We’ve come to accept stress as part of our daily lives. But for women, and more and more young women, there’s a new and devastating effect from stress—losing their hair.
Miss Delaware 2010, Kayla Martell, is living with alopecia, a condition which causes hair loss. She even competed in pageants without hair.
While it’s normally considered a man’s problem, hair loss is a growing issue among women. Dr. Francesa Fusco hit The Couch to fill us in on why this is happening – and what women can do to prevent hair loss.
For many women their hair is their crowning glory and suffering unexpected hair loss can be devastating, especially when that hair loss is triggered by a common prescription medication.