The Social Cost of Trichotillomania

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The Social Cost of Trichotillomania
[caption id="attachment_597" align="alignright" width="232"] Dr. Jamye Shelton Pelosi[/caption] Trichotillomania—“trich” for short—is a hair-pulling disorder which is believed by researchers to have neurodevelopmental roots. It falls under the umbrella of obsessive-compulsive disorders in the DSM-5, and is an example…