Recently I had done an interview with the editor with the local newspaper. It was about my alopecia journey and my going boldly to the gym without having any head covering. I was thrilled to see it printed in the newspaper 2 weeks later ( its a weekly paper) and even more shocked to see my picture on the front page. A small pic, but still front page.

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Comment by Alliegator on April 30, 2012 at 12:56pm

That is awesome! You go girl! It is a great article.

Comment by You can do it : ) on April 30, 2012 at 5:11pm

wow, good for you

Comment by ana on April 30, 2012 at 8:49pm

congrats!!!

Comment by Linda on April 30, 2012 at 9:59pm

sooo great.... I wish I could do that.

Comment by Coleen on April 30, 2012 at 10:19pm

That is awesome, I have been tossing that idea around, I go to the gym with either a hat or bandanna, but some days they a pain, I just want to take it off.

Comment by Kara on May 1, 2012 at 10:31am

I love this article!!!! I also love that it was on the front page of your paper and hopefully everyone in your town was educated about alopecia. I still find so many people that have never heard of it until they talk to me. Congratulations!

Comment by Emily Horsley on May 1, 2012 at 10:50am

That's fantastic, I shouldn't laugh but I remember doing the same thing, wearing a swimming cap in the sauna and wearing a woolly hat in the middle of summer to hold my wig in place, can't help but laugh at those days now :D
Love the tattoo, I've thought about getting one done on my head but scared it will hurt too much!

Comment by Mary on May 1, 2012 at 11:13am

Wonderful, Terri!

Comment by Nicole on May 2, 2012 at 1:45pm

Terri, this is awesome! What a great way to raise awareness on the beautiful people that have alopecia.

Comment by Kimberly on May 3, 2012 at 3:52pm

I commend you on your boldness, way to go!!! I too did an article in my local newspaper several years back - they didn't put it on the front page but front of "the living section" and I had wished they would have went more in depth on alopecia itself, but at any rate, it did bring awarenesss (my goal) and I shocked the heck out of a lot of people who didn't have a clue of what I was dealing with, especially since they took a picture of me with my wig on and without my wig and used them in the article. :-)

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