Tag: hair loss



Sublingual Minoxidil for Men and Women With Pattern Hair Loss

Treatment with sublingual minoxidil was safe and associated with increased scalp hair growth in men and women with pattern hair loss, according to findings from a phase 1b clinical trial published in the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology.

Alyssa Milano is Losing Her Hair to COVID-19

After being struck by the coronavirus back in March, actress Alyssa Milano, star of several TV series—such as “Who’s the Boss,” “Melrose Place” and “Charmed”— says she’s finally on the road to recovery. The bad news: COVID-19 is now causing her hair to fall out. MedicalXPress shares the reason why.

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Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia Knowledge and Practice Gaps Occur Across Multiple Disciplines, Study Reveals

Results of a survey study examining awareness and attitudes of health care providers regarding permanent chemotherapy-induced alopecia (PCIA) revealed that dermatologists were more familiar with this condition than either oncology or primary care/internal medicine providers. The findings from this study were published in Supportive Care in Cancer, according to Oncology Nurse Advisor.

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