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Your opinion on Topical Immunotherapy & Stem Cell.

Hello everyone!  I’ve been suffering hair loss since I was 17/18 years old; always had small spotting until my kids birth.  Since then I ha…

Started by Nk

0 Jul 26

Successful treatment in combined therapy with ruxolitinib phosphate and dexsamethasone.

Introduction: I am male. At 27 years of age, the first symptoms of AA appeared within 3 months after a severe infection, probably swine inf…

Started by alpha_helix

6 Jul 13
Reply by Ganesha

Olumiant and what to ask my doctor?

Hi all, Im looking for a bit of advice as to what to ask my doctor. I finally got a doctor's appointment (I'm living in Germany) and now th…

Started by babashanti

54 Jun 28
Reply by SabineTawni

AA for 3-4 years, Partial AU for 1-2 years. I have 100% regrowth on my scalp(not 100% pigment yet), rest of my body regrowth is coming along.

Lets start with this, a photo before I even knew what Alopecia was. Before AA So mid year 2015 I noticed some patches of hair missing on my…

Started by Cocopuffz17

65 Jun 24
Reply by Shaun


Has anybody tried to detox from heavy metals to see if that made any difference?Vaccines, etc, could supposedly start an autoimmune respons…

Started by Mia

0 Jun 4

Stem Cells

Hi- Has anyone tried a stem cell transplant as a treatment?  It sounds promising and makes sense on how/why it works.  Ty

Started by TaraS

0 May 21

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

15 May 15
Reply by sampeckard

Stress & Alopecia

Many people say that stress causes alopecia and that when you get rid of all the stress, your hair starts to grow back. Is that true? My al…

Started by Katie

11 Apr 25
Reply by dysynyx

Thymosin Alpha 1 was a complete failure for me

I had gotten on a steady routine and was getting the Thymosin Alpha 1 shots twice a week as recommended by the manufacturer. Things looked…

Started by TurboK

5 Apr 14
Reply by Vladon


Hello, February 2022,  seems as though discussions regarding Xeljanz have ended. I tried sorting the latest and cannot find anything new. …

Started by Linda

6 Apr 12
Reply by SabineTawni



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