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During pregnancy, hormonal changes can affect how your hair looks and
After pregnancy, your hair's growth cycle returns to normal. Hair
that would normally have been shed during the last few months is now ready to
die and be replaced. So don't be surprised if you lose more hair than normal
during the first year after childbirth.
Current as of:
June 4, 2014
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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