• NAAF
  • When you shop the vendors in our Alopecia Areata Marketplace, just mention "NAAF" each time at checkout and they'll donate 10% of your purchase to NAAF. (naaf.org)
  • NAAF, headquartered in San Rafael, CA, fundraises for research to find a cure or acceptable treatment for alopecia areata, supports those with the disease, and educates the public about alopecia areata. (cnbc.com)
  • Founded in 1981, NAAF is widely regarded as the largest, most influential, and most representative foundation associated with alopecia areata, the place for reliable and accurate information. (cnbc.com)
  • However, NAAF understand the concern associated with all types of hair loss, and has programs designed to meet the needs of all alopecia areata patients. (naaf.org)
  • NAAF has many programs and resources aimed at connecting individuals who have alopecia areata in common. (naaf.org)
  • 2017
  • This Awareness Month we will also be telling our communities that alopecia areata is a disease that hurts , as we begin collecting stories of the significant emotional pain that can accompany alopecia areata for our Patient Focused Drug Development (PFDDI) meeting with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2017. (naaf.org)
  • topical
  • The 2015 study we referenced - led by renowned alopecia areata researcher Dr. Angela Christiano - showed that topical application of tofacitinib and ruxolitinib in mice resulted in the rapid transition of hair follicles from the telogen (resting) phase of the hair cycle to the anagen (growth) phase. (bernsteinmedical.com)
  • Several topical treatments used for alopecia areata are reported to result in temporary improvement in some people. (dermnetnz.org)
  • common
  • Learn more about common reactions your child may have to alopecia areata and get resources to help him or her have positive experiences at school and with friends. (naaf.org)
  • Canine pinnal alopecia is most common in dachshunds, but others, such as Chihuahuas, Boston terriers, whippets and Italian greyhounds, may also be vulnerable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ferret adrenal disease is extremely common and is the most common cause of alopecia in ferrets, typically affecting middle-aged specimens between three and seven years old. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dermatophytosis as a cause of alopecia is common in cats, too, and in long-haired varieties, dermatophytic pseudomycetomas may be to blame. (wikipedia.org)