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TUESDAY Q & A: Teen’s hair loss likely result of genetics, but treatment options available

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My son, 19, has been losing his hair for about a year. He has been using a hair growth foam for about 6 months without much difference. He is healthy otherwise and exercises daily. He is a baseball player and wears a cap often, but it seems like a [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

History of Baldness on Either Side of Family Increases Risk of Balding

History of Baldness on Either Side of Family Increases Risk of Balding March 2, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: Is it true that you inherit genes for baldness from your mother's side of the family? Is there anything that can be done to prevent or slow hair loss? Answer: Actually, patterns [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop