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Alopecia Areata: The shame and embarrassment of this disease devastates the lives of too many women and girls when treatments do not work. Since 2007 Bald Girls Do Lunch has connected with over 3,000 to restore self-confidence and conquer isolation. With requests for meet-ups in every state and beyond the USA, Bald Girls is answering the plea for women to find others for community and support. From intimate groups to style workshops to restoring her looks, BGDL puts women on the track to normalcy and living well with this disease. Learn more...





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Friendship Makes the Difference in Alopecia Areata Support

July 12th, 2016 by Chassin

Heidi and Allison

When friendship involves alopecia, it can be an opportunity for strength and support.

That’s what Heidi from New Jersey told us when her best friend, Allison, opened up about having alopecia areata, not something she did often. Read More

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Understanding Autoimmune Diseases: Is Alopecia Areata Hereditary?

June 13th, 2016 by Chassin

Is Alopecia Areata Hereditary?

As we all struggle to understand and cope with autoimmune diseases, it’s important to know what it means for your family as well.

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A Lesson About Alopecia Areata in Hebrew

June 13th, 2016 by Chassin

Is Alopecia Areata Hereditary?

מחלות אוטואימוניות: האם  מחלת האלופישה אראטה היא תורשתית?

Thea Chassin, Founder and President

יוסדת הארגון  Bald Girls Do Lunch

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Alopecia Support in Boston

June 6th, 2016 by Chassin

Alopecia Support in Boston

 

June 13, 2016: 6 pm

Boston Renaissance Waterfront Hotel | 606 Congress St, Boston, MA

  • • Registration required.
  • • Includes one raffle for a wig from Fortune Wigs.
  • • Early bird discount: offer code BOSTON for $5 off until June 7th
  • • Questions? info@BaldGirlsDoLunch.org or 800.578.5332

Come to talk and share.

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Feeling Lost?

Enjoy our fun approach to self-confidence.

 

We love options. Come as you are.

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Clinical Trials Got Your Interest?

April 23rd, 2016 by Chassin

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.