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Premature graying of hair and its treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Average Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hi
User :   ya previously i had some white colour hairs
Doctor :   K
User :   now i am having more
User :   now i am having more
Doctor :   k
User :   what i will do for that
Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   23,M,ENGINEER,BANGALORE,NOT MARRIED
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   PREVIOUSLY I WAS SMOKING AND DRINKING (WEEKLY ONCE)..BUT DUE TO THIS I HAVE BEEN STOPED
User :   FROM PAST ONE MONTH
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? related to Diabetes, Skin porblem, eye problem, white scalp on the head
User :   NO
User :   I AM HAVING LITTLE DANDROFF
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   The common cause of premature graying of hair is
Doctor :   Vitiligo
Doctor :   Aging
Doctor :   and most common ly
Doctor :   there wont be any complications
Doctor :   its is only a cosmetic problem
User :   SO
Doctor :   So no medicines can help you
Doctor :   it is better dealt with
Doctor :   coloring agents
User :   SO U CAN TELL SOME EATING ITEMS NAMES WHICH CAN REDUCE TIHS PROBLEM
User :   SO I CAN TRY SOME THING
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids and essential amino acids are necessary for harmonious cell balance
Doctor :   Vitamins E and C specially act as antioxidants, protecting our hair from free radicals
Doctor :   dark green leafy vegetables, dried fruits (dates and raisins), eggs, wheat germ, tofu and soy milk, fish, beans, yogurt. Beans and other sprouted vegetables, Vitamin C rich foods (Amla/green chilies), avocados, nuts like almonds and seeds, brown rice and root vegetables
Doctor :   Take Vitamin E tablets
Doctor :   additionally
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
Doctor :   For very good information on hairfall and other hair problems I recommend you to this website
User :   THANK YOU
Doctor :   are you there
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