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Itchy sweating scalp, hair loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi sir.....
User :   i need to know how to prevent hairfall????????
Doctor :   Yes I can help you
Doctor :   May I ask you few questions
User :   ya.... sure.....
Doctor :   What is your age?
User :   19 sir.....
Doctor :   How many hairs did you lose yet?
Doctor :   per day
Doctor :   Does it run in your family?
Doctor :   approximate number of hairs mean
User :   yes sir..... morethan 50 per day ...........
Doctor :   Do you have dandruff,/ itchy scalp/ flakes falling from your hair
User :   i have itchy scalp .........
Doctor :   How many times would take a head bath per week?
User :   2 or 3 times ............
Doctor :   Since how long you have itchy scalp
User :   2 years........
Doctor :   Do you have intense sweating on the scalp?
User :   yes........
Doctor :   Did you see a doctor for the itchy scalp?
User :   not yet.........
Doctor :   Are you growing bald?
User :   somewhat sir??
Doctor :   Ok,
Doctor :   Let me tell you few things now after litening to your history yet
Doctor :   Losing 50 hairs per day is very much normal
Doctor :   It is for every human
Doctor :   Since you have an itchy scalp
Doctor :   it could be a reason for hair fall
Doctor :   It is bettter tested with a Dermatologist
Doctor :   Till then I advice you to use this shampoo SELSUN twice weekly with cold water
Doctor :   and dry your hair properly before you go out
Doctor :   Wet hair increases hair fall
Doctor :   Keep a personal comb for yourself
Doctor :   Using diffferent comb, causes transfer of infection
Doctor :   and more hair fall
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes sir, i was listening to ur tips.......
Doctor :   Eating home food, less oily food
Doctor :   lessens hair fall
User :   i am using XXXXXXXX shampoo..... is it ok............
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   Please use ph balanced shampoo and conditioners
Doctor :   Every individuals hair is different
Doctor :   Try this SELSUN
Doctor :   and then DOVE conditioner
Doctor :   after the SELSUN
User :   ok....... sure sir........
Doctor :   Keeping the hair clean n tidy is important
Doctor :   If you have a sweaty scalp
Doctor :   you have to wash your hair with cold water
Doctor :   daily rubbing the scalp with just your finger
Doctor :   s
Doctor :   daily by the end of the day
Doctor :   This reduces the growth of microorganisms
Doctor :   and keep the hair healthy
Doctor :   Please do it for next 2 weeks and get back to me after that
User :   ok sir......
User :   how to overcome obesity????????
Doctor :   Ok , I will explain you about this Obesity problem,
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form while I explain you about it
User :   i weigh 87 kg....
User :   wer to fill feedback form sir???????
Doctor :   Obesity would be overcome by first ruling out if there is a medical cause causing it
Doctor :   Did not a feedback form popped up
Doctor :   I will send you once again
Doctor :   The weight loss program is essentially a multi team approach including Dietician, Physical Trainer and General physician.
Doctor :   First you should see the doctor to rule out any medical cause of Obesity and if no cause is found,
Doctor :   then the Diet and Exercise are the best ways to reduce the weight
Doctor :   SInce 87 kgs is a high risk weight
Doctor :   the complications are too many in future
Doctor :   You should Immediately start focusing on it
Doctor :   Did you follow?
User :   i wint eat a lot even then my weight keep on increasing........
User :   wat wil b d reason ?
Doctor :   then you should test for medical causes
Doctor :   like hormonal imbalance, thyroid
Doctor :   Genetic
Doctor :   Remember Obesity is also the cause of hair fall
Doctor :   Skipping meals does not help to reduce the weight, instead the opposite.
Doctor :   One should take all the three main meal
Doctor :   Breakfast, Lunch and DInner
Doctor :   in splits
User :   i went to gym for a month and i have no time for that after.....
Doctor :   Ok what I suggest you is, you need a complete health examination with tests
Doctor :   Gyming is good provided you maintain going toit
User :   my weight keep on increasing after i left the gym...........
Doctor :   otherwise you shall increase the weght after that
Doctor :   This is because of a reason
Doctor :   of high metabolic rate during gyming
Doctor :   metabolic rate reduces after gyming but the appetite remains
Doctor :   what I suggest you is, you need a complete health examination with tests
User :   wer sahl i take those tests??????
Doctor :   Please get these done withthe help of a General physician
Doctor :   You can go to THYROCARE centres
Doctor :   which city are you in?
User :   i am in chennai, chrmpet........
Doctor :   THYROCARE
No. 27, XXXXXXXX Veerasamy Street
Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 0000
Ph: 044 0000
User :   how much it wil cost for a complete health check up???????
Doctor :   1200 to 1500 rupees
Doctor :   It is important for you
User :   ok sure......
Doctor :   Please get back to me with the results
User :   thnks for ur tips... i wil contact u again after 2 weeks.........
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Keep your scalp clean
Doctor :   that is important
Doctor :   Eat Home food
Doctor :   full of vegetables and fruits
Doctor :   that is good
Doctor :   Ok Bye
User :   i am studying in srm ....
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   i am noyt in my home now..........
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You try to stick to Vegetable food
User :   i am taking outside foods ddaily...
Doctor :   and chicken only
Doctor :   if not vegeterian
Doctor :   Fish is good
Doctor :   too
Doctor :   May I know your name
User :   XXXXX
Doctor :   Ok fine
Doctor :   Bye good nite
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