Hair Loss and Breast Cancer

Posted on February 23, 2018

The hair loss that sometimes accompanies breast cancer treatment can be shocking and emotionally draining. This outward change draws unwanted attention and is a cause of isolation. Support becomes essential while dealing with hair loss.

On MyBCTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with breast cancer, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Hair is one of the top 10 topics most discussed.

Here are a few question-and-answer threads about hair:

Here are conversations that have taken place about hair:

Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MyBCTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.

Feel free to ask a question here.

A MyBCTeam Member said:

I lost ALL my hair with chemo, and was thrilled when I found peach fuzz just before Christmas. Best gift that year. I’m now on several meds that… read more

posted 3 days ago


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