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I Have Been Falling Alot What Can This Be From
Hi, my hair is falling a lot which make me worry and now it is thin is it true if hair is so long then it will fall alot?
Hair Loss: Telogen effluvium is a form of nonscarring alopecia characterized by diffuse hair shedding, often with an acute onset. A chronic form with a more insidious onset and a longer duration also exists. Telogen effluvium is a reactive process caused by a metabolic or hormonal stress or by medications. Generally, recovery is spontaneous and occurs within 6 months. Treatment is with B12 injections. ...Read more
I'm a 14 year old girl. I used to have really thick hair but lately ALOT has been falling out. What do I do?? And why is this happening?
Hair loss??: Your hair loss is called alopecia. You should see a dermatologist who will do a biopsy of your scalp and see under a microscope what is happening. He/She may suggest injection of a steroid into your scalp. Good web sites for more I sites are: www.mayoclinic.com and www.johnshopkins.com and search term alopecia. Good luck! ...Read more
My daughter is 3mnth old.Everyday I notice alot of hair on her pillow and ther is something like dandruff.is it normal? When does it stop falling?
I suffer from anxiety exercise helps alot but last night I felt for the first time while falling asleep a strong head rush sensation.Anxiety related?
Which dr I should go when I have autoimmune disorder my hair falling alot i hv hypothyroid taking levo 25 ?
Endocrinologist: B"sd perhaps an endocrinologist, if you will excuse my bias. The nature and details of your thyroid dx and rx need to be reviewed. Hair loss is very common when there is a change in thyroid function either up or down. Thankfully, the loss is a telagen effluvium, which is a reversible hair loss. Glad to offer endocrine expertise in more detail. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm a 16 years old girl and my hair has been thinning alot! a lot of hair has been falling out when i brush my hair. I do not have any medical problems?
Is it okay to take melatonin every night to sleep? I have trouble falling asleep and I've been under alot of stress lately.
Yes.: If it works for you, then you can take it every night to help you sleep. It is fairly safe and non-addicting. It may cause headache, dizziness and cramping. You should wait at least 4-5 hours before attempting to drive or operate machinery. You could also try learning deep breathing and muscle relaxation techniques from a therapist. There are apps that help you quiet your mind and meditate. ...Read more
Gul iz ma 6yrz old daughter ....Her hair iz falling quit alot. I had her blood test done...It waz normal....She haz no dandruff in herair?
My dad is 73 has had bk surgery , epidural, scraping, he can barely walk due to numbness and falling alot! please helo us, we are in mi any refferal?
My hair has been falling out alot, my hair has thinned so much that you can start to see balding spots, would using biotin shampoo help?
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