Hair loss will affect just your scalp or your entire body. It could be due to heredity, certain medications or an underlying medical condition. Men, women and children could possible experience hair loss. Baldness typically refers to excessive hair loss from your scalp. Hair loss will appear in many different ways, depending on the problem that's causing it. It could come on suddenly or gradually and affect just your scalp or your whole body. Hair loss is temporary or permanent at times. The signs and symptoms of hair loss are gradual thinning on top of head, circular or patchy bald spots, sudden loosening of hair and full-body hair loss. Some conditions and medical treatments, such as chemotherapy for cancer, will result in the loss of hair all over your body. The hair usually grows back after treatment ends. The causes of hair loss are due to hormonal imbalance, which causes temporary hair loss. Temporary hair loss could be due to pregnancy, childbirth, discontinuation of birth control pills or the onset of menopause. Some medical conditions like thyroid problems, alopecia areata, scalp infections and other skin disorders
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on June, 2014