Is the Stress in Your Mind Causing Stress on Your Hair?

…..Continuing our discussion on hair loss in women…. …..Remember how our mothers always told us that stress could cause so many problems and make us feel terrible?  As always, our mothers were right.  For women, a severe illness, psychological stress, or having a baby are inciting stressful events that can cause physical effects.  One of…

Women: Your Most Common Cause of Hair Loss

…..More about hair loss in women… …..The most common cause of hair loss in women is androgenetic alopecia (AGA), which is also known as female pattern hair loss.  This is a genetic disease that can be inherited on many genes, but it does not affect everyone who carries the genes.  By menopause, 40% of all…

Why Is Hair Loss Harrowing You?

…..Hair loss in women continued… …..For most patients, a careful history of their hair loss will give a good indication of the cause.  There are many questions to be considered; the following are some of them.  Is the loss diffuse or is it in a specific area?  If it is in a specific area, it…