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Method to solve acne problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hello
Doctor :   hello
User :   I have acne problem for many many years, I tried nearly all the methods, but could not help at all...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please fill these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No
User :   28, female, marketing officer, London, single, no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   nothing at all, thanks
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   no, thanks
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you having this problem?
Doctor :   are you there Jessica?
User :   sorry
User :   I am here
Doctor :   ok
User :   since I was 11 or 12
Doctor :   ok
User :   when I was in middle school
Doctor :   what medication have you been taking for this?
Doctor :   ok
User :   some herbal medicine
Doctor :   ok
User :   vitamines
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   I tried Accutane before, it stopped the oil on the skin, really help, no acne at all for a while, but I feel so dry and after I stopped, it came again
Doctor :   ok
User :   are you still there docyor?
Doctor :   i suggest that you eat a lot of fresh fruits and veggies
Doctor :   also use a glycerine based soap
Doctor :   dont use a lot of make up
Doctor :   are you there Jessica?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   I never make up
Doctor :   you must always remove your makeup
User :   ok
Doctor :   before you sleep
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   also wash your face 3-4 times per day
User :   ok
Doctor :   also try to exercise
Doctor :   daily
User :   ok
User :   thanks
User :   any medicine I can take?
User :   or any restricted food?
Doctor :   you can also use GNC VITAMIN E,A and D CREAM
Doctor :   avoid junk food, oily and spicy food
Doctor :   grasy food
Doctor :   greasy
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
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Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   yes
User :   correct
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can also use Calamine lotion
User :   can I ask some other question?
Doctor :   if the problem doesnt subside
Doctor :   visit a dermatologist for
Doctor :   antibiotics
Doctor :   as we cant prescribe them online for your own safety
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   go ahead
User :   thanks
User :   ok
User :   I have sex with my bf quite often, so is it bad for my health?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   provided your boy freind doesnt have any infections
User :   can I have when I have period?
User :   is it bad for me?
Doctor :   and you use adequate protection
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   but take care that your boyfriend doesnt have any stds
Doctor :   STDs
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   its just inconvenient
User :   what is STDs?
Doctor :   to have sex during periods
Doctor :   if you can handle it itsok
Doctor :   sexually transmitted diseases
User :   ok
User :   what about when my period nearly finish but still a bit blood?
Doctor :   anytime it depends upon you and your partner
User :   ok
User :   thanks
User :   if I drink enough cranberry juice, is it good?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   its ok
Doctor :   prevents kidney stones
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   no
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   thanks for your help
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u r welcome
User :   bye
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   are you there?
Doctor :   ok
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