Why is my cat suddenly shedding?

I own a gray short-haired tabby cat and she is extremely healthy. She eats only organic foods, gets brushed, gets let out in the garden everyday, is loved, and sleeps a lot. Yet now since I have come back after my vacation, I have come to see that she is balding in some areas in particular. On her lower belly, a... show more I own a gray short-haired tabby cat and she is extremely healthy. She eats only organic foods, gets brushed, gets let out in the garden everyday, is loved, and sleeps a lot. Yet now since I have come back after my vacation, I have come to see that she is balding in some areas in particular. On her lower belly, a spot on her arm and leg. I'm sure this is due to stress from me having been gone for a month but that was like 3 months ago. She continues to bald and continues to lick her her balding spots making is bald even more. Is she still stressed? Could she have picked up a bug while I was gone?She wasn't left alone, my family was with her
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