Does hair continue to grow after a person dies?

Answer Hair does not continue to grow after a person dies; only living cells can produce new hair from the hair bulb. After death the body dehydrates and skin and tissue shrink. The shrinking exposes hair... Read More »

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Does a person's fingernails and hair continue to grow after death?

Fingernails and hair do not continue to grow after death, despite the common myth to the contrary. The human body dehydrates after death, causing skin to shrink and tighten. This may result in the ... Read More »

Does having power of attorney make you responsible for bills after a person dies?

No. A power of attorney permits someone (the "agent") to act on behalf of someone else (the "grantor"). Debts incurred on behalf of the grantor remain the grantor's responsibility, or his estate's ... Read More »

Does a father have legal rights to care for a child after 16 years of no support after the mother dies?

Answer At 16 it is the childs' choice. The errant father certainly has no legal rights to the child. Answer Laws pertaining to child custody are set by the state in which the minor and his/her cust... Read More »

Does Hair Grow Back After Stress or Dieting?

Hair loss conditions differ from person to person and are dependent on severalfactors like illness, diet, stress and hormonal imbalance. Some hair loss conditions go by the name "effluvium." This a... Read More »