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Hair Loss (INACTIVE)

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  • Teen's hair loss likely a result of genetics; treatment available

    Teen's hair loss likely a result of genetics; treatment available
    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My son, 19, has been losing his hair for about a year. He's been using a hair growth foam for about 6 months without much difference. He is healthy otherwise and exercises daily. He's a baseball player and wears a cap often, but this seems like a lot of hair loss for someone his age. Is there anything else he could do at this point? Should he see a dermatologist?
  • Simsbury Friends Show Solidarity In Fight Against Cancer

    Simsbury Friends Show Solidarity In Fight Against Cancer
    SIMSBURY — "Happy" by Pharrell Williams was playing over and over inside L Designs Hair Salon in Simsbury one morning in mid-March. The salon's owner, Linda Gelineau, was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and in an act of solidarity, she and...

    The Medicine Cabinet-Ask the Harvard Experts: Hair loss due to chemotherapy, radiation therapy for cancer is usually temporary

    Q: Can hair re-grow after radiation therapy and chemotherapy for brain cancer? What can I do to prevent hair loss? If I do lose my hair, are there any remedies to speed up re-growth? A: Hair loss can be a distressing side effect of chemotherapy and...

    Restoring hair, self-esteem

    Restoring hair, self-esteem
    Sandra Everett remembers the first time it happened. She was 13. While seated in a class — although she can't recall which one — she experienced irritation on her scalp. While attempting to stay attentive, she reached up to massage her head....

    Hope for the balding? Scientists trigger new hair growth

    Hope for the balding? Scientists trigger new hair growth
    In a feat that may provide hope to men and women who suffer from hair loss, researchers said they had successfully grown hair follicles in human flesh using implanted donor cells. While rodents have the ability to regenerate lost hair, scientists have...