Latest Alopecia Areata Stories

2014-09-10 08:30:51

Bald Girls Do Lunch® Delivers Vibrant Alopecia Areata Support for Women SCARBOROUGH, N.Y., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bald Girls Do Lunch, Inc. is bringing women with alopecia areata together for the first time in Missouri from September 24(th)-28(th). Strikingly different from a traditional support group, the non-profit's dining out format fosters discussions and friendship mixed with public awareness. Founder Thea Chassin, bald for over 16 years, meets women in cities...

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2014-08-20 06:49:49

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Baldness, or alopecia, affects millions of people around the world. It can range from male pattern baldness (where the hair thins out gradually) to alopecia universalis (which is a total loss of all body hair). Alopecia is an equal opportunity condition, affecting both men and women across races, socio-economic statuses and age. For example, UK actor Joseph Gatt (recently seen as a Thenn wildling on HBO's Game of Thrones) developed...

Man With Hair-Loss Disease Gets New Growth Using Arthritis Drug
2014-06-19 15:21:48

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online Doctors at Yale University administered treatment for a non curable disease (alopecia universalis) in a 25-year-old man that left him without any hair. After the treatment, the man grew a full head of hair, eyebrows, eyelashes, armpit, facial and other hair on various parts of his body. His disease had not been previously treated and this was the first reported case with successful results. “The results are exactly what we...

2013-09-12 23:30:54

Hair replacement industry leader and alopecia support group join forces to help women with alopecia. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 New Image Labs Corporation, the leader in non-surgical hair replacement solutions and manufacturer of Club W|Biolon®, a line of revolutionary hair systems specifically designed for female medical hair loss clients, continues the partnership with Bald Girls Do Lunch, a nation-wide charitable organization empowering women with the...

2013-09-04 23:17:35

In recognition of National Alopecia Areata Awareness Month, Hair Essentials announces a 15% discount. McDonough, GA (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 In recognition of National Alopecia Areata Awareness Month, Hair Essentials, a leading dietary supplement designed to naturally combat hair loss, repair hair follicles and stimulate healthy hair growth, announces a 15% discount on the purchase of Hair Essentials using promo code “AAHE13” through Sept. 30. Alopecia areata is a common autoimmune...

2013-06-12 23:17:03

Mediaplanet's awareness campaign aims to unite community and improve the search for both answers and a cure. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Autoimmune Awareness campaign hits newsstands- We go to extreme measures to protect ourselves from harm. But what do you do when your body is your own worst enemy? For the 50 million Americans suffering from autoimmune disease this nightmare is a daily reality. Despite autoimmune disease affecting more people than cancer and heart disease combined,...

2012-08-08 23:01:13

With Alopecia dramatically changing the lives of millions each year, His Hair Clinic today announces a pioneering hair loss treatment, which is guaranteed to ℠cure´ the condition. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2012 With over 5 million of the U.S population suffering from some form of Alopecia, the negative effects it brings them is enough to change their world forever. Having remained untreatable for decades, those suffering the balding condition have had few treatment...

2012-05-21 23:02:36

With over 4 million persons who suffer with Alopecia, the impact of this condition cannot be ignored. While many become conditioned to the stares and comments that accompany their condition, others who choose to have a paramedical application of tattooing to disguise their condition, are able to face the world with renewed self-confidence. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 21, 2012 The Whitney Center of Permanent Cosmetics has enhanced their paramedical service offerings to include eyelash and...

2012-04-23 04:44:58

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- When the impact of skin diseases on the lives of those it affects usually is considered a "cosmetic problem."  The most common autoimmune disease known as alopecia areata is an example of the lack of attention on skin diseases.  The pathobiology of the disease and available therapies are disappointing, according to a recent study. In the New England Journal of Medicine, scientists offer a review of the clinical presentation, pathogenesis, and management of...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
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  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.