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Reasons for hair loss, treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i have some queries regarding hair loss
Doctor :   ok
User :   i lossing my hair, does daily shampoo use is the reason for this?
Doctor :   how long u have this hair loss
Doctor :   yes it could
Doctor :   also if u pull the hair
Doctor :   it may damage hair follicle
User :   if i do not shampoo my hair a single daily dandruff isback
User :   n i have head iching
Doctor :   hairfall can due to infection, frequent washing of hair, dandruff
Doctor :   lack of iron and vit c can also cause hair fall
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 :   age 27 occupation service marital status single weight 90 kg height 5feet 11 inches
User :   no dependents
Doctor :   which shampoo are u using as of now
Doctor :   did this give u any relief
User :   i have not changed my brand
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can use this shampoo
Doctor :   SELSUN 2.5%
Doctor :   twice weekly for 1 month
Doctor :   it will help u overcome this dandruff problem
Doctor :   dont wash ur hair more than twice a week
Doctor :   are u there
User :   yeh
User :   sorry for the disturbance
User :   i eman i can just wash my hair with plain water daily?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   you may do tht
User :   can i wash my hair daily with plain water n twice weekly for 1 month with the shampoo u recomended
Doctor :   yes
User :   and is applying hair oil daily ok?
User :   if yes which will you reccomend?
Doctor :   It is good to apply the oil every day
Doctor :   Coconut oil does good
Doctor :   apply it before an hbour
Doctor :   of head bath
User :   but u see i use helmet while driving is it also a cause for hair loss?
User :   i have heard this from my friends that use of helmet is also a cause for hair loss
Doctor :   it can that is why
Doctor :   you can tie the hair
Doctor :   with cotton cloth
Doctor :   to absorb the swet
Doctor :   and then wear helmet over it
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   ok thank you
User :   can u repeat the shampoo name u advised
Doctor :   SElSUN
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting bye
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