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What is the real cause of hair fall? Is there a proven solution for this problem?

What is the real cause of hair fall? Is there a proven solution for this problem?

Several causes: There are many types of hair loss. For age-related baldness, a doctor may use rogaine (minoxidil) or propecia. For other causes, hair may grow back after the disorder is resolved: over-brushing, hormonal imbalances, stress, chemotherapy, autoimmune disorders, infection, etc... A doctor can evaluate for these other causes of hair loss. Normal people may lose 50-100 hairs/day, which are replaced by "new" hairs. ...Read more

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Dr. Foster Carr
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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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Had typhoid 2 yrs back. Hair fall problems since then. Have scanty and thin hair. Please provide a solution?

Iron and thyroid: Loss of hair can be very concerning. Possible areas to be tested would include iron levels and thyroid hormones. These can be easily checked with blood work by your doctor. ...Read more

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25 y girl without any chronic medical problem , having no current symptoms except hair loss . What are the causes and solution ?

25 y girl without any chronic medical problem , having no current symptoms except hair loss . What are the causes and solution ?

Many causes: Causes include, but not limited to : vitamin deficiencies, poor diet, thyroid issues, anemia, hormonal imbalances/changes, medications, genetics, tension of hair (pulling back), damage from chemical treatments/dyes, obsessive pulling (trichotillomania) - the solution is find the cause, as each cuase has different treatment. Would talk to your physician and consider labwork. ...Read more

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My hair is thin and i suffering from hair fall , so may i know what actually is the problem for this on guess and cause for this ? Thanks a lot

Many: There are many different causes for hair thinning. Basically anything that affects the body can affect the sensitive hair follicles. Male and age 27 may be a form or early male pattern baldness which can respond to a topical medication. But it also can mean anything from thyroid disease, to anemia and vitamin deficiency. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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What is best treatment for hair fall? Use of genesis causes decreased erection etc problems?

What is best treatment for hair fall? Use of genesis causes decreased erection etc problems?

Overall fitness: You're free to try topical minoxidil or ask about surgery. The real he-men take no treatment, shave their heads, double their gym workouts, and embrace their masculinity and genetics. 95% of good looks for a guy is fitness, and since you're already a powerful lover, perhaps you can decide that this is the right choice for you as well. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I am 18 years old my problem is hair fall.. i am masturbate also... it may cause for masturbation or not? n say the ans for solve the problem..plz

Not likely: Mastubation would probably not be the cause. Look to any medications,or substances you use.also stress is a big factor. Again always check out your family history foe how early men in your family especially on you mon's side start to loose hair. See a dermatologist for more advise. ...Read more

Dr. Emily Altman
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Alopecia (Definition)

Alopecia is a term describing the loss of hair from the head or body. There are many potential causes including hairstyling routines ...Read more