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Cure for severe hairfall leading to baldness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i am suffering from severe hair fall due to which i am stated looking bald in frontal area
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when has this been happening?
User :   this is due to increase in DHT level
User :   about a year
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   my weight is also constant being only 42
User :   my height is 5,4
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am single
User :   age-21
User :   i am a student
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the most common cause is stress
User :   only hair loss and being underweight
Doctor :   why did you mention DHT?
User :   ok
User :   because of the pattern in which i am started looking bald
Doctor :   i suggest that you eat a healthy diet, eat more proteins
Doctor :   like eggs, soy milk
Doctor :   regular milk, pulses
Doctor :   and avoid sun exposure
User :   i eat a lot but still nor my weight is increasing and nor hair loss is stopping
Doctor :   especially between 10 am to 4 pm
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you gotten a thyroid profile done?
Doctor :   recently?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you get a thyroid profile- T3, T4, TSH
Doctor :   done
User :   ok
Doctor :   We suggest to get the investigations done at an accredited and barcoded lab, like THYROCARE
Doctor :   You can find out the nearest location at WWW.WWWW.WW
User :   ok
Doctor :   also i suggest that you use only
Doctor :   herbal products on your hair
User :   pls can u suggest some of them
Doctor :   go for oil massage as it can sometimes be beneficial
Doctor :   ayur and himalaya are good brands
User :   i oil my hair daily but nothing happens
Doctor :   wear youur hair loosely
Doctor :   regular application is not necessary
User :   ok
Doctor :   a massage once a week is sufficient
Doctor :   also do not wear tight ponytails
Doctor :   or tight braids
User :   what shudi do for my baldness
Doctor :   use clips instead of rubber bands
User :   i have wasted lot of money in it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any rash in your hair?
Doctor :   any dandruff?
User :   no
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where is the maximum loss?
Doctor :   on the front?
User :   in the frontal area
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is it resembling male pattern?
User :   female pattern
Doctor :   can you roughly tell me how much area
Doctor :   is lost?
User :   i can say that the hair loss is uniform in the middle area with some hairs left
Doctor :   the hair would grow back by the methods mentioned
User :   i used parachute hair fall therapie
Doctor :   the diet should be taken care of
Doctor :   more proteins should be orally taken
User :   it helped me till i used it but gain hair loss started
User :   ok
Doctor :   rather than what you are taking
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   also i suggest that you get your haemoglobin tested
User :   volume of my hairs is not much
Doctor :   low hb can also cause hair loss
Doctor :   yes
User :   yes i have 14hb
Doctor :   also avoid a lot of sun exposure
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes i do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   get your thyroid profile tested
User :   can u suggest some medicines for it
User :   sure
Doctor :   i suggest WOMEN'S ULTRA NOURISH HAIR
Doctor :   One tab daily after food
Doctor :   its a GNC PHARMA product
Doctor :   its a natural supplement
User :   ok
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Doctor :   i also suggest a website called WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   for good advice on high protein diet
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Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   leave your hair when you sleep at night
Doctor :   also keep your hair well moisturized to avoid tangles
User :   i do
Doctor :   use a soft comb with widely spaced teeth
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
Doctor :   try not to use borewell water to wash your hair if possible
Doctor :   are you there Shaila?
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