Telogen Effluvium – is it something to worry about?

Telogen effluvium is one type of hair loss that mainly affects women. This type of hair loss is directly related to the hair’s life cycle and the lengthening of the telogen phase, which is the phase when the hair is shedding. It can occur for many different reasons – for example, due to a specific illness, stress, improper diet, or hormone issues. How can telogen effluvium be diagnosed, and where should one go to treat this problem?