Posts Tagged ‘Male Pattern Baldness’

Best Treatments for Thinning Hair for Men and Women

Author: Elbert T. Cheng, MD As we discussed earlier this month, hair loss impacts both men and women at various ages and for a slew of different causes, but the most common one being male or female pattern baldness. No matter what the cause of thinning hair may be for you, there is hope in the…

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The Reality Of Hair Loss For Men and Women

Author: Elbert T. Cheng, MD Who is effected by hair loss? Hair loss may seem like more of a male problem, but in reality, females are nearly as likely to suffer from thinning hair or hair loss. Both men and women can lose hair over the course of their lives. Most women will notice hair loss…

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How Do I Help My Husband with Hair Loss?

Author: Mark Pinsky, MD According to the National Institutes of Health, androgenic alopecia, the most common cause of male pattern baldness (MPB), is estimated to affect 50 million men in the United States. So, it is not surprising that our patients at Pinsky Plastic Surgery often inquire about how they can help their husbands with…

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Why Alopecia Affects Men More Than Women

What is Alopecia? Both men and women can experience hair loss – the most common type of hair loss being androgenetic alopecia. Androgenetic alopecia, also called male or female pattern baldness is much different from just hair shedding or telogen effluvium. While both sexes experience this type of hair loss, it’s interesting to note that men…

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