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Understanding Hair Loss -- Treatment
WebMD explains the various treatments for hair loss.
Understanding Hair Loss -- Prevention
WebMD gives you tips on preventing hair loss.
Understanding Hair Loss Signs & Symptoms
Learn more from WebMD about the various symptoms of hair loss in men, women, and children.
WebMD looks at the causes and treatments of common hair problems, including gray hair, hair loss, hair damage, and greasy hair.
Drug-Induced Hair Loss
WebMD explains how certain medications can lead to hair loss.
Hair analysis uses samples of hair for DNA analysis or to detect illegal drug use (such as the use of cocaine). Hair samples are tested using various chemicals and analyzed under a microscope.
Alopecia Areata - Surgery
Surgery to cover bald areas of the scalp may be used to treat hair loss. If successful, surgery may be a permanent treatment for hair loss.
Hair Loss - When To Call a Doctor
Call your health professional if your hair loss is sudden, rather than gradual.
Hair Loss - Medications
Medications for hair loss can slow thinning of hair and increase coverage of the scalp by growing new hair and enlarging existing hairs. However, they need to be taken continuously.