Common hair growth drugs could ruin your sex life

Certain common drugs prescribed for those suffering from male pattern hair loss - known as alopecia - and benign prostate enlargement (BPH) may lead to adverse sexual side effects such as loss of libido or erectile dysfunction, warns a new study.

India thwarts British firm's bid to patent hair loss formula

 An attempt made by a Britain-based company to patent a medicinal composition comprising of turmeric, pine bark and green tea for treating hair loss was prevented by India, the science and technology ministry said on Sunday.

Balanced diet can be best medicine for healthy hair, skin

Men and women are moving towards baldness as early as in their 20s and experts say that the medicine might be in your diet.

Sexual dysfunction side effects poorly reported in hair loss drug trials

 A new study has revealed that finasteride's sexual dysfunction side effects have been poorly reported in hair loss drug trials.

Sexual dysfunction side effects poorly reported in hair loss drug trials

 A new study has revealed that finasteride's sexual dysfunction side effects have been poorly reported in hair loss drug trials.

Stem cells help in generating new hair

In a new study, scientists have used human pluripotent stem cells to grow new hair.

Soon, 'scalp cooling device' to prevent hair loss after chemotherapy

A has revealed that the hair loss a consequence of chemotherapy could be halted by the use of special scalp cooling devices used before, during and after treatment.

New drug restores hair growth in human trials

Researchers from the Columbia University have restored hair in patients suffering from alopecia areata - a common autoimmune disease that causes hair loss.

Top Reasons for Hair Loss

Worrying about that receding hairline? You are not alone, finds Rama Sreekant in this online exclusive.

Baldies rejoice! Science offers the cure

People having a tough time in office or at home because of hair loss may soon find an end to their daily misery -- scientists may soon be able to grow new hair on balding scalps, avoiding the need for a hair transplant.

Now, cure your baldness with new laser helmet

Worrying about your growing baldness ? Engineers at Apira Science claimed to have developed a laser helmet that can help balding people, unless they are totally hairless.

Gravity may be behind male pattern baldness

Gravity may help explain the apparently paradoxical effects of testosterone in male pattern baldness, or androgenic alopecia (AGA), a new research has revealed.

Now, laser-firing helmet to treat hair loss

A helmet that fires red lasers into the scalp to treat hair loss has now been launched in the UK.

How wrong hair style can leave you bald!

A new study has found that the way you style your hair, along with the styling tools you use, can cause significant hair damage.

Prince Harry `facing hair loss` like brother William

Prince Harry is losing his locks just like elder brother, William, experts have revealed.

Cancer radiation therapy if given in evening may minimize hair loss

Researchers believe that hair loss in humans from toxic cancer radiotherapy and chemotherapy might be minimized if these treatments are given late in the day.

Baldness cure in a bottle on shelves soon

Scientists claim that a hair lotion that cures baldness by stopping the effects of a single guilty enzyme could hit the market within two years.

Foods for Healthy Hair

Here are some foods for your healthy hair.

Bald men `more prone to developing prostrate cancer`

Bald men may be more at risk of developing prostate cancer, a new research has revealed.

Coming soon: A cure for baldness?

This is for the first time researchers showed that hair follicles can be grown with adult stem cells.