'What Causes Hair Loss in Women?'
Q: I am a 54-year-old housewife. My problem is that my hair has been thinning. This condition I probably inherited from my mother because she and her two sisters have the same problem. What causes hair loss in women? Is there anything I can do to stop my falling hair? --firstname.lastname@example.org.
A: There are many causes of falling hair in women including hormonal disturbances brought about by pregnancy and some endocrine diseases; psychological stress and disorders; crash dieting; infections (fungal or bacterial); skin diseases like seborrhea and psoriasis; systemic illnesses like cancer and lupus erythematosus; drugs like some anti-cancer medications; physical and chemical trauma …
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Publication information: Article title: 'What Causes Hair Loss in Women?'. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Manila Bulletin. Publication date: August 13, 2012. Page number: Not available. © 2009 Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp. COPYRIGHT 2012 Gale Group.
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