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Things Men with Thinning Hair Should Avoid

Things like stress, poor nutrition, and certain medicines can help contribute to male hair loss. Some of these are more easily resolvable than others. When a man notices that his hair is beginning to thin, there are a few things that should be avoided because they tend to make the thinning hair worse: • Products […]

How Much Everyday Hair Loss Is Normal?

If you feel like you’re losing hair, you are certainly not alone. We have all seen hair in the drain and wondered if it is something we should worry about. It may or may not be. The average person can lose as much as 100 hairs a day which may appear to be worse if […]

“International No Pulling Week”

October 1-7, 2014 is ”International No Pulling Week”. The purpose is to raise awareness about “trichotillomania” and the help available for it. Trichotillomania (TTM) is a disorder that causes people to have overwhelming urges to pull or twist their hair out from their own scalp, eyelashes, eyebrows, pubic area, underarms, beard, chest, legs or other […]

Stress and Hair Loss

Most people’s lives are very stressful at one time or another, but not everyone loses hair during these stressful episodes.  This is because people’s bodies respond in different ways to stress.  Not all experts agree, but it seems that people who are more susceptible to stress-induced hair loss are the ones who are more susceptible […]