How will my hair disorder affect my quality of life?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Your quality of life will depend on how you handle your hair disorder. It will also depend on what kind of disorder you are experiencing. It may be that your disorder is temporary, in which case, you may be able to easily manage it until it passes. If your condition is permanent or prolonged, your quality of life could suffer greatly if you do not manage your condition on a daily basis.

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