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I Beat AU Twice

Background  I am Male, 36 Years Old, Played sports at a high level, Had alopecia as a child but always just patches on my head that would…

Started by Joey_CLatest Reply

Worse in the winter???

My 6 year old who has been in remission for over a year has developed 4 patches in the last 2 weeks. Can winter be a cause of hair loss? We…

Started by StephaniePA-CLatest Reply

Squaric acid treatments

I am looking for some opinions and insite... A new Derm that I went to see this week at Hershey Medical center here in PA who is a Scalp an…

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Xeljanz in Mexico? Where can we buy it? How Much per Month?

I read awhile back that someone on here has gone to Mexico and purchased Xeljanz, but don't remember who? Can you tell us where in Mexico y…

Started by Xeljanzmiracle

31 on Tuesday
Reply by LaurenAprilw

It's not always stress

Stress doesn't always cause hair loss. For some people yes, but not for me. My period of rapid hair growth came when I was the most stresse…

Started by Peace to you

3 on Tuesday
Reply by LaurenAprilw

Scalp edge hair loss

Hello peeps I am a little bit confused...right, I have heard of this Ophiasis pattern...which I think is when it affects you hairline at t…

Started by Tracey Holt

4 on Monday
Reply by AsumaKoruko

Queries about Alopecia Universalis

Hello All, I was diagnosed with Alopecia Areata in Jan 2022 and as spots got bigger and joined up, my consultant says it is turning into Un…

Started by Sid

1 on Monday
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Alopecia Hair Loss vs. Cancer Hair loss

I don't want to sound like I'm a terrible person because I'm not. But lately it seems I find more and more programs that provide free wigs…

Started by Sierra

9 Jun 24
Reply by sampeckard

alopecia universalis - successful treatment

Hello All I wanted to share some of my experiences online because when I first started losing my hair I valued posts like this so much!  I…

Started by AlopeciaAndBononos

21 Jun 20
Reply by SmoothRed

Functional medicine

I am scrolling through the posts and most of what I see are trials with chemical creams, pills, etc.... Hasn't anybody researched other way…

Started by Mia

0 Jun 18

Eli Lilly's approved drug for Alopecia Olumiant

Today I received a email from the National Alopecia Areata Foundation. This above drug has received FDA approval for Alopecia Areata. I kno…

Started by Alo-mom

3 Jun 16
Reply by Valerie Larsen

New drug approved by FDA for Alopecia

Started by dreamscometrue

0 Jun 14

Olumiant (baricitinib)

My 13 year old son was on Xeljanz for over a year with limited regrowth.  Our doctor would like him to try Olumiant next, however, it is ve…

Started by tatzidog

3 Jun 14
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