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Combination diphenylcyclopropenone, anthralin effectively treats alopecia areata

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Combination therapy of diphenylcyclopropenone and anthralin was superior to diphenylcyclopropenone monotherapy as treatment for chronic alopecia areata, according to recently published study results.

Researchers in Turkey conducted a retrospective analysis of diphenylcyclopropenone (DPCP)’s efficacy, side effects and relapse rates, as monotherapy or with anthralin, in the treatment of 47 patients with severe (>50% scalp hair loss) and/or treatment-resistant alopecia areata (AA) who had been followed-up for the prior 4 years.



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Hundreds witness Live Hair Transplant at Hairline International via Webinar

hair transplant liveHundreds of medical students and prospective hair transplant patients from all over India and the world witnessed Live Hair Transplant via Webinar today.

The live hair transplant was conducted at Hairline International Bangalore’s RT Nagar clinic.

The surgery was performed by Senior Dermatosurgeon of Hairline International Hair & Skin Clinic, Dr. Dinesh G Gowda.



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Podcast featuring Atlanta Hair Transplant Surgeon, Dr. Ken Anderson, Now Available

dr-anderson-hair-transplant Ken Anderson, M.D., the only Hair Restoration Surgeon in Georgia to offer the ARTAS Robotic Hair Transplant System, was interviewed for his expertise on eHealth Radio Network to discuss Robotic Hair Restoration.

A new podcast featuring Dr. Ken Anderson and Robotic Hair Restoration on the eHealth Radio Network is now available

The podcast interviews Dr. Anderson, an expert in the Hair Restoration Surgery field, specializing in robotic hair restoration.

Some of the topics covered in the podcast include: what causes hair loss, misconceptions of hair restoration, and differences between ARTAS Robotic Hair System and the NeoGraft device.




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Dr. Kyle S. Choe Unveils Non-Surgical Procedure to Promote Hair Restoration

Hair restoration prp Dr. Kyle S. Choe, one of the top plastic surgeons in Virginia specializing in the head and neck, has introduced to his practice a new non-surgical treatment designed to promote hair restoration.

This new treatment is called PRP Therapy, which stands for Platelet Rich Plasma therapy.

Currently, Dr. Choe is using PRP on the scalps of patients to help stimulate hair growth, as well as slow down hair loss.





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The Canadian Institute of Hair and Scalp Specialists Weighs in on Man Left Scarred After Hair Transplant

Canadian Institute of Hair and Scalp SpecialistsThe Canadian Institute of Hair and Scalp Specialists (, a Toronto-based organization offering hair loss treatment for over 25 years, is weighing in on the story of a man whose transplant surgery went wrong.

London, England resident Graham Ryder underwent hair transplant surgery at the age of 22 due to feeling depressed because of his baldness.




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Milton Keynes residents following Wayne Rooney as demand rockets to record high for procedure

Rooney hair transplantWayne Rooney has a full head of hair again after his well documented hair transplant. The procedure reached record demand in Milton Keynes last year.

Figures released by a cosmetic surgery practice reveal that demand for hair transplant procedures in Milton Keynes reached an all time high last year, with more patients booking in for consultations than ever before.




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New Studies Announced to Scrutinize Propecia Impotence

Propecia packagingAn indicator of the seriousness and real-world concern over Propecia finasteride remains the implementation of studies designed to delve into why some men experience sexual dysfunction following use of Propecia for either hair loss or problems related to the prostate.

Many plaintiffs allege that not only did Propecia foster sexual dysfunction while actively on the drug, but also that problem persisted long after use of Propecia was halted.


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Hairline International to Conduct Live Hair Transplant to Showcase Vertical Harvesting

hairline-international-hair-clinicBangalore based Hairline International Hair and Skin Clinic will conduct a unique live hair transplant via webinar using vertical harvesting technique for the first time in India at its RT Nagar centre.

The procedure, which will be aired live through a webinar on February 11, 2015, from 11 a.m. to 6 .m., will also be conducted in a unique way by making use of patient’s own hair.

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KYTHERA Acquires Worldwide Rights to Clinical Compound and Key Intellectual Property for Potential Novel Treatment of Hair Loss

hair lossKYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc today announced that it has entered into separate license agreements with Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and the University of Pennsylvania for a novel approach for the treatment of hair loss, which together could enable KYTHERA to bring a new treatment to the very large and still highly unsatisfied hair loss market.


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Review of Latest Hair Restoration Treatments

hair restoration treatmentsHair loss continues to be of great concern for large numbers of men and women but there is a choice of effective hair restoration treatment available from certified and experienced hair restoration physicians.

This week on Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today on, show host, Edmonton Cosmetic Dermatologist Dr Barry Lycka welcomes once again popular repeat guest Dr Alan Bauman, from his practise in Boca Raton, Florida.

Dr Bauman is a world-leading board certified hair restoration specialist and hair transplant physician.





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