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Avenue Mail

Vitiligo is not an untouchable disease: Dr. Rajeev Thakur
Avenue Mail
Jamshedpur, June 25: BR Seva Sadan, a nursing home situated at Garahabasa in Kalimati Road organise free camp on the occasion of World Vitiligo Day on Sunday, June 25 from 9 am to 1 pm. Patients in large number attended the camp and were ...


TeVido BioDevices Announces Appointment of Dr. John Harris to Advisory Board
PR Web (press release)
TeVido BioDevices (TeVido), a pioneer in cellular therapy to treat loss of pigmentation, today announced the appointment to the advisory board of Dr. John Harris, Director of the Vitiligo Clinic and Research Center at the University of Massachusetts ...


Mid-Day

Mumbai: Learning to live with vitiligo, sans stigma
Mid-Day
It has more social significance than medical importance, as it does not cause any major harm to the body," says Dr Rajesh Shah, who has treated over 7,000 vitiligo patients across the world . According to him, vitiligo is governed by immunological ...


BSI bureau (press release)

World Vitiligo Day- More Invention and Intervention needed
BSI bureau (press release)
Vitiligo therapeutics has a projected market of $2.7 billion, with a CAGR of 8.8 per cent, making it an excellent business proposition. Ahammune is, to our knowledge, the first Vitiligo-centric drug discovery company. The emphasis at Ahammune is to ...


Daily Excelsior

All about Vitiligo
Daily Excelsior
Vitiligo occurs when the cells called melanocytes that produce melanin die or stop functioning. Vitiligo affects people of all skin types, but it may be more noticeable in people with darker skin like in Indian population. One thing that must be clear ...


Times of India

Skin Deep
Times of India
Discrimination and social stigma are often associated with vitiligo. This condition - sometimes also called leukoderma - causes the skin to lose pigmentation. It's not, contrary to what most people think, a disease. But it is a genetic condition, with ...


Fox 2 Detroit

World Vitiligo Day Celebrated in Detroit
Fox 2 Detroit
Detroit is the host location for the United States on World Vitiligo Day, which began in 2011 as a way to recognize and raise awareness for people with the disease. This past year, vitiligo organizations across the U.S. met in Washington, D.C. for the ...


PagalParrot

Ignoring a White Spot on Skin Can Cost You Physical Appearance, Here Are Vitiligo Causes and Its Treatments
PagalParrot
White spots on the skin or the loss of skin colour is known as Vitiligo or Leucoderma in the medical terms. This is a common disease, a part of world's total population is affected by this disease. This disease usually caused to people having dark skin ...


Vitiligo developments include phototherapy, epidermal graft harvesting treatments
Healio
Long-duration phototherapy should be encouraged to enhance vitiligo treatment response, with the most effective response expected on the face and neck, according to a recent review and meta-analysis published in JAMA Dermatology. Researchers in ...


This girl embraced her skin condition by using her body as a canvas for her art
Business Insider
Ash Soto was just 12 years old when she first noticed a small spot had appeared on her neck. At first, she didn't think anything of it, but when another one appeared soon after, her mom took her to a dermatologist. She was immediately diagnosed with ...

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