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Old 08-30-2010, 05:36 PM   #1
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hair thinning and nails

I am 56 i am not on any hormones, and i have started to have hair thinning and! brittle nails, HELP

 
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Old 08-31-2010, 11:19 AM   #2
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Re: hair thinning and nails

lavon56: Look up Estrogen Dominance - hair loss is one of the 40 or so symptoms/side-effects of it.

 
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Old 03-31-2011, 03:39 PM   #3
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Re: hair thinning and nails

you mentioned 40 symptoms? can you name them?

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Re: hair thinning and nails

Fena: Here goes - Acceleration of the aging process
Allergies
Breast tenderness
Decreased sex drive
Depression
Fatigue
Fibrocystic breasts
Foggy Thinking
Headaches
Hypoglycemia
Increased blood clotting (increasing risk of strokes)
Infertility
Irritability
Memory loss
Miscarriages
Osteoporosis
Premenopausal bone loss
PMS
Thyroid dysfunction mimicking hypothyroidism
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Fibroids
Water retention, bloating
Fat gain, especially around the abdomen, hips and thighs
Gallbladder disease
Autoimmune disorders such as Lupus erythematosus and thyroiditis and possibly Sjogren's disease
Loss of zinc and retention of copper
Reduces oxygen levels in all cells
Increases risk of endometrial cancer
Depression
Salt and fluid retention
Increase risk of breast cancer
Slightly restrains osteoclast function
Reduces vascular tone
And there's another one that wasn't on this list - SEIZURES!!!!!!!!!!!!

 
Old 04-01-2011, 09:00 AM   #5
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Re: hair thinning and nails

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Fena: Here goes - Acceleration of the aging process
Allergies
Breast tenderness
Decreased sex drive
Depression
Fatigue
Fibrocystic breasts
Foggy Thinking
Headaches
Hypoglycemia
Increased blood clotting (increasing risk of strokes)
Infertility
Irritability
Memory loss
Miscarriages
Osteoporosis
Premenopausal bone loss
PMS
Thyroid dysfunction mimicking hypothyroidism
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Fibroids
Water retention, bloating
Fat gain, especially around the abdomen, hips and thighs
Gallbladder disease
Autoimmune disorders such as Lupus erythematosus and thyroiditis and possibly Sjogren's disease
Loss of zinc and retention of copper
Reduces oxygen levels in all cells
Increases risk of endometrial cancer
Depression
Salt and fluid retention
Increase risk of breast cancer
Slightly restrains osteoclast function
Reduces vascular tone
And there's another one that wasn't on this list - SEIZURES!!!!!!!!!!!!

 
Old 04-01-2011, 09:19 AM   #6
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Re: hair thinning and nails

thanks for replying. i'm assuming these are all peri-post menopause? i was wondering if you have had any problems with your legs like with some other women?

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Old 08-01-2011, 11:22 AM   #7
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Re: hair thinning and nails

its not always caused by estrogen dominance as I've had my estrogen levels checked and the numbers are low so trying to get them back up
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