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How do I go about donating my hair to cancer victims?

How do I go about donating my hair to cancer victims?

Not much value: Most patients can easily find a hair piece(wig) which suits them, so they may not like your hair all that much. ...Read more

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What can I do to address my hair falling out?

What can I do to address my hair falling out?

See a doc: Hair goes through active growth and resting phases and hair loss can be natural. Some medical conditions can cause abnormal hair loss such as iron deficiency, thyroid disease, excess male hormones, autoimmune diseases, etc. See your doctor to make sure the hair loss is not caused by any of the above. ...Read more

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I love my hair, i don't want to loose it I am in early stage of androgentic alopecia, what should I do to remain my hair forever?

I love my hair, i don't want to loose it I am in early stage of androgentic alopecia, what should I do to remain my hair forever?

See below: There are several prescription medications that treat this condition. Probably the best known is Propecia (finasteride) which involves taking one pill per day, but you will have to consult a physician to determine your condition and if you would benefit from a prescription. ...Read more

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Please I seem to be losing my front hair and don't know why. What can I do to regain lost front hair. Thanks?

Please I seem to be losing my front hair and don't know why. What can I do to regain lost front hair. Thanks?

ALOPECIA TX: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted . You need full Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid.. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia may be helpful. If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA.. With supplements start at a Lo dose and work up. ...Read more

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Need advice as i keep picking out my hair and is to ashamed to tell any body i don't know how to stop?

Need advice as i keep picking out my hair and is to ashamed to tell any body i don't know how to stop?

Get seen: There are physicians who can treat trichotillomania and other compulsions. Other folks won't understand but for these people, it's familiar and fairly manageable. Your primary care physician has heard for worse and your secret's safe and a referral is in line. You'll be glad you did. ...Read more

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I really want to have a baby how do donor eggs work? Whats the procedure.Can I pick my own donor

I really want to have a baby how do donor eggs work? Whats the procedure.Can I pick my own donor

Donor Eggs: Donor egg ivf means using another woman's eggs with your partner's sperm (or donor sperm). The donor eggs come from ivf by the donor. You can pick a known donor (family or friend) or anonymous (unknown - sometimes identity disclosed) that matches your desires ("catalog"). Sometimes egg already frozen (new technique) usually ivf after picking. Success 56% national, up to 82% selected centers. ...Read more

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I loose my hair on my head how can i do to overcome it and regrow them?

I loose my hair on my head how can i do to overcome it and regrow them?

Depends on cause...: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair restoration (some treatments: minoxidil, etc...). Medical causes may include: hormonal problems (low thyroid), seborrhea, alopecia areata, stressful illness, etc... Other causes: genetic male or female pattern baldness, telogen effluvium, etc... ...Read more

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My family and relatives don't let me recover from depression. They keep stressing me out and don't care about the way I feel. What can I do please?

My family and relatives don't let me recover from depression. They keep stressing me out and don't care about the way I feel. What can I do please?

Adult responsibility: Your relationship to your family shifts as you transition from childhood to adulthood in your late teens and early 20s. This can be hard for you as well as your family. And sometimes families care very much, but don't show it very well. Although your relatives should be supportive, you will increasingly need to take responsibility for your own emotional state and how you interact with family. ...Read more

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I can't seem to let go of my grudges against my family members. What can I do?

I can't seem to let go of my grudges against my family members. What can I do?

Grudges: Are really hard on the grudge holder. Most often the other person has little awareness that you are holding a grudge against them. The question is why are you holding grudges. Therpay may be a place to start to figure that out. ...Read more

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How do I reconnect and find that love with my partner again?

How do I reconnect and find that love with my partner again?

Please see a: Couples therapist if she will go with you. If not, you can go to therapy yourself. At the very least, you can discover things about yourself that will be helpful to you w/or w/out your partner. When speaking w/her use more "i" messages than "you"messages. The later can make the other person defensive. Share where you are. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What to do if i want my beard to stop growing, can somebody tell me a cheap way to get rid of the hair on my face forever?

What to do if i want my beard to stop growing, can somebody tell me a cheap way to get rid of the hair on my face forever?

Methods exist: They're not cheap. Electrolysis and lasers are two of your options. Before you do this, talk with your physician about your feelings about your body, and wait until you have a lifetime relationship -- there may be a woman in your future who loves a nice, scratchy beard. ...Read more

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I go vegan but my hair is falling out What to do??? I don't want to change my lifestyle!

I go vegan but my hair is falling out 
What to do???
I don't want to change my lifestyle!

Alopecia: There is a condition called alopecia which causes the hair to fall out. This is different from male pattern baldness which is genetic and not a disorder. A dermatologist can tell you if you have alopecia (an autoimmune disorder) and treat it w/medication. Peace and good health. ...Read more