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Vegetarian diet plan for weight gain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
User :   anybody there?
User :   hello
User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   sir i m underweight my BMI is 16 so, suggest me what vegitarian food i need to take?
User :   i m already 22 now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Did yu lose wt in very short time
Doctor :   or does it run in yoiur families?
User :   no i was trying since college days ,
User :   what is yoiur families
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   Age 22
User :   Gender Male
User :   Location xxxxx
User :   Not Married
User :   Dependents yes it 3
Doctor :   I mean to say is your father and mother look thin
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   no they are ok.Average
User :   I do smoke but i have started since last year
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Thyroid disease, Allergies?
User :   i smoke 2 cigarates a day
User :   not at all
Doctor :   Smoking is the main culprit it increases the internal energy requirements
Doctor :   and the food that you eat is not sufficient
User :   but since my college days i was like this only
Doctor :   you look thin and more over you smoke
User :   what should i eat
Doctor :   so any diet that you take
Doctor :   will not be enough
Doctor :   or work well
Doctor :   I give yoiu some diet tips
Doctor :   but try to quit smoking
User :   sure sir
User :   i will surely try
Doctor :   nuts like almonds, cashew. raisins , walnuts in your diet atleast once in a day.
Doctor :   Breakfast shld incld egg with breads or chapatis wheat with ghee or butter.
User :   but i want to increase my weight by min 15 kgs since i have a defence interview next month
Doctor :   A glass of milk with protein powder or dry fruit powder.
User :   which powder
Doctor :   you take Threptin
User :   what is that?
Doctor :   biscuits 2 to 3 per day
Doctor :   Have milkshakes for snacks or any snack will do.
User :   what is Threptin
Doctor :   T
User :   where i can get that
Doctor :   That can be obtained form the Drug store and that
Doctor :   will help you increase your weight..the right way..
Doctor :   2. glasses of buffalo's milk everyday
User :   sir it it true if intake of weight increase powders will work? as they advertise?
Doctor :   will help since that has large quantity of Fats..
User :   can you tell any such powder
Doctor :   Please fill this Feed back form I send, while I type the necessary information, say done when done.
User :   ok sir
Doctor : will be B-Protein Powder that you will need to take..aloing with milk..
User :   but you did't told any powder name?
User :   but B [protien will come in various flavour whicvh one you prefre, exactly
Doctor :   You can Make a note of thatpowder now..
User :   ok
Doctor :   yhe one that your taste buds prefer..
Doctor :   the
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   so finally you confident that i can increase my weight by 1 month by 15 kgs
Doctor :   not 15 kgs but there willbe significant increase..
User :   ok sir but...
Doctor :   tell me..
User :   i have one more problem...."cold"
User :   it was since more than 6 years may be alergy (dust, fan, flower etc)
User :   it won't stops also once if started...
Doctor :   that is some thing that you have to avoid soince the best treatment or Allergy is to avoid that..
User :   but i have tried so many ways,(tab, syrap...ayurvedic)...but it will be calm till the tab poer remains.. and raises again.. i don't want to be slave of tab
User :   r u there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   s
User :   you get my problem?
Doctor :   Yes thats why i suggested you to take the Avoidancce measure since there are no permanent cure..
User :   god then till my life i should suffer?
Doctor :   not really. in such cases only the measures can be taken
User :   measures?
Doctor :   Tabs or the syrups
Doctor :   so you need to find out the allergene and avoid it..
Doctor :   that will be the best..
Doctor :   are you there xxxxx
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   sorry
User :   r u there doctor
User :   anybody there?
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User :   xxxxx anybody there?
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