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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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Original articles by Thea Chassin in the Alopecia Areata Support Network Blog. Subscribe for instant and weekly updates.


American Academy of Dermatology: Alopecia Areata Patient Information

User-friendly and informative knowledge base.

Questions and Anwers about Alopecia Areatafrom the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases of the National Institutes of Health
Publication # 09-5143, www.niams.nih.gov

Support Resources

 Informative, free booklet from the NIH.
Fast Facts About Alopecia Areata from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (National Institute of Health)

Articles, personal stories and inspiration.

Nonprofit organization helps you communicate personally and privately. Journal your emotional process through the critical phases of alopecia . You post once so friends and family can all follow your journey. For children and families affected by alopecia and other conditions.

The only non-profit devoted exclusively to children with alopecia areata.



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