| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:30 PM
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...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:12 PM
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....
| Jul 1, 2010
Carrie Greene's cancer doctor called her on a Saturday morning a few months ago and said he wanted to change her chemotherapy treatment.
"What do you think about losing your hair?" he asked.
Greene, 41, who has recurring breast cancer, had already...
| May 18, 2010
These days, a lot of balding men shave their heads instead of going for a comb-over, and they wear their hairless pates proudly.
But when women lose their hair—due to chemotherapy, an illness or a congenital condition like alopecia—children...
| Jul 1, 2010
In the past few years, medicine has made tremendous strides in the treatment of men's hair loss. With the advent of 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors such as Propecia and the evolution of surgical hair restoration, for many, living with noticeable hair loss is...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:56 PM
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...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:11 PM
Salon Remix is seeking hair donations for Children With Hair Loss, a nonprofit organization that provides customized human hair replacements at no cost to children who suffer from medically related hair loss.
Individuals interested in donating need...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Jesse McKissen, a senior at Northern State University, has been selected employee of the month for September at the Boys and Girls Club of the Aberdeen Area.
He has been employed at the club since May 2012. McKissen said that what he enjoys the most...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Step aside, Beyoncé: When Shailene Woodley decided to chop off her locks, she started a trend.
Woodley, "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" actress who played George Clooney's daughter in the Oscar-winning film "The Descendants," has always...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Shailene Woodley, who is currently starring in the indie drama "The Spectacular Now" and will next be seen in the dystopian sci-fi film "Divergent," is known for a lot of things: her warm personality, penchant for all things eco-friendly, acting chops ......
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:35 AM
PETOSKEY — Hair Reflections salon will host a free seminar focusing on women's hair loss from 7-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the Comfort Inn on U.S. 31 North in Petoskey.
The seminar will focus on the science of hair and hair loss, its emotional...