From Melanoma to Lymphoma and How they Effect Your Hair

It is no secret that a cancer patient may experience hair loss, either due to the symptoms of their particular disease, or due to the treatment of the cancer itself.  If you or someone you love is in this situation, it helps to know what you might expect.  Here are a few points of information for cancer patients, whether their diagnosis is melanoma, lymphoma, or a brain … [Read more...]

Malignant Melanoma and hair loss.

Melanoma is an aggressive and potentially deadly form of skin cancer that typically arises initially on the skin and can be readily recognizable. It can also initially manifest in the eye or mouth. Hair loss related to Melanoma typically is a result of the treatment of the condition, either as a direct result from surgery, If the lesion is on the scalp, or more commonly … [Read more...]