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Dental Disease Causes Hair Loss?!

December 5th, 2007 · No Comments

According to a report at, infection on teeth has been linked to localized hair loss, known as alopecia areata, which had no known origin. Only 1/1000 people have the condition, which causes patchy hair loss on the scalp and body. Researchers suggest that people who notice hair loss of this type visit the dentist for a checkup. Learn more about the link between hair loss and dental disease here!

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