Home > Medical > Hair loss Why do men go bald? Hair loss is something many men have to deal with at some stage in their life. But what exactly is it that causes millions of guys to go bald, especially as they get older? A tooth infection can cause you to go bald There is a close relationship between infection outbreaks on teeth and the a type of hair loss which has an unknown origin. 10 interesting facts about your hair Most of us give our hair lots of attention, but do we really know much about it? Have a look through these 10 amazing facts about hair and see how many surprise you… Latest in Hair loss Scalp tattoos: a way to cope with hair loss Some men show off their bald heads with confidence, while other men feel uncomfortable with losing their hair. Hair transplants do make men appear younger A study validated that most men feel more attractive when they have more hair, and observers in the study tended to agree. Why do babies lose their hair? Why are some babies born with a full head of hair, only to lose it and have it grow back, while others are born nearly bald? Your weave or braids could cause hair loss Almost half of black women surveyed have experienced hair loss - could braids, weaves and other hairstyles be to blame? load more Your Hair loss Guide Hair loss (alopecia) is a normal part of ageing for both men and women, however it can also be caused by certain medications, illness and genetics. There are several treatment options for hair loss which vary greatly in terms of cost and efficacy, these include laser therapy, medication and natural remedies for hair growth. What is hair loss (alopecia)? Types of hair loss Causes of hair loss Signs and symptoms of hair loss Hair loss diagnostics and tests How is hair loss treated?