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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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Calling out to all people taking xeljanz!!

Hi all who are on xeljanz ! First off I want to just say I hope everyone is having safe success with their hair growth! I have spoke to my…

Started by singh

65 3 hours ago
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Rejected for Xeljanz?

Hello everyone, I've read of great things on here about Xeljanz, which gave me hope for a cure. I made an appointment with a derm at SFGH u…

Started by strawberry

4 yesterday
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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

3818 yesterday
Reply by Jcortez05

The cure!!!


Started by Nicolas

160 yesterday
Reply by Gon

AU: Does your skin become more sensitive or dry when you have AU?

I discovered that my skin became more sensitive when I got AU. Also, my skin became more dry and more sensitive for hot showers and sauna a…

Started by Gon

20 on Thursday
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Xeljanz Users...Let's Stay Connected Here in 2016!

Hi Friends-- I want to thank so many for following my discussion link, "My Stanford trial experience, Part 2 (Xeljanz)" throughout the bul…

Started by Susan McAdams

247 on Thursday
Reply by Antosslazio

Has anyone ever tried Naltrexone (low dose LDN) for the AA?

Now that the AA is back, I noticed that I wasn't quite feeling at 100% like on a normal day for me, so went to the Dr today and he said my…

Started by onekeylady

42 on Wednesday
Reply by Mike Staffieri RHN

My alopecia confirmation

This year in February, I had a biopsy done and was told I had citricial alopecia. I'm not sure if I'm spelling it right. It is when we use…

Started by rose

0 on Tuesday

Non-toxic drug LDN works!

LDN is working for my seven year old daughter.  We are starting out 14th week and thousands of blonde hairs are present.  The ones in the b…

Started by pterese

20 on Monday
Reply by kevin

Oral steroids?

I have had AA for a little over a year and have had some regrowth, but even more loss. Right now I have to wear a hat in public, because I…

Started by Rose

49 Jul 16
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