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  • Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness
    (25-May-2017)
    Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds

  • Scientists Uncover Root of Graying, Thinning Hair
    (08-May-2017)
    Findings in mice might lead to treatments that stop baldness and gray hair

  • Drugs for Prostate Trouble, Balding Not Linked to Suicide Risk
    (20-Mar-2017)
    However, medications like Propecia, Proscar may be tied to depression, study finds

  • Short, Bald Men May Have Their Genes to Blame
    (10-Mar-2017)
    Study finds DNA-based links between early hair loss, stature and other characteristics

  • 'Cooling Caps' May Halt Chemo-Linked Hair Loss
    (14-Feb-2017)
    One of two trials was stopped early because results were so strong

  • Geneticists Get to the Roots of Hair Loss in Men
    (14-Feb-2017)
    Researchers spot close to 300 genetic regions linked to baldness, which could provide targets for treatment

  • Health Tip: Coping With Hair Loss
    (10-Jan-2017)
    Seek your doctor's help

  • 'Cold Caps' May Halt Hair Loss in Breast Cancer Patients: Study
    (09-Dec-2016)
    Devices reduce blood flow to hair follicles during chemotherapy treatments

  • Arthritis Drug May Help With Type of Hair Loss
    (22-Sep-2016)
    Researchers saw regrowth in patients with the autoimmune disease alopecia areata

  • Survey Says: Hair Transplants Make Men Look Younger
    (25-Aug-2016)
    Study supports notion that balding men appear older, less attractive

  • New Moms' Hair Loss Usually Temporary, Expert Says
    (17-Aug-2016)
    Blame falling estrogen levels, and use these expert tips to conceal post-partum shedding

  • Health Tip: Losing Your Hair?
    (23-May-2016)
    Here's information that might surprise you

  • Today's Hair Style Could Cause Tomorrow's Hair Loss
    (29-Apr-2016)
    Black women who prefer scalp-pulling hairdos seem especially at risk, study indicates

  • Black Women's Hair Styling Choices Can Cause Hair Loss
    (04-Mar-2016)
    Survey finds the problem is undiagnosed, and may also have a genetic root

  • Scientists Report Finding 'Gray Hair' Gene
    (01-Mar-2016)
    They also identify a gene that influences curliness

  • Drugs Used in Cancer, Arthritis May Help Fight Hair Loss
    (23-Oct-2015)
    Mouse study shows promise, but it's too early to know if medications could treat baldness in people

  • Rare Condition Can 'Masculinize' Women
    (21-Oct-2015)
    Case report details how ovarian hyperthecosis leads to balding, excess body hair

  • Health Tip: Health Conditions May Lead to Hair Loss
    (23-Jan-2015)
    Here are potential causes

  • Health Tip: Losing Your Hair?
    (08-Dec-2014)
    Cause may not be in your genes

  • Male Pattern Baldness Tied to Prostate Cancer, Study Suggests
    (15-Sep-2014)
    Testosterone might be the link between the two, but more research needed to prove a connection

  • Early Research With Drug Restores Hair in Patients With Alopecia
    (18-Aug-2014)
    Immune disorder causes disfiguring hair loss, researchers say

  • Baldness Cure May Have Inched a Bit Closer
    (28-Jan-2014)
    In mouse study, scientists say they've used stem cells to grow large numbers of active follicles

  • Researchers Report Progress With Growing Hair
    (21-Oct-2013)
    But experts note the findings are preliminary, don't amount to cure for baldness yet

  • Don't Let Hair Care Lead to Hair Damage
    (20-Jul-2013)
    Dermatologist explains safe use of styling products, drying methods

  • Baldness Drug Propecia May Put Some Men Off Alcohol: Study
    (13-Jun-2013)
    Men with sexual side effects appear to drink less, even after they stop taking the drug

  • Buying Testosterone Supplements Online Can Be Risky
    (07-May-2013)
    Most sellers extol benefits with little mention of potential health hazards, study finds

  • Balding Men Could Face Higher Heart Risks, Study Finds
    (04-Apr-2013)
    But not those with a receding hairline, say Japanese investigators who analyzed previous research

  • Is Early Baldness in Blacks a Clue to Prostate Cancer?
    (26-Mar-2013)
    Hair loss by age 30 may raise risk, study suggests

  • Do Bald Men Face Higher Risk of Prostate Cancer?
    (22-May-2012)
    Study finding is preliminary, and men with full heads of hair may still have equal risk

  • Baldness Drug May Cause Sexual Side Effects: FDA
    (12-Apr-2012)
    A related compound is prescribed to treat enlarged prostate glands

  • Research Spots Potential New Target in Fight Against Baldness
    (21-Mar-2012)
    Study found levels of a particular protein much higher in bald spots

  • Selenium Supplements May Help -- or Harm
    (29-Feb-2012)
    Too much or too little of the mineral can hurt your health, evidence review finds

  • Men's Legs May Be New Source for Hair Transplants
    (22-Feb-2012)
    Hairlines require finer strands and for some patients legs offer a good supply, report shows

  • Drugs to Make You Look Beautiful -- But at What Price?
    (04-Nov-2011)
    Pill to prevent gray hair might be next in 'lifestyle' drug pipeline

  • Could Divorce Trigger Hair Loss in Women?
    (21-Sep-2011)
    Study shows it's the next strongest predictor of thinning locks after genetics

  • Health Tip: Why Am I Losing My Hair?
    (13-Sep-2011)
    Here are possible reasons

  • Mouse Study Uncovers the Roots of Gray Hair
    (16-Jun-2011)
    A particular type of signaling between two types of stem cells may be to blame, study finds

  • Braids, Weaves May Lead to Balding in Black Women
    (11-Apr-2011)
    If you have this problem, consult a dermatologist, researcher says

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Skin After Hair Loss
    (07-Apr-2011)
    Skin is more vulnerable to sun's rays without hair's protection

  • Sexual Side Effects From Propecia, Avodart May Be Irreversible
    (10-Mar-2011)
    Erectile dysfunction, depression and loss of libido persist in some patients, study finds

  • Could Hair Loss at 20 Signal Higher Prostate Cancer Risk?
    (16-Feb-2011)
    Researchers say these men may turn out to be candidates for screening, but more study needed

  • Stem Cell Defect Might Help Spur Common Baldness
    (04-Jan-2011)
    Finding might someday lead to hair-loss treatments, researchers say

  • Genes Tied to Hair Loss Disorder
    (30-Jun-2010)
    Findings may pave way for new treatments for alopecia areata, researchers say

  • Study Offers Insights Into Male Pattern Baldness
    (14-Apr-2010)
    Finding could lead to better treatment for hair loss conditions, experts say

  • Cancer Articles Tend to Focus on Positive Outcomes
    (16-Mar-2010)
    Newspaper, magazine stories shy away from negative side effects, end-of-life care, review finds

  • Health Tip: Why People Lose Their Hair
    (05-Jan-2010)
    Possible reasons behind excessive hair loss

  • Health Tip: Losing Your Hair?
    (12-Jan-2009)
    Here are possible solutions

  • New Genetic Links to Baldness Discovered
    (13-Oct-2008)
    The hope is the finding could one day lead to a screening test

  • Mouse Study Finds Molecule That Tells Hair to Grow
    (31-Jul-2008)
    Could one day lead to treatments for baldness, researchers say

  • Countdown to Hair Loss
    (16-Jun-2008)
    Study offers method to gauge whether you're bound for baldness

  • Health Tip: Women Have Pattern Baldness, Too
    (06-Jun-2007)
    Here are possible solutions

  • Hair Follicles May Regrow After Head Wounds
    (16-May-2007)
    Finding in mice could lead to dermabrasion baldness treatments, scientists say

  • Health Tip: Understanding Male Pattern Baldness
    (11-Apr-2007)
    The condition often is hereditary

  • Hair-Loss Drug Skews Prostate Cancer Test
    (05-Dec-2006)
    Propecia lowers PSA levels in the blood, study finds

  • Health Tip: Understanding Alopecia
    (09-Nov-2006)
    Autoimmune disease causes bald patches on scalp

  • Baldness Gene Identified in Russian Families
    (09-Nov-2006)
    Finding could lead to treatment for more common form of hair loss, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Why am I Losing my Hair?
    (15-May-2006)
    Things that can trigger hair loss

  • Cancer Gene Also Involved in Hair Loss
    (01-May-2006)
    Finding might lead to genetic therapy for baldness, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Will I Go Bald?
    (30-Jan-2006)
    The answer lies in your genes

  • Health Tip: Hair Loss in Women With Cancer
    (14-Oct-2005)
    A wig can help you look and feel better

  • Health Tip: Coping with Hair Loss
    (18-MAY-2005)
    Talk to your doctor about treatment

  • Health Tip: Hair Loss in Women
    (09-MAR-2005)
    How not to make it worse

  • Health Tip: Skin Disease Causes Baldness
    (17-DEC-2004)
    Understanding alopecia areata

  • Health Tip: Hair Apparent
    (02-DEC-2004)
    Modern anti-baldness therapies involve hair relocation