ACell Hair Regrowth Injection Therapy – Texas

by Ilona Carson HOUSTON (KTRK) -- For people experiencing hair loss, there's a new treatment on the market called stem cell therapy. It's less invasive than hair transplant procedures, and could someday be the gold standard. The idea that this procedure could spark new hair growth has breathed new life into the race to clone hair. And that may just be the … [Read more...]

PRO BONO PROGRAM RESTORES HAIR AND SELF-ESTEEM IN PATIENTS IN NEED

Dozens of patients suffering hair loss as a result of an accident, trauma or disease helped by International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery’s Operation Restore Program GENEVA, IL – January XX, 2013.  Progressive hair loss at any age can create a cascade of emotions for people.  From feelings of embarrassment to self-consciousness in work or social settings, hair loss … [Read more...]

Wayne Rooney takes Propecia – May Cause Impotence Doctor Says..

THE hair-loss drug used by Wayne Rooney to restore his thinning hair could cause IMPOTENCE, a scientist has warned. Soccer Superstar Wayne Rooney took the drug Propecia back in 2009, and has since had a hair transplant to fight back against his receding hairline. But research suggests that one of the ingredients in the medication – finasteride – can cause … [Read more...]

Propecia is due to lose patent protection in June of 2013

by Sara Wasserbauer, M.D. Propecia is due to lose patent protection in June of 2013, and many hair loss patients have marked the date on their calendars in anticipation of cheaper prices for this blockbuster drug.  What patients do not realize is that, although a generic may be available even sooner than that, prices may not fall immediately due to the complex laws … [Read more...]

What are the Surgical Options for Female Hair Loss

Transcript: A lot of women think that surgery is not an option for them, which is not correct. It depends on the individual patient. Let’s say a female comes in with advance female pennon hair loss, and this can happen anywhere from a woman who’s young twenties all the way past menopause. If a female patient comes in and they’ve tried things like Rogaine, maybe even … [Read more...]

Balding – What you can do to slow it down without a doctor?

When men realize they may be experiencing hair loss, it is an unsettling moment.  Most guys, even though they have the genetics for hair loss in their family, believe that balding will skip them somehow.  Even worse, the relentless progression of hair loss is tough to wrap one’s mind around, so even if you can see evidence of hair loss, most people believe that it will … [Read more...]

Hair Loss Terminology Decoded

Hair Loss Lexicon Alopecia: Hair loss.  This is the diagnostic term that doctors use. Androgenetic Alopecia: Pattern hair loss in either men or women.  Caused by genetics and androgens (hence the name).  Also sometimes termed androgenic alopecia. Scarring Alopecia: Also known as cicatricial alopecias, this is a group of hair loss disorders that is more likely … [Read more...]

Histogen (HSC) research Explained by Hair Surgeon Dr. Dan McGrath

Texas Hair Surgeon Dr. Dan McGrath discusses HSC by Histogen. The research into treating hair loss through stem cell therapy is still preliminary but very encouraging. Dr. McGrath provides a simple layman's update to the technology below: … [Read more...]