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If all else fails, consider the last-resort, successful cure of the former hiccup world-record holder, Jack O’Leary of Los Angeles, who hiccuped an estimated 100 million times during an eight-year bout: a prayer to St. Jude, the patron saint of lost causes. 58 The Know-it-all’s Guide to Life How to dodge speeding tickets In the eyes of Americans, speed limits have joined the long list of laws that don’t apply to them, like jaywalking, spitting on the sidewalk, and paying nanny taxes. Travel times are quoted in terms of speeding or not speeding.

But fake hair has come a long way recently and the newest models are not that bad. These days artificial hair comes in a lot of varieties: extensions, weaves, wefts, hairpieces, toupees, cranial prostheses, and naturally, wigs. Some are made with human hair, some artificial, and some both. Human hair is more comfortable but can fade in sunlight (Italian hair is claimed to be the best), whereas synthetic hair is more durable but less natural looking. Both types of hair can be blended or dyed to produce an exact color match to your own hair.

Contact Dr. net) for more information. ” —Louisville Times If you are a male over 30, odds are pretty good that some of the hair you found in the drain this morning is not going to grow back. Yep. Gone! An estimated 40 million men in the United States are bald or losing their hair. While your chances of having an extreme case of alopecia androgenesis (male pattern baldness) are one in five, the likelihood of a receding hairline or serious thinning is 50-50. And just because your mother’s father kept his hair does not make you safe.

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