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Remedy for leech bite - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   yesterday,one leech bited me...
Doctor :   ok
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User :   r u thr doctor?
Doctor :   yes
User :   i removed that leech and it was bleeding for two hours
User :   not that much blood
User :   around 10 drops of blood
User :   after that i applied bandaid
User :   now it is ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   is there any problem to me
Doctor :   There is absolutely no cause for you to worry following a leech bite. And the scar that you have mentioned will disappear in a short time
Doctor :   They dont transmit any disease too
Doctor :   The leech has the property of anticoagulation
User :   i have a doubt whether it can enter the body
Doctor :   so it bleeds for a while
Doctor :   and stops
Doctor :   No
User :   if blood comes after removing bandaid..what i have to da
User :   do
Doctor :   Put one more
Doctor :   and you should fear for nothing
User :   whether ,is there any need to me to consult doctor
Doctor :   There is no need
Doctor :   The treatment is symptomatic
Doctor :   if bleeds
User :   in sense
Doctor :   apply pressure
Doctor :   if pains take DOLO tablet
User :   sure
Doctor :   thats is it
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   done
User :   no more doctor,once again iam asking need to worry na
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
Doctor :   No need to worry
User :   sure doctor
Doctor :   are you back
User :   yeah
User :   now i have to ask u regarding hair can i ask u doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   sure
User :   i have little hair doctor..i want to improve my hair growth..
User :   what i have to do to grow my hair
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u losing hair?
User :   little bit
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how many hairs do u lose per day
User :   around 25
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   hair loss of 80 per day is normal
Doctor :   nothing to worry about
User :   but how can i improve my hair growth
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   diet tips i will give u
User :   sure..
User :   tell me
Doctor :   Foods that are good for hair nutrition are dark green leafy vegetabl
Doctor :   es
Doctor :   dried fruits like dates and raisins, eggs, wheat germ, tofu and soy milk, fish, beans, yogurt. Beans and other sprouted vegetables
User :   now iam staying in hostel..i may not able to get
Doctor :   Vit C rich foods like amla/green chilies, sea weed, avocados, nuts and seeds, brown rice and root vegetables.
Doctor :   tomato
Doctor :   u can take Tablet Zevit then
User :   daily
Doctor :   once daily for one month
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   after food at night time
User :   sure..
User :   one more query doctor
Doctor :   ok
User :   iam getting dark circles around my eyes..what i have to da
Doctor :   u need to sleep well
Doctor :   lack or sleep is main reason
Doctor :   also get ur eyes tested
Doctor :   u can apply garnier lite cream for that
Doctor :   twice daily
Doctor :   morning and night time
Doctor :   Have you filled up the feedback form I sent?
User :   yeah
User :   garnier lite cream
Doctor :   yes
User :   sure..
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   yes
User :   r there any natural methods to get fair complexion doctor?
Doctor :   nope
Doctor :   u can avoid becoming tanned
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can take apple milk sake
Doctor :   it will give glowing skin
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
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