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    Hair loss and menapause?
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    doggoats posted:
    I have noticed for the past few weeks that I am losing a lot of hair in the shower. I am just wondering if this is part of menopause or not? I have been losing a few strands of hair for about 6months - but nothing like this.
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    Anon_6061 responded:
    Menopause and thyroid dysfunction are two common causes of hair loss. I am in "surgical menopause" and I lost a HUGE amount of hair in a matter of months. And it has never stopped falling out. Are you having any other menopausal type symptoms?


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