Gail Porter and Dr Farjo on BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour
7th June 2010
Dr Bessam Farjo was invited as an expert to guest on Radio 4′s Woman’s Hour today June 8th.
The show was presented by Jane Garvey. Former model Gail Porter talks about her hair growing back after five years of baldness. The TV presenter and patron of Alopecia UK, Gail Porter, talks to Jane about having hair again after 5 years of baldness. They discuss the condition with Doctor Bessam Farjo, Medical Director of the Institute of Trichologists.
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