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Gain-switched 311-nm titanium:sapphire laser shows efficacy in treating vitiligo
Healio
A gain-switched 311-nm titanium:sapphire laser showed efficacy in treating vitiligo lesions on the face and neck after a median treatment of 23 sessions, according to recently published study results in JAMA Dermatology. Researchers in Suwon, South ...


India Today

Skin art is this 17-year-old vitiligo patient's defence against bullies
India Today
Except for Kartiki, a class 12 student from Delhi who is winning it in life by covering white patches on her body by doodling and sketching on them. Life was such for a bright 17-year-old Kartiki Bhatnagar suffering from vitiligo - a skin disorder ...


TeenVogue.com

What It's Like to Have Vitiligo as an Indian-American Woman
TeenVogue.com
My skin has patches of white and brown. I have vitiligo, a condition in which my immune system attacks my skin's pigment, causing my skin to turn white. Michael Jackson had this condition and so does the famous model, Winnie Harlow, who appeared on ...


New Prague Times

Roufs family attends World Vitiligo Day in Detroit
New Prague Times
Alicia Roufs has been dealing with vitiligo since she was a child. Lately, she's started to draw awareness to the condition where a person's skin loses its pigment cells that can result in discolored patches over a person's body. She joined with others ...


World Vitiligo Day: Awareness vehicle passes through city
Star of Mysore
A message is also sent to people that Vitiligo could be cared through medicine and surgery. The awareness vehicle passed through Chamaraja Wadiyar Circle, City Railway Station Circle and other thoroughfares. The vehicle had posters on it with massages ...


Awareness campaign on vitiligo in Udupi today
The Hindu
The Karnataka branch of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL KN), which observed World Vitiligo Day on June 25, started a vitiligo information awareness campaign in a vehicle called 'vitiligo ratha' on the same ...


Highway Mail

World Vitiligo Day observed at Life Westville Hospital
Highway Mail
The support group meeting covered not only the psychological aspects of vitiligo, but also new treatments, phototherapy and excimer laser. It was announced that a school campaign would be rolled out and will include a distribution of informative ...


The Sun

Who is Winnie Harlow? Lewis Hamilton's rumoured girlfriend and model who's embraced vitiligo condition
The Sun
WINNIE Harlow is a Canadian fashion model who is known for embracing the skin condition vitiligo. She rose to fame on the US show America's Next Top Model and later hit headlines after being linked to Lewis Hamilton. But what else is there to know ...
Winnie Harlow denies fat-shaming a sunbathing man on her Instagram accountRadio 1
Supermodel who championed body confidence responds to body shaming rumorsChron.com
Winnie Harlow lashes out at allegations she fat shamed a man | OK ...OK! Magazine
Metro -Mirror.co.uk -TMZ.com
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Fox 35 Orlando

Sponsored Advertising: Orlando Dermatologist Michael Steppie, MD, Investigates Vitiligo
Fox 35 Orlando
Teaming up with medical research institution Sanford Burnham Prebys, Dr. Steppie studied the causes of vitiligo in hopes of finding a cure. Dr. Steppie, president and medical director of Associates in Dermatology, is also a dedicated researcher and ...


Medscape

A Promising New Treatment for Vitiligo?
Medscape
Vitiligo is an autoimmune disease characterized by CD8(+) T lymphocyte–mediated destruction of melanocytes, resulting in patches of skin depigmentation. This chronic condition is notoriously difficult to treat and can cause significant cosmetic ...

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