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HAIR LOSS WISDOM by 4women Posted Mon 20 Jun 2011 10:04am Ever feel like you were losing an abnormal amount of hair?  It’s happened to me twice and I picked up some hair loss wisdom along the way. The first time was following the birth of my son.  I knew it was a normal part of my body’s post-partum adjustment so paid it little attention.  The second time was different.  There was no obvious c ... Read on »
What Causes Women’s Hair Loss? by Amanda Patient Expert Posted Sat 17 Mar 2012 12:34pm Several factors can cause hair loss in women. Medication, genes, illness, infection, and chemicals are just a few of the reasons women experience hair loss. Most women start to notice visible or significant thinning or loss in their 50s or 60s, but it can happen at any age, even much sooner, due to a wide variety of reasons. Female patter ... Read on »
Your Hair Style Could Be Causing Hair Loss by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted Wed 30 Nov 2011 1:01am If you’re worried about hair loss, you may be interested in this  hair loss research published in the British Journal of Dermatology .  It turns out that hairstyles involving tight braiding (corn rows) or hair extensions can lead to permanent hair loss. That’s right, gone…no more…bald patches for life.  The situation is made even worse i ... Read on »
Hair Loss and its Management in Children by Poh Tin Tan Posted Thu 26 Jan 2012 12:45am From Expert Review of DermatologyVibhu Mendiratta; Masarat Jabeen 01/15/2012; Expert Rev Dermatol. 2011;6(6):581-590. © 2011 Expert Reviews Ltd.AbstractHair loss in children can cause psychological stress to the parent and patient alike. Alopecia can be classified into congenital and acquired. Commonly encountered causes of pediatric alopecia (ti ... Read on »
Hair Extensions Can Lead to Baldness by Meg W. Patient Expert Posted Wed 07 Jan 2009 3:21pm Hair extensions can lead to permanent baldness. Recent research published in the British Journal of Dermatology concludes that this problem may be much more common than has been reported. According to the Daily Mail; Dermatologists say the extensions, which are attached to a person's real hair by glue, weaving or braiding, put such tens ... Read on »
None of us need to lose our precious hair, but hair thinning is actually a widespread craze as we age by lianehair Posted Wed 12 Sep 2012 10:14am None of us need to lose our precious hair, but hair thinning is actually a widespread craze as we age. This really is is especially true for males. One particular 1/4 in the douleur population will undergo hair loss by the time they achieve middle age. by age 60, numerous guys are either entirely bald or have some type of balding sample. This reall ... Read on »
How to make use of an Effective Herbal treatment to Regrow Hair damaged by Hair Extensions by fly78 Posted Thu 24 May 2012 6:58am Hair weaves and extensions when worn frequently can cause thinning and other hair loss conditions such as traction alopecia. Depending on the method of attachment, the damage caused could be anything from moderate to severe. Hair weaves based on the cornrow or track method when worn regularly can lead to traction alopecia because of how tight th ... Read on »
Five Ways to Stimulate Hair Growth by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted Tue 14 Aug 2012 9:01am Hair loss (alopecia) is common to both men and women. Causes may include hereditary factors, hormonal changes, infection, toxic exposures, cancer treatment, malnourishment, and even hair treatments. According to the Mayo Clinic website Overuse or improper use of hair-coloring products, hair straighteners and permanent waves can leave your ... Read on »
I Leave That On For 10 Minutes by wawahair Posted Thu 11 Oct 2012 11:39am Nizoral is a shampoo prescribed for seborrhoic dermatitis, dandruff and tinea versicolor (rash brought on by fungus) but has been revealed to own quite positive results on thinning hair. boThis men and women suffer from traction alopecia, and also the usage of Nizoral anti-dandruff shampoo demonstrates prome in assisting to handle boThis the si ... Read on »
Hair Loss ( Alopecia) by Jennifer D. Healthy Living Professional Posted Mon 03 Nov 2008 9:02pm Gorgeous hair Hair Loss Overview More than half of men and women in the United States experience hair loss. About 30% of people have hair loss by age 30 years, and about 50% have hair loss by age 50 years. Hair loss is so common that most of the time it is considered a normal variation and not a disease. Other animals closely rela ... Read on »