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During a lot of weight loss, my hair started to thin and fall out. Is this normal?
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Dr. Emil Shakov
Aesthetic Medicine
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In brief: Yes
This is a common occurrence during rapid weight loss.
I see this quite often in my post-bariatric surgery patients. Usually secondary to lack of biotin, iron, zinc, vitamin d, omega 3-fa, and adequate protein.

In brief: Yes
This is a common occurrence during rapid weight loss.
I see this quite often in my post-bariatric surgery patients. Usually secondary to lack of biotin, iron, zinc, vitamin d, omega 3-fa, and adequate protein.
Dr. Emil Shakov
Dr. Emil Shakov
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Dr. David Finke
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: No, see your doc
It would be helpful to know if the weightloss was intentional, was it following a gastric bypass surgery? Either way, you may be losing weight too quickly and there is a high likelihood there is an underlying metabolic disorder. See your primary doctor.

In brief: No, see your doc
It would be helpful to know if the weightloss was intentional, was it following a gastric bypass surgery? Either way, you may be losing weight too quickly and there is a high likelihood there is an underlying metabolic disorder. See your primary doctor.
Dr. David Finke
Dr. David Finke
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