Can a brain tumor cause hair loss?

Answer Brain tumors do not cause hair loss. However, radiation therapy and chemotherapy, treatments for brain tumors, may leads to hair loss.SymptomsCommon symptoms of brain tumors include frequent and se... Read More »

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Is brain cancer and a brain tumor the same thing?

Interesting that you bring this up.Primary brain malignancies have always been called brain "tumors" rather than "cancer of the brain."Yet many are clearly cancerous, locally invasive, progressing ... Read More »

Do you HAVE to get hair loss after a brain tumour?

Hair loss occurs during chemotherapy. But for a brain tumor, some surgery is needed and for the doctors to access the brain they need to shave part of the head. Also in chemo it takes a few days af... Read More »

Does Blow Drying Hair Cause Hair Loss?

Blow drying can cause permanent damage to hair strands which result in devastating effects, such as hair loss. Blow drying dries out hair, weakens hair shafts and then results in permanent hair bre... Read More »

Does Dyeing Your Hair Cause Hair Loss?

Hair loss affects both men and women. Many women and some men dye their hair regularly. You may wonder if dyeing your hair is contributing to hair loss. According to Dr. Judith Reichman, a contribu... Read More »