Male pattern baldness is a serious issue for most men because they feel like they have lost their overall potential good looks due to the hair loss they are experiencing. The sad truth about male pattern baldness is that it is an issue that not all men will encounter. This is because the trait is genetically inherited which is why the scientific term for this medical condition is androgenic alopecia. The trait is genetically inherited and only those with the genetic trait will lay victim to this seemingly embarrassing balding condition.
If you are male and in your early twenties and you notice that your dad or older brothers are either losing hair or growing bald, or that they already have a clearing atop their head where very little to no hair strands are growing. If this is the case, then there is a high possibility that you may have inherited the trait and that it only a few years’ time, the trait will begin to manifest in you. The thing about male pattern baldness is that it starts very early, somewhere during your late teens to early twenties. Its slow progression means it will only begin to manifest itself once you are in your mid to late twenties.
There are certain manifestations to hair loss from this condition that you need to be aware of. Although most will say the rising up of hairline is the most relevant indicator, the truth is that the scalp being visible through the hair is actually the most obvious and reliable one because this is the situation where the hair strands have already thinned out to a point that the scalp becomes visible through the many strands of hair. Read more…
Today, breast cancer has been known has been known as one of the leading cause of death among women. Breast tumor development could run in the family blood, or can also be due to other factors. Whether you are genetically predisposed of breast cancer or not, it is better to have prevention or be sorry later on. This article will show you the basic steps to prevent the development of breast tumor.
First and foremost, you might have already heard mammogram. In fact, this method has been highly recommended for all women yearly for the early detection of cancer. It has been also shown that women who consider a mammogram yearly have a decreased chance of developing breast cancer later on as compared to those who never undergo mammogram. However, this might not always be the best test to perform especially for women with dense breast. Having dense breast could limit the chance of detecting the tumor at an early age. Although younger women tend to have dense breast as compared to middle aged women, take note that if you suspect a possibility of the breast cancer then you should consider an MRI test.
For years it has always been stressed out that the best way for longevity is to have a healthy lifestyle. Recently, it has also been shown that people with healthy lifestyle have lower risk of developing breast cancer. First is you have to make sure that your body mass index is within normal range. This means that you should start cutting those belly fats to prevent the increase of estrogen hormones in the body. Remember that breast cancers are fluid by estrogen. You should also avoid drinking too much alcohol as this can increase the toxic level in the body. Toxic, as we all know, can further trigger the growth of tumor tissues. And lastly, don’t forget to include fruits and vegies in your diet as they produce important enzymes that help prevent the multiplication of cancer cells. Also you should avoid smoking and soy supplements as well since they trigger toxic and estrogen production as well. Better yet, try to suggest to your doctor other possible tests he can do to ensure that you are tumor free., especially if you are at higher risk as compared to other women. Read more…
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