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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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New: Donor Edition of Virtual Lunch

November 3rd, 2014 by Chassin

ANNOUNCING:  The first Donor Edition of Bald Girls Do Lunch Virtual Lunch e-newsletter.

Look at these 2014 accomplishments!

 

 

 


The Importance of Talking About Alopecia Areata

October 30th, 2014 by Chassin

 

As we approach the holiday season when folks are gathering ’round, we want to help this be a better year for women with alopecia areata.

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Research News You Can Use from BGDL

October 23rd, 2014 by Chassin

 

 

We’ve recently focused on the latest medicines and research in the alopecia areata field. Interested in the latest science and findings?

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How Your Donations Are Used

October 19th, 2014 by Chassin


VIDEO: Listen to Sandra’s Moving Testimonial of Support from BGDL (30 seconds)

Sandra’s Story

YOUR DONATIONS TODAY ENSURE THAT BGDL REACHES MORE WOMEN TO “Live Well with Alopecia”(tm)


Physician Takeaways from Alopecia Drug Treatment Case Study

October 16th, 2014 by Chassin

 

 

This is our second in a 2-part series about a relatively new class of immuno-suppressant drugs called Janus kinase inhibitors, which sure have received a lot of media attention lately.

 

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Physician Takeaways from Alopecia Drug Treatment Case Study

 

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Bald Spirit in Connecticut

October 15th, 2014 by Chassin

Meet Thea Chassin and local women with alopecia at Panera, Oct 26, 2014 6 pm. 2534 Albany Ave, West Hartford, CT

Email ahead to events@BaldGirlsDoLunch.org.

You’re never alone with alopecia and Bald Girls!

 


Physicians Note That Alopecia Drug Treatments Require Further Testing

October 9th, 2014 by Chassin

 

 

When headlines hit the media with word combinations like alopecia, research, clinical trials and drugs, we want to help you understand them and keep them in perspective.

 

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Physicians Note That Alopecia Drug Treatments Require Further Testing

 

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How to Effectively Cope with your Child’s Alopecia: Candace’s Story

October 2nd, 2014 by Chassin

 

 

Click through to read Candace’s story, learn from the coping strategies that were most helpful for her, and hear her personal opinions on the media and hair-growth news.

 

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How to Effectively Cope with your Child’s Alopecia: Candace’s Story

 

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What to Know About Clinical Trials and Alopecia

September 25th, 2014 by Chassin

 

 

We have noticed there has been a recent uptick in the number of mentions of alopecia areata and clinical trials in the news. After some research we are writing this week to share some basic information about clinical trials and important things to keep in mind if you are thinking of participating in one. We even had a chance to catch up with Sydney from our previous post to hear her weigh in with her reaction to current news of clinical trials related to alopecia areata.

 

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What to Know About Clinical Trials and Alopecia

 

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