Alan Kling M.D. - Dermatologist Dr. Alan Kling is a nationally renowned, board-certified dermatologist who practices both general and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Kling is a recognized expert in the field of HPV (human papillomavirus) infections and is active in teaching, research, and the evaluation and treatment of patients with this condition.
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Alan Kling M.D. - Dermatologist
Dr. Alan Kling is a nationally renowned, board-certified dermatologist who practices both general and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Kling is a recognized expert in the field of HPV (human papillomavirus) infections and is active in teaching, research, and the evaluation and treatment of patients with this condition. Dr. Kling is an excellent doctor. He always takes the time to answer questions and cares about his patients, which is very unusual these days. His staff are very nice and waiting time is minimal. I've been to Dr. Kling 3-4 times now. Each time, I was seen promptly and Dr. Kling was thorough in his analysis and objective in treatment. Prognosis and treatments were explained in plain, easy-to-understand English. Office is very clean. Recommended. Dr. Kling is great. I have been seeing him for over a year and every visit has been helpful and a pleasent experience. I will continue to see Dr Kling going forward. Dr. Kling was mean at first but i continue to see him. 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Dealing with Alopecia Areata

Dealing with Alopecia Areata

What Causes It?

Alopecia Areata is caused by white blood cells attacking the cells in the hair follicles. Since the cells have been destroyed air products decreases very quickly at the patient looses their hair. Cells are replaced and interestingly do not get attacked by the white blood cells so there is always a chance, under right circumstance that hair will return.

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Science is at odds at what the cause for this sickness, the theory is that it is a mixture of a weakness in genes that creates a trigger as well as possible reaction to a virus.

How Will Alopecia Areata Affect My Life?

This is a frequently asked question that is usually asked by children and young adults as they continue with their lives growing up and interacting with people. They might think that the disease is similar to other such ailments. Well, thankfully that is not the case and there is no pain associated with Alopecia Areata. It is not contagious and does not cause the patient any pain or discomfort. People with Alopecia Areata can live normal, fulfilling lives. They can go and follow their dreams and have a normal productive life with their families.

The psychological element of losing your hair is more complex and many people develop ways to deal with the emotional element of having Alopecia Areata. Many seek council with philologists or councilors able to deal with the trauma.

How Can I Cope With the Effects of This Disease?

Dealing with the disease is approached by adjusting to your circumstances. Society does put a lot of enfaces on beauty and hair. Sufferers get help and support from people who have had the issue before. 2% of Americans have got Alopecia Areata at one point so there a lot of people that can help, so you’re not alone.
There are a number of ways that you can feel better about your condition. There is a range of hair accessories, wigs can be very effective and scarves and caps can also cover up the self conscious areas. Some cosmetics are great at masking small areas of hair loss.

What Are Some Promising Areas of Research?

There is no cure at the moment for Alopecia Areata but a considerable amount of research is continuing to uncover a great deal about the disease.
Animal models are aiding researching in understanding how the condition manifests itself in other subjects. Researchers have found mouse who have a similar hair condition coming down with hairless patches. Other research has used mice to further understand how hair follicles grow through studying embryonic mice. A buzz word in research is stem cell research and can provide us to with immense amount of data of how the body works and develops. With further research alopecia areata can benefit from the findings. Gene therapy could also be an answer to solving the Alopecia Areata question.

What can Doctors do?

Dermatologists and general physicians are likely to give cortisone injects into the area and this medicine can provide assistance in the hair’s growth. There are other tropical medicines available. You can consult your dermatologist for more information.

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