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Methods to prevent hairloss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
User :   i need u r advice for my wife
Doctor :   sure proceed
User :   she is facing a hair loss problem since 10-15 days
User :   hair fall
Doctor :   can u mention her age, weight, height ?
User :   age 30 weight aprx. 60 and height aprx 5'6
Doctor :   can u tell me which part of the head, is she having hair loss ?
User :   in the head she is having hair loss
User :   when she use comb lot of hair comes out on daily basis since last 10 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   she was using XXXXXXX smooth & silky shampoo and XXXXXXX hair oil
Doctor :   please wait patiently as i type in my advice
Doctor :   Hair loss is a very common problem. Losing hair can be a painful and horrible experience for anyone.
Doctor :   Most Common causes of Hair Loss
User :   right
Doctor :   # Genetic reasons (in which case it happens with age).
# During or after a severe illness.
# Post pregnancy.
# Slow but significant hair loss can be due to rapid weight loss.
# Prolonged anxiety and stress.
Doctor :   Stress is said to cause some hormonal imbalance that can eventually lead to the problem of the hair loss
User :   we have a son who is 5 years old
Doctor :   has your wife recently stoped OCPs, or has had any medical issues like depression, ?
Doctor :   is she on any medications ?
User :   no. not really
User :   she taken B.P Tablets daily
User :   name : bataloc 50
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Ways to prevent hair loss: Doctor :   Use a hair style and hair products that will not put a lot of unnecessary strain on the hair follicle thus increasing the chances of the hair loss. Hair coloring, perming and styling can cause hair fall. Using herbal and natural colors can prevent hair loss.
Doctor :   Avoid diets that may reduce hair growth rate or promote hair loss. Eg high content vitamin E.
Doctor :   are you following my advice ?
User :   if u can pls advice name of hair oil & shampoo which can be used
Doctor :   Apply aloe vera gel or cream to stop hair fall.
User :   k
Doctor :   Rich nutritious diet, with high protein and iron content are important for hair growth. Poor eating habits leads to hair fall.
Doctor :   In your case in absence of stress or any other precipitating factors, the most probable cause, would be genetical issues.
User :   she gets angry nomally to our son when he becomes naughty and that may leads to stress
Doctor :   Instead of using a blow dry to dry your hair after washing, allow it to dry on its own.
User :   sure
Doctor :   yes, kids can cause severe stress, when they are naughty and managing them can give more stress
User :   any advice for using shampoo?
Doctor :   especially when a woman has to do it alone
User :   i think this may be one of the problem for her hair loss
Doctor :   XXXX shampoo
Doctor :   is one of the best in the market
User :   any specific product
User :   or XXXX has only 1 shampoo!
Doctor :   there is only one product
User :   k
User :   thankyou for your advice
Doctor :   also - some of the natural methods include ..
Doctor :   Applying onion paste on your hair will help in hair loss prevention. Of course the smell may remain. Use an aromatic herbal conditioner to rinse the onion paste from your hair.
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   please remember to leave ur feedback as u log out
User :   sure
Doctor :   are u there ?
Doctor :   ok,
User :   yes
Doctor :   Do u have any other query?
User :   not as of now..
User :   thankx
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   and have a good day
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