BSF - hair loss

16-19Oct2017

ASK THE EXPERT - BSF and talkhealth will be teaming up to offer our community the opportunity to put their hair loss questions to our panel of dermatology experts. Alopecia, stress and pregnancy are just some of the many causes of hair loss. If you or someone you know has a question about hair loss speak to our experts Dr Anjali Mahto, Dr Nisith Sheth and Dr Sharon Wong about advice and support for coping with hair loss and the treatment options available. Experts available to answer your questions Thursday 19th October – but you will be able to post your questions in the forum from Monday 16th October.

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  • Dr Anjali Mahto

    Consultant Dermatologist and British Skin Foundation spokesperson

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  • Dr Nisith Sheth

    Consultant Dermatologist and British Skin Foundation spokesperson

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  • Dr Sharon Wong

    Consultant Dermatologist and British Skin Foundation spokesperson

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