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Hair loss may occur as part of an underlying disease, such as lupus or diabetes. Since hair loss may be an early sign of a disease, it is important to find the cause so that it can be treated.Some medicines can cause hair loss sucj as meds for gout, heart/HBP, blood thinners & antidepressants or a hormone inbalance. Get Checked by your doctor.

- Submitted by SUNSHINE6442 10/28/2011 in Living With Diabetes | 1 Comments
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DUSTYPRAIRIE 10/30/2011 10:47:00 AM

    I did not know this. I always thought my thinning hair, since I was in my 40's, was due to hereditary. I have a family member that was diagnosed with diabetes. I will be getting tested in November. Very timely info. Thanks for posting this.

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