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Why do I have dandruff?

Sometimes dandruff is just the result of dry skin, but it can also be caused by other skin conditions like eczema or psoriasis.

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Contending With Unwanted Hair Growth
Contending With Unwanted Hair Growth
In 1865, as a one-year-old, Annie Jones Elliot was put in PT Barnum’s sideshow as “The New Infant Esau.” (Easu in Hebrew means hairy). By age five, Th...
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Uncombable Hair Syndrome—It’s a Real Thing
Uncombable Hair Syndrome—It’s a Real Thing
Besides a great sense of humor and a touch of brilliance, what does the 102-year-old comedian Professor Irwin Corey (“Without this great land of ours,...
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Do hair disorders affect children differently than adults?
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One form of hair loss, commonly found in children, called trichotillomania is due to a constant pull...
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What is the duration of a hair disorder?
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The duration of a hair disorder would depend on the type of disorder and the therapy administered. S...
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