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Bizarre Baldness Cures Throughout History

Hairpiece fit for a King - Louis XIII of France Whilst balding and hair loss have always been around, hair loss treatments haven’t always been as advanced as they are today. Throughout history, some…

Hairpiece fit for a King - Louis XIII of France Whilst balding and hair loss have always been around, hair loss treatments…

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Vegetarian Diet Tips for Healthy Hair Growth

Healthy hair growth relies on a number of different factors, from genetics to diet and lifestyle. Research has shown that malnutrition can lead to a range of hair loss conditions and related problems,…

Healthy hair growth relies on a number of different factors, from genetics to diet and lifestyle. Research has shown that…

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Can Swimming Pools Cause Hair Loss?

A Californian high school has been forced to close its pool after students complained of eye irritation, hair bleaching and hair loss across different parts of their bodies. The affected students were…

A Californian high school has been forced to close its pool after students complained of eye irritation, hair bleaching and hair…

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Fairy Folk and Hair Loss

A receding hairline may not sound like a typical topic for a fairy tale, but in actual fact, folklore and ancient mythology are awash with stories of magical beings and hair loss. Losing favour,…

A receding hairline may not sound like a typical topic for a fairy tale, but in actual fact, folklore and ancient mythology are…

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Scientists Uncover Baldness Link to Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Lou Gehrig - the stricken baseball star Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health have discovered a link between early balding and the rare condition Lou Gehrig’s disease. Also known as…

Lou Gehrig - the stricken baseball star Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health have discovered a link between…

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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…