Blog Archive

Merry and Bright Nov 27th, 2019

It's the time of year when we gather together with family and friends, to warm our bodies and souls.  With joy we celebrate each other's presence and show gratitude for their work.  Gifts are exchanged and merry is made, and we are drawn to each other's light of love.  This...

Movember in Madison Nov 6th, 2019

Well, winter sure came early this year!!  Time to swap in the snow tires, pull out the boots and stock up on salt.  The upside to our early freeze is a chance to get cozy earlier too.  The holidays are upon us, and these chilly times call for warming drinks,...

Surgery vs. Medicine Oct 28th, 2019

I have had several patients ask me if they could “just get a transplant”, instead of using medications such as minoxidil (Rogaine) and/or finasteride (Propecia) long-term to treat their hair loss. I think it’s very important to counsel my patients, especially younger ones, that hair loss is progressive in nature,...

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Telogen Effluvium- My Hair Is Falling Out! What Should I Do? Sep 13th, 2019

‚ÄčTelogen effluvium can be both caused by stress and also be a cause of stress.  The important thing to remember is that whatever is happening to your hair lags behind your internal condition by about 3 months.  In other words, your hair loss probably started a little while after the increase in stress to your system and...

August is National Hair Loss Awareness Month!! Aug 19th, 2019

August is National Hair Loss Awareness Month! Hair loss affects men and women of all ages, and many people find it difficult to talk about or to seek help. Many treatment options are now available to help you regain density, coverage, and health of your hair and scalp.  Whether non-surgical...

Nature and nurture Jul 1st, 2019

One of my favorite hobbies is tending to the many beautiful orchids gifted to me by my husband over the years. Diligence in meeting their nutritional, structural and environmental needs has been rewarded time and again with the miracle of breathtaking colorful blooms perched upon sturdy, ever reaching stalks, brazenly...