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Imagine within just weeks losing every bit of hair... all over. It's unpredictable and it happens. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune skin disease that can have a devastating affect on self-image, especially women's. Bald Girls Do Lunch is the only nonprofit created specifically to help women cope, gain confidence and feel a sense of community. Learn more...

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Clinical Trials Got Your Interest?

April 23rd, 2016 by Christie Plummer

Dr. Emma Gutman

Mount Sinai ( New York ) has options for alopecia areata patients

Mount SinaiIs there a cure for alopecia areata? No, there is no cure, but researchers are doing clinical trials in search of safe and effective alopecia treatments. Dr. Emma Guttman, in New York is conducting several studies including a pilot study with Tralokinumab for moderate to severe alopecia areata.

Follow along with our interview so you can talk to your friends and family about new studies for alopecia treatment… Read More

Clinical Trials Underway at Mount Sinai Department of Dermatology

March 18th, 2016 by Chassin

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (New York)

Alopecia Areata research is of great interest to people with this autoimmune skin disorder. This Bald Girls Do Lunch blog informs you with patient-friendly posts on alopecia areata news, clinical trials and popular posts like our features on Tofacitinib and Ruxolitinib. In 2016…Read More

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Alopecia Awareness with Style and Beauty

February 16th, 2016 by Chassin

Alopecia Awareness with Style and Beauty

 
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Sign Up for Research Updates

February 14th, 2016 by Chassin

Research & Treatment Posts in BGDL Alopecia Areata Support Blog

Sign Up Today to be in the know when we publish an update series on the Mount Sinai Medical Center clinical trials. Watch your inbox for news about Dr. Emma Guttman, Dermatology Researcher for the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

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December 31st, 2015 by Chassin

 

 

Elizabeth K: Alopecia oelizabeth.headband2.alopecia0c6b1218 copynset age 23

Occupation: Dental Hygienist

What BGDL means to Elizabeth: “A fun, informative and special organization”

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DONATE to Bald Girls Do Lunch. We help women like Elizabeth.

 

VIDEO: Alopecia Areata – Why Does My Hair Fall Out?

December 13th, 2015 by Chassin

Super cute video from the Australia Alopecia Areata Foundation. With puppets and children, any child you know will understand your alopecia much better from this video: Watch HERE Ages 4-12.

Bald Girls Do Lunch Is Top-Rated in 2015

December 2nd, 2015 by Chassin

Visit HERE and see why BGDL is a top-rated alopecia nonprofit for the fourth straight year.

Thanks to our donors, volunteers and people like you, we are one of the first winners of a 2015 Top-Rated Award from GreatNonprofits. Read our great reviews and add your story.

Alopecia Awareness with Style and Beauty

October 10th, 2015 by Chassin

Alopecia Awareness with Style and Beauty

 

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Love and Alopecia Areata Support in Massachusetts

October 8th, 2015 by Chassin

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