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Bollywood.com

Two colours on one skin is beautiful, says Saumya on World Vitiligo Day
Bollywood.com
By HT. Mumbai, June 25 -- Saumya Tandon has always been vocal about social issues, and this World Vitiligo Day, she wants to create awareness about this skin condition. Saumya's distant cousin suffers from vitiligo, and the actor is aware of the stigma ...


The Tribune

No vitiligo signs by taking milk after fish: PGI doc
The Tribune
He further shared vitiligo (leucoderma) affects 1 to 4 per cent world population. “There are many misconceptions about this disease. In India, men, women and children with vitiligo face severe psychological and social problems. It is more severe in the ...


Pulse Nigeria

'I hid my vitiligo while competing on 'the bachelor''
Pulse Nigeria
Vitiligo is “harmless” in that it doesn't do any serious damage to your body. But it totally destroyed my self-esteem. I felt like I had to give up modeling. No one outright told me that I couldn't model with my skin. But I didn't feel like I measured ...


NDTV

World Vitiligo Day: 10 Effective Home Remedies To Treat Vitiligo
NDTV
World Vitiligo Day is celebrated on the 25th of June. This day is celebrated to make the world aware about the symptoms, causes and treatment of the disease. Vitiligo destroys the melanin pigment cells. The melanin is responsible for providing the skin ...


Vitiligo treatment camp
The Hindu
To mark 'World Vitiligo Day', Kasturba Hospital will hold a vitiligo treatment camp here from June 25 to June 30. It will provide specialist consultation for free and special treatment packages, stated a press release here on Saturday. More In. Related ...


The Daily Star

Vitiligo and the way to recovery
The Daily Star
Nowadays, vitiligo became a social problem in Bangladesh. Unexpectedly most people for the lack of health knowledge indicate this disorder as a contagious disease. Vitiligo, which is locally known to us as 'Sheti', is a chronic condition in which the ...


Daijiworld.com

Udupi: Special vitiligo treatment camp held at Kasturba Hospital Manipal
Daijiworld.com
Media Release. Udupi, Jun 23: Kasturba Hospital, Manipal will observe World Vitiligo Day on June 25. Special vitiligo treatment packages will be offered to patients from June 25 to June 30. Vitiligo is a condition in which the pigment is lost from ...


Yahoo Lifestyle

"I Hid My Vitiligo While I Was On The Bachelor"
Yahoo Lifestyle
Vitiligo is "harmless" in that it doesn't do any serious damage to your body. But it totally destroyed my self-esteem. I felt like I had to give up modeling. No one outright told me that I couldn't model with my skin. But I didn't feel like I measured ...


Millennium Post

'Vitiligo a white patch on skin and a scar on mind'
Millennium Post
New Delhi: Several misconceptions prevail about vitiligo, a skin condition in which skin loses pigmentation and develops white patches. However, vitiligo does not have any harmful effect on a person and is non-contagious in nature yet it creates a ...


The Statesman

World Vitiligo Day | Experts bust myths, say Leucoderma never contagious
The Statesman
It's World Vitiligo Day on 25 June. Vitiligo, also known as Leucoderma, is a skin disorder where the healthy cells in the body are affected. Referred to as white leprosy, Vitiligo or Leucoderma has several myths attached to it, which at times make ...

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