Hair fall is a problem when the rate of hair loss is more than the rate of hair regrowth. The signs of hair fall are losing hair in patches or clumps, thinning of hair, and hair becoming brittle and fragile. Many conditions like thyroid disease, PCOS, cancer, extreme weight loss, and scalp infection can result in hair fall.

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What should I do to control my hair fall and promote hair growth in my moustache and beard?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 27-year-old male. My height is 164 cm, and my weight is 46 kg. I am having severe hair fall and very less hair in my moustache and beard. My physique is not compromising as I am skinny. What should I do? Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Radha Peruvemba Hariharan

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Before starting treatment for your hair fall problem, we have to assess your health status. So, I suggest you do the following blood tests. 1) Complete blood count. 2) Thyroid function test. 3) Fasting and postprandial blood sugar. ...  Read Full »

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