Can Stress and Anxiety Cause Hair Loss?

Stress and Hair Loss – Are they related?

stress causes hair lossNowadays, stress has become an integral part of our lives. Even the simplest day in our lives is stressful and you can not really change that. From school to work, from family to friends, everything stresses us and every person takes their daily “stress dose,” and the bad part is that it affects the body in a negative way, sometimes affecting the hair too.

Can stress cause hair loss and will it grow back? Yes, a research article by Calm Clinic,  shows that stress, apart from many other causes, can cause hair loss. So, if you always find a lot of hair on your pillow, don’t get panicked. Do not start to worry that you will become bald! Getting stressed about your hair loss can worsen your hair fall. Continue reading Can Stress and Anxiety Cause Hair Loss?

Causes of Hair Loss in Women and Treatments

Hair Loss in Women – Causes, Diagnosis and Treatments

hair loss in womenNearly 40% of women experience visible hair loss by the age 40. As per a Hair research article by WebMD, the most common causes of hair loss in women are related to medical conditions and hormonal changes. Some of these causes of hair fall are specific to women. If you notice that your hair are getting thinner or you are losing more hair than usual, you should see if any of the following common causes of hair loss in women apply to you.

Hormones – Women experience much more hormonal problems than men, and at a much higher frequency. Pregnancy, birth and menopause are all unique conditions for women that can affect the hormone levels and thus cause hair loss and even baldness. Continue reading Causes of Hair Loss in Women and Treatments

Diseases That May Lead to Hair Loss

What Diseases Can Cause Hair Loss?

alopecia areata hair lossMost people experience hair loss in the second phase of their lives. Hair loss and graying are typical aging symptoms, although not everyone is affected by it. Hair loss is usually a gradual process, but occasionally you may experience rapid hair loss. If you find large number of hair falling when taking a shower, there must be something ‘abnormal’ about your hair.

In many cases, a disease is responsible for speeding up the process of hair loss. Which diseases can cause hair loss? Hair loss can caused by a variety of factors, from various illnesses to poor nutrition to hormonal imbalances and stress. Certainly drastic operations and the repercussions that these have on your body can cause acute hair loss.  Continue reading Diseases That May Lead to Hair Loss