Is there really a cure for baldness?

A true cure for baldness does not yet exist. Some procedures show promise, such as hair cloning, which will perhaps be available as early as 2027. Stem cell procedures are still in the formative stages and currently stem cells cannot address hair loss at all. If you are looking to pop a pill or get
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Does baldness skip a generation?

Male-pattern baldness (MPB) is a genetic condition that “runs in the family.” If your father and uncles are all in varying stages of baldness does this mean you are destined to lose your hair, or does baldness skip a generation? There is no easy answer to this question. As with many genetically inherited conditions it
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Does your baldness gene come from your mother or father?

There are a lot of myths and misinformation about the genetic causes of male pattern baldness (MPB). One of the most enduring is that a man inherits the genetic propensity for MPB from his mother. While there is some truth to this, it is not the whole story. The primary baldness gene is on the X,
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How to Prevent Hair Loss in Men and Women

  You may be experiencing hair loss, and that may be causing you alarm or even anxiety. You may be wondering if you can get your hair back, or prevent hair loss in the first place. Let’s get straight to the facts. Daily hair loss is normal Many people are alarmed to see dozens of
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Treatment Options for Early Signs of Balding

If you are seeking out information about the early signs of balding, it’s very likely that you believe you are experiencing the beginning stages of male pattern baldness (MPB) yourself. There are options for early signs of balding While it can be alarming and even cause anxiety to note that you seem to be losing
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Balding at 20? Is it time for a hair transplant?

  When and why it may be too early for a hair transplant. If you are a relatively young man who is noticing signs of hair loss, it can be quite distressing. You may have begun to notice your hair thinning or receding at the temples but still intact at the forehead. If you are
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What is the Ludwig Scale?

The Ludwig hair loss scale illustrates progressive hair loss patterns in women. It defines several common types of hair loss patterns associated with female pattern baldness and can help you determine your level of hair loss. It is useful for purposes of diagnosis and discussion and can help you and your doctor determine next steps.
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