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A Cure for Baldness? One Researcher Says He’s Close

The cure for baldness may be found in a drug now used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Promising results from a single case study is giving hope to those losing their hair. Types of baldness Baldness is not a one-size-fits-all condition. ...

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Propecia vs. Hair Transplants: Which is Better?

Male pattern hair loss (male pattern baldness) is extremely common, affecting up to 70% of men eventually. With this type of hair loss, hair thins and then stops growing altogether along the hairline, temples, and crown of the head. Even ...

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Propecia vs. Finasteride: What’s the Difference?

Hair loss in men is almost always the result of androgenic alopecia, also known as male pattern baldness. This type of hair loss affects up to 70% of men eventually. The “pattern” to male pattern baldness generally includes a receding ...

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Hair Loss Affects Confidence

Male hereditary hair loss affects about 50 million American men. Many men suffer in silence. They put on a ball cap or shave their hair off to avoid the thinning-out look. Dr. Gary Hitzig, a hair restoration specialist, says hair ...

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Propecia and Your Prostate

Propecia is a prescription drug manufactured by Merck. The active ingredient is known as finasteride, and the dosage for each Propecia tablet is 1 mg. It is taken daily by men to slow, stop, or reverse male pattern baldness. Propecia ...

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