A 41-year-old member asked:
Why do i see so much hair in the drain when i shampoo? i am under a lot of stress at work. female, 48
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Gastroenterology 43 years experience
See your doc: Hair loss can be from dietary deficiencies, e.g. Iron, protein, hormonal changes, e.g. Thyroid, female hormones, aftermath of physical or emotional illness or stress, local scalp or hair issues, underlying medical issues, e.g. Lupus. Pattern of hair loss, e.g. Diffuse, frontal, crown, may indicate different causes. See your doc.
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Psychiatry 39 years experience
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016
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