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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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Has anyone here been prescribed and used prednisolone? My dermatologist gave me a prescription for it, saying that she thinks my alopecia a…

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Acne on scalp?

Hello everyone- I'm not currently doing any topical treatments for my very diffuse AA (we are talking all over hair loss of about 50%). Any…

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Interleukin 2 low dose THE CURE

Hello I am french there is a new treatment the molecule is interlekin 2 in low dose and the drug is aldeslekin it is the professor passeron…

Started by kevin

38 13 hours ago
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Diseases/Issues related to Alopecia Universalis?

Hi, I have had AU for 1,5 y now. I had AT 20 years ago and have been living happily with light AA (coming and going) since then. Living wit…

Started by KiraC

1 16 hours ago
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Getting tofacitinib from overseas

I just joined the group after being in a bit of denial. I have had 3 episodes of AA - my first at 22, second at 26 and now at 34. I was ver…

Started by Frida Rupert

2 19 hours ago
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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

5153 23 hours ago
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Tofacitinib from overseas part 2

In addition I forgot to mention currrntly doing ddcp treatment, and have had oral steroids in 4 week pulses to no avail. Also take biotin,…

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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

87 yesterday
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Question about steroid shot treatment

I was recently diagnosed with Alopecia and am exploring options. I have been doing the topical treatment for about 2 weeks. My insurance do…

Started by Tryingtodeal

0 on Wednesday

New Hair Growth Mechanism Discovered

Mouse hair follicles and regulatory T cells, which are shown as red dots. In experiments in mice, UC San Francisco researchers have discov…

Started by Alopecia World

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Reply by Maura

Xeljanz Alopecia

Who May in concern Good day .. I am writing to you from Turkey , My Name is BUSE SAYGILIER , I am 25 years old and I have Alopecia disease…

Started by Buse35

1 on Wednesday
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Acupunture, Chinese Medicine, Internal Herbal Remedies..

Hi Everyone! In the last few months, I've researched Alopecia and treatments... I was currently looking through a pamphlet at the Chiropra…

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