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Unable to conceive, gaining weight. Any diet plans that can help ? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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User:Hello Doctor...Good Evening...
User:oopd Good afternoon
Doctor:Good evening
Doctor:How can I help you today?
User:I am trying for a baby....i have been married for past 4 years...
User:since 3 months back when we have started planning...i am noticing that i am gaining weight like anything
User:i dont want to become fat..all my dresses are now veri tight for me...its like someone is filling air inside my body
User:at the same time i dont want to do any stomach exercise
User:could you please help me in my diet plan
User:i am 5'1
User:my weight is now 55+
Doctor:I think your weight for your height is appropriate.
Doctor:It is possible that you are having edema.
Doctor:edema is puffiness.
Doctor:It can be due to many causes.
Doctor:I need to know the reason to help you better.
User:what is edema?
Doctor:Edema is when water acumulates under the skin and in the body.
User:what needs to be done o overcome edema
Doctor:It can be due to many causes.
Doctor:First we need to determine if you have edema or not.
Doctor:Then we try to figure out the cause.
User:what should i do
Doctor:If cause is corrected then the edema comes down.
Doctor:I will ask a few questions to see if something relevant is there in history.
User:please go ahead
Doctor:You say that you were gaining weight since three months for no reason.
Doctor:Did you change something in your routine at that time?
User:actually m noticing from past 3 may be before also
User:no i have not
Doctor:Did you take a medicine during that period?
User:which medicines..
User:since last one year i am taking Folvit 5 mg
User:and iron tonic...
User: XXXXXXX risht..
Doctor:Any other medicine?
User:thats it
Doctor:Here I will mention that natural medicines can have unknown side-effects.
Doctor:Did you have any change in appetite or food intake?
Doctor:Did you have any other symptoms like weakness, fever etc?
User:but one thing i want to tell you...i dont eat breakfast....directly aroung 12 will have lunch
User:then evening some light snax and dinner
Doctor:Yes I will tell you about the correct diet that you should take.
User:but daily i have Tea or coffee with 2 biscuits
Doctor:Can I know your age?
Doctor:Are you there?
Doctor:Do you want to talk on phone?
Doctor:I can arrange a phone conversataion.
User:when actually i have only mins...
Doctor:Confirm your phone number.
Doctor:Customer care team will connect.
User:i am 28 year old..
Doctor:In the meanwhile I will advise you to see a doctor for weight gain.
Doctor:About diet
Doctor:You should have 3 proper meals and 3 small snacks in a day
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