It has been said that stress can make you go grey, or cause you to lose your hair. But can it?
Worrying about life and several other things leads to loss of hair without even noticing because it is a slow process.
"Stress because you're late to work or you've got a heavy workload is not going to cause you to lose hair," she says. Short-term, everyday stress is not going to affect your body in such a way that your hair falls out. It takes something larger to do that. "Something that causes you to lose sleep," Mirmirani says, "or changes your appetite and raises the level of stress hormones."
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