I keep pulling my own hair out ????

Patient

Q: Hi. im 13 and ive been pulling my own hair out i dont know why i just have the erge to do it. i have 1 medium and 1 small bold patches and my friends have noticed them at school . some people call me bold and it makes me upset i have told my mum and my mum and dad thinks i have been cutting my hair out !? i wouldnt do that and over the years when i was smaller i used to like to cut my hair off with scissors and i moved schools in the middle of year five and i had nice long healthy brown hair and i had it cut to medium and over the past years it just keeps getting shorter and thiner and now my hair is a boys leanth . i really want a real hair wig and i like this one of ebay for 12.99 and i really want it i just cant affoured it i really want it because it could make me feel more confident.and i didnt want to go to my GP because mum and dad would find out then i would get in troule...

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