MONDAY, June 16 (HealthDay
News) -- Want to know how much hair you're losing? Start
counting -- the hairs on your comb, not on your head.
In the June issue of
Archives of Dermatology, scientists demonstrate that a so-called
"60-second hair count" is a simple and reliable away to get a grip
on whether you're balding and, if so, how fast.
procedure, which can be carried out in the convenience of your own
home, may reassure the adult male -- or not.
"Hair loss is fraught
with emotions... Here is a hair count that allows the person to get
a handle as to what's going on with their hair," said Dr. Jeffrey
Miller, senior author of the study and associate professor of
dermatology at Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey, Penn.
"With something like the 60-second hair count, you can participate
and monitor in an objective fashion what's going on with your hair."
"The reality is that
hair loss is incredibly common among men and women. Fifty percent of
both genders will have hair loss by the age of 50. That's a big
number," added Dr. Doris Day, an attending physician in dermatology
at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. "It affects how you're
perceived, your ability to date and climb that corporate ladder."
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