Nashville Alopecia Clinical Trial Opportunity–Oral Investigational Drug

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Alopecia affects millions of people around the world and does not discriminate against age, gender, and ethnicity. Androgenic alopecia, male or female patterned baldness, is one of the most common types of alopecia; however, alopecia areata, totalis, and universalis also affect a large part of the population. In a recent post in anticipation of other clinical trials and studies, we …

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Summer Hair & Scalp Sensitivity

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Why is your scalp sensitive, flaky, or burn in the warm humid months? We all experience an itchy scalp from time to time, imagine how distracting and uncomfortable this sensation can be if it persists?!  This condition is commonly referred to as Burning Scalp Syndrome.  Doctors have a very hard time diagnosing this condition, therefore treatment is challenging. Many believe …

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Hair Loss Clinical Studies & Trials

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Alopecia affects millions of people around the world and does not discriminate against age, gender, and ethnicity. Androgenic alopecia, male or female patterned baldness, is one of the most common types of alopecia; however, alopecia areata, totalis, and universalis also affect a large part of the population. Because so many people worldwide are affected, there are continuous on-going studies to …

How Diet Effects Hair Loss

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There are many factors that influence our hair. Genetics, medications pollution, medical conditions, hair products, and our diet all play a role in how healthy or unhealthy our hair is. If you want stronger and healthier hair be sure to include these key areas in your diet daily: Lean proteins: eggs, chicken, and lentils. Iron: spinach, beef, beans, and tofu. …

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2018 Hair Loss Trends & Technology Advances

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As our team prepares to partake in the American Hair Loss Council’s Annual Conference being held here in Nashville, we thought it would be great to offer some details around hair treatment technology, newest treatments, and details on restoration solutions. Hair Loss Prevention: Start early. When you notice more hair is shedding verses growing, take action. With many creditable prevention …

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Understanding Telogen Effluvium

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Written by: Ashley Neuweg MSN, APRN, FNP-C What is Telogen Effluvium? An Overview Telogen effluvium (TE) is one of the most commonly diagnosed hair loss conditions among dermatologists. TE is described as a form of non-scaring alopecia, which is characterized by temporary diffuse hair loss. Diffuse hair loss is seen throughout a large area of the scalp with symmetrical thinning. …

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Understanding Your Strands: MTHFR Gene Mutation

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In recent years, the knowledge of the MTHFR gene mutation has become more widespread across the population. Due to the fact that we all carry two forms of the MTHFR gene that come from our parents, it is easy to see how this mutation, combined with other hereditary traits, such androgenetic alopecia (AGA) or sickle cell, can lead to hair …

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Post Partum Hair Loss: A Personal Story

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Expecting a baby can be one of the most exciting (and scary) things you can experience in life. Along with the life changes, come the changes your body encounters. Some changes are good like that pregnancy glow and thicker hair. Some changes can be difficult like struggling with morning sickness and an ever-changing body image. As a medical professional, when …

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Understand Your Strands: Mineral Deficiencies

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When people experience hair thinning or loss they often do not know the cause as to why. Genetics, diet, stress, environment, medical issues, and deficiencies all play a role in hair health. It is important to have an understanding of minerals in regards to your hair health. Essential minerals, vitamins, and amino acids are all required for cells to properly …