News tagged with hair growth
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Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania have identified an abnormal amount a protein called Prostaglandin D2 in the bald scalp of men with male pattern baldness, a discovery that ...
Medical research Mar 21, 2012 | 5 / 5 (11) | 0 |
If you're balding and want your hair to grow back, then here is some good news. A new research report appearing online in The FASEB Journal shows how the FDA-approved glaucoma drug, bimatoprost, causes human hair to reg ...
Medications Oct 26, 2012 | 5 / 5 (16) | 0 |
Providing clues to deafness, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a gene that is required for proper development of the mouse inner ear.
Genetics Jan 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 1 |
The belief that nervous shock can cause you to go grey overnight (medically termed canities subita) is one of those tales which could nearly be true. There are certainly cases in medical literature of ra ...
Health Feb 27, 2013 | not rated yet | 4
(HealthDay) -- Got hair? If you don't, you might have a higher risk of prostate cancer, a preliminary study suggests.
Cancer May 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Theyve been repeated for decades, maybe even hundreds of years so long that even some physicians have ceased to question their accuracy. Lurking in magazines, childrens books, and on unsuspecting tongues, ...
Health Aug 10, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Loud noise, especially repeated loud noise, is known to cause irreversible damage to the hair cells inside the cochlea and eventually lead to deafness. In mammals this is irreversible, however both birds and fish are able ...
Neuroscience Sep 02, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
An Inserm team in Dijon directed by François Ghiringhelli is to publish an article this week in the Nature Medicine review. The article suggests that two chemotherapy drugs frequently used to treat digestive and breast cancers ...
Immunology Dec 04, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- Perjeta (pertuzumab) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat people with HER2-positive late-stage breast cancer, the agency said in a news release.
Cancer Jun 11, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) who are taking combined oral contraceptives have a 2-fold risk of blood clots compared with women without the disorder who take contraceptives, states a study published in CMAJ (Canad ...
Medications Dec 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Finding a way to restore hair growth after substantial hair loss is something of an obsession worldwide. Investigators at the Society of Nuclear Medicine's 2012 Annual Meeting presented how stem cell research for the development ...
Medical research Jun 11, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Examining the chin and upper and lower abdomen is a reliable, minimally invasive way to screen for excessive hair growth in women, a key indicator of too much male hormone, researchers report.
Other Nov 02, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
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