Why am i getting excess hair loss after recovery from thyroid ?
Hello ! Hairs from all over my body (specially back and on head ) are falling .. I was suffering from TYPHOID but at that tym my hairs were OK ! After 1 month of getting rid of typhoid ,, my hairs Falls more and more ! Can you plx tell me WHY ?? I m in deep trouble ,, Should i get BALD ?? Give me complete answer ! M w8ing !
The condition you are suffering from is called TELOGEN EFFLUVIUM.This is a very common problem,which is actually the result of stress or typhoid you had 1 month back.
After a month or two of any stress full condition (typhoid in your case),one tends to loose hair in bulk.
The hair which is lost here is called telogen hair ,and it has a small white end if you can observe it closely.
There is no point getting your hair shaved,it is not going to help you.This problem is temporary ,and wold resolve with time.I would advice you to take good diet and take good rest.
If needed you can apply minoxidil solution over scalp for at-least 3-4 months.
I hope this answers your query,if you have any further questions ,you can write back to us.
Even taking your vitamin for hair loss, a certain amount of hair will fall out every month anyway. So don t be concerned by normal shedding. Problems arise when the shedding of hair is greater than the regeneration. Some things are associated with greater hair loss: * heavy metals like mercury, cadmium, and lead. * sudden weight loss * increased stress * excess copper (oral contraceptives can result in excess copper) * underactive thyroid gland * a diet low in b vitamins * women can lose more hair after childbirth Also, bleaching, perming and some colour treatments will cause a lot of hair breakage. Its important to understand these causes so you take the correct approach - you may not need a vitamin for hair loss. You may need to correct thyroid activity, or deal with heavy metals. If you re concerned about excess hair loss, it might be a good idea to find out what s causing it. A Checklist * Are there hereditary factors? * Are you taking any medications that might have hair loss as a side effect or that prevent absorption of any vitamin for hair loss you are taking? * Are you under a lot of stress lately? How many of these vitamins and nutrients are in your vitamin for hair loss? Folic acid - may delay the onset of grey hair, and is helpful in preventing hair loss. 500 - 2000 mcg (that s micrograms) per day Paba - some evidence from the 1940 s that it can help return grey or white hair to its original colour Biotin, Pantothenic acid, & niacin - these B vitamins are associated with hair health. silica - can be associated with hair loss. Supplementation of silica or silica rich herbs like horsetail are recommended more when hair follicles are still alive. 30 -50 mg per day zinc - associated with greyness and poor hair growth. May be beneficial for those with male pattern baldness, as it inhibits an enzyme associated with converting testosterone to DHT (wh
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