Articles for tag: Clothing Design

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Alopecia; Auto-Immune Disease Affecting Hair Loss

Considered an auto-immune disease, alopecia, in children, is attributed to the body’s natural immune system response on the hair follicles perceived to be a threat to the indivdiuals health. The attack is often attributed to the body’s natural immune system working to fight against bacteria and viruses and, inadvertantly, mistakes the hair follicles as a ...

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Native American Dressmaking: A Cultural Education

Since before the first pilgrim set foot on American soil Native American’s have been surviving and providing for themselves. Men took care of the hunting for food and gathering of materials to build tepees, weapons, or other needed objects, while Native American women maintained the family by preparing meals and making clothing. In an exhibit ...