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I Beat AU Twice

Background  I am Male, 36 Years Old, Played sports at a high level, Had alopecia as a child but always just patches on my head that would…

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Worse in the winter???

My 6 year old who has been in remission for over a year has developed 4 patches in the last 2 weeks. Can winter be a cause of hair loss? We…

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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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How soon after your first spot did it take to become AU?

It took me a year from first spot till I lost everything. When did you have your first spot and when were you officially AU?

Started by Patchylatchy

1 4 hours ago
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Neck pain and other chronic issues

I am 43 years old and have been completely bald since the age of 3. I have almost always worn a wig especially in public and because I get…

Started by Jamie Taylor

4 13 hours ago
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Xeljanz from India

HI Guys, Has anyone imported Xeljanz from india via Fedex? Just wondering if its reliable and if it gets through customs without issue. Tha…

Started by NicoleT

874 18 hours ago
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Last year I was diagnosed with alopecia. My hair started to come back, but now there is a large missing spot, I'm sick of going to the doc.…

Started by Maddie

5 yesterday
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Vitamin D

My daughter has Alopecia areata. Her vitamin D levels are really low.She had medicine prescribed for her and want take the pills.Her alopec…

Started by kimmy68

0 yesterday

Low Dose Naltrexone...can help?

Appears yes: FDA-approved naltrexone, in a low dose, can normalize the immune system — helping those with HIV/AIDS, cancer, autoimmune dis…

Started by Nicolas

39 on Wednesday
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Are those with alopecia prone to gambling?

I'm a gambler with 10 years of experience, and never saw anyone with Alopecia playing casino games.

Started by Demixl

0 Nov 23

Update: 1 year on Tobacitinib!

HI All! March 1, 2019 marked my 1 year Tofacitinib. Either Xeljanz and or Generic Tofacinix from Beacon Pharma in Bangladesh. Started on 1…

Started by NicoleT

462 Nov 20
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Xeljanz in Mexico? Where can we buy it? How Much per Month?

I read awhile back that someone on here has gone to Mexico and purchased Xeljanz, but don't remember who? Can you tell us where in Mexico y…

Started by Xeljanzmiracle

30 Nov 19
Reply by Demixl

Topical calcipotriol (VitD3)

Has anyone used this and what were your results?  I found these journal articles (below links) that showed a quicker response and slower r…

Started by Jade

0 Nov 17



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