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Medicine for acne scars, weight reduction methods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i have problem of acne
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   26 , F , xxxxx ,xxxxx , Unmarried , 58 , 5'0 , No
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   13 years approx
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Have you taken any treatment for it previously?
User :   not really
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   I suggest that you wash your face only twice a day with a mild cleanser.
Doctor :   You can apply Benzoyl Peroxide solution on your face
Doctor :   2.5 %
User :   how to get that from ?
Doctor :   In a medical store
Doctor :   Actiben Gel is the brand name
User :   what it will do ?
Doctor :   It has to be found to reduce acne
Doctor :   This has to be used atleast for
Doctor :   2-3 months
User :   but lots of scars on my face red spots and thn it turns to black color
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   You can try Caladryl lotion for the marks, that has been found to help.
User :   and what is tha product name for that ?
Doctor :   The same
User :   is it available in any medical store ?
Doctor :   Use only water based cosmetics on the face
Doctor :   and remove make up at night when you sleep.
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   but i have broken many pimple swith nails and now new skin is not coming on that part
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   they all are open porse
User :   looks dirty
Doctor :   Just dont do that again and apply the lotion.
User :   which lotion ?
Doctor :   Caladryl lotion
User :   ok
Doctor :   Just avoid pricking your pimples.
User :   how abt sevior hair fall
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   I suggest that you take more proteins in your diet.
Doctor :   Take whole milk, pulses, beans, soya, green leafy vegetables.
Doctor :   Get your haemoglobin tested as less haemoglobin can cause hair loss.
User :   what to do if haemoglobin is less ?
Doctor :   Then you may have to take Iron tablets for 2-3 months,
Doctor :   The hair growth usually improves.
User :   ohh ok but is it true that tension and stress causes pimple s and hair loss ?
Doctor :   That could be there too.
Doctor :   But first the obvious causes should be ruled out like any nutritional deficiency.
User :   how abt pimples....does oily and sewwt food causes it ?
Doctor :   There has been no study to prove it
Doctor :   ARE YOU THERE?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   and i have heavy weight as well
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Please calculate your BMI with this link WWW.WWWW.WW User :   I dnt knw proper diest and what should be my weight
Doctor :   Have you calculated your BMI?
User :   yes
User :   0000
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   ft is CM rite ?
Doctor :   You are slightly overweight, ideal should be 18-22 for females
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   give me your height and weight
Doctor :   I will calculate
User :   5 ft 58kg
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Your BMI is 25
User :   ohh
Doctor :   You should be 51 kgs
User :   ok
User :   should i follow any diet ?
Doctor :   You should cut down on oily, spicy, fatty foods, junk foods
Doctor :   Avoid a lot of sugar, oil
User :   ok
Doctor :   avoid biscuits and pastries
Doctor :   eat a lot of fruits and vegetables
User :   but i get boared after some days
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Try to exercise like walking or treadmill
Doctor :   That would help.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Just reduce fatty foods and exercise
User :   do you suggest full body check up at this age ?
Doctor :   You can get it done if required
Doctor :   there is a check up called xxxxx atxxxxx
Doctor :   that does all the necessary tests
Doctor :   It comes as a package
User :   ok when I do my work on computer it gives me neck pain wrist pain and my eyes pains and burns
Doctor :   We will send you a document on this topic to your mail id in 24 working hours.
User :   ohh ok
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 91-0000 Please confirm your details
User :   yes
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   You can find out the nearest location at WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   Can you mention your Name?
Doctor :   It is protocol that we add the name whenever we send a mail.
User :   is it needed ?
User :   u can put FF
Doctor :   Yes.
Doctor :   For our protocol
Doctor :   We keep the info confidential
User :   fine
Doctor :   we cant send mails without a name
User :   i have provided
User :   but those are for thyrod
Doctor :   where?
Doctor :   I didnt get you
User :   WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   Yes but it is their website not ours
User :   ok
Doctor :   we cant retrieve information from there.
User :   ok
User :   do you suggest pilling for acne ?
Doctor :   Peeling you mean?
User :   ya
Doctor :   I suggest that you first try these techniques and then go for the peel
Doctor :   We cant send you the mail on computer related problems as you have not given your name.
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   ok cos i want new skin to feel those porse
User :   u can mention FF i said
Doctor :   For that you need to consult a dermatologist
User :   ok
User :   thank you
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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