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what causes extreem hair loss or go bald at 33 weeks pregnant

A: Up to 50% of women experience some hair loss within 3-4 months after pregnancy. If you are having hair loss during pregnancy it could be one of a few things. The most common is a vitamin or mineral deficiency. Try to get more fruits and vegetables. If you have a thyroid condition already, the pregnancy may have worsened it and you are suffering from the symptoms. You should see your doctor though because the worst case scenario is that there is something wrong with the pregnancy. hair growth is influenced by pregnancy. If you suddenly are losing a lot of hair it means your estrogen is down. Your estrogen should not be down if you are carrying a baby. Please see your...


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what is the condition in which patches of sudden hair loss on the head and cheeks?

A: Its mainly due to the inefection the is a virus which lives in a brain when its moves it makes the patches of hair loss. if you have such problem go and consult to the doctor Due to fungal infection ,also take good balanced diet. apply coconut oil and eat curry leaves more so that somehow this problem can be solved Your condition sounds like alopecia. There are some condition cause the hair loss. Alopecia Areata is an immunologically mediated disease which affects roughly 2% of the population, without any gender bias. Children and young adults are affected more commonly. The disease manifests as small rounded to oval patches of subtotal to total hair loss. It can affect of the hairy skin of...


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cause of hair loss

A: Most hair loss is due to hereditary factors. Whole textbooks are written on the subject of hair loss. One page from my website http://www.hairdoc.com/hair-loss-causes.html Some Loss is Normal: All hairs are shed at the end of their growth cycle, so some degree of hair loss is normal. If you have excessive hair loss, it makes sense to first understand the possible causes. There are many possible causes of hair loss, however most hair loss is normal, and part of each person"s genetic program....
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sudden hair loss/thinning

A: Hello Jen: Anytime the body feels a change, disturbance or imbalance the hair growth cycle can become disrupted. During this time more hairs than usual retreat to the resting (telogen) phase where they will then be shed within 1-3 months. This condition is called telogen effluvium. Any disturbance (even a minor one) can trigger this condition if the body has a difficult time adjusting to it. Change in diet, medical conditions, starting, stopping or changing dosages of medications are all possible triggers which may have contributed to your hair loss condition. Some medications inhibit absorption of certain nutrients. If your diet is also lacking in nutrients, your hair loss may be due to a...
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what are possible causes of hair loss?

A: what causes excessive hair loss? A number of things can cause excessive hair loss. For example, about 3 or 4 months after an illness or a major surgery, you may suddenly lose a large amount of hair. This hair loss is related to the stress of the illness and is temporary. Hormonal problems may cause hair loss. If your thyroid gland is overactive or underactive, your hair may fall out. This hair loss usually can be helped by treatment thyroid disease. hair loss may occur if male or female...


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sudden hair loss in my mustache

A: You most likely have alopecia areata.  This skin condition is autoimmune meaning that the body is causing the hairs in this area to stop growing.  Alopecia areat is treated with intralesional cortisone injections 2.5mg/cc and inject 0.1-2 cc once a month.  Other possibilities of hair loss include systemic causes as in thyroid disease and Lupus which are both autoimmune conditions.  I recommend you visit your local dermatologist to make sure of the diagnosis....
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what are some reasons and causes for sudden hair-loss? And by hair-loss, I mean drastic amount of hair falling out.

A: A number of things can cause excessive hair loss. For example, about 3 or 4 months after an illness or a major surgery, you may suddenly lose a large amount of hair. This hair loss is related to the stress of the illness and is temporary. Hormonal problems may cause hair loss. If your thyroid gland is overactive or underactive, your hair may fall out. This hair loss usually can be helped by treatment thyroid disease. hair loss may occur if male or female hormones, known as androgens and estrogens, are out of balance. Correcting the hormone imbalance may stop your

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what Can Be Done For A 13 Year Old Girl In Regard To sudden hair loss?

A: Start taking vitamin E supplements. Olive oil is good for hair growth. Try massaging this over your head gently. hair loss is caused by many reasons such as malnutrition, illness, tension and other health problems. It is normal to shed some hair each day as part of a cycle of growing new hairs and loosing some. Many teenagers are worried about their hair loss, but in fact they don''t have any problem. Don''t worry too much, as it is your growing age, some hairs will fall....


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My hair Is Starting To Fall Out. I Do No Have Patches But It Does Feel Thinner. what Can Be Causing My hair loss? I Am In Good Health, No Thyroid Problem Or Other Medical Problems. I Do Take An HRT For Perimenopause Will It Grow Back If I Stop Pill?

A: I cannot recommend that you stop your medication for hormone replacement, but hair loss/thinning can be caused by any number of reasons.  Stress is a huge factor in hair loss; sudden trauma or accident; lack of essential nutrients/vitamins, and heredity.  Also, some medications may cause hair loss.  I would recommend speaking to a dermatologist about your concern to rule out any medical reasons....
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sudden hair loss?

A: hair loss is caused by many reasons such as malnutrition, illness, tension and other health problems.Perming, straightening, hair dyeing and bleaching ,hot combing, using heated rollers and hot wax inevitably damage the hair.Badly damaged hair breaks at the scalp. Check out http://beauty-health-tips.com/how-to-stop-hair-loss/ for more info. Might be from stress. see "hair Care" in section HYGIENE & STYLE" in: see "hair Care" in section HYGIENE & STYLE: see "hair Care" in section HYGIENE & STYLE: see "hair Care" in section...


 
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