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Hair fall and lack of nutrition - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
User :   doc
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here.
User :   good morning XXX
Doctor :   please proceed with your health query
User :   jus need assistance on hairfall whom do i consult with
Doctor :   you can discuss your problem with me. I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
User :   jus have 2 much of hairfall
Doctor :   how many hairs do you loose per day approximately?
User :   10 strands
User :   approx
Doctor :   is it a patchy or diffuse hairfall?
Doctor :   loosing upto 50-100 strand per day is considered normal. is the hairline receding?
Doctor :   is there anyone else in family with such problem?
Doctor :   is there itching in scalp or dandruff associated?
Doctor :   please provider your age, gender, height , weight, details of past medical illness and treatment if any
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   age 24,female,5'3,48
Doctor :   your BMI (body mass index) is 18.7 and you fall into underweight bracket
Doctor :   so your hairfall could be due to lack of proper nutrition
Doctor :   and lack of essential vitamins and minerals
User :   so wat has to be done n wat shld my wt
User :   any diet u can suggest or any precaution to stop hairfal
Doctor :   your ideal weight for height should be between 55-65 kgs
User :   ok so any treatment should i go far
Doctor :   you will need to have a good balanced diet
Doctor :   with 3 fruits and 3 vegetable servings per day
Doctor :   along with 2 glasses of milk per day and high protien diet
Doctor :   take Tab Biotin forte 1 tablet daily after lunch for 2-3 months
Doctor :   for a detailed diet consultation and diet plan take help from our diet and nutrition services dept.
Doctor :   visit this link to take help from our diet and nutrition services dept.
Doctor :   are you there?
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   ok thanks so much doc
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   contents noted
User :   no doc u been helpfull
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me. bye for now.
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