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Reason For Hair Fall
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
Depends: This depends on where the hair is falling from, how old you are, your gender, undelying illness. Perhaps you should see your doctor. ...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 is the main reason of hair fall? I don't have dandruff and my scalp is not dry but still my hair is falling at a faster rate. What should I do?
SSee derm: See dermatologist for evaluation and treatment options. ...Read more
Nw my TSH is normal but having thyroxine prescribed by doctor. But my hairfall never stopped.Wat vil b d other reasons 4 hair fall.Which test i do?
Multiple causes: With a normal TSH it is not hypothyroidism. You may have increased levels of testosterone and a derivative, dihydrotestosterone. At age 23 you may be on birth control drugs that is causing hair loss. Also autoimmune diseases may be associated with hair loss. See a gynecologist or endocrinologist. ...Read more
I am loosing hair on forehead and public hair. I sleep late at nights(2.Oo clock) this could be the reason for the hair fall?I drink lots of blacktea.
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 Propecia (finasteride) (an autoimmune disorder) and treat it. Peace and good health. Unless under extreme stress, going to bed late is not the cause. Tea is fine unless it is keeping you from sleep. ...Read more
In indian ancient ayurved totally belives over masturbation cause for heavy hair loss, i think same reason for my hair fall, but doc. Dont? Confused?
What is the reason of sudden diffuse hair fall in young female provided that she has no telogen effluivm nd she is otherwise healthy?
What are the non genetical reasons that make the hair fall and what is the best solutions to have a strong hair
Strong hair: You are right to be concerned at your young age. A visit to a Dermatologist would be in order. ...Read more