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Re: [IPk] Can diabetes cause body hair loss?

Hi Marc

I just remembered that thyroid can be related to body hair...so you
might want to have your GP check whether your thyroid function has
changed (not just whether it is in the "normal" range, but whether it
has changed since your last recorded thyroid test).


On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 9:40 AM, Marc Taylor <email @ redacted> wrote:
> Di,
>  I suppose being less ape like does have its advantages, certainly when
>  it comes to beach weather.  Just mildly uneasy as to why.  So do you
>  think 13 years of diabetes could be contributing, bearing in mind I
>  have no complications identified or symptomatic to date?
>  I'll see my GP tomorrow and ask for a precautionary check of my other
>  endocrine hormone levels <that were not checked last month>. But then
>  there has been no change in insulin sensitivity, which you would
>  expect to accompany any deviation in hormone levels.
>  Marc
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