Pediatric Alopecia in the US Has Increased Twofold Since 2009 Pediatric Alopecia in the US Has Increased Twofold Since 2009
The retrospective cohort study in the largest study of pediatric alopecia areata to date, according to one of the authors.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - July 16, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Lilly and Incyte's Baricitinib Improved Hair Regrowth for Alopecia Areata Patients in Second Phase 3 Study
Results from two studies (BRAVE-AA1 and BRAVE-AA2) show statistically significant improvement in scalp hair regrowth across both baricitinib dosing groups, compared to placebo Program data will support a submission to achieve a potential first-in-diseas... Biopharmaceuticals Eli Lilly, Incyte, baricitinib, OLUMIANT, Alopecia Areata (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 20, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: Garlic a 'cheap' and 'efficient' treatment for alopecia says study
FINDING natural ways to treat hair loss is the primary objective of ongoing research. One of the more surprising discoveries is the "efficient" role garlic extract can play in treating alopecia areata - a common type of hair loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: Applying onion juice daily can help treat 'patchy' alopecia - study
HAIR loss comes in many forms and the solutions are equally as diverse. The promise of onion juice to treat alopecia areata is a case in point. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: Four essential oils shown to be 'safe and effective' - what to buy
THE SUCCESS of hair loss treatments depends on how well they target the underlying cause. An essential oil blend consisting of four essential oils was shown to treat participants' alopecia areata. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Looking for a natural way to regrow hair? Try chaga mushrooms
(Natural News) Alopecia areata is a condition characterized by hair falling out in patches. Research suggests it is caused by the immune system attacking the hair follicles, causing them to shrink and slow down hair production. Because of this, alopecia is called an autoimmune disorder. According to statistics, alopecia is a common autoimmune disorder that affects about 6.8... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alopecia Areata: How Is It Treated and Can It Be Cured?
Title: Alopecia Areata: How Is It Treated and Can It Be Cured?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/25/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/25/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 25, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What Are the Main Causes of Alopecia Areata?
Title: What Are the Main Causes of Alopecia Areata?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/8/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/8/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 8, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Oral JAK Inhibitor for Alopecia Areata Advances to Phase 3 Oral JAK Inhibitor for Alopecia Areata Advances to Phase 3
"So far, I'd say that the results are very encouraging from this study, as we see good safety and continued stability of the hair regrowth in the open-label extension," said Dr Cassella.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - January 6, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

How Do I Know if My Child Has Alopecia Areata?
Title: How Do I Know if My Child Has Alopecia Areata?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/15/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/15/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - December 15, 2020 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Could applying garlic to your scalp activate hair growth? What the research says
BEST hair loss treatment: Research into ways to halt hair loss has turned up some surprising solutions. Garlic extract has been shown to target alopecia areata - hair loss that takes the form of bald patches. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Treatment for hair loss: JAK inhibitors could lead to 'rapid and robust hair growth'
TREATMENT for hair loss: Targeting the underlying mechanisms that cause hair loss offers the best hope of stopping it. Research has chanced upon a new treatment pathway for alopecia areata - jak inhibitors. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Garlic extract application may stimulate hair growth in bald patches of the scalp
BEST hair loss treatment: Research into ways to halt hair loss has turned up some surprising solutions. Garlic extract has been shown to target alopecia areata - hair loss that takes the form of bald patches. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Losing Your Hair Can Be Another Consequence of the Pandemic
Doctors are seeing a huge increase in patients who have been shedding abnormal amounts of hair, and they believe it is related to stress associated with the coronavirus. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Pam Belluck Tags: your-feed-science Hair Anxiety and Stress Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Alopecia Areata your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: The natural oil that resulted in ‘complete hair regrowth’
HAIR loss comes in many forms and its underlying causes are equally as varied. Alopecia areata is a common form of hair loss and applying a seed-based oil has been shown to effectively counter it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: Apply this cream to your scalp daily to stimulate hair growth
HAIR loss treatments must address the underlying cause of hair loss in order to be effective. If your hair loss is caused by alopecia areata, applying a natural cream has been shown to help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: Apply this oil to your scalp to promote hair growth
HAIR loss can be attributed to a wide range of causes and establishing the type of hair loss you have offers your best bet of finding a suitable treatment. If you experience a type of hair loss called alopecia areata, an oil derived from a popular herb has been shown to help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lilly Receives FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation for Baricitinib for the Treatment of Alopecia Areata
Recognition reinforces baricitinib's potential to be the first FDA-approved medicine for individuals living with alopecia areata INDIANAPOLIS, March 16, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and Incyte Corp... Biopharmaceuticals, FDA Eli Lilly, baricitinib, alopecia areata (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 16, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

She Was Losing Fistfuls of Hair. What Was Causing It?
Sudden hair loss may seem alarming, but it may be caused by a temporary stress and grow back. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Hair Baldness Alopecia Areata Women and Girls Wigs Source Type: news

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Reveals Alopecia, What Is This Condition
Ass many as 6.8 million people in the U.S. may be dealing with alopecia areata. And there are other types of alopecia. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 27, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Ayanna Pressley Opens Up About Living With Alopecia and Hair Loss
The congresswoman from Massachusetts said that she was making peace with the condition in a video released on Thursday. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sandra E. Garcia and Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: Hair Alopecia Areata Race and Ethnicity Pressley, Ayanna Baldness Source Type: news

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Reveals Her Hair Loss as She Shares Her ‘Very Personal’ Alopecia Diagnosis
In a moving interview with The Root, Massachusetts Rep. Ayanna Pressley opened up about living with alopecia and revealed that she has gone completely bald. Pressley, 45, said she decided to go public about her hair loss because she felt she owed an explanation to all the women of color who have reached out to her about what had become known as her signature hairstyle: Senegalese twists. She added that she decided to open up about going bald “to be freed from the secret, and the shame that that secret carries with it.” “I’m not here just to occupy space,” she also said. “I’m here t...
Source: TIME: Health - January 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Madeleine Carlisle Tags: Uncategorized democrats onetime Source Type: news

DDT COA #000101: Patient-Reported Symptoms and Impacts of Alopecia Areata
Clinical Outcome Assessments (COA) Qualification Submissions Office of Drug Evaluation (ODE) III Division of Dermatology and Dental Products (DDDP) DDT COA Number DDT COA #000101 (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - June 26, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Another JAK Inhibitor Shows Promise for Alopecia Areata Another JAK Inhibitor Shows Promise for Alopecia Areata
Early results show another JAK inhibitor is effective for the treatment of alopecia areata, and dermatologists are hoping that these drugs will provide a systemic solution to a devastating disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Janus Kinase Inhibitors Used To Treat Alopecia Areata
(MedPage Today) -- Two studies point to JAK inhibitors as viable treatment option for alopecia areata (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 4, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Financial burden in patients with alopecia areata
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - February 28, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Health Tip: Understanding Alopecia Areata
-- Alopecia areata is a form of hair loss that's triggered by your immune system mistakenly viewing hair follicles as threats to your health. This can trigger patchy hair loss on the head, complete hair loss on the head or the loss of body hair, the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 14, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Understanding Alopecia Areata
Title: Health Tip: Understanding Alopecia AreataCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/14/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - February 14, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

ASK THE GP: Dr Martin Scurr answers your health questions   
The Daily Mail's resident doctor answers your personal concerns in his weekly Good Health column. Today, he advises on a mild form of alopecia areata. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pfizer initiates phase 2b/3 clinical trial for PF-06651600, an oral JAK3 inhibitor, for the treatment of patients with moderate to severe alopecia areata
Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) announced the initiation of a Phase 2b/3 clinical trial for its oral JAK3 inhibitor, PF-06651600, for the treatment of patients with moderate to severe alopecia areata, a chronic autoimmune skin disease that causes hair loss on the scalp, face, or body, and currently has no approved therapies. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - January 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Pfizer Business and Industry Source Type: news

Alopecia Areata: A Review of Disease Pathogenesis Alopecia Areata: A Review of Disease Pathogenesis
This article offers new insights into the pathophysiological mechanisms involved in the etiology of alopecia areata, an incurable autoimmune disorder.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Oral JAK3 Inhibitors Show Potential to Boost Hair Growth
(MedPage Today) -- Investigational agents efficacious in moderate-to-severe alopecia areata (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - December 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

JAK Inhibitors Promising for Alopecia Areata JAK Inhibitors Promising for Alopecia Areata
Two investigational new drugs are emerging for patients with moderate to severe hair loss, for whom there are currently no reliable treatments.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

JAK Agents Impress in Alopecia Areata
(MedPage Today) -- Significant hair growth with two different drugs (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Alopecia Areata Trial Results, Skin Oncology Top EADV Agenda Alopecia Areata Trial Results, Skin Oncology Top EADV Agenda
Early results from a trial of JAK inhibitors for hair loss will be unveiled at the upcoming dermatology meeting. Specialists will also delve into the adverse skin effects of immunotherapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Janus Kinase Inhibitors: Emerging Applications in Dermatology Janus Kinase Inhibitors: Emerging Applications in Dermatology
Learn about the use of Janus kinase inhibitors, which have become promising treatment options for dermatologic conditions such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, alopecia areata, vilitigo, and more.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fecal Transplant Promising Primary Therapy for C diff Fecal Transplant Promising Primary Therapy for C diff
Fecal microbiota transplantation can be used for the first-line treatment of C difficile, and it might also have an effect on neurologic and autoimmune diseases, such as autism and alopecia areata.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Alopecia Areata
Title: Alopecia AreataCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/30/1999 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 28, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What to eat for thicker hair: These 10 foods will nourish your locks
(Natural News) Strong, shiny, healthy-looking hair is a sign of beauty. That’s why baldness or hair loss – known as alopecia areata – can be a distressing condition. Alopecia areata affects the scalp, which causes patches of hair loss. Alopecia areata affects both men and women. Like any other part of your body, hair needs... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alopecia Areata: Who Gets Screened for Thyroid Disease? Alopecia Areata: Who Gets Screened for Thyroid Disease?
Many children with alopecia areata get screened for thyroid disease. But do they all need to be?CHOP Expert Commentary (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Expert Interview Source Type: news

Thyroid Screening Advised for Some Kids with Alopecia Areata
(MedPage Today) -- Those with atopy, Down syndrome, and familial history may be at increased risk (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 27, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Bullying and quality of life in pediatric alopecia areata - Christensen T, Yang JS, Castelo-Soccio L.
We report survey result... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

FDA Lifts Hold on Concert Pharma's Study Testing Hair Loss Drug FDA Lifts Hold on Concert Pharma's Study Testing Hair Loss Drug
Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) lifted a clinical hold on a trial testing its therapy for alopecia areata, a type of hair loss.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

FDA lifts hold on Concert Pharma's study testing hair loss drug
(Reuters) - Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) lifted a clinical hold on a trial testing its therapy for alopecia areata, a type of hair loss. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

FDA lifts hold on Concert Pharma's hair loss drug
(Reuters) - Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration lifted the clinical hold on a mid-stage study testing its drug to treat alopecia areata, a type of hair loss. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Alopecia Areata: Current Practices vs. New Directions Alopecia Areata: Current Practices vs. New Directions
Many treatments for alopecia areata are available, but none have been validated or are FDA approved. This paper reviews therapies currently under investigation and novel modalities which show promise.American Journal of Clinical Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

FDA Places Clinical Hold on Concert Pharma's Hair Loss Drug FDA Places Clinical Hold on Concert Pharma's Hair Loss Drug
Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Wednesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) imposed a clinical hold on a mid-stage trial testing the company's drug to treat alopecia areata.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 18, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Pharmacist News Source Type: news

FDA places clinical hold on Concert Pharma's hair loss drug
(Reuters) - Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Wednesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration imposed a clinical hold on a mid-stage trial testing the company's drug to treat alopecia areata, a type of hair loss. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Concert Pharmaceuticals commences Phase IIa trial to study CTP-543 in alopecia areata
US-based Concert Pharmaceuticals has commenced the Phase IIa clinical trial of CTP-543 to treat patients with moderate-to-severe alopecia areata. (Source: Drug Development Technology)
Source: Drug Development Technology - May 2, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How Should Physicians Respond to Latest Alopecia Research? How Should Physicians Respond to Latest Alopecia Research?
Dr Lipper discusses evidence and strategy for treating patients with alopecia areata.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 17, 2017 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology Viewpoint Source Type: news