Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

March 11, 2000
More attention should be given to African American hair care needs
Hair straightening, long-term braids and frequent washing may be damaging to African American hair, and dermatologists need to be more aware and understand these differences according to a researcher at Penn State's College of Medicine.

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Levels of two blood factors associated with heart disease risk vary during the course of a woman's menstrual cycle, according to new research at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to