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Is It Normal For Your Hair To Fall Out
It's normal to have: A small amount of hair to fall off each day. If hair falls off excessively and more frequently, there could be an underlying medical condition causing it. Seek help. Best wishes! http://www.doctoroz.com/blog/jodi-sawyer-rn/why-my-hair-falling-out. http://www.stylecraze.com/articles/herbs-that-prevent-hair-loss/. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
How long does it take a scalp hair to regrow if it is pulled out in the anagen phase? This is related to trichotillomania.
Months: It will take months for it to grow back. Hair grows about 1/4 to 1/2 inch per month. ...Read more
Possible for loestrin birth control to make hair finer? My hair is not falling out but seems to be a finer texture/ thickness? is it all in my head ?
Hair Changes Tricky: Hair can change due to a number of factors. Stress, lack of sleep, new medications, changes in nutrition, scalp infections, changes in shampoos, etc. Hair changes typically happen a few months after the causing event, so if the hair changed a few months after starting the pills, then it may be related, although that is not a common complaint from my patients on OC's. ...Read more
ALOPECIA TX: RARELY: Alopecia or hair loss : You need 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. ALSO MASON-PEARSON BOARS HAIR BRUSH .If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA.. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have a over active male hormone so my body hair stands out a lot and it takes to long to shave.. Is there a cheep what to stop it growing?
Often not: First thing to know is that genetics plays the biggest role in early graying- we can't change our genetics. To reduce risks of early graying & hair loss: 1. Don't Smoke. 2. Correct Zinc, Vit B or other nutritional deficiencies. Vegans are at risk for Vit B12 deficiencies. 3. Ensure that your thyroid is healthy. 4. Diets> Eggs are rich in biotin. Dark greens are high in Vit A & C. Omega 3 fatty ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: I think you are asking about having some urine leak out prior to reaching the toilet. If so, no, it is not normal for that to happen. This is a form of incontinence and -depending on what the cause is - can often be improved with a medication or other type of treatment. I recommend you see your doctor so he or she can ask you more details about your symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, but...: ...Most of the changes are not normally permanent. If your hair got thinner after delivery, it will grow back. Dry skin and increased pigmentation will usually go away. The only changes that might be permanent are stretch marks - and even they will lessen considerably over time. ...Read more
BM pushes Prostate: Often, but not always, a white or clear discharge with a firm bm can be a sign of prostatitis (inflammation of the prostate). If you are not having burning with urination, pain in the groin/low back/testicles/tip of the penis/space between the anus and scrotum, or urinary difficulty or bleeding, then there is generally no need for treatment. Stool softeners may make this less common. ...Read more
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
My sister is facing hair fall. She have dandruff as well as a sensitive skin. Kindly tell how to control it and what's the reason for hair fall.
What type of disease causes your hair not grow? Because my hair is not growing it's falling out ? It seems like the more i brush it falls out
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