Archive for the ‘HAIR LOSS HEALTH NEWS’ Category
Posted by Admin, on December 19th, 2012, under CELEBRITY HAIR, HAIR LOSS HEALTH NEWS, RSS
By Miriam Stoppard Seeing recent pictures of Naomi Campbell’s bald patches, probably caused by hair extensions, brought back bad memories for me. I know how she feels because a similar thing happened to me a few years ago. I wanted the front of my hair to look thicker and longer so I went to a [...] - More on What to do if you lose your locks
Posted by Gary Heron, on June 6th, 2012, under HAIR LOSS HEALTH NEWS, RSS
A number of men have filed lawsuits against drug maker Merck after experiencing side effects related to the hair loss drug Propecia, and one former patient is taking it much further–Kevin Malley, who is a former public health researcher from Las Vegas, Nevada, has staged a hunger strike and protest outside of Merck’s headquarters, which [...] - More on Public Health Researcher Rallies Against Propecia
Posted by Gary Heron, on June 1st, 2012, under HAIR LOSS HEALTH NEWS, RSS
A photographer is on a mission to transform the bald heads of women with cancer and genetic alopecia using the ancient art form of henna. Frances Darwin launched Henna Heals last year, where artists hand-paint intricate designs onto women’s scalps with a natural plant-based paste, giving them back their femininity, confidence and power. Using a [...] - More on The stunning ‘henna crowns’ helping cancer victims come to terms with their hair-loss
Posted by Gary Heron, on April 20th, 2012, under HAIR LOSS HEALTH NEWS, RSS
(CBS News) Great news for bald men men and women: Scientists in Japan have successfully regrown hair on a bald mouse. Even though the technological advancement only happened on a rodent, this new development may mean that humans could look forward to a hair-filled future. Not only were Japanese scientists able to regrow hair in [...] - More on Researchers successfully grow hair on bald mouse: Humans next?
Posted by Gary Heron, on January 20th, 2012, under HAIR LOSS HEALTH NEWS, RSS
Bald is a word not usually associated with the most famous doll in the world, Barbie. However, Jane Bingham and Rebecca Sypin want to change this– the women have started an online movement requesting Mattel Inc. create a hairless Barbie doll. Why? Cancer has touched both women’s lives – Bingham has lymphoma and Sypin’s 12-year-old [...] - More on Is bald beautiful on a Barbie doll?