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Pubic lice are small, six-legged creatures that infect the pubic hair area and lay eggs. These lice can also be found in armpit hair and eyebrows. Causes, incidence, and risk factors Pubic lice ...
With the help of a scalp-cooling device, 50% of women with breast cancer undergoing neoadjuvant or adjuvant chemotherapy were able to prevent hair loss, according to the results of the SCALP trial.
What are the symptoms of scalp psoriasis? Learn about the causes, risk factors, and triggers for scalp psoriasis and its connection to hair loss.
(Reuters Health) - A scalp-cooling system helped prevent hair loss in women with breast cancer undergoing chemotherapy, researchers said today at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.
Dr Nangia speaks with ecancertv at SABCS 2016 about a cooling cap system which can prevent hair loss for women undergoing chemotherapy. She describes the rates of hair retention, noting that thinning...
A system designed to prevent hair loss in chemotherapy patients by cooling the scalp was safe and effective in more than half the breast cancer patients tested in a prospective, multicenter, randomise...
Hair loss from chemotherapy is often cited as traumatizing by breast cancer patients; a first-ever randomized clinical trial shows that a scalp-cooling device helps. Medscape Medical News
MIAMI, Aug. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Rekze Laboratories LLC, a privately held-boutique company, has launched its first line of hair care products dedicated to stimulate hair growth and fight again...
DNA analysis as a way to identify unknown individuals is useful in both forensic anthropology and bioarchaeology, but only if sufficient material exists to be analyzed. A new study suggests, however,...
Human scalp hair is one of the most common trace materials found at violent crime scenes. Accordingly, scalp hair is critical evidential material in forensic investigations for identifying relations a...
In this study, we evaluated the effect of scalp massage on hair in Japanese males and the effect of stretching forces on human dermal papilla cells in vitro.
This multi-site study discusses the content of metals and metalloids (MM) in scalp hair of children, living in different environmental contexts, with the purpose of verifying if hair level of some MM ...
Color Doppler ultrasound is an imaging technique that allows the study of frequent diseases of the scalp and hair. This examination provides anatomical and functional information in real time that can...
Woolly hair nevus is a mosaic disorder characterized by unruly, tightly curled hair in a circumscribed area of the scalp. This condition may be associated with epidermal nevi. We describe an 11-year-o...