Finding clumps of hair in the shower or on your hair brush is actually pretty normal. But when you start finding fist fulls, when do you suspect it’s something more serious?
Is your thyroid condition the reason you’re shedding hair? Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our Short Answer series. Mary Vouyiouklis-Kellis, MD, fields this one.
Did you know that low iron can cause hair loss in some people? Dermatologists Melissa Piliang, MD, and Alok Vij, MD, explain why.
Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Dermatologist Alok Vij, MD, answers this one about whether hair offers protection against skin cancer.
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If you’re worried that stress is making your hair fall out, read on. Tap or click on the answer to this true-or-false question to see what really causes hair loss.
If you’re looking for an effective hair loss solution, a treatment used to heal damaged joints may also fight alopecia. Find out how platlet-rich plasma therapy helps regrow lost hair.
Hair loss is one of the top concerns for women undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer. But a new, special device may help some women keep their hair, early results of a new study say.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Dermatologist John Anthony, MD, answers this one.
You see this B vitamin touted as a remedy for skin, hair and nail problems. But how well does biotin really work? We asked a dermatologist to weigh in.
Hair replacement methods have made leaps and bounds since the days of hair plugs and the “doll’s head” look, with more natural results. But is it right for you? Find out how everything from sex to age to hair color affects results.