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Reasons for hair loss, dandruff - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hair Loss
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hi
User :   how 2 controll hair fall
Doctor :   how long u have this problem
User :   6months
Doctor :   how many hairs u loose per day
User :   in b/w 200-300
Doctor :   strands i mean
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u taking any medicine or do u have any other medical problems
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have any scalp problems- e.g. dandruff/ any infections?
User :   dandruff
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u using any shampoo for that
Doctor :   ok
User :   garnier,fiamadiweels
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest u to use selsun 2.5% shampoo then
Doctor :   for one month
User :   ok
Doctor :   twice weekly
User :   thank u
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   did u fill the form i sent you
User :   ok
Doctor :   will give u tips
Doctor :   diet tips for healthy hair
User :   ok
Doctor :   Foods that are good for hair nutrition are dark green leafy vegetables, dried fruits
User :   ok
Doctor :   dates and raisins, eggs, wheat germ, tofu and soy milk, fish, beans, yogurt. Beans and other sprouted vegetables
Doctor :   Vit C rich foods like amla,greens chilies
Doctor :   sea weed
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   A low fat diet and high iron diet can help slow down the hair loss
Doctor :   also u stop worrying
Doctor :   stress will increase hair fall
Doctor :   so also lack of sleep
Doctor :   dont rush out in wet hair
Doctor :   it will worsen dandruff problem
User :   ok
Doctor :   dry ur hairs before u leave out
Doctor :   u have to rule out other medical problems
Doctor :   like anemia
Doctor :   lack of iron i mean
Doctor :   for hair fall
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   did i clear all ur doubts
User :   s
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