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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hi
User :   i am a bit worried about my hair
Doctor :   ok.
User :   they are thinning out
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please fill these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No
Doctor :   are you there XXXXXXXX ?
User :   age: 22; Gender: M; Occ: software engineer; Loc: B; M.status: not married; dependent: no
Doctor :   are you having hair fall
User :   is that okay? or should i add smthing more?
User :   yeah
Doctor :   and any Dandruff too
User :   not really
Doctor :   Approximately how many hairs do fall each day and is tehre any particular area that you are having hair fall
User :   i think it should be in excess of 60 hair strands per day
User :   and yeah, its more in the middle than on the sides
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   approximately 80-100 hair falling per day isnormal
Doctor :   and do you have certain areas that the hairs are falling rapidly
User :   sort of....the hair on the top have thinned out considerably. more than the ones on the sides
Doctor :   Do you have regular diet and rest they are essential for your hairs..
User :   6 hours of sleep per day (i catch up with more on the wkends)
Doctor :   You seem to be having Male pattern baldness and that would be due to the influence of androgen's.
User :   and the diet is okay now. i take regular meals
Doctor :   that is the Male hormone
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   The treatment would be Antiandrogen Drugs that could prevent this kind of hair fall
Doctor :   but they are not called for since they would have many adverse efffects
Doctor :   hence
User : they have side effects....
Doctor :   The AntiAndrogen Drugs
Doctor :   you mean
User :   yes
Doctor :   Certainly they would reduce the male hormone Testosterone and lead to feminization
Doctor :   Or development of female characteristics
User :   hmmm, it is better to be avoided then
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   have you consul;ted any doctor and taken any treatment for this condition
User :   no
User :   i am using himalaya products though, i dont know whether they are very helpful or not
Doctor :   Since Hair Weaving and Hi\air transplant are being successfully tried for this pattern of baldness
Doctor :   Hair Translant
User :   okay
Doctor :   Quite successful but
Doctor :   Again the expence would be there
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   i think that should be enough...any particular advice u want to give for having better hair?
Doctor :   sleep regularly atleast 6-7 hours and
Doctor :   avoid any undue stress have a regular a routine diet
Doctor :   south Indian meal is Wholesome meal
Doctor :   diet that you can have
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