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Heavy hair fall, severe dandruff post change of place. Medicines?

I am Divya and I am 22 years old Indian I just came to the United States 4 months back and I had never been to USA prior to this trip. I am facing a lot of hair fall. I almost loose more than 250 strands in a day .. My hair is very thin and I also feel that there are symptoms of baldness . This is freaking me out. As this is my first trip to USA I really dont know whom to contact or how to get in touch with the doctor. My hair has reduced to half and also I have too much of dandruf as well. Is this someting to worry? Can this be treated? I really do not know why I am experiencing so much of hair fall.. Could you plz help me with this. I cant afford to loose more hair at this point of time. As I feel that if this continues than I would be left with no hair in a month. I reside at New Jersey and I have no Idea about any doctors whom I can seek advice. Kindly please assits if there s any medicine which solves this problem.
Asked On : Thu, 26 Apr 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Sep 2012
Hello, welcome to HCM.

There is many causes behind hair fall.

These may be from hormonal imbalance, hereditary, food habit, environmental, dandruff,stress full life etc.
50-100 hair fall in a day is normal but it varies man to man.

To stop hair loss you have to maintain the following things.

1.Don't use hair oil.
2.Use anti dandruff shampoo and normal shampoo in alternative day.
3.Every day wash your scalp properly with Shampoo.
4.Take multivitamin group of drug.
5.Take fresh vegetables and fresh fruit .
6.Take adequate amount of water.
7.Avoid oily and fast food..
8.Take hair spa every month.
9.Use henna twice a month.

Answered: Sun, 14 Apr 2013
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