Picture this: You’re in the shower (where you may or may not be singing “Bad Blood”) when you see several strands of hair floating alongside your feet. Is this it? Are you going bald?
About six out of 10 lupus patients experience hair loss, which can be both physically disfiguring and emotionally trying at a time when they’re battling a host of other symptoms. This hair loss occurs due to the body rejecting the hair follicles, not because of emotional or physical stress. In this video, rheumatologist Howard R. Smith, MD, describes … Read More
As we celebrate Father’s Day, we are appreciative of the masculine parenting influence. Both males and females have nurturing, mentoring and coaching abilities. And both sexes, after puberty, produce both androgens including testosterone and estrogen hormones which have protean effects throughout the body. In fact, women produce more androgens than estrogen on a milligram per milligram basis, … Read More