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Tests and precautions to reduce hair fall - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hello
User :   i am suffering from severe hair fall
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   ok
User :   which is due to stress which increases my DHT level
Doctor :   since when are you having this problem?
Doctor :   ok
User :   about 1 and a half year
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age-21 gender-female
User :   occupation-student
User :   single
User :   42kg and 5,3 height
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you gotten yout DHT levels examined?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   i am underweight thats it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where is the hair loss more?
Doctor :   which part of the head?
User :   in the front region
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am almost bald in front area with some parts visible too
Doctor :   does any one in your family have this pattern of hair loss
User :   no no1
Doctor :   especially women in your family?
Doctor :   ok
User :   no no1
Doctor :   i think its not due to the testosterone levels
Doctor :   it may be due to regulat atress
User :   then
Doctor :   regular
User :   ok
User :   so what shud i do
User :   i am really worried for it
Doctor :   you could undergo a few tests anyways
User :   which 1
Doctor :   to rule out certain problems
User :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest Haemoglobin,
Doctor :   Thyroid Profile
User :   i have done
User :   its 14
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was this?
User :   will go for thyroid profile test
User :   3months back
Doctor :   when was the hb done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   also you can get your Serum Testosterone levels checked
User :   ok
Doctor :   as you havent done them before
User :   ok
Doctor :   do you have facial hair?
Doctor :   are your periods regular?
User :   yes
User :   no i dont have facial hairs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any irregular periods?
User :   no not yet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you get these tests done
User :   ok
Doctor :   better at a reputed institite
User :   actually i used parachute hair fall therapie
Doctor :   THYROCARE is a good option
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as it is reliable
User :   and i was benefitted from it but as soon as i stopped
Doctor :   ok
User :   hair fall started again
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you take a high protein diet
User :   ok
Doctor :   like soy, tofu, eggs, dal, chana,
Doctor :   milk
Doctor :   lean meat
Doctor :   meat without excess fat
User :   i am vegetarian
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then take more soya and milk
User :   ok
Doctor :   and lentils
User :   ok
Doctor :   dal, beans etc
Doctor :   also use a herbal shampoo
User :   will i be able to regain my hairs in bald area?
Doctor :   a mild one
User :   i use ayur shampoo
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   that would depend upon the severity
Doctor :   do you have any rash or itching?
User :   no
Doctor :   there are certain drugs available that can
Doctor :   make hair grow in some situations
Doctor :   but they have to be given after consultation
Doctor :   with a trichologist or dermatologist
User :   as i am not in bangalore
Doctor :   after physical examination
Doctor :   ok
User :   in my city there are not good dermatologist or trichologist
Doctor :   where are you located?
User :   if i tell u about my reports after having done then can u suggest my those drugs
Doctor :   no i am afraid not
User :   aligarh
Doctor :   for your own safety
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   these are drugs wit side effects
Doctor :   they cannot be given online
Doctor :   without physically examining you
Doctor :   this for your own safety
Doctor :   but i can suggest a natural supplement called GNC PHARMA WOMEN'S ULTRA NOURISH HAIR
Doctor :   One tab daily after food
User :   thats fine but i cant help myself too
Doctor :   you can try with the diet
Doctor :   and general measures
Doctor :   oil massage is known to help
Doctor :   castor oil is known to improve hair growth
User :   i oil my hair amost daily
Doctor :   or olive oil
User :   ok
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User :   yes
Doctor :   please confirm your details
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   you can find a good dermatologist in Lucknow
Doctor :   is that close to Aligarh?
User :   actuallyi am alone in india
User :   not too close
Doctor :   ok
User :   my parents are abroad
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   which is the closest city?
User :   agra i think
Doctor :   then you can find someone there
Doctor :   or may be Delhi is a good option
Doctor :   if you can try and make a trip to Delhi
Doctor :   it would help
User :   where in delhi
User :   i mean which doctor?
Doctor :   we dont have our database in Delhi as of now
User :   ok
Doctor :   you can try WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   or WWW.WWWW.WW User :   ok
Doctor :   you can look up some good diet tips in
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Doctor :   for high protein diet
Doctor :   but you need a dermatologists
Doctor :   opinion
User :   ok
Doctor :   it would be better to determine the cause first
Doctor :   i suggest you try Delhi
User :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   no thank you
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You can find out the nearest location at WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   the supplement
User :   ok
Doctor :   can be bought
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   no thank you
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
User :   your good name?
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   sure
User :   ok
Doctor :   bye
User :   bye
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