Narrow 77 questions by:

Sort by:
  • Most visited
  • Recent
  • Answers

Depression and Chronic Stress - Can They Cause Hair Loss?

I have been experiencing chronic stress for a long time, about 5 years non-stop. From this I developed depression and suicidal thoughts. My question... READ MORE

Is there a way to test hair follicles to see if they are active or dead?

I'm trying to figure out if my recent hair loss was due to stress or DHT and if there's any hope in reviving the follicles READ MORE

Can Minoxidil treatment be used short-term if hair loss is temporary and due to stress?

I experienced a particularly traumatic and stressful event near the end of last year (late November 2014). About 3 months after the event, my hair... READ MORE

Hormone Imbalance and Hair Loss Are They Related? (photo)

Is it true stress over a prolonged period of time can cause hair loss, and "flight-or-flight" syndrome? I work night shift as a security... READ MORE

How can I treat my hair loss?

I am 57 years old. for the past 6 years I have lost almost all of my hair. I had blood tests for hormonal changes, iron shortages, etc. I have been... READ MORE

Hair loss due to stress and bad diet. Will these hairs grow back now that I'm eating healthy?

My hair loss has accelerated due to stress and not eating. Will those hairs grow back now that I'm eating and eating healthy and if so, how long will... READ MORE

23 year old female. I have had hair loss problem for 4 years now. What is the right treatment?

It starts in May.2 months before the hair loss each year my nails become brittle.In the first year, it was because of stress.The second year I was... READ MORE

I am a 24 year old male who has suddenly started to lose a large amount of hair constantly on a daily basis creating bald spots.

I used to have a lot hair more than the average man, however I recently moved from Texas to California and has been hit with severe homesickness,... READ MORE

Can chronic telogen effluvium be caused by stress such as anxiety (diagnosed GAD)? Is rapid hair shed (300 a day) be from AGA?

I have had hair shed and loss since I was 16, after going on a crash diet. It has been 8 years and I have tried everything from a healthier diet to... READ MORE

How can I get my hair thicker? (photo)

I get many stresses from my school and I think it makes my hair to loss.I also have acne .I think these two problems are connect due to hormonal... READ MORE

Regrow Hair? What can I use to promote hair growth and have a full hairline again?

I am a female in her early 20s with no underlying health issues except a slightly lower than normal ferritin levels. My hair is naturally very thick,... READ MORE

I have hair loss and I'm 20 yrs old. It happened when I was 17 due to strong stress. Any suggestions? (photos)

Thank to you Dr William Rassman for responding to my question iwant to ask you another question if i have a hereditary hairloss why minoxidil wasn't... READ MORE

Why does my hair stay at the same length and doesn't grow longer no matter what I do? Same length as 5 months ago.

Genetics: All my sisters have a thick head of hair and never had thinning issues. My mom still has more hair than I do. Im 36 years old. I eat... READ MORE

Hair loss due to stress. What is the treatment?

What are the treatment options for hair loss due to stress? I am a 42 years old female with no history of hair loss. READ MORE

I lost half of my hair in a 2 month period.Is it a emergency?

I lost half of my hair in the last 2 months.Though bald spots are not visible yet there is a dramatic change in density.I have other problems include... READ MORE

Why is it so hard after scalp-hair check, labs,history to tell AGA from CTE?Is stress induced shedding a real diagnosis?(photos)

Hair loss derm checked my scalp & hair (I'm in 17th month of..CTE?) Labs AOK. Ferritin 110. He said I had a lot of hair but he saw thin hairs; wasn't... READ MORE

Am I experiencing Male Pattern Baldness? I'm 20 years old (Photo)

My family does have a history of MPB but it only happened after they turned 50 or so...the past two years had been very stressful for me so i was... READ MORE

What should I do for extreme hair loss?

I am a 24 years old girl. I have long hair. For the past 2-3 years i have experienced hair loss which has increased a lot nowdays. Only 1/4 of my... READ MORE

I'm a 19 year old female. What can I do to stop my hair from thinning?

There's no history of hair loss in the women of my family. The thinning is sudden, and all over most noticeably at the front of my hairline and... READ MORE

No matching results