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Can A Vitamin Deficiency Cause Hair Loss
Hair loss, otherwise known as alopecia, can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles or fungal infections. There are two main types of alopecia. Alopecia areata occurs when the body's immune system attacks hair follicles and causes hair to fall out. Androgenetic (or androgenic) alopecia, on the other hand, is an inherited form of hair loss. With alopecia areata, hair can fall out in patches all over the body. With androgenetic alopecia, hair on the head first thins and then falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called ...Read more
Hair loss: Thyroid deficiency would be more likely than vitamins. ...Read more
While stress/thyroid/vitamin deficiency can cause hair loss, is hair loss around the crown of the head normal?
Male pattern loss: Hair loss around the crown of the head in men, is usually part of male pattern hair loss -- and while upsetting to many men, is "normal." http://www.Webmd.Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/hair-loss/hair-loss-introduction-mens some research is now developing about vitamin d in this situation -- it's not ready for clinical application yet, as it's only gone as far as animal research. ...Read more
I have hair loss problems and so depressed about it.I don't have problems with my thyroid.And there is no vitamin deficiency. Please help me!
Yes, you do: Start by seeing the family doctor to rule out any physical cause for your depression. Your family doctor can refer you to a psychiatrist for a full psychiatric evaluation and to a psychologist for psychotherapy. Please don't postpone this too long. The longer you wait the harder depression can be to treat. Best wishes. ...Read more
Im taking a diet pill asset extreme with bee pollen and im experiencing hair loss is this a vitamin deficiency im barely eating?
Im taking a diet pill asset extreme plus with bee pollen and im experiencing hair loss is this a vitamin deficiency im barely eating?
Problem supplements: Dieting and supplements may be increasing androgens in your system, leading to a female pattern hair loss. The majority of hair loss issues with young women are generally factitious, and related to normal hair growth and hair loss ratios. This should be evaluated by your physician. ...Read more
I am 20 year old i started losing hair more frequently in february can the be because of stress or vitamin deficiency or over use of hair putty?
Stress, genetics: Yes, all the above can cause hair loss. There are no proven studies where taking vitamins will help regrow hair, otherwise we'd all be taking vitamins and no one would be bald. Try over the counter topical spironolatone. Or see your doctor for a prescription of propecia (finasteride). (btw, I do not have any financial relationship with either of these medications). I hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a strong antibiotic such as Levaquin (levofloxacin) cause any vitamin deficiencies in body? Was on it for extended time, i believe it caused my hair loss
Conceivably: Take probiotics generouslyGet a more detailed answer ›
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