It’s no secret that menopause brings about a host of uncomfortable changes. After all, those pesky hormones (we’re talking about you, estrogen and progesterone) seem to have an impact on damn near everything, from sleep and hot flashes to mood changes and vaginal dryness. Which brings us to the question at hand: Can menopause cause hair loss? We got the full scoop from Dr. Staci Tanouye, OBGYN, plus what you can do about it…because (spoiler) yeah, it definitely can.
Meet the Expert
Dr. Staci Tanouye is a board certified gynecologist in Jacksonville Beaches, Florida. She received her Doctor of Medicine from the Saint Louis University School of Medicine and completed her residency at the Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education in Rochester, Minnesota.