Tag Archives: Hair Follicle Test

Why Would a Hair Follicle Test Have Inconclusive Results?

Q: My husband was recently hurt on the job (he works in construction). His boss had him submit to a hair follicle test the same day that he was injured. The test results came back inconclusive, so now my husband must submit to another test. Can you tell me why a hair follicle test would […]

Nervous about a Hair Follicle Test

Q: I have been asked to submit to a hair follicle drug test for my job. I have never had to take a hair follicle test before, and I’m a little bit nervous. I don’t have a high threshold for pain, and I don’t want to be left with a bald spot. Can you please […]

Is a Hair Follicle Test the Best Choice?

Q: I am an employer of five construction workers. We are a small business, but I feel like I need to test my workers for drugs. I have heard that a hair follicle test is the best choice. Is this true and, if so, why? Name Withheld San Diego, CA A: Depending on your exact […]

What to Know about a Hair Follicle Test

Q: My husband just came home from work and told me that he has to take a hair follicle test tomorrow. Neither of us are familiar with these tests. What can you tell us about these tests, as far as the collection procedure, and when will the results be ready? R. Miller Tallahassee, FL A: […]