• Why Am I Shedding So Much? We Asked A Doctor, So You Don't Have To

    10 days ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Are your stray hairs everywhere? On your desk, your pillow, clogging your shower drain, and all over your sweater? Here, general internal medicine specialist Dr. Seema Marwaha answers some of the questions about shedding that you'd rather not have to ask.
    How much hair do people actually shed, on average?
    The average human head has between 100,000 and 150,000 hairs on it. For most people, 90 percent of the hair on your head at any given time is in a growing phase, while about 10 percent is in a “resting” phase. Resting-phase hair falls out to create room for new growths.
    It's not uncommon...
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