My 7 year old daughter was diagnosed with alopecia areata today. She has 3 patches of hair loss. Is there any way of knowing how this will progress? She's quite obvious to the whole thing at the…Continue
"I think it's very important for the child to be comfortable within their own skin and important for them to get emotional help also. My 11 year old started a website and blogging as a 10 year old and writing really helps her.
"Yes, start prepping her mentally, at the same time book your appointment with a paediatric dermatologist as it could take a while to get seen. HOWEVER, my experience having seen many of those, they often can't offer much beyond treatments along…"
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