Navigation Links
The Bald Truth: Men Better to Cut Short Thinning Hair

It starts with a receding hairline during puberty followed by a bald spot on the back of the head. Soon, only a fringe of hair remains where there had once been a full and proud thatch.//

Many men suffer from male pattern baldness. Some find toupees or hairpieces uncomfortable, but turning the remaining hair into a combover is rarely an attractive option either. The best look remains a short, simple cut.

"By age 50, about 50 percent of men have some hair loss, but in many different ways," said Ulrike Blume-Peytavi, head of the Clinical Research Centre for Hair and Skin Physiology at Charite Hospital here.

Of course, everyone has some natural hair loss. A normal person has about 100,000 hair follicles and loses about 60 to 70 a day. "But if it turns into 60 to 100 strands a day, you should get it looked at," says dermatologist Rolf Hoffmann.

Even those levels of hair loss do not mean baldness is imminent. If it only lasts for two or three days, Blume-Peytavi says not to worry. "But if the hair loss continues for more than eight weeks, you should go to the doctor - not wait until the hair has grown noticeably thinner."

Sometimes the problem is spot baldness, but that is rare and caused by illness. "In 95 percent of men's cases, the diagnosis is inherited baldness," says Hoffmann.

Men can calculate their risk of going bald by looking at the heads of their forefathers. "The maternal grandfather is the key," says the doctor.

Hoffmann advises people away from their first impulse - covering up the thinning areas with their remaining hair. Hairstylists agree. "Making a deep part and then combing the remaining hair over - it just doesn't work," says fashion hairstylist Winfried Loewel.

His colleague Klaus-Dieter Kaiser, a one-time hairstyling world champion, recalls with horror the way men of earlier generations would try to hide bald spots.

"When your hair starts t
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Better prostate cancer detection
2. Better Treatment for obesity
3. For a Better Memory
4. Baby Talk Better Than Adult Speech
5. Drug Combo Works Better for children with ADHD, Tics
6. Better skin with lasers
7. Better diabetes treatment promises Vanadium
8. Better Prostate Cancer Test
9. Better Drug for Heart Transplant
10. Better Diet Even Late in Life May Prolong It
11. Better Care Required for Breast Cancer Survivors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: The Bald Truth Men Better Cut Short Thinning Hair

(Date:5/3/2015)... Orion, Clarkston, Metamora, Michigan (PRWEB) May 03, 2015 ... 2,000 ‘Like’ mark on their Facebook page. ... the patients on the many services the Practice has, ... as current events. , Women’s Excellence has a very ... Google +, Pinterest, Instagram and You Tube. , ...
(Date:5/3/2015)... “ BolehVPN ” was featured on NewsWatch ... latest and coolest technology products available to consumers. Scott Steinberg, ... review and shared with viewers how to protect their private ... is on computers and even more so online. It helps ... all over the world. In terms of work, the internet ...
(Date:5/3/2015)... HealthPostures, a pioneering ergonomics company that ... the , May 5 - 7, 2015 Minnesota Safety ... the conference include its bestselling TaskMate sit stand solutions. ... 6100 TaskMate Executive. Features of the 6100 TaskMate Executive ... extended platform work surface and supply holders. Weighing 50 ...
(Date:5/2/2015)... Viejo, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2015 ProText ... exclusively for use in Final Cut Pro X. ProText ... for use in Final Cut Pro X . ... single keyframe with Pixel Film Studios' ProText Kinetic 2. , ... Start by staggering two ProText Kinetic presets in the ...
(Date:5/2/2015)... Kare Visits LLC. launched in Chicago in response to ... Visits offers relief for caregivers by visiting loved ones in ... to the Caregiver Action Network, eight in ten caregivers are ... week caring for an elderly or disabled loved one. ... a caregiver is now empowered to schedule an on demand ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:A Method to Keep Private Information Secure was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:HealthPostures to Appear at the Minnesota Safety and Health Conference 2Health News:HealthPostures to Appear at the Minnesota Safety and Health Conference 3Health News:Pixel Film Studios Announced the Release of Protext Kinetic 2 for FPCX. 2Health News:Chicagoan Seeks to Transform Industry by Launching an Innovative Elderly Care Solution 2
... and colleagues has found that angioplasty-the most common procedure ... thousands of tiny particles into the bloodstream that can ... data in humans to show that debris released during ... harmful to kidney function, said Matthew Edwards, M.D., M.S., ...
... revealed that individuals with autism spectrum ... and Asperger's syndrome can be trained to understand the ... ,UCLA researchers have shown that ASD children can be ... and tone of voice elicited an increased response in ...
... virus, which is potentially lethal to humans, had been found in ... birds in Germany. ,The presence of H5N1 bird flu ... just four kilometers (2.5 miles) from a farm where some 6,000 ... ,The farm in Tisova was the first incidence of ...
... has approved a loan of 80 million dollars (60 million ... a major challenge in the country, an official statement ... strengthen the National AIDS Control Council (NACC), the country's frontline ... least 1.5 million people since 1984. ,"We are ...
... down for a nap in the afternoon may give you a ... researchers are warning that it could prove harmful for your kids. ... the University of Florida led by Dr Joe McNamara concluding that ... ,They found that snoozing at this time may prevent kids from ...
... Moving closer to solving Lou Gehrig's disease mystery, UCLA, ... a protein that plays a key role in ... known as Lou Gehrig's disease, a progressive, fatal neuro-degenerative ... Valentine, UCLA professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has studied ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Angioplasty may Damage Kidneys 2Health News:Angioplasty may Damage Kidneys 3Health News:Autistic Individuals can Be 'trained' to Comprehend Visual and Vocal Cues 2Health News:Potentially Lethal H5N1 Bird Flu Resurfaces in Europe 2Health News:Boffins a Step Closer to Solving Puzzle of Lou Gehrig's Disease 2Health News:Boffins a Step Closer to Solving Puzzle of Lou Gehrig's Disease 3
(Date:5/1/2015)... Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the appointment of ... Resources, reporting directly to Kurt Graves , Intarcia,s ... of the senior leadership team, Mr. Brady will work ... the Company advances its business, brings in and retains ... its dynamic culture. Another essential goal for Mr. Brady ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... LITTLE FALLS, N.J. , May 1, 2015 ... Andrew A. Krakauer , Chief Executive Officer, will be ... Conference at the Encore at the Wynn in ... for Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ... meetings during the day. An audio webcast ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... 2015  Portal Instruments, Inc., an emerging leader in ... that Robert Langer, Sc. D., MIT Institute Professor, ... Distinguished Professor have joined the company,s Scientific Advisory Board. ... biotechnology leaders, Professor Robert Langer and Professor ... Patrick Anquetil , Chief Executive Officer of Portal ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Intarcia Appoints James P. Brady Vice President, Human Resources 2Intarcia Appoints James P. Brady Vice President, Human Resources 3Intarcia Appoints James P. Brady Vice President, Human Resources 4Portal Instruments Adds Two Esteemed Biotechnology Leaders to its Scientific Advisory Board 2Portal Instruments Adds Two Esteemed Biotechnology Leaders to its Scientific Advisory Board 3Portal Instruments Adds Two Esteemed Biotechnology Leaders to its Scientific Advisory Board 4
... study ever to examine the preventive use of blood-thinning ... with cancer undergoing chemotherapy will be presented in a ... during the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society ... featured at the press conference includes studies that examine ...
... Daiichi Sankyo,Company, Limited (TSE: 4568), announced today that it ... investigational oral Factor Xa,inhibitor, in patients with atrial fibrillation. ... The Phase III ... Atrial Fibrillation (ENGAGE-AF TIMI 48), will compare DU-176b,with warfarin ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 2Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 3Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 4Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 5Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 6Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 7Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 8Research Highlights New Approaches to Prevent Blood Clots in Several High-Risk Patient Populations Including Largest Study Ever to Examine Use of Blood-Thinning Medication in Patients With Cancer 9Daiichi Sankyo Initiates Phase III Trial of Its Investigational Factor Xa Inhibitor, DU-176b, in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation 2Daiichi Sankyo Initiates Phase III Trial of Its Investigational Factor Xa Inhibitor, DU-176b, in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation 3Daiichi Sankyo Initiates Phase III Trial of Its Investigational Factor Xa Inhibitor, DU-176b, in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation 4
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
Medicine Products: