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Hair Loss: 6 Treatments for Women and 2 for Men

Hair loss is often associated with men and aging, but it can happen to women and children, too. Many people have thinning hair or bald areas on their head.


NEED HAIR: Pinpointing the cause of a patient’s hair loss

Telogen effluvium (TE)—temporary hair loss due to the shedding of telogen (resting phase of hair cycle) hair after exposure to some form of stress—is one of the most common causes of diffuse non-scarring hair loss from the scalp.TE is more common than anagen (growing phase of hair cycle) hair loss.


Baldness cure could be found in an osteoporosis drug, study finds

A drug originally designed as a treatment for the bone-thinning disease, osteoporosis, is being considered as a possible breakthrough treatment for bald people.