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Q. My hubby is 34 and he has lost half of his total hair. Is Chinese Medicine worth to give a try? My hubby is 34 and he has lost half of his total hair. We have approached the doctor and he has prescribed him some medicines to check on the hair fall. Unfortunately, the medicines did not work for him and again the doctor has changed the medicines. This year he was put on four different medicines but with no results. Now I doubt frequent change of medicines also adds to the problem. He is totally frustrated with the system and wants to give try with Chinese Medicines. Is Chinese Medicine worth to give a try?

A. i tried several treatments...regular...alternative...anything. but i have to say that it may have slowed down the hair fall a bit- but didn't stop it. i came to the conclusion that you just can't beat genetics :)

Q. Is the dead sea really worth the flight all the way to Israel for psoriasis treatment? I've been hearing from lots of people about it lately. They say the mud and the salt there is a better treatment than anything else. Is that true?

A. The treatment in the dead sea is very very good and recommended for psoriatic patients, if other treatments don't help. It is not the mud and minerals that do the effect, it is mostly the phototherapy- meaning the high exposure to sun, that in your case is very helpful. It is also the stress relief of going on vacation for a few weeks that is known to cause improvement. I think it is worth the money - you are treating your body and soul at the same time.

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He scanned the bookcases and bookshelves, and with the same dubious air with which he had regarded the snipe, he smiled contemptuously and hook his head disapprovingly, as though by no means willing to allow that this game were worth the candle.
I told him of course that Monty died a pauper and he'd no share of our concession to will away, but I'd done so well that I thought I'd like to make over a trifle to her - in fact I'd put away 10,000 pounds worth of Bekwando shares for her.
There was 10,000 pounds worth of shares waiting for her and no need for any fuss.
I haven't any friends nor any education worth speaking of.
But when a man betted a marker in a game and said it was worth five hundred dollars, it was accepted as worth five hundred dollars.
There's my steamer, the Bella--worth twenty thousand if she's worth an ounce.
320bn, including crochet garments worth $404m, garments worth $267.
Associate Justice Marvic Leonen again stood out as the poorest magistrate, while Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza remained the richest, according to the 2016 summary report of the Supreme Court justices' statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) released on Friday.
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Wesley Bickley, 32, of Harnall Lane, Hillfields, admitted stealing moisturising cream worth PS48 from Boots, aftershave worth PS75 from Boots, meat and cheese worth PS58.
22 (ONA) The number of loans availed by Oman Development Bank (ODB) to Al Raffd Fund projects in the different Governorates in 2014 amounted to 1023 worth of RO 34,836,971.