Hair Loss

Technique for Minimizing Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia Gaining a Foothold in the States

Technique for Minimizing Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia Gaining a Foothold in the States

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Inducing vasoconstriction in the scalp of patients with breast cancer undergoing chemotherapy effectively reduces the amount of drug that reaches the hair follicles and hair-cell metabolism, minimizing one of the most dreaded side effects of treatment.

New research with scalp coolers may prevent chemotherapy-induced hair loss in more patients

New research with scalp coolers may prevent chemotherapy-induced hair loss in more patients

A new project is working on improving scalp cooling technology that prevents hair loss in cancer patients.

Impact of vitamins, supplements, and diet on cancer treatment-related hair loss

Impact of vitamins, supplements, and diet on cancer treatment-related hair loss

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Can vitamins or supplements help address hair loss caused by cancer therapy?

Helping patients cope with hair loss

Helping patients cope with hair loss

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A patient's self image can reduce his or her coping abilities and can be significantly impacted by this distressing side effect.

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