Causes of hair loss
Causes of hair loss There are many causes of hair loss.Your hair could be thinning for various reasons or combination of reasons.  In general terms, some of the most common reasons for hair loss or thinning are: Genetics Illness Poor Diet Stress Medications Pregnancy/ Childbirth Overuse of styling aids Hormonal  Imbalance Nutritional deficiencies Hair shaft Defects… (1 comment)

Hair Facts
Hair Facts The main constituent of hair is the protein Keratin. Keratin is a remarkable protein, which is resistant to wear and tear. It is the protein that makes up feathers, claws, nails and hoofs, as well as hair. Like other proteins, keratin has very large molecules made up of smaller units called amino acids,…

Hair Loss Due to PCOS
Hair loss due to PCOS is commonly found in women these days. The statistics are that Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) affects 5-10% of women of childbearing age, but the numbers should be much higher because  the condition often goes unrecognized and undiagnosed.  The current diets and lifestyles are making the condition more prevalent. Higher than normal…

Blood Tests for Hair Loss
Can blood tests for hair loss point to the diagnosis? Blood test can supply important information in cases of thinning hair and hair loss in both men and women. Ideally, the blood test should be taken after 12 hrs fast without any breakfast before 11 am in the morning. Follow up blood  tests should be taken…