Added by Pat D on November 22, 2017 at 10:12pm — 4 Comments
So I know I shouldn't be shock or numb but for the past 4 yrs I have been so blessed with a lil one who know no different when it come to someone with or without hair. he runs around like nothing is wrong and I'm so grateful for that.
Added by stephinee L Dawson on November 21, 2017 at 12:26am — 1 Comment
Please send me a message or a reply if you would like to help me with an art project. I only need your answers (no biographical information tied to you or your name).
1) About how long ago were you diagnosed with Alopecia and about how long has your hair loss been noticeable?
2) Have you ever been bald in public? If so, what gave you the courage to leave your home bald?
3) Have you ever been bald in public? If not, what would give you the confidence to do so?…Continue
Added by Lynn on November 13, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Added by Angenetta Whites on November 11, 2017 at 11:31am — No Comments
(https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28884378) Here is the link on the study that honestly lead me to this website. I am extremely pleased with the way the research was conducted and the detail to which it was conducted. It was published by an MD/PhD which if you dont know gives them even more credibility. Basically in America our brightest minds go into the medical field but in Asia their brightest minds go into biomedical research…Continue
It will be a year now since i have shaved my head. Well the few patches of hair that still stood strong. And i can say this year has been a crazy train. I was getting steroid injections every 4 weeks last year up until the point i shaved my head. Soon after, i noticed a hump on my upper back. I also gained some weight. Came to find out i developed Cushings Syndrome from the steroids. Long story short i am still battling weight loss and still have the buffalo hump......
Other than that…Continue
I was 16 - I had a full head of hair for the first time since I was 3. I started taking birth control pills, which totally set my hair progress back to zero - if you're a girl in her teens with alopecia, just don't. I was completely bald again for the first time since I was a toddler. I decided to completely shave my head rather than look at the thinning gold curls that remained on my head every day.…Continue
Added by LauraC.303 on November 4, 2017 at 5:50pm — No Comments
Everyday, I seem to find some way to blame myself and my own body for giving me alopecia at such a crucial time of my life. I hold on to too many things in my life and my hair loss is one of them.
One of the more challenging ideas to have with this is condition is dating. While I've recently, in the past year, got out of a long term relationship on mutual terms, I still can't help but think about her daily, wondering if this condition pushed me to a point of depression that affected…Continue
Added by ZakR07 on November 2, 2017 at 11:54pm — 2 Comments