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acceptmeasiam

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
I was inspired to create a social network called ACCEPT ME AS I AM because of my very own story of self acceptance. I struggled with accepting what I looked like due to the fact that I am completely because of being diagnosed with alopecia. Alopecia is an autoimmune disease that causes severe hair loss. In my case the condition is permanent. After the negative thoughts and effects concerning my condition negatively affected my quality of life, I decided that I didn't need to live this way... Full Bio
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Accept Me As I Am by acceptmeasiam 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Patient Empowerment Being bald is no laughing matter, especially for women, for whom society closely associates a woman's outer appearance with her beauty, health, success and status. And one w ... Read on »