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My all test are normal i've only mites allergy but when i eat egg or vegetable milk i get itchy scalp and hair loss please explain ...?

My all test are normal i've only mites allergy but when i eat egg or vegetable milk i get itchy scalp and hair loss please explain ...?

Food allergy: If you notice symptoms despite negative tests you have performed elimination diet showing you are sensitive to those foods and should avoid or limit those foods to occasional use after a wash out period of several months and hen ly in very small amounts. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Bauman
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Hair Loss (Definition)

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


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Is my baby’s bed really full of dust mites and if so what can I do about that?

Is my baby’s bed really full of dust mites and if so what can I do about that?

Yes it is...: ...And if it ain't broke, don't fix it - if she is not suffering from respiratory allergies or asthma, there is no reason to go on a mite-hunting expedition. ...Read more

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Mee and my gf had unprotected sex and this was 4 days agoo she sai she mite be... Could she start feeling it now? And how likey s it

Is she pregnant: This will all depend on when her last menstrual period was, if it was of normal length and on time and where she is in her cycle. She is only fertile a few days a month.

It seems very early for her symptoms to be about pregnancy. ...Read more

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What should I do for avoiding hairloss?

What should I do for avoiding hairloss?

See dermatologist: To exclude possible underlying medical conditions that need to be treated first. Once excluded, there are a variety of treatment regimens that may be instituted followed by surgery for refractory conditions. ...Read more

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Biotin for hairloss?

Biotin for hairloss?

Vitamin B7: Biotin, or vitamin b7, is found in lots of foods. It can also be made by the bacteria in your guts. Biotin requirements are not very high, and because it's both found in foods and made in our guts, deficiency is rare. It's very unlikely, and there is no evidence, that biotin supplements help with hair loss. ...Read more

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Is diabetic hairloss reversable?

Is diabetic hairloss reversable?

Not that much: Diabetic hairloss has a lot to do with the decrease blood flow to that area; there are some medications and topical creams which may help some. ...Read more

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What are the causes of hairloss and how to prevent it?

Dermatologist: There are many different reasons for hairloss & different types of hairloss. You need to be evaluated and worked up by your dermatologist who can provide treatment options once the causes are known. ...Read more

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I think I mite be pregant?

Do Pregnancy Test!: The best way to know for sure is to do a pregnancy test. I hope you get the results you are hoping for. ...Read more

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Symptoms of mites on skin?

Symptoms of mites on skin?

Lice?: If you are talking about lice, body lice are tiny animals that infect humans. They are contracted by skin-to-skin contact with persons who have them, or by wearing their clothes. Head lice and body lice are caused by the same animal; pubic lice is caused by a slightly different but related mite. The primary symptom is itching. ...Read more

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What does mite bites look like?

Body mites: Mites, or scabies, are microscopic organisms that get under the skin. They cause small raised bumps mostly in the skin folds of the arms and legs and aroung the waist. They often show up on the hands between the fingers. They are itchy and may be worse at night. There really is not any good treatment otc. Should get seen by a doctor to know for sure. Many skin conditions can look similar. ...Read more

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Hello doc. i have hairloss prblm?

See skin doctor: That are many causes for hair loss and thus you should consult a dermatologist to find out. If early hair loss is a trait in your family, there may be no treatment for it. ...Read more

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How long do scabie mites live for?

On or off skin??: On the skin they can live for months - that's why treatment is needed because otherwise the rash and itching will persist. Off of the skin, like on your sofa cushions or pillows, they can live for about 3 days. That's why when treating for scabies and cleaning up the environment, you bag things you can't wash in hot water in a sealed garbage bag for 3 days to kill any persistent mites. ...Read more

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How to know if i mite have diabetes?

How to know if i mite have diabetes?

Get tested: Hi. 4 ways to test for diabetes: fasting glucose, random glucose (not fasting), A1c, and oral glucose tolerance test; each test has its own diagnostic criteria. Most doctors start with a fasting AM glucose because it's cheap & easy. Other testing depends on your symptoms and what your doctor considers as possible explanations. Talk with your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can scabie mites fall off your body?

Can scabie mites fall off your body?

They do not 'fall': scabies can pass to others through used clothing( including bed sheets) and with close contact. ...Read more

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Can scabie mites fall off your skiln?

Can scabie mites fall off your skiln?

Yes: This is part of the reason why scabies can be transferred by contact with infected clothing or bedding. ...Read more

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What does a turkey mite bite look like?

What does a turkey mite bite look like?

Interesting subject: Thank you for the question- I did some research and found out that turkey mites are not mites but actually immature tick bites- I found two helpful sites that might be helpful to you
and picture added also
http://globerove.com/turkey/turkey-mites/3319
http://web.extension.illinois.edu/state/newsdetail.cfm?NewsID=15748 ...Read more

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How can I reduce dust mites in my home?

Dust mite covers: Google mission:allergy. This is a allergy supply store run by an allergist who has dust mite covers that can be used for your bed. ...Read more

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Can bird mites cause diseases in humans ?

Bird Mites: No bird mites (ornithonyssus sylviarum, dermanyssus gallinae) don't normally transmit diseases to humans but can be in a real pain in the butt (& elsewhere) take care. ...Read more

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Metformin induced hairloss, will it last?

NO Hairloss with Met: Not true.
Does NOT induce hairloss, must be another
reason in your case ...Read more

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How do you treat demodex mites on humans?

Demodex mites: These are usually treated with topical antifungals. It is unclear if these mites are involved in causing skin conditions like rosacea or if they are innocent bystanders. ...Read more

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Does topamax (topiramate) cause hairloss ?

Does topamax (topiramate) cause hairloss ?

Yes: While not a common side effect, it can occur more commonly in adults compared to children. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have hairloss after hair wash?

Is it normal to have hairloss after hair wash?

Some hair: breaks off (not loss) with any kind of trauma, even washing. It depends upon the amount. Any chemicals, heat, physical trauma, medication, illness, etc can cause hair loss. If excessive, check w/your doctor. Also, the longer your hair is, the more that can break off and still be normal. ...Read more

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Dermatitis seborrheic cause hairloss, what to do?

Dermatitis seborrheic cause hairloss, what to do?

Dermatitis: Dermatitis can result in hair loss if the head is involved in the dermatitis. I would strongly recommend you see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Doctors, what are the best pills to prevent hairloss?

Doctors, what are the best pills to prevent hairloss?

Propecia/Finasteride: Finasteride is a daily oral pill that is proven to slow, stop & often reverse male pattern hair loss by preventing the formation of DHT / dihydrotestosterone--the primary trigger for male hair loss. 90% of men get positive results from the treatment. Sexual side effects are rare--less than 3%. Compounded Finasteride (FinPlus) costs less than Propecia (finasteride) & some generics & is more effective in some. ...Read more

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Can washing your hair 1 time a week cause hairloss ?

Can washing your hair 1 time a week cause hairloss ?

It shouldn't: In otherwise well nourished and healthy people, weekly hair washing should not contribute to hair loss. ...Read more

Mite (Definition)

Any of various small or minute arachnids of the order acarina that are often parasitic on animals and plants, infest stored food products, and in ...Read more