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Self care to prevent itching and dandruff - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   r u there
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User :   i am suffering from dandruff since 2 yrs
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   ok
User :   suffering from dandruff since 2 yrs
Doctor :   is there any rash on your scalp?
User :   used coaltar type of shampoos
User :   white flakes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any rash?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   since a week feeling itching sensation
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
Doctor :   ok
User :   27
User :   female
User :   banglore
User :   unmarried
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   first you should shampoo often
Doctor :   if you have an oily scalp
Doctor :   Learn to manage stress.
User :   i will clean it twice or thrice a week
Doctor :   dont use any harsh chemicals on your hair other
User :   ok
Doctor :   than the shampoo prescribed
Doctor :   Eat a healthy diet.
User :   which shampoo to use
Doctor :   it should include
Doctor :   fresh fruits veggeies
Doctor :   pulses
User :   ok
Doctor :   selenium sulphide
Doctor :   based shampoos
Doctor :   are supposed to be effective
User :   selenium sulphide shampoo?
Doctor :   but it varies with individuals
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   'head and shoulders is a good brand'
User :   ok
Doctor :   the medical shampoos
Doctor :   should be given on prescription
Doctor :   after physical examination
Doctor :   by a dermatologist
Doctor :   Get a little sun
User :   ok
Doctor :   slight sunlight is good for dandruff
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   also you nay have to shampoo daily
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000 Please confirm your details
User :   ok
User :   s
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   and for loss of hair?
Doctor :   you need to take a high protein diet
Doctor :   avoid tight tying of hair
Doctor :   avoid rubber bands
Doctor :   use clips instead
User :   ok
Doctor :   avoid noon sun exposure
Doctor :   early morning sunlight is ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   i also suggest WOMEN'S ULTRA NOURISH HAIR
Doctor :   One tab daily after food
Doctor :   its a GNC pharma product
User :   can i get them in india
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   a salesman from gnc will contact you via email or phone
Doctor :Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   no thanks
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   s
Doctor :   ok
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