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Hair LOSS 101

Learn more about hair loss and what you can do to prevent it.

What is Minoxidil? Your complete guide to Minoxidil in Canada

What is Minoxidil? Your complete guide to Minoxidil in Canada

Hair loss is common: it will affect as many as half of all men.  Most guys already know this. What they often don’t know is that there are actually really effective hair loss treatments available in Canada.  One of them is minoxidil—often sold under the...

What is DHT—and how can DHT blockers treat hair loss?

What is DHT—and how can DHT blockers treat hair loss?

DHT is the cause of 95% of men’s hair loss—it’s the single most important factor in male pattern baldness. But what is DHT? You’re in the right place. In this article, our team breaks down what DHT is and why DHT causes hair loss. We’ll also explain how DHT blockers...

Everything you Need to Know About Finasteride

Everything you Need to Know About Finasteride

Most men don’t realize it, but there’s a hair loss treatment available today with a 90% chance of stopping your hair loss. That hair loss treatment is called finasteride. In this guide, we’ll dive into everything you need to know about this medication. What is...

Myth or Fact: Can Finasteride Cause Prostate Cancer?

Myth or Fact: Can Finasteride Cause Prostate Cancer?

Written by Malavika Varma, MD Finasteride, an anti-androgenic medication is an oral tablet used to treat male pattern hair loss. It slows down the process of hair loss by inhibiting the formation of excess androgens. Studies have proven that finasteride 1mg...

Finasteride vs Dutasteride for Hair Loss

Finasteride vs Dutasteride for Hair Loss

The most commonly prescribed treatment available today for male pattern baldness is finasteride (Propecia). While finasteride is enough to stop hair loss for most people, dutasteride (Avodart) can be a good alternative for hair loss patients looking for a more...