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No: Eyebrow and hair color can change as a newborn ages. ...Read more
Varies: Some is hereditary. Wermer's is very well-known but rare. The 1% or so of healthy people who carry ataxia-telangiectasia may go gray fast. Stress can produce telogen effluvium with more rapid hair turnover and (maybe) earlier gray. Nobody knows. Live a vibrant life, enjoying others and being enjoyable yourself, and your hair color makes no difference. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
?: Anecdotal reports around that attest to the validity of the macujo method. I don't know a nor can i attest or find any scientific validity it has. Why try to beat he system? The truth is better, or compliance with the rules of an employer willing to pay you. ...Read more
Had bad experience at salon after hair coloring. Are store hair dyes safer for your scalp and hair? Tyvm
Normally, yes: Usually, they are good indicators of natural hair color. ...Read more
I read that hair texture and male pattern baldness are on different chromosomes, therefore, texture doesn't determine balding patterns?
Look around: You will easily find balding men & women with kinky, wavey, or straight hair. ...Read more
I don't know: specifics about the EPT test but the evaporation lines that I have seen were gray. ...Read more
Sudden hair fall with oily scalp at age 19F. Testesterone DHEA HIV CRP blood tests are normal. Shampoos not helpful?
Hair loss in female: is easier to handle . In men is due to genetically programed early on set of male baldness . You already alluded you have ' oily scalp ' that could be problem , other conditions contribute , like anaemia , poly cystic ovaries, thyroid problems , contraceptives , allergy medications , infections ( fungal ) etc . Don't worry see a dermatologist will cure you. ...Read more
Hi im 4 months pregnant & my natural hair color is starting to show so i was going to purchase ammonia free brown hair dye to dye my hair.Is this safe?
Ask your OB doc: I tell my pts to wait until they are out of the 1st trimester for any hair dyes that would be 13 weeks. ...Read more
Are a ferritin level, thyroid hormone, free testosterone level all blood tests ? Tests for hair thinning or hair loss.
Hair color: Pubic hair and axillary (armpit) hair can vary in color considerably from the hair of the scalp. In most people it is darker, although it can also be lighter. In most cases it is most similar in color to the eyebrows of the individual.On some individuals, pubic hair is thick and/or coarse; on others it may be sparse and/or fine; these varieties may appear in either sex. ...Read more
Detection of abuse: Diagnosis of factitious diarrhea can be made by colonic barium x-ray, stool & urine testing for phenolphthalein, emetine, bisacodyl, anthraquinolones, & fecal fluid can be analyzed for osmolality & electrolytes. See also my earlier answers on healthtap regarding colon lining changes seen on colonoscopy, as well as the physical manifestions that may present in suspected laxative abusers. ...Read more
If the hair follicle: Is the tested then hair length won't help pass the test. ...Read more
Hair tests: Hair tests results for drugs come back positive or negative. ...Read more
Hair can be tested: Hair can be tested for drugs. Whether a specific employer does so or not is something to look for on their website or by calling their human resources department. ...Read more
If I haven't smoked in about 2-3 months and I have to get a hair test done is there by any chance that weed could still be in my system?
I asked a question about the hair folicale test. I gave the wrong date. The last time i smoked was march 1. Did the test on may 1st. Can i pass?
i am proud to say I have been clean now for 65 days. I have a hair test coming up in 10 days. My hair is about 1/2 inch long. Am i ok?
Congratulations : If they know all these facts you should be fine. It also depends what is being tested. ...Read more
Took a hair test came back 1.2pg positive (psychemedics) my girlfriend smokes i dont can her being a squirter make me positive if consumed please help?
Drug Testing: No. Not in any way is the scenario you describe a cause of your positive drug screening. That would be impossible. ...Read more
Smoked a month and three days ago
non smoker , 23, workout 2/3 times per week
took less than 5 hits from small pipe
hair test--- pass or fail?
Pass: Chalk it up as philosophy but not a habit .... Hopefully you hated it. ...Read more
Facial hair: Hair growth is regulated by a number of things in the body but primarily hormones. The relative amounts of testosterone compared to estrogen and other hormones with determine how much hair; the location of the hair; and the time/age in which it appears. I would recommend being seen by an endocrinologist and maybe would start with her primary care doctor for some routine laboratory studies. ...Read more
Drug test: Yes, Abstain!Get a more detailed answer ›
No: Hair tests don't tell when you last used it. It will be accurate for regular use of Cannabis but does not measure current use, but rather non-psychoactive residues that remain in the hair for months afterwards. It takes 7-10 days for Cannabis residues to appear in your hair. In one study 85% of daily users tested positive for marijuana, versus 52% of occasional smokers (1-5 times per week). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: How long is your hair? Any hair that was there six months ago will be positive. ...Read more
It might not show.: In “pharmacokinetics of cannabinoids” by mcgilveray ij it is stated “hair tests are more likely to detect regular than occasional marijuana use. One study found that 85% of daily users tested positive for marijuana, versus 52% of occasional smokers (1-5 times per week). ...Read more
Depending on: what you used and for how long, good if your hair is short. ...Read more