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Hair fall, more than 100 strands loss, blood test advised - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
User :   Dr i have hair fall problem
User :   wht do i do
Doctor :   can you please elaborate your problem?
User :   i got permanent straighting done in nov
User :   since then i have hair fall rpoblem
User :   problem
User :   its too muich whn i wash my hair
Doctor :   do you take any medications presently?
User :   not now
User :   i have taken karaglore fort and VB - 7 prscribed by my doctor
User :   for a month or so i have taken
Doctor :   do you have any known medical problems?
User :   no
Doctor :   what is your age? height? weight?
Doctor :   your profession ?
User :   age - 25, weight - 61, height - 5'5
User :   i m working with edelweiss in risk maangement department
Doctor :   do you lose more than 100 strands approximatly?
User :   yes on the day whn i wash my hair
Doctor :   loss of more than 100 strands a day is considered abnormal.
User :   wht to do ???
Doctor :   did you get your haemoglobin level checked up?
User :   no
Doctor :   decrease in iron level can be a reason for hairloss.
Doctor :   Do you feel are you under undue stress recently?
User :   no
Doctor :   take iron supplementation tablets for 2 weeks.
Doctor :   do get your hemoglobin level worked up.
Doctor :   try to take lots of leafy vegetables and fresh fruits.
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   stress, iron deficiency and thyroid problems are common causes of hair loss.
Doctor :   try to take a complete wholesome food every day and include exercise as a part of routine for general health.
User :   any particular fruit or veg will u suggest
Doctor :   do you like to get diet chart prepared for you by our experts?
User :   yes
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User :   thanks...
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