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Under the Helmet: Vikings and Hair Loss

The Viking Age lasted from 800 AD to 1050 AD, during which time the people of Scandinavia the Vikings travelled vast areas of Europe for trade and conquest. Ships captained by these talented and…

The Viking Age lasted from 800 AD to 1050 AD, during which time the people of Scandinavia the Vikings travelled vast areas of…

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Beer Cooler Inspires Cancer Treatment Hair Loss Prevention

A man who invented the cooling cap, which can be used by cancer patients to help prevent hair loss from cancer treatment, has made a list of six inspiring people that Michael Hayman, the co-founder of…

A man who invented the cooling cap, which can be used by cancer patients to help prevent hair loss from cancer treatment, has made…

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Longer Hair on Older Women: Breaking the Taboo

Last week, Queen Elizabeth's personal stylist, Ian Carmichael, said that said that women in their 40s, 50s and beyond are wrong in thinking that cutting their hair shorter will help them turn back the…

Last week, Queen Elizabeth's personal stylist, Ian Carmichael, said that said that women in their 40s, 50s and beyond are wrong in…

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Miley Cyrus Reveals Her Long Locks Were Due to Hair Extensions

She's reinvented herself as a bottle blonde rock chic, but former teen star Miley Cyrus was previously known for being the epitome of the wholesome American girl, her hair worn long and either curly…

She's reinvented herself as a bottle blonde rock chic, but former teen star Miley Cyrus was previously known for being the epitome…

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George Bush Goes Bald to Honour Leukaemia Child

After learning that the two year old son of a member of his security team was battling leukaemia, former president George Bush Snr decided to shave his head as part of a charity effort to raise money…

After learning that the two year old son of a member of his security team was battling leukaemia, former president George Bush Snr…

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Beyoncé Gets Her Hair Stuck in a Fan, Can Injury Cause Permanent Hair Loss?

She's been delighting fans across the world with her Mrs Carter tour, where Beyoncé has been teaming her impressive vocal range with some killer dance moves. However, things didn't go quite to plan at…

She's been delighting fans across the world with her Mrs Carter tour, where Beyoncé has been teaming her impressive vocal range…

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Do you treat Lichen Planus?

Name: Ms Gebreab Question: I visited your branch at Victoria a while ago. I was told that the problem I had should be dealt with my GP. I have now got a name for my problem. A biopsy was taken from…

Name: Ms Gebreab Question: I visited your branch at Victoria a while ago. I was told that the problem I had should be dealt…

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Why is There an Age Limit of 65 Years for Use of Minoxidil?'

Name: RobertQuestion: Why is there an age limit of 65 years for use of minoxidil?Answer: Hi, Robert. It is the manufacturers of Regaine that can give the real answer as to why they put an age limit on…

Name: RobertQuestion: Why is there an age limit of 65 years for use of minoxidil?Answer: Hi, Robert. It is the manufacturers of…

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Seborrhoeic Dermatitis: Can It Cause Hair Loss?

Seborrhoeic dermatitis is a skin condition that creates red areas of skin that are covered with yellow greasy scales. The condition can emerge diffusely over the scalp, and can also extend to other…

Seborrhoeic dermatitis is a skin condition that creates red areas of skin that are covered with yellow greasy scales. The…

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$6 Million Locks of Love Hair Donations Unaccounted For Each Year

Nonprofit Investor, an independent charity evaluation company, has published a report stating that approximately $6 million worth of hair donations are unaccounted for each year by the charity Locks…

Nonprofit Investor, an independent charity evaluation company, has published a report stating that approximately $6 million worth…

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Message from SPEX - Contribute To The Bald Truth UK Show!

Hopefully many of you are aware of 'The Bald Truth UK Radio Show,' which I have helped co-host with Spencer Kobren since the first show several months ago. You can find past episodes of the show along…

Hopefully many of you are aware of 'The Bald Truth UK Radio Show,' which I have helped co-host with Spencer Kobren since the first…

Wash Your Hair Straight Away if You Think You Are Having an Allergic Reaction

Parabens: What Are They, And Are They Safe In Shampoo?

It often seems that every week a different ingredient used in the food we eat or the products that we use is linked to health problems, and when this happens there is usually little actual evidence to…

It often seems that every week a different ingredient used in the food we eat or the products that we use is linked to health…

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Hair Trends of 2013 – Will They Cause Hair Loss?

As fashion week continues, we're looking back to the Spring/Summer shows and taking a look at all the latest hair styles to try! That said, it’s important that you don’t do it at the expense of your…

As fashion week continues, we're looking back to the Spring/Summer shows and taking a look at all the latest hair styles to try!…

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Top Tips For Getting Healthy Hair Via Your Food

For many people, it can be difficult to eat a completely balanced diet busy schedules, restaurant meals and sugary treats can all get in the way when you’re trying to get all of your recommended…

For many people, it can be difficult to eat a completely balanced diet busy schedules, restaurant meals and sugary treats can all…

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The World’s Longest Hair Extension

Thousands of women across the world are big fans of hair extensions, and reach for them whenever they want to add some extra volume to their natural locks. However, staff and students at South…

Thousands of women across the world are big fans of hair extensions, and reach for them whenever they want to add some extra…