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How can I control this hair loss ?

I'm 21yrs male and I've noticed a considerable decrease in my hair density. It's thinning by the day. Each time I brush my hair I find tens of strands fall apart. I still have a good amount left on my scalp though. How can I control this hair loss. My father is bald. Will medication help or must I wait till I lose a lot and consider hair transplantation
Asked On : Fri, 10 Sep 2010
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Pediatrician 's  Response
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Read your prob, there are some most common cause of hair fall, they are heriditary, lack of vitamins n minrals in diet, dendruff. you should rule out the cause. you should take protine n vitamins riched diet. ifyou have dendruff , apply any antifungal shampoo. this trial helps in growing healthy hair.
Answered: Tue, 30 Aug 2011
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Pediatrician, Infectious Diseases Dr. Hema Yadav's  Response
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Yes in males, hair los s is hereditary called as androgenic alopecia.
But that doesn't mean you should not try medications or prevention.
You should visit a trichologist for should also take a nutritious diet, plenty of water and exercise daily to improve general health.But you should keep your expectations realistic and be practical rather than expecting a miracle.
Answered: Tue, 30 Aug 2011
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