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Why do people go bald?
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Why are most men bald?
Why do people become bald?
How do people become bald?
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Bald people tend to have higher levels of testosterone (the male growth hormone) this is why some of the sexiest men are bald, patrick stewart, yul bryner, etc. Don't ask me about Capt. Kirk, maybe he's the exception that proves the rule.
generally its genetic, if your father went bald and your male then there is a fair chance you will to. People go bald because the hair folicles become dormant and no longer produce hair. There is no real cure for this but it doesnt stop companies making billions of dollars producing so called hair restoration products.
As herghost said, its genetic. Its a sex-linked trait connected to a male's chromosome. So women are less likey to become bald. However, if ONE male has the gene and passes it and the the female has a dominant gene for baldness the child will be bald. It can be solved with a simple punnet square using XY chromsome bases.
Some people become bald from cancer.
I do not know but I can find out I trully believe it is a genetic thing in life