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Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

There is more to me than vitiligo
Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)
Rumbidzai Mugabe has vitiligo, a condition in which light coloured patches appear on the skin. Her story is one that illustrates the difficulties that one encounters, not from having a medical condition, but from the ignorance and insensitivity of ...


BT.com

7 things a model with vitiligo wants you to know about the skin condition
BT.com
Vitiligo is a long-term skin condition where white patches appear on the skin. This change is caused by lack of melanin – the hormone that gives the skin its pigment. Though it can appear anywhere on the skin, it most commonly occurs on the face, neck, ...


Zalebs

Kgothi ''Iman'' Dithebe an inspiration for all aspiring models
Zalebs
Vitiligo has surfaced quite a lot in the entertainment Industry and because of this, it's becoming less ad less of a scare. Celebrities like Leleti Khumalo, Brighton Ngoma and Kgothi Dithebe are coming out and are celebrating their beautiful skin. Iman ...

Google News

Health Thoroughfare

Vitamin D Might Be The Key Ingredient In Vitiligo Treatment
Health Thoroughfare
There are many skin conditions out there and one of the most obvious ones is Vitiligo. This chronic skin condition is visible due to the white patches on different skin areas. The margins are heavily defined due to the log of pigment. All parts of the ...


Revelist (blog)

Someone created a vitiligo Barbie in Winnie Harlow's likeness
Revelist (blog)
Last year, Mattel released a line of Barbies in a range of body types, from tall to petite to curvy. Then in November, the company debuted an "Ashley Graham Barbie" with touching thighs. But while Barbie's body type has become more and more diverse ...


Dove Medical Press

Psoriasis and vitiligo are close relatives | CCID - Dove Medical Press
Dove Medical Press
Psoriasis and vitiligo are close relatives Khalifa E Sharquie,1 Husam Ali Salman,1 Aseel K Yaseen2 1Department of Dermatology and Venereology, College of ...

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Medical Xpress

CO2 laser + platelet-rich plasma promising treatment for vitiligo
Medical Xpress
Rania Abdelghani, M.D., from Al-Azhar University in Cairo, and colleagues randomly assigned 80 adult patients with localized non-segmental vitiligo to receive four treatment options: fractional CO2 laser, PRP, combined fractional CO2 laser and PRP, ...


In Touch Weekly

'Teen Mom 2' Star Jenelle Evans Spreads Awareness About Vitiligo, David Eason's Skin Condition
In Touch Weekly
There's one thing Jenelle Evans has made very clear — she will not let anyone cyber bully her man! The Teen Mom 2 star has been very outspoken about her fiancé David Eason's skin condition and she is quick to call out insensitive trolls who makes fun ...


The Japan Times

Nagoya hospital begins trials on new treatment for depigmentation disorder vitiligo
The Japan Times
NAGOYA – A Nagoya hospital has begun the first clinical trials in regenerative medicine on patients in Japan with the skin condition known as vitiligo, which is characterized by patches of skin losing their pigmentation over time. Starting in July ...


Doctor NDTV

Vitiligo: 5 Ways To Help You Live Happily With Vitiligo
Doctor NDTV
Vitiligo is an autoimmune condition, which only affects the skin pigmentation. There is very little awareness about the condition, which affects one in 100 people worldwide. June 25th is World Vitiligo Day - a day dedicated to raising awareness for the ...

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