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Good news for bald dudes

Shaving the head can disguise balding and make a bold statement that plays up facial features. (The Spokesman-Review)
Shaving the head can disguise balding and make a bold statement that plays up facial features. (The Spokesman-Review)

Shaving the head can disguise balding and make a bold statement that plays up facial features.

A receding hairline can be a good thing, according to US scientists, who say men who go bald by 30 appear to be less likely to develop prostate cancer. Researchers at the University of Washington School of Medicine studied 2,000 men aged between 40 and 47. They were able to link high levels of the male hormone testosterone in those who lose their hair earlier with a lower risk of tumours. More here.

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Cindy Hval
Cindy Hval is a freelance columnist for the Voices neighborhood sections. Her Front Porch column appears twice a month in the Thursday Voice.









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