Hair problems can range from headlice to hair loss, with many caused by an underlying condition. See the topics below to learn about different types of hair-related health conditions and issues.
Hair loss (known as alopecia) can be distressing. Before you can treat your hair loss, it's important to understand the cause. Learn more here.
Female pattern hair loss
Female pattern hair loss (androgenetic alopecia) is the most common type of hair loss and thinning in females. Learn about causes and treatments here.
Folliculitis is an inflammation affecting the hair-producing pores on your skin. Learn about causes, treatments and how to help prevent it.
Hair transplantation is a treatment option for baldness. It’s a surgery which transfers hair from where it is thicker to hairless areas of the scalp.
Head lice are tiny insects that feed on blood by biting skin. Here's what to do if your child's affected by lice - and how to prevent an infestation.
An ingrown hair occurs when you cut a hair and it grows back inside your skin. Learn all about ingrown hair causes and removal.
There are many different reasons why your head is itchy. Learn more about the causes and treatment options available.
Male pattern baldness
Learn about male pattern baldness and what treatment options are available.
Seborrhoeic dermatitis can occur on the scalp, face or torso or in areas that produce an oily substance known as sebum. Learn more about it here.
Trichotillomania is a mental health disorder where you feel compelled to pull out hair. It can cause embarrassment, but help is available.