/ jogging
User :   recently i got one mail regarding this, it is telling like if we take 1.5 lit water dialy it will purify our blood
Doctor :   it will increase dehydration
Doctor :   yes- 2 lts of water is good per day
Doctor :   but not at once
Doctor :   you should drink throughout the day
User :   before going for jaagging only i am taking water
User :   but immediately after taking water i was going for jagging
Doctor :   take two glasses of water once you get up with one lemon squesed in it
Doctor :   before jogging
User :   yes, iam doing like that also
Doctor :   and have one glass of water- only if you are feeling very thirsty
User :   but i was mixing both lemon and Honey
Doctor :   dont drink too much water after jogging/ walking at once
User :   one spoon honey, and one spoon honey
Doctor :   ok- honey has a lot of calories- you can take it but your parents should avoid
User :   one spoon honey and one lemon
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   so, i'll mail you the diet list
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   thank you very much doctor
Doctor :   its on th home page
User :   is it necessary to take tablets for sugars in my condition?
Doctor :   NO- dont take any medicines
Doctor :   excercise and diet are enough
User :   one more thing doctor, this is regarding my father problem
Doctor :   get your PPBS done- FBS is alright
User :   he is suffering with piles
Doctor :   age?
User :   48
Doctor :   your fathers age?
Doctor :   ok
User :   but he is not interested to take operation
Doctor :   how long has he had it?
User :   is there any alternative to overcome this problem?
User :   4 months
Doctor :   make sure he avoids any foods that cause constipation - as it will increase pain and suffering
Doctor :   if it gets bad- then surgery is the choice
User :   dialy i am telling him to go for operation but he is not listening to me
Doctor :   you can go for cryosurgery in a specailised piles centre- that will be less painful
Doctor :   Let him take his time and get ready for the surgery
User :   can u pls suggest one hospital in hyd?
Doctor :   dont force him against his will
Doctor :   ill mail you the details
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   ok, thank you. when can i expect u r mail sir?
Doctor :   by today evening
User :   do u hav my mail id?
Doctor :   Email : YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   Mobile : 0000
User :   ok, it's nice talking with you sir, and thank you very much.
Doctor :   is this correct?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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