Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up
Hair Loss!!!! D:
avatar
Ran_Mao posted:
AGHHH!!!!!
My hair has been falling out in clumps! It hasn't gotten to the point where it is all gone, but after I comb my hair, thick clumps fall out! I used to have such thick, shiny hair, but now.....
Even though I've been slowly increasing my calorie intake, I guess it's too late. Is there anything I can do to help prevent myself from losing all my hair?!?!?!
I was REALLY getting so much better emotionally, but now I feel so depressed and angry at myself!
Reply
 
avatar
Caprice_WebMD_Staff responded:
It can take a while for our hair to recover from any period of stress, health issues or nutrition problems.

Are you in therapy at all to help you continue to take care of your emotional needs. Don't give up on this now. It took a while to get to this point and it will take time to move beyond it. (((hugs)))

(I've had a few times in my life where my hair really suffered as you describe and it did end up returning to health again after a few months of health.)
You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
~Christopher Robin to Pooh
 
avatar
shadowrose7 replied to Caprice_WebMD_Staff's response:
I think the same has happened to me. I started taking medication to help me cope with my problems but I think my hair was also affected due to stress.


Spotlight: Member Stories

Im a 19 girl off to college in the Fall. I've had anorexia for almost two years now and am entering a stage of "recovery". I'm not f...More

Helpful Tips

How to increase Font Size
Hold down the Ctrl key and the plus sign key at the same time. Do this as many times as you need until you get to a font size that works ... More
Was this Helpful?
11 of 21 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.