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Gene responsible for hair loss discovered

A study has found that the LSS gene is responsible for hair loss caused by the hypotrichosis simplex. Researchers led by human geneticists at the University of Bonn discovered the LSS gene, and how it is responsible for the rare form

Good to Know: Which treatments work for women navigating hair loss?

Hypotrichosis simplex leads to progressive hair loss starting in childhood. A team of researchers led by human geneticists at the University Hospital of Bonn has now deciphered a new gene that is responsible for this rare form of hair loss. Changes

Skin cancer deaths soar for men in developed nations

Skin cancer deaths among men have soared in wealthy nations since 1985, with mortality rates among women rising more slowly or even declining, researchers have told a medical conference in Glasgow. Reasons for the discrepancy between sexes are unclear but evidence