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Hair Transplant Surgery Or Medicine?

Hair Transplant Surgery Or Medication? Which is Best For Me?
It is really difficult to compare two treatment methods as different as hair transplantation and the drugs used for hair loss. On the one hand, and this is extremely important to bear in mind, most drugs marketed for hair loss have not clearly demonstrated their effectiveness in the medium or long term to reverse hair loss. There are only two medications for hair loss that have been scientifically proven to produce results, and these are finasteride and minoxidil. The rest of the pills, lotions, serums and other supposedly miraculous treatments for hair growth are a promise rather than a reality. In fact, there are even some drugs that may accelerate hair loss in men and women.

We must bear in mind that even those medications whose effectiveness for the treatment of hair loss has been proven, should not be considered as an alternative to a hair transplant procedure in Michigan. If you have an area on the scalp where you have..

How Can Metformin Affect Hair Health?

Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is a medication used alone or in combination with other medications, including insulin, to treat type 2 diabetes (condition in which the body does not use insulin normally and, therefore, cannot control the amount of blood sugar). Metformin is a class of medications called biguanides that help control the amount of glucose (sugar) in the blood. Metformin decreases the amount of glucose that is absorbed from food and the amount of glucose that forms the liver, also increases the body’s response to insulin, a hormone responsible for increasing the uptake of glucose by the body’s cells. There have also been studies that suggest a link between hair loss and diabetes which we discuss in our blog. How does metformin affect hair health?

How Does Metformin Affect Hair Health?
There is little scientific evidence that signifies a direct action of metformin in male or female hair loss. However, some researches have reported isolated data on hair loss in people..

Vitamin D Is Vital For Hair Restoration

Vitamin D is Essential For Hair Restoration
Hair restoration is something many people look for when they reach middle adulthood. Restoring your hairline can make you feel young, confident, and handsome again. But, before you meet with your Michigan hair transplant surgeon, let’s talk about Vitamin D, something we don’t get enough of in the midwest.

Vitamin D Deficiency and Hair Loss
Vitamin D It is a vitamin that is soluble in fats and responsible for regulating the passage of calcium (Ca2 +) to the bones. Therefore without vitamin D, this step does not occur and the bones begin to weaken and curl causing irreversible malformations, in addition Vitamin D has an important role in the maintenance of organs and systems through multiple functions, such as regulation of the levels of calcium and phosphorus in blood, promoting the intestinal absorption of them from food and the reabsorption of calcium at the renal level.

Vitamin D, also known as the solar vitamin, is produced when sunlight..

Advantages of Traction Treatment for Individuals Experiencing Neck & Back Pain at Michigan

Benefits of Traction Therapy for People With Neck & Back Pain in Michigan

Patients suffering from chronic neck or back pain may have a tough time coping with the burden it causes to their lives. The continuous pain makes it difficult to complete daily activities while further disrupting any attempts toward achieving a healthy lifestyle with daily exercises. If you are suffering from neck or back pain, traction is a widely successful therapy you should look into. A Detroit physical therapy clinic such as ours can help you with this form of treatment.

Traction therapy for back and neck pain offers several benefits and may be performed both manually or mechanically.

Manual Spinal Traction

During manual spinal traction, a physical therapist uses their hands to put manual force on the joints and muscles to widen the spaces between vertebrae. For those searching for Detroit spinal traction therapy, we are fully suited to help you with this service.

Mechanical Spinal Traction

In mechan..

Smoking and Smoking Increases Risk for Lung Cancer 2018

Smoking and Asbestos Increases Risk for Lung Cancer in 2018
Researchers determined that smoking and asbestos exposure collectively can increase the risk of asbestos-related diseases up to 90 percent in some cases while having little or no causal effect on other diseases. Both smoking and asbestos irritate the lungs. Smoking is a well-known trigger for lung cancer. Chronic exposure to smoke (smoking) causes as many as 90% of lung cancers.

Breathing asbestos fibers can cause lung damage which can lead to non-cancerous asbestos diseases such as pleural disease and asbestosis, or to cancerous diseases such as lung cancer or mesothelioma. When asbestos fibers are inhaled, some may be expelled, but others may remain in the lungs for a lifetime. Cigarette smoking weakens the lungs and decreases their ability to expel fibers. Smoking also acts as an irritant in the air passages causing a higher production of mucus, thereby blocking the passage of air and further decreasing the removal of fibe..