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Premature hair greying

My 13 year old son is facing the problem of grey hair for last 2 years. At the same age i was also had the same problem which still persists. Please guide whether it is hereditary or there is some solution
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Dr. Manoj Agarwala
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Premature graying of hair is a nightmare for most Dermatologist.There are many reasons for premature graying as nutritional deficiencies or stress, environmental hazards,genetics and so on. A thorough evaluation will help identifying the cause of it. Though treatment options are limited and not very promising,still attempts could be made to prevent further graying of hairs. Existing ones may or may not regain normal colour. Hope it helps
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Screen yourself for nutritional deficiencies including vitamin D, Vitamin B12, Iron and zinc levels
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