A drug used to treat osteoporosis turns out to have a potentially wonderful side effect: a cure to baldness. If it holds up in clinical trials, this discovery could be the key in treating hair loss for men and women.
The discovery of the UCLA researchers for the solution of hair loss is the answer to millions of balding individuals. The solution is at hand and patients will restore their crowning glory once more.
A new cooling cap system could prevent hair loss during chemotherapy. The clinical trial, presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, showed that wearing the cooling cap before, during and after chemotherapy sessions could greatly reduce the risk of hair loss.
Studies suggest that a drug used for rheumatoid arthritis could help in hair regrowth. The drug, called tofacitinib citrate, could stop the immune system from attacking hair follicles.