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Hair transplantation for hereditary baldness, Home remedies for Sinusitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   how can i control hair loss
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please provide these details-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   Age - 35 , Married , HR Professional , Chennai , Wt - 75 kgs , Ht - 5.5
Doctor :   How many hairs are you losing per day? Do you have dandruff, itching in the scalp or any other problem?
User :   after bath everyday i loose too many hair
User :   no itching
Doctor :   Is there hereditary baldness in your family?
Doctor :   A loss of 80-100 hairs per day is considered normal.
User :   but do this i can see baldness been created
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Does anyone in your family have baldness?
User :   yes my father has , he too got it an early age
Doctor :   Have you used any medicines for this previously?
User :   NO
Doctor :   Are you back
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Hereditary baldness has no permanent cure apart from hair transplantation.
User :   does it mean that i cannot control hair loss
Doctor :   You can control it but only delay it.
Doctor :   You can delay the loss by eating a high protein diet.
User :   what should i eat
Doctor :   You should eat more Non-vegetarian foods like Turkey, chicken and fish which are good protein sources.
Doctor :   In veg foods paneer, beand, soya, dal, sprouting legumes are good sources
User :   but i am a pure vegetarian
User :   ok
User :   also how can i reduce obesity
Doctor :   You need to take a low calorie diet like
User :   like
Doctor :   You need to Avoid fatty and oily foods and along with them
Doctor :   avoid rice, maida and sugar and potatoes
Doctor :   You should take small frequent meals
Doctor :   Take phulkas instead of chapathis
Doctor :   Avoid rice completely
User :   now i have a good breakfast [ roti's ] , than for lunch i take fruits & vegetables & juice [ with sugar ] , for dinner i eat roti's & little bit of rice
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Your ideal weight should be less than 68 kgs
User :   ok
User :   if i follow this , will it reduce my obesity or will it control at the same level
Doctor :   You should exercise at least for 1/2 hr per day either by cardio exercises like
Doctor :   walking, treadmill, swimming or jogging.
User :   ok
User :   also i just started drinking green tea [ without sugar ] in the morning , will it help
Doctor :   Yes, herbal tea helps
Doctor :   You should reduce the sugar content in your tea and coffee
User :   ok
User :   also any other tips for weight loss
Doctor :   You should avoid soft drinks, junk foods and all fast foods
Doctor :   Take fruits instead of fruit juices.
Doctor :   Avoid alcohol and smoking as they tend to put on weight.
Doctor :   You should try this for at least 6 months
Doctor :   And also considering your age, I would also advice that you get your Fasting Lipid Profile, FBS, PPBS done
Doctor :   It is better to get these tests for thyroid too
Doctor :   ok
User :   i don't take alcohol nor do i smoke !
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you got these tests done recently?
User :   doctor i do have some synus problem , very often i get cold
User :   no , will check and do the test
User :   also can you let me know in what way will this test help
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   This is a good health indicator to know if you have any risk for heart problems or stroke.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ok
User :   thanks for your tips
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Are you with me
User :   yes very much , just wanted to check how
User :   i do some synus problem , i get cold very often . any tips to control synus ?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   last 2 years
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you do repeated steam inhalations with a few drops or Menthol oil or Eucalyptus oil at least once every 2 hrs when you hve the attack
User :   ok, any other tips
Doctor :   You should tilt your head to either side while steam inhalation so that your sinuses drain. In general i would advice you to avoid cold, dust qnd pollution
User :   ok , thanx doctor for all your help
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Doctor :   You should also get an ENT check up to rule out Sinusitius Or Deviated Nasal septum
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
Doctor :   Anything else that you would like to know about?
User :   yes doctor
Doctor :   Ok
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