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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.…

Started by SugarLatest Reply

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…

Started by AshleLatest Reply

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I finally did it!

I went out in public without my wig.   I was out riding my motorcycle and stopped in a busy tourist town and decided not to try to sneak my…

Started by Fiona

8 19 hours ago
Reply by Fiona

Really depressed

Hi, have just joined up to the website. I'm struggling with not only losing all hair on my head, but now most of my brows, eyelashes, nostr…

Started by Sheryl

24 on Monday
Reply by Hayley

Why would she do that?

The last 8 months, I have lost more and more hair. I had gotten it cut very short and a neighbor had commented that it looked pretty good s…

Started by Tovah

22 on Saturday
Reply by Tovah

Newly diagnosed last week with TE and a form of alopecia that I can't remember what sort :-(

Hey guys  I am Vicky 36, UK not sure how long I have been loosing my hair but I noticed it about Feb feeling thinner and breaking.  I have…

Started by Vicky1234

0 on Friday

Still having trouble coping after 5 years

Hey all, here's my story. I am a 19yo male, nearly 20 these days. My hair started falling out when I was about 13-14, and by then I'd wear…

Started by Maurice

5 Mar 18
Reply by Rose Marie'

Public ignorance is the worst symptom & there are no upsides

My hair started falling out in the 4th grade. By 7th grade it was mostly gone. My parents bought me my first wig when I was 15. I wore one…

Started by Mark S. Hansen

6 Mar 7
Reply by Cindie

How to deal with setbacks when dealing with AA?

I've had AA for over a year now. Lots of downs, some ups. Lots of regrowth, lots of hair loss. A few months ago, maybe around September, I…

Started by Epo

20 Mar 3
Reply by Marsha Lampert MBA MS

When you didn’t believe it would be worse

I have 9 years whit Alopecia Areata. I have ups and downs every month. And it’s ok. Then, last summer I started losing some eyelashes, and…

Started by Janita

12 Mar 1
Reply by Sheryl

Hair loss permanently from chemo

Hair loss from Chemo Taxatore Posted by Maura on July 22, 2012 at 6:01pm in Acceptance and coping View Discussions I know no one wants to h…

Started by Maura

10 Feb 27
Reply by Wendy

Head hair gone and now facial hair :(

I started losing my hair on april of 2013 and now i have around 20 percent of my hair.  It was hard for me to get into the idea that i was…

Started by Alex

0 Feb 27





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