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My story

My hair started shedding and itching almost a year ago and has't stopped. I had thick curly hair but now have about half of what I use to.…

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Seeking mental help but too afraid?

Some of you have seen my earlier posts about my difficulty of accepting my alopecia. Now I have other personal problems that are really har…

Started by LilacLatest Reply

New to alopecia and having a VERY hard time coping!

Hi all, This is my first time posting to the forum. Today has been quite hard to handle. Im going to purge my story: I started noticing sig…

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Smile until you believe it

Hey all, I'd love to know what makes you happy? What gets you through the day when things are tough no matter how small. Look forward to…

Started by Michela1986

10 3 hours ago
Reply by Michela1986

Wanting the obsession to end

Hi, I have what is likely chronic telogen effluvium (as I have had it for far longer than 6 months now). I really want to stop thinking abo…

Started by alpine

2 20 hours ago
Reply by alpine

At what point did you decide to stop treatment for alopecia areata?

When my hair first started falling out I had no clue what was going on, it all happened so fast (hair one month, bald the next) that when I…

Started by JessicaStinkle

44 on Monday
Reply by Nammer

Shower hair loss anxiety

Hello, My name is Alex and I am 22. I was diagnosed with alopecia areata in September 2014 and have been dealing with all the emotional pai…

Started by alexmorozco

11 on Sunday
Reply by alpine

How I feel

I am a 59 year old woman that lost all hair a little over a year ago. Still not sure why. Anyway have really tried to deal with it but I ha…

Started by Kat

2 on Sunday
Reply by Kat

Thought I was alone

I started losing my hair at 15 years of age. It was really strange. It was like I woke up one morning and my hair started thinning on my sc…

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2 Feb 17
Reply by Aimee

At what point do you REALLY start to accept it?

I discovered my first spot just under a month ago. It grew large, fast. I shaved the underneath of my hair. The a week later I discovered a…

Started by Aly

57 Feb 15
Reply by Jewelzy

Hello guys!

Hello, my name is Tomy, I'm new here on Alopecia World, I have alopecia totalis and after I had my hair loss, I went through emotional diff…

Started by Tomy Pereira

6 Feb 5
Reply by Luciana Lépore

So sad...

I was officially diagnosed this week. I knew what it was, but hearing the words hurt so badly. My dermatologist seems to have such high hop…

Started by Lo

5 Feb 2
Reply by Cheyenne

This is too cool not to share

Love this!! Sums up my journey so well. Love to you all xx

Started by Andrea

2 Jan 25
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