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Homoeopathy may treat malaria, vitiligo patients: Research ...
Business Standard
Read more about Homoeopathy may treat malaria, vitiligo patients: Research on Business Standard. Homeopathy has shown the ability to treat malaria and ...

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Metro

Black grandma whose vitiligo is slowly turning her white shows that 'beauty is beyond skin'
Metro
12 years later, she's learnt to accept the 'non-stop segmental vitiligo' that will one day turn her skin completely white. The model, business owner and grandma from Louisiana says that she would spend an hour a day covering her skin in makeup to cover ...


DeathRattleSports.com

Louisiana grandmother with vitiligo becomes a model
DeathRattleSports.com
A grandmother has bared all to show that 'beauty is beyond skin' after learning to embrace the vitiligo which will one day turn her skin completely white and previously left her suicidal. Model, business owner, and mother-of-four Iomikoe Johnson, 37 ...

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Blavity

This Woman Contemplated Suicide Before Embracing Her Vitiligo And Loving Herself
Blavity
Model, mother of four and grandmother of two Lomikoe Johnson first noticed a white patch under her arm about 12-years ago. At first, she thought it was cancer but later she discovered it was vitiligo. The 37-year-old thought about taking her own life ...


Black Viriligo Model Goes unclad online[SEE PHOTOS]
Information Nigeria
The mother-of-four is a model who has vitiligo. She first noticed a tiny spot of white skin under her arm 12-years ago and thought it was cancer. When it started to spread, she went to doctors and they told her she had a skin condition. This left her ...


Daily Mail

The black woman 'who is turning completely WHITE': Grandmother who became suicidal over vitiligo says her pale ...
Daily Mail
A grandmother has bared all to show that 'beauty is beyond skin' after learning to embrace the vitiligo which will one day turn her skin completely white and previously left her suicidal. Model, business owner, and mother-of-four Iomikoe Johnson, 37 ...


The Sun

Gran who became suicidal over her vitiligo is now a model… and accepts that one day she will turn completely WHITE
The Sun
A GRANDMOTHER has bared all to show that “beauty is beyond skin” and that she now embraces her vitiligo. Mum-of-four Iomikoe Johnson, 37, from Louisiana, USA, has now learned to embrace the vitiligo which will one day turn her skin completely white ...
The black woman 'who is turning completely WHITE': Grandmother who became suicidal over vitiligo says her pale ...Daily Mail

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MKTP surgery has long-term benefit for restoring skin pigmentation in vitiligo patients
Science Daily
Vitiligo develops when melanocyte cells are killed by the body's immune system, causing the area of the skin to turn white because the cells no longer make pigment. The white lesions vary in size and location -- face, hands, arms, feet and torso. It is ...

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WHAT IS VITILIGO?
Daily Mail
Vitiligo occurs when the cells that produce melanin, the pigment that determines the color of skin, die or stop functioning. This causes slowly enlarging white patches of irregular shapes to appear on the skin over time. Vitiligo affects all races, but ...


EurekAlert (press release)

MKTP surgery has long-term benefit for restoring skin pigmentation in vitiligo patients
EurekAlert (press release)
DETROIT - A Henry Ford Hospital study has shown that skin transplant surgery has long-term benefit for restoring skin pigmentation caused by the skin disease vitiligo. In a retrospective study, researchers found that a majority of areas of the skin ...

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