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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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Do nothing and it will grow

I was taken aback just now by a response somebody gave me on regards to regrowing your hair when you have alopecia. This person said, and I…

Started by Surraugeny Sanders

3 8 hours ago
Reply by Cindie


Hi Everyone. Has anyone tried Methotrexate for AU? I have been on DPCP for almost a year and had no real success. This is something new wit…

Started by Tam

88 13 hours ago
Reply by tony4308

Pfizer Trial

Anyone doing the Pfizer medication trial for RITLECITINIB? How is it working? They are now in Phase 2. You have to be under 50 to participa…

Started by Jim In Cali

29 16 hours ago
Reply by magmck

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

9268 16 hours ago
Reply by Patchylatchy

vaccination and alopecia areata

Anyone had the vaccine, or is going to get vaccinated? Or maybe someone who had covid with Alopecia? As Alopecia is an alteration in the im…

Started by wfz

46 18 hours ago
Reply by wfz

Hair loss after dental implant?

I had a bridge for years following a car accident and six years ago had it replaced with a dental implant. Since then, my hair growth has s…

Started by suesue

6 on Saturday
Reply by Joe Nyagah


Has anyone tried CBD oil both topically or orally to treat alopecia. I have worked in dermatology for 15 years and am well aware of all the…

Started by Natanns1

11 on Thursday
Reply by Yringel

Only white hair?

I'm back to being curious as to whether other people have hair like mine. Surely someone must! My scalp (and some body) hair pretty much al…

Started by GardenJess

5 on Thursday
Reply by sydap

Feedback about your experiences with doctors and nurses when first being diagnosed

Hello there. I am wanting to hear some of you or your child's experiences with doctors and nurses that you are willing to share for an upco…

Started by Deeann

112 on Wednesday
Reply by Yringel

Anyone else have nothing work for them?

I tried Xeljanz and now Jakafi and still no regrowth. I am thinking there is nothing that will work for me. Anyone else in the same boat?

Started by mtran2000

8 Apr 3
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