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Rogaine side effects — what is the straight scoop?

Minoxidil, which is sold under the brand name Rogaine®, has been prescribed for hair loss since the 1980s. It is very effective in approximately 50% of people. It has no reported drug interactions, and millions of men and women use Rogaine every day without any side effects whatsoever. Like all drugs, it should be used
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I’ve lost a lot of hair – is it too late for a hair transplant?

Dr. Harris breaks down a hair loss scenario: How bad is the situation? If you are almost completely bald, except for the fringe of donor hair around the back and sides of your scalp, you have lost the equivalent of approximately 25,000 grafts. The number of available grafts in the average person utilizing a single harvest
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Hair loss treatment for women: are you a candidate for a hair transplant?

  If you are a woman suffering from hair loss, you know the feelings of distress this can cause. One thing is certain: you are not alone. According to an article in Harvard Health, one-third of all women experience hair loss at some point in their lives, and up to two-thirds of post-menopausal women experience
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Hair loss medications – what you need to know.

If you are experiencing hair loss, take hope. There are a number of FDA-approved medications that slow or halt hair loss in both men and women. Medications such as minoxidil (Rogaine®) and finasteride (Propecia®) are proven to slow the hair loss process, and have been prescribed for decades with very few side effects reported. These
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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 hairs
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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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How to treat hair loss — what are the options?

There are many options for treating hair loss, including topical, medical and surgical modalities. Each is effective in its own way, and many modalities can be combined. Combining options may help you save the hair you have, re-grow lost hair, and even move hair from areas where it is plentiful and robust to areas where
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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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Will I go bald? How to tell your follicular future.

Perhaps you recall the day you realized you might be losing your hair. It may have been while brushing your teeth that you noticed a loss of hair around your temples. Or it may have been that an acquaintance or buddy ribbed you about the appearance of a bald spot at your crown. Either way,
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