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Measures to get rid of body odor - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help yoiu
User :   My name is xxxxxx
Doctor :   Yes
User :   am a xxxxxx and i want a solution for my body odour
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   my age is 26; Gender is Male; Location is Bangalore; Marital Status is Nevermarried; Weight is 65kg and Height is 183 cm;
User :   no dependents
Doctor :   Do you sweat a lot?
Doctor :   Wht kind of body odor you have
User :   Yes morning i had a bath by afternoon i will get body odour. with low sweat
Doctor :   The body is because of the micro organisms multiplying
Doctor :   over the body because of the sweating
Doctor :   so one has to wash away the micro organism by washing
Doctor :   or otherwise
Doctor :   You can make the body more acidic
Doctor :   by using antiperspirants
Doctor :   which decreases the growth of microorganisms
User :   could u please suggest me
User :   about that i have odor only below my hand not whole body
Doctor :   All the brands that are there in the market have the same composition
Doctor :   ok then just apply the stick deo
Doctor :   at that region itself
Doctor :   If you have more sweating
Doctor :   then the other measures
Doctor :   can apply
Doctor :   but if you are not happy with the other
Doctor :   odor
Doctor :   then the deo is the best reply
Doctor :   How ever i shll put some lifesyle and home remedies
Doctor :   Bathe daily.
Doctor :   Dry your underarms thoroughly after you bathe
Doctor :   are you there
User :   yes
Doctor :   Choose the shirt with natural fabrics
Doctor :   liek cotton and silk
Doctor :   Air your underarms
Doctor :   as thoroughly
User :   ok
Doctor :   Apply antiperspirants nightly.
Doctor :   Try relaxation techniques.
Doctor :   yoga, meditation
User :   will i get any medicene for tat apart from this?
Doctor :   Change your diet.
Doctor :   I know every person expects that you can try DRYSOL
Doctor :   in the market
Doctor :   which is aluminium chloride
Doctor :   or alternatives
Doctor :   where you can apply
Doctor :   consider eliminating caffeinated drinks from your diet as well as foods with strong odors, such as garlic and onions.
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   wat type of diet i have to follow ?
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   If foods or beverages cause you to sweat more than usual or your perspiration to smell, consider eliminating caffeinated drinks from your diet as well as foods with strong odors, such as garlic and onions.
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