Coping with cancer - hair loss

Cancer treatment - alopecia; Chemotherapy - hair loss; Radiation - hair loss

Many people who go through cancer treatment worry about hair loss. While it may be a side effect of some treatments, it does not happen to everyone. Some treatments are less likely to make your hair fall out. Even with the same drug, some people lose their hair and some do not. Your health care provider can tell you how likely it is that your treatment will make you lose your hair.

Why Cancer Treatments can Cause Hair Loss

What to Expect

Tips to Deal with Hair Loss

Care for Thinning Hair

How You May Feel About Losing Your Hair

Your New Hair