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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience in Pediatrics
Pulling ur hair out.: It is an uncontrollable urge to pull or twist your hair out. It is categorized as an impulse control disorder.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
CBT: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and possibly psychotropic medications could be a good option.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
Psychiatrist: Don't yell at me - i'm not saying you're "crazy", because you are not. If you had a stomach or nerve disorder you would go to a stomach or nerve speci ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Weiner
41 years experience in Psychiatry
It can be: Trichotillomania can be serious in the sense that if someone continues to pull hair out, it may cause social avoidance, which can then lead to other p ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gabriela Centurion
32 years experience in Psychiatry
It can be: Trichotillomania is a compulsion to pull ones hair out to relieve anxiety.It can lead to bald spots and can be disabling. It is treatable, though wit ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
15 years experience in Psychiatry
Hair pulling: Trichotillomania involves hair pulling that results in hair loss, and the pulling doesn't stop after hair starts thinning out.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernadette Onuoha
37 years experience in Psychiatry
Multidimensional : Trichotillomania could be regarded as multidimensional or nervous system disorder. The hair pulling usually occurs to relieve built- up tension but ca ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
If you meet the Criteria: See the article below. See a psychologist or psychiatrist or both for treatment if necessary. En.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/trichotillomania trichotillomania ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Therapy is: important - Consider Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavior Therapy, Psychotherapy, medications or hypnosis. I have seen wigs recommended both to i ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Hair pulling: This is a psychogenic disorder a little worse than just a bad habit, in which hairs are plucked from various parts of the body. Since the eyelashes a ... Read More

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