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Hair loss

Hair loss

hair loss may be associated with aging, hormones (androgens) or genetic predisposition. The pattern of baldness in women is different from that of men. In women there is thinning of the hair all over the scalp, but the frontal hairline is maintained. The hair loss is usually permanent. Treatment has been successful with topical minoxidil in some cases.

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DNA changes?

I agree with Efralin. You should go to the doctor and get tested. Loss of pigment in hair and skin usually associated with malnutrition...

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by Cat
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Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA changes?
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by surgeongirl
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Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
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by Olympic
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Topic: Help please
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by kelda
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Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium

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by ripplebunny
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Forum: Genetics
Topic: Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium
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