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Hairfall, dandruff, treatment and diet - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   hi doctor
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please proceed with your health query
User :   I'm having hair fall problem how to overcome this one doctor
Doctor :   hairfall can be due to many causes , finding the cause and treating will help to effectively control it
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do you have dandruff?
User :   I'm having dandruff It will like near & in the root of the hair their it will occurs like fatty think
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do you have dry scalp condition or any other scalp infection?
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User :   if we remove that one and hair will also come with the roots
Doctor :  
treating the dandruff will help you to control hairfall
User :   not dry
User :   and not completely wet
Doctor :   so focus on treating that first and maintain a well balanced diet rich in fruits and salds
Doctor :   which will help in nourishing the hair too
User :   can give some food details to control my fall
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only diet will not help, you need to treat the dandruff and eliminate it
User :   Bcz as I'm a student I cann't go for all the treatments bcz it cost more
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and then follow diet also to help you
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treating dandruff involves following simple measures like
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1) washing hair well every 2-3 days
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2) oiling hair regularly
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3) not letting dirt and sweat accumulate near hair follicles and roots
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as they lead to their suffocation, weakness and finally hair fall
Doctor :   how many strands of hair do you lose per day approximately?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   around 30 strands doctor
User :   yes
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losing upto 50-100 strands per day is considered to be normal.
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tackling your dandruff problem will help you to minimise hairfall
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has the hairline receded/gone back?
User :   doctor at this I cut my hair went to pilgrim temple
Doctor :   is the hairloss diffuse or patchy in nature?
Doctor :   ok
User :   on fore head I had doctor both sides of the corners
User :   And i'm taking tablets called curlvizt
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since when you are taking medication?
User :   does it help me doctor
User :   10 days
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medications will not be effcetive unless the underlying problem is treated first
User :   My father really good doctor
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there are medicated shampoos available to treat dandruff
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speak to your father tell him about the hairloss and more importantly tell him about the dandruff
User :   we are in problems he concerned me to a doctor in somajiguda she took 8000 rs
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such that he prescribes you the medicated shampoo for you to use
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to treat the dandruff

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it should be used evry alternate day for 4-6 weeks
User :   And I concern one more doctor
User :   but he told we should not use oil
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