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21/11/2011 Objective overview of the medications approved by the FDA in the United States and other state medical treatment licensing agencies throughout the world,  used in the prevention and treatment of androgenic hair loss (male pattern baldness). Medications are used both in the management of early hair loss and in conjunction with hair transplantation for…

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Publication: Sunday Independent – Life Magazine Date: July 3, 2011 Src: Sunday Independent Losing his thick locks in his 20s was tough for recruitment consultant and actor Gary Mullan, says Joy Orpen, but a life-changing operation has restored his hair and boosted his self-confidence. Donald Trump, or The Donald as his first wife Ivana nicknamed…

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Publication: Mail Online Date: June 7, 2011 Author: Vince Graff Src:Mail Online First, it was Cold Feet actor James Nesbitt, next came fiery chef Gordon Ramsay and acid-tongued Dancing On Ice judge Jason Gardiner. Now footballer Wayne Rooney is the latest, and youngest, celebrity to admit to undergoing a hair transplant. Fed up with teasing over…

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Publication: Herald.ie Date: June 7, 2011 Src:Herald.ie While women might lament ‘bad hair days’, guys have their own hair concerns.For most, the trouble is knowing what to do with it and what to do when it starts to disappear!As Gary Kavanagh, Creative Director at Peter Mark explains, we’re in the “age of the metrosexual” and…

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Publication: Mail Online Date: Monday, March 28, 2011 Author: Jody Thompson Src: dailymail.co.uk Hair Restoration Blackrock is pleased to see that Jason Gardiner has had an excellent hair transplant carried out by Dr. Craig Ziering in the United States. Dr Ziering has been a colleague of Dr. Maurice Collins of Hair Restoration Blackrock for many years and…

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Publication: Irish Times Date: Monday, February 7, 2011 Page: 13 Extract: 2 of 2 Circulation: 106.926 Author: Brian Boyd Src: Irish Times Why go bald? Beyond trauma and toupée ‘I just want to walk into a pub, sit down, order a pint and feel normal.” This was one of the reasons recently given by a…

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Concerns Regarding Fraudulent Advertising We are concerned about representations being made by commercial clinics in the media and in advertisements in regard to ‘scar free surgery’. As Surgeons with a collective experience of over one hundred years we are fully cogniscent that such assertions simply are untrue All wounds heal naturally by the formation of…

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The importance of pre-operative ECG testing for hair transplant patients – based on the experience of one of our experts at Hair Restoration Blackrock, Dublin Today, FUT surgeries routinely take between 8 – 10 hours.  This longer surgery time poses a potential risk to the patient’s heart due to the possibility of prolonged exposure to the…

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International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery Annual Scientific Meeting     For more up to date information on HRBR at the ISHRS conference, please see this post on the ISHRS Conference 2019. Boston, Massachusetts 20-24th October 2010 The ISHRS is the principal academic forum at which current and novel science (relevant to the treatment of…

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Recent research  reported in the Hair Transplant Forum International, indicates that, despite adverse global economic conditions, hair restoration has seen strong growth since 2006 and is still growing.“…the extrapolated worldwide number of hair restoration patients treated in 2008 was approximately 811,363 (both surgical and non-surgical patients) – up 26% from 2006…The significant increase in hair …

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