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sweetdreamsaremadeofbees Wed 01-Nov-17 21:52:30

I had a miscarriage in July at 8 weeks and I have noticed over the past few weeks that I'm really losing my hair.

I lost hair after my first pregnancy but I never expected to lose hair after a miscarriage...has this happened to anyone?

I'm now 8 weeks pregnant again and I'm not sure if my hormones are just all over the place.

SandSnakeofDorne Wed 01-Nov-17 21:54:25

Did you bleed heavily? If you are anaemic that can cause hair loss.

sweetdreamsaremadeofbees Wed 01-Nov-17 21:56:54

I did bleed very heavily but my iron has been checked since the mc and it was only my folic acid that was low

AnnabellaH Wed 01-Nov-17 22:09:11

Its the same hormone cycle as if you carried full term. Go get a trim. It can help. Mine stopped after 2 months and started to regrow another 2 weeks later.

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