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My girl is 3 yrs and 2 months old, recently we noticed her hairs drop more than usual. Is it due to the foods ? She likes seaweed..
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Dr. JUDY WASHINGTON
Family Medicine
In brief: Could be a problem
Ingestion of excess amounts of seaweed can suppress the function of the thyroid and cause problems.
A low functioning thyroid gland is called hypothyroidism. It is associated with hair loss. It is reversible by not eating seaweed. You should talk with your doctor.

In brief: Could be a problem
Ingestion of excess amounts of seaweed can suppress the function of the thyroid and cause problems.
A low functioning thyroid gland is called hypothyroidism. It is associated with hair loss. It is reversible by not eating seaweed. You should talk with your doctor.
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