Cooling Cap May Limit Chemo Hair Loss In Women With Breast Cancer

Sixty-three percent of women who used the Paxman cooling device said they used wigs or head wraps to cover up hair loss, compared to 100 percent of women who didn

Cooling caps haven’t been studied much in the U.S., and only one is approved by the FDA. Studies of two different caps show they can reduce hair loss by half in many women undergoing chemo.

(Image credit: Courtesy of Baylor College of Medicine)

Source: Cooling Cap May Limit Chemo Hair Loss In Women With Breast Cancer | News : NPR

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