Why am I losing my hair and going bald despite having no family history of baldness?

Bald. If you are a man pl;ease accept the fact that you are going bald. That does not mean that you should not see a hair stylist and try and get some hair back. If you are a woman I would first see a gynecologist for advice and care.

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Only 20 when I started balding, & by 22 I had like a crown, I have no family history of hair loss my dad in 50 have full set, no hormone prb what to do?

Male Pattern . The male pattern baldness (mpb) form of androgenetic alopecia accounts for more than 95% of hair loss in men. By age 35, two-thirds of american men will have some degree of appreciable hair loss and by age 50 approximately 85% of men have significantly thinning hair. About 25% of men who suffer from male pattern baldness begin the process before they reach 21. Treat with propecia (finasteride). Read more...

30 year old/ f, caucasian. For 10 months I've been experiencing head hair loss. No family history of hair loss in females. What is causing this?

Many possibilities. Hair loss is too difficult to discuss/diagnose on-line. You need to have a physician do a thorough health history and examination on you to determine the cause. Many diseases can cause hair loss. Read more...
Many reasons. It could be one of many reasons - see Dermatologist to get examined and treated if there is a problem. Read more...

Is it okay to take propecia and finasteride if I have no family history of hair loss?

Propecia (finasteride) Propecia is finasteride! If you don't have hair loss you don't need this medicine. If you have hair loss that worries you please discuss with your doctor. You may need to see a dermatologist. Read more...

My family has no history of hairless or male pattern baldness how come I am losing my hair?

LOSING HAIR. No one knows why you are losing your hair. History of family baldness doesn't always pass on to future generations. It may occasionally skip generations. How about your grandparents and greatgrandparents? Any baldness way back in the family? How about aunts and uncles? In any case, stop worrying. There are a few medications that might resolve it. Read more...

My friend is facing rapid hair falling has dandruff also has baldness in family history, how to stop this problem, what to do what to avoid?

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, finasteride, hair transplants,...). Medical causes may include: hormonal problems (low thyroid), seborrhea, alopecia areata, stressful illness. Other causes: genetic male/female pattern baldness, telogen effluvium. Read more...

What to do if hair is falling out fast and receding without any family history of balding?

Hormonal Imbalance. Hair loss can be a sign of hormonal imbalance. Thyroid hormone disorders are notorious for causing hair loss. Imbalance in sex hormones can also be implicated. Certain medications can also cause hair loss. Poor nutrition can also cause hair loss. You get the picture. It is important to see a doctor to help you figure out what might be causing your hair loss. Take care. Read more...

Is there any good medicine to avoid balled head in male when there is family history of baldness!?

Baldness. There is not a real good medicine for this purpose. The only pill which might help a little bit is propecia (finasteride). Its main side effect is rare sexual dysfunction. Read more...
Preventing baldness. Male pattern baldness is primarily due to a predisposed sensitivity of the hair to dihydrotestosterone (dht), which recent works suggests inactivates the stem cells associated with the hair follicles. Rogaine and Propecia (finasteride) are the two most common meds used to preserve hair in these cases. The latter requires a doctor's prescription. Read more...