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Premature graying and dandruff treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   I was chatting with a doctor in the evening but connection lost
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   plz proceed
Doctor :   last question I asked you was regarding the itching
User :   OK
User :   There is no itching on the skin
Doctor :   not in the scalp and nowhere over body
User :   in the scalp due to the dandruff i think some times
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long you have?
User :   no smoking no drining ever in my life
Doctor :   ok
User :   no drugs too
Doctor :   ok
User :   both sodes of the head more hairs are got white
Doctor :   is there anything else you will like to tell me about your querry?
User :   almost 20 percent of hairs
Doctor :   ok
User :   can it be cured?
Doctor :   I will suggest you some medications and some dietary modifications
User :   Ok
Doctor :   that will reduce your hairfall and also be effective against your dandruff
Doctor :   premature graying of hairs
Doctor :   sometimes indicate some underlying diseases
User :   I think hair fall is not a problem
User :   OK
Doctor :   sorry
Doctor :   graying of hairs
Doctor :   in your case it seems to be due to some dietary deficiences
Doctor :   like deficiency of
User :   OK
Doctor :   Iron, Iodine
Doctor :   and may be some other minerals
User :   Somebody also told me this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   first of all for dandruff
Doctor :   use SELSUN shampoo
Doctor :   twice weekly
User :   OK
Doctor :   use your seperate comb
User :   Always
Doctor :   dont go out with wet hair
Doctor :   yes always
Doctor :   take a tablet BIOTIN FORTE
Doctor :   for atleast 60 days
User :   OK
User :   daily one?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   have you ever gone for a blood test
User :   For knowing the group only
User :   befor two months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   once go for a Hemoglobin check
Doctor :   and after the report revert me back
User :   OK
Doctor :   are you veg or non veg?
User :   Non Veg
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   now I will tell you some dietary modifications
User :   OK
Doctor :   by the time you fill the feed back form
Doctor :   and say done when done
User :   done
Doctor :   prefer lean white meat in diet like chicken breast, only egg whites, whole grain rice and pasta, lowfat yoghurt, tea coffee juices
Doctor :   baked potatoes
Doctor :   green leafy vegetables
Doctor :   dried fruit
Doctor :   all white fish
Doctor :   walnuts
Doctor :   stay away from following food items
User :   yes
Doctor :   crossiants, fried bread, chips, pastries, puddings, roasted peanuts
Doctor :   visible fat on meat
Doctor :   sausages
Doctor :   chocolate
Doctor :   cream cheese
Doctor :   icecream
Doctor :   whole milk
Doctor :   butter
Doctor :   milky drinks
Doctor :   cream soups
Doctor :   so did you get me?
User :   yes
User :   what about cashew nuts
Doctor :   if you will take the following measures
User :   is it good or bad
Doctor :   cashew nuts come under dried fruits
Doctor :   you must eat them
User :   OK
Doctor :   if you will follow the same
Doctor :   premature graying will stop
User :   OK
Doctor :   by the time for cosmetic purposes
Doctor :   you can go for some mild hair colour
Doctor :   especially herbal one
Doctor :   but no bleaching of hairs
User :   Can I use any Hair Oil because my hair is very dry after using the shampoo
Doctor :   after the hairs are dry
User :   Before the shower?
Doctor :   yes
User :   OK
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   not before the shower
Doctor :   after shampooing
User :   Not before the shower, ok
Doctor :   when the hairs are dry
User :   OK
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   NO Thank you Sir
User :   I will revert back later
Doctor :   ok revert me back after one month for hair problem
User :   how do i know the same doctor i will be chatting
Doctor :   your chat history will be there
User :   OK
Doctor :   so dont worry
Doctor :   one of our doctors will be here
User :   OK
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now.Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   Definitely, Thanks
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