Iowa Boy Pulls Out His Hair and Goes Bald

Hair loss is a common problem that can be caused by a variety of conditions. Imagine, though, it happening to a young boy because he pulled out his hair. That's what Max Sherwood of Riverdale, Iowa, had to endure. Max, 11, has trichotillomania, a psychological disorder that causes people to pull out hair from their head and other parts of the body to the extent that it causes patches of baldness. "He started to pull out his eyebrows when he was in second grade, then he quit," mother...Full Story
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