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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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Please help! Is alopecia contagious?

Hi all, Quick back story, I am 28 with AU, it started when I was 14 and had progressed to AT at 21. I have been away from this forum for ar…

Started by danny

27 17 hours ago
Reply by Chenyp

Alopecia totalis

Just wondering I started losing hair this past November just a few patches then it started coming out by the handfuls in May. dr just diagn…

Started by wcjacobs

1 22 hours ago
Reply by Rose Marie'

AU treatment claimed by : Need to check Authenticity

Hi, I am suffering from AU, I recently contacted one institute that claims the treatment of AU, Can anyone check the authenticity of the or…

Started by Raj

7 yesterday
Reply by Rose Marie'

Drug for RA effective in reversing alopecia? Dr. Brett King at Yale has published a paper about ho…

Started by bean701

10 on Sunday
Reply by Kat

Patchy hair growth

I've been having some random hair regrowth. I always had it in my mind once it's gone for so long less chance it's coming back. But I've fo…

Started by KFlame

2 on Saturday
Reply by Lyndsey Pitchford

Alopecia due to stress, trauma etc

I wonder if anyone out there has put their alopecia down to a stressfull period in their lives.  I have heard of a few cases on the site an…

Started by Carl

18 on Friday
Reply by Stressed

Has anyone tried Berberine yet?

In view of all the discussions on the arthritis drug, has anyone tried, or going to try Berberine?  I did order it and have taken it now fo…

Started by Starshine

4 on Friday
Reply by DJ88

BerBerine for alopecia universalis?

Hello, I am new to this site. I was wondering. Has anyone tried Berberine yet? Im a little confused about this medication because of all th…

Started by DJ88

0 on Friday

Alopecia and lyme disease link

I recently found an article that described lyme disease as mimicking over 300 different diseases, which alopecia is one of them.  http://ly…

Started by dawgsjw

1 on Friday
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Latest advances

Hi everyone. I've just joined this site and I was thinking.. It would be great if there were a section on this site that just gathered info…

Started by ellauk

4 on Thursday
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