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Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Relationship Splits Yield More than Split Ends

From Huffington Post:

Getting divorced is tough. Splitting your finances, your property, your kids, your time -- all of those factors can lead to high levels of stress. And according to a new study, all of that stress can lead to increased hair loss in divorced women.

Dr. Bahman Guyuron, the study's lead author, found that women who have had multiple marriages (including widows and divorcees) suffer more hair loss than those who are happily married. In men, marital status did not appear to impact hair loss patterns; genetics and excessive smoking were the top factors. He analyzed the lifestyles and hair patterns of 66 identical male twins and 84 female twins to determine which external factors contribute to hair loss.

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divorce is such a pain in the butt

Posted by: miami family lawyer | Dec 6, 2011 3:00:15 PM

The apprehension for extreme hair loss condition may result into baldness. It usually impacts adults, beginning from age 25. Hair loss may cause stress to many individuals and embarrassment to several people.

Posted by: ken paves | Jan 9, 2012 2:58:38 AM

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