September 14 2009, 10:33 am PT | Posted in: Female Hair Loss
Snippet from the article:
You’ve heard of male pattern baldness, but did you know that 50% of all women experience significant hair loss by the time they reach 50? According to one study, major hair loss increased to 75% for women over age 65.
While harsh chemical treatments like bleaching and perms can contribute to hair loss in women, factors such as stress, poor nutrition, heredity, medical conditions, and chemotherapy are more common factors that cause the hair to fall out, and in some cases, permanently.
Read the full article: Hair loss in women increases with age
Interesting reading and some good information throughout!