Traction Alopecia: What Is It and Can It Be Prevented?

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Losing your hair can be frightening and even an extremely emotional experience, especially for younger people who are otherwise in good health. In this post, we’ll explore one answer to hair loss: traction alopecia. What Is Traction Alopecia? Alopecia is a general term for hair loss [1]. Alopecia can affect just your scalp or the hair throughout your whole body. …