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Subject: Baldness in women

Date: Mon May 6 01:04:05 1996
Posted by: Michelle Benetendi
Grade level: 7-9
School/Organization: Dalat School
City: Tanjung Bunga State/Province: Penang
Country: Malaysia
Area of science: Medicine
I did a report on the 'Huterites' and I found out that the 

women often went bald because they always cover their heads 

so the lack of oxygen makes them go bald.  I have a friend

with very thick hair.  How come the bottom layer of her hair

doesn't fall out?

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