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A 33-year-old male asked:

Any treatment for baldness?

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Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Family practice : You may go to a hair specialist. Determine what treatment is best for you. Rogaine (minoxidil) , Proscar , lazer or even hair transplant are different options.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Start w med eval: Medications - Minoxidil (Rogaine) & Finasteride (Propecia), Surgical - Hair transplant. Eat a nutritious diet to avoid deficiencies. Avoid hairstyles that pull hair tightly. Use gentle shampoo. Avoid hair dryers, permanents or curling irons. Consider use of a wide toothed comb. Consider acupuncture. Genetics plays the biggest factor in balding for most people- you may or may not have success.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Baldness: Depends on the cause & how long u had the baldness. Some remedies might be Propecia or rogaine (minoxidil).
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Seek medical eval: Medications - Minoxidil (Rogaine) & Finasteride (Propecia), Surgical - Hair transplant. Eat a nutritious diet to avoid deficiencies. Avoid hairstyles that pull hair tightly. Use gentle shampoo. Avoid hair dryers, permanents or curling irons. Consider use of a wide toothed comb. Consider acupuncture. Genetics plays the biggest factor in balding for most people- you may or may not have success.

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