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Preventive measures to avoid further hair loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   i am suffering from hair loss
Doctor :   Since when do you have this problem?
User :   3 months
Doctor :   Do you have any hereditary baldness in your family?
User :   i am 15 years old
User :   ya
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   The most common cause would be stress or nutritional deficiency.
Doctor :   Do you have dandruff or itching in the scalp?
User :   no i am healthy enough
Doctor :   Ok
User :   no dandruff problem
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you take a high protein diet with more egg white, soya, pulses and beans.
User :   suggest some method to get rid of it
User :   okk
Doctor :   You should also take iron rich foods like dates, green leafy vegetables, mutton.
User :   ok
User :   any other suggestions
Doctor :   There is probably nothing to worry about if you correct your diet and use a
Doctor :   herbal shampoo.
Doctor :   Try to avoid chemicals.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Also oil massage is found to help in some, though there are not significant studies to prove it.
Doctor :   A loss of 80-100 hairs per day is normal in everyone.
User :   really
Doctor :   Anything more than that is significant.

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