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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…

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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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Autoimmune Protocol

Has anyone ever tried the Autoimmune Protocol diet? I was talking to a lady who had alopecia areata and reversed her hairloss and recovered…

Started by CET1993

6 1 hour ago
Reply by Max

Xeljanx 11mgXR

Hi All! I was on Xeljanz XR 11mg for several months in 2020/2021.  From Aug - Dec, it worked to reduce the redness and inflammation on my s…

Started by cd_385

2 yesterday
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Shipments from Beacon

 I ordered Tofacitinib  from Beacon a few weeks ago and it has been at JFK since April 10. Is anyone else having trouble getting their ship…

Started by LJBMD

21 on Wednesday
Reply by MexicanAlopecian

Xeljanz (Tofacitinib Citrate): My experience on the trial

I have received a lot of interest from others on here in my involvement with the Xeljanz trials at Yale. I thought it would be nice for ev…

Started by AlopeciaDestroyedMyLife

9411 on Wednesday
Reply by singh

Dupxient Miracle Drug!

Hi All, I have exciting news I have been on Dupxient since April of this year. My dermatologist  put me on it for my severe eczema which ha…

Started by sci fi babe

1 on Wednesday
Reply by Alo-mom

Are those with alopecia prone to gambling?

I'm a gambler with 10 years of experience, and never saw anyone with Alopecia playing casino games.

Started by Demixl

11 on Tuesday
Reply by mulockmic464

The baricitinib thread

baricitinib has come up in the big xeljanz thread a few times, but it's hard to follow topics and posts in a large thread like that so we s…

Started by chris_s

27 on Monday
Reply by Fingers_Crossed

Questions for those on Xeljanz!

Hi all, I have had alopecia areata since I was 16, I am now 23 and have about 30% of my scalp hair, half an eyebrow and numerous spots on…

Started by SM_10

18 on Monday
Reply by PeterS

Autoimmune disease, parasites, and complexity

In the following TEDx talk, science journalist and author Moises Velasquez-Manoff explains why "the immune system needs its version of grav…

Started by rj, Co-founder

11 on Monday
Reply by Jamalia Franko

Xeljanz from India

HI Guys, Has anyone imported Xeljanz from india via Fedex? Just wondering if its reliable and if it gets through customs without issue. Tha…

Started by NicoleT

952 Jan 21
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