hair loss

PRP for hair lossPRP is a simple, safe treatment option for patients with hair loss, as long as expectations are managed.
The pink taxSome drugs associated with a 40% higher cost for women
New challenges, opportunities in autoimmune disease treatment
New challenges, opportunities in autoimmune disease treatmentAllegheny Health Network’s Susan Manzi, MD, MPH, discusses the healthcare needs of patients with lupus and other autoimmune disorders.
Does hair dyeing facilitate hair loss?Hair dyeing does not inhibit hair growth, but it may cause hair loss by damaging the hair that is color treated.
What are the dietary recommendations for hair growthMany dietary supplements have entered the market to support increased hair growth
Why do people with long hair lose more hair?It appears that patients with long hair are more often concerned about hair loss.
Alternative treatments for hair lossHair loss is an emotionally traumatic experience for patients, and the standard therapeutic armamentarium is frustrating at best. Fortunately, there are several promising supplements and topical botanical agents on the horizon for alopecia.
Central centrifugal cicatricial alopeciaSpeaking at a session on community-based partnerships with hair stylists held during the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, dermatologists said reaching out to business professionals in the community is a means of finding African-American women who have CCCA and other forms of hair loss prevalent in African-American women earlier, when they would clearly benefit from seeing a dermatologist for treatment. Learn more
Alopecia: New hope for the hopeless
Alopecia: New hope for the hopelessA drug approved for treating psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis also appears to be effective in spurring hair growth. Learn more.
Scalp tattooing for hair loss?
Scalp tattooing for hair loss?If you could confidently recommend scalp tattooing to your hair loss patients, would you?