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Alopecia is the lack or loss of hair from areas of the body where hair is usually found. Alopecia can be a side effect of some cancer treatments.
Ground-breaking new breast cancer drugs have manageable toxicity profile for most patients

Ground-breaking new breast cancer drugs have manageable toxicity profile for most patients

FDA expands use of cooling cap to minimize chemotherapy-induced hair loss in cancer patients

FDA expands use of cooling cap to minimize chemotherapy-induced hair loss in cancer patients

Women pay 40% more than men for common hair loss medication, study finds

Women pay 40% more than men for common hair loss medication, study finds

Paxman to showcase FDA approved scalp cooler for chemotherapy induced alopecia at ASCO

Paxman to showcase FDA approved scalp cooler for chemotherapy induced alopecia at ASCO

Study reveals promising results for primary liver cancer patients treated with SIR-Spheres Y-90 resin microspheres

Study reveals promising results for primary liver cancer patients treated with SIR-Spheres Y-90 resin microspheres

Scalp cooling technology to fight cancer causing alopecia (hair loss) approved by the FDA

Scalp cooling technology to fight cancer causing alopecia (hair loss) approved by the FDA

Use of 5ARIs for prostatic enlargement not linked to increased suicide risk in older men

Use of 5ARIs for prostatic enlargement not linked to increased suicide risk in older men

Hair loss prevention device for breast cancer patients showcased by Paxman at Vienna conference

Hair loss prevention device for breast cancer patients showcased by Paxman at Vienna conference

Prolonged exposure to male hormone blockers increases risk of persistent erectile dysfunction

Prolonged exposure to male hormone blockers increases risk of persistent erectile dysfunction

New treatment option could provide effective therapy for patients with dermatologic conditions

New treatment option could provide effective therapy for patients with dermatologic conditions

Scientists attempt to slow down ageing using novel compound

Scientists attempt to slow down ageing using novel compound

Paxman's scalp cooling system shows to successfully reduce alopecia during chemotherapy in breast cancer patients

Paxman's scalp cooling system shows to successfully reduce alopecia during chemotherapy in breast cancer patients

Melanoma drug offers considerable added benefit for patients with advanced NSCLC

Melanoma drug offers considerable added benefit for patients with advanced NSCLC

FDA approves new therapy for initial treatment of soft tissue sarcoma

FDA approves new therapy for initial treatment of soft tissue sarcoma

JAK inhibitors show promise in restoring hair growth in patients with alopecia areata

JAK inhibitors show promise in restoring hair growth in patients with alopecia areata

JAK inhibitors may be first effective treatment for people with alopecia areata

JAK inhibitors may be first effective treatment for people with alopecia areata

BirchBioMed announces successful completion of Phase I trial for topical treatment to prevent scarring

BirchBioMed announces successful completion of Phase I trial for topical treatment to prevent scarring

Checkpoint inhibitor for treatment of NSCLC patients shows indication of added benefit

Checkpoint inhibitor for treatment of NSCLC patients shows indication of added benefit

Scalp cooling provides safe, effective treatment in prevention of chemotherapy-induced alopecia

Scalp cooling provides safe, effective treatment in prevention of chemotherapy-induced alopecia

Bayer-new phase 3 liver cancer data

Bayer-new phase 3 liver cancer data