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Wig for sports, surfing and swimming

Hey there, this is only my first proper post, so sorry, but its gonna be long :) I started wearing wigs about 2.5 years ago. Starting off f…

Started by MissFifi in Wigs, eyebrows, hair pieces, fashionLatest Reply

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…

Started by Becca74 in Symptoms, treatment options, researchLatest Reply

Yes, you can!

You Can Do It! We are all on this forum for one reason... most people visiting here are just learning about "alopecia" and I have to say, t…

Started by Leonore in Just for fun, inspirational, motivationalLatest Reply

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Social anxiety

Hi Everyone! I've been struggling with severe social anxiety ever since I started losing my hair a year ago.  I am terrified of people aski…

Started by Dayna in Acceptance and coping

0 23 hours ago

CBS Evening News 2/18/2017 features 8 yr old girl in NYC with alopecia

This touching video helps raise awareness of alopecia and its emotional effects. However, I do argue that the title is misleading as the st…

Started by BLondie in Children with alopecia

0 yesterday

Snail mail project

Hello! I'm looking to see if anyone is interested in starting a snail mail project, writing maybe once a week in terms of our experiences w…

Started by Leanne ☺ in Just for fun, inspirational, motivational

0 on Friday

MicroLinks / CyberHair - I need your advice/testimonials - Go, No Go ?

Hello to every awesome & beautiful people here ! I have androgenetic alopecia and I have procrastinated big time on solutions thinking…

Started by pcat in Wigs, eyebrows, hair pieces, fashion

4 on Friday
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Wig cap

I'm having some problems keeping the wig cap on. The net that goes on head before wig. It hasn't come off but I have not worn my wig yet fo…

Started by mustang1 in Wigs, eyebrows, hair pieces, fashion

3 on Friday
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Has anyone read the article written a few years ago about the harvard doctor who treated someone with AU in a clinical trial with a medication for rheumatoid arthritis?

I thought it was interesting since my dad had rheumatoid arthritis and diabetes and passed away at 62 because if it. My 2ND day of AIP diet…

Started by philnatural in Symptoms, treatment options, research

0 on Wednesday

Accepting today: Beyond fear and loathing of alopecia universalis

The date and time of when I found my first spot is lost in the fog of what I can remember. I do recall looking at the dime size spot on the…

Started by SeanS in Acceptance and coping

1 on Saturday
Reply by Tom

How do I pick a wig that's right for me?

Hi again! My current wig is slowly getting worse, and in hopes of preserving it a while longer, I am trying to look at some other options,…

Started by Sierra in Wigs, eyebrows, hair pieces, fashion

7 yesterday
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NAAF conference young adults??

Hi! My name is Emmi and i'm 23 years old. I have had alopecia universalis since I was 13! I have been wanting to go to the annual conferenc…

Started by Emmi in Support groups, networking

2 yesterday
Reply by Alo-mom

Still having a hard time accepting androgenetic alopecia :(

Its just hard, when I do my hair I can clearly see the side balding, now I have alot of hair in the back...but the front is what's looking…

Started by Stars-r-Aligned in Acceptance and coping

2 on Saturday
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