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Stress Hurts, and Not Just Mentally

Stress Hurts, and Not Just Mentally

If you’ve ever found yourself in a stressful situation - and chances are you have at some point in your life - you may have noticed some surprising physical symptoms, such as sweaty palms or a sick feeling in your stomach. This is because stress doesn’t just affect us mentally or emotionally - it also affects us physically.

Acne and Skin Issues

It’s true, stress does trigger acne in some people. It can also trigger psoriasis and other skin issues.

Weight Fluctuations

There are several ways stress can interfere with weight gain, weight loss and appetite. Everyone is affected differently by stress, but one of the most common concerns with stress is fluctuation of weight caused by emotional responses like overeating or even overeating caused by an imbalance of the stress hormone cortisol.

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JUL
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Can Stress Cause Hair Loss?

Can Stress Cause Hair Loss?
​ Americans are stressed. In fact, one Gallup poll determined that eight out of 10 Americans report feeling frequently or sometimes stressed in their daily lives. The two biggest contributors to high stress levels, according to participants in the study, were work and children. So, does stress cause hair loss? Science says yes! In fact there are th...
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MAY
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What to Do When Hair Loss Starts

What to Do When Hair Loss Starts
It can be heartbreaking, the moment you first notice your hair beginning to thin or your hairline beginning to recede. But for two-thirds of men age 35 and older, it's a reality they've had to face. By the time they reach age 50, 85 percent of men are facing hair loss or thinning. So, what should you do when you first notice this happening? You don...
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APR
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FUE Hair Restoration: A More Natural Solution

FUE Hair Restoration: A More Natural Solution
​ By 35 years old, two-thirds of men in the United States will experience hair loss of some degree. Because it's so common, you've probably heard about hair-loss surgery before - maybe you've even looked into it for yourself - but do you know what the difference is when it comes to traditional methods and FUE, or Follicular Unit Extraction, hair-re...
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JAN
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Hair Loss After Chemotherapy

Hair Loss After Chemotherapy
​ Cytostatic drugs, the ones most often used in cancer treatment, are extremely aggressive when it comes to killing cells. While this is great for kicking cancer cells to the curb, they also harm healthy cells in the process. One of the biggest side effects of these treatments is the killing of the cells in hair follicles that help hair grow. Not e...
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JAN
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5 Common Hair Transplant Myths

5 Common Hair Transplant Myths
There's nothing scarier to research online than medical procedures. It doesn't take long after googling a simple ailment to be convinced you have a deadly disease that can't be cured. The same is true for hair transplant procedures. There are a lot of myths out there that continue to be passed around even though there is no truth to them at all. He...
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