By Lauren MacWhirter, Savannah, GA
Distributed with permission from trichieblog.wordpress.com
 
Most sources agree that trichotillomania is more common in women than men. However, studies also show that men are less likely to report on mental health issues in general, making it difficult to accurately measure the gender gap. One way to tackle this problem is by sharing the stories and experiences of men with these disorders. Writer Lauren MacWhirter recognized this need, interviewing four male community members for her blog. Here is what they shared with her. Click here to read more.