Male-patterned hair loss has a genetic component. However, some hair loss can be caused by internal disease or medications. Dermatologists use physical examination, biopsies and blood tests to make a hair loss diagnosis.
A little boy from Sedro-Woolley, Washington, is helping make a difference in the lives of rescue dogs by issuing passionate pleas on Facebook in order to find them new forever homes. Jennifer McConn’s son Roman went viral in October after she shared a video of him trying to find a home for a deaf shelter dog. Now, McConn’s rescue organization Project Freedom Ride has set up Roman’s Rescues to give Roman a platform to help his favorite dogs find their families. In videos shared by McConn on Facebook and Instagram, Roman lets viewers know all about specific shelter dogs and their temperaments, as well as their likes and dislikes.
"Mason bees are the most prolific pollinators," says Robert Girvin, a Tacoma doctor who's been keeping mason bees for four years. "They're child-friendly, don't sting and are easy to manage. It's something easy you can do to improve the local environment." Girvin shows how you can make your own house for mason bees.