#16: Hair Loss and Prostate Cancer

IdeaLabs, PatreoniTunes

01:16 - ‘Keeping the Pipeline Filled at Merck’ (http://nyti.ms/1QtJN23)
02:26 - The mainstream view of baldness and prostate cancer (Julianne Imperato-McGinley and the Guevedoces)
03:59 - Does DHT cause baldness and prostate cancer?
04:39 - The difference between finasteride and dutasteride
05:18 - The overcomplicated genetic-androgen theory
06:22 - Prostate cancer and baldness are associated
07:25 - “Castration-resistant prostate cancer” 
08:14 - “The five year survival rate in the United States is 99%.” (http://1.usa.gov/1m8W5QB)
09:10 - The Dark Side of 5α-Reductase Inhibitors’ Therapy: Sexual Dysfunction, High Gleason Grade Prostate Cancer and Depression (http://1.usa.gov/1IzqsHs)
10:34 - Georgi goes over the risks for 5α-reductase inhibitors
11:46 - Finasteride and chemical castration
12:02 - Is “post-finasteride syndrome” permanent?
13:09 - 5α-reductase inhibitors and depression (pregnenolone and DHT)
14:14 - What’s the ‘bioenergetic view’ of baldness and prostate cancer?
15:11 - Prostate cancer and baldness are associated with aging
16:04 - Premature baldness and skin aging
16:46 - The hair follicle has high-energy requirements (http://1.usa.gov/1m90m6y)
17:36 - Danny’s thoughts on measuring the temperature and pulse (http://1.usa.gov/1m90pzo)
17:56 - Georgi discusses biomarkers for prostate cancer and baldness (http://bit.ly/1m90zqq)
20:17 - Dietary and supplemental suggestion for reducing estrogen, cortisol, serotonin, and prolactin (or metabolic stress)
23:50 - Ray’s article on prostate cancer (http://bit.ly/1m91l6F)
24:20 - Prolactin’s role in prostate cancer
26:00 - Vitamin A—an important factor in steroid synthesis
26:33 - Learning from female’s with “male-pattern baldness”
27:13 - Are finasteride and dutasteride similar to progesterone?
29:20 - Cyproterone acetate as a progesterone-like substance
31:27 - Baldness is associated with many other health problems
33:32 - Young males with “mpb” have high levels of DHEA (http://1.usa.gov/1m94ymF)
35:16 - A higher ration of “free” to “bound” testosterone in “mpb”
36:55 - The relationship between prolactin and calcium (and vitamin D)
38:40 - Are topical applications useful for hair loss?
40:33 - Georgi, where can we find more of your work on the internet this week?