What you may have missed in our recent newsletter.
I’m sure you feel there is too much information floating around. And turning this sea of data into anything meaningful on any subject requires more effort than most people’s available time, energy or memory. Not to mention the fact that half of studies you read about in the news are wrong, anyways, - but which one is true?
That's why each month I scour the web to ensure you never miss anything worthwhile on vitiligo health and lifestyle. And I put some great stuff for you in the newsletter, which I’m confident will brighten up your weekend. Here is just a snippet of what you may have missed last month:
- FDA warnings about unsafe vitiligo medicines and clinical tools
- A brilliant piece about how predatory open-source publishers extract fees from unsuspecting authors
- Tony Robbin’s incredible ‘7 Keys To Transforming Medical Practice Into A Thriving Business’
- Blockchain solutions that will transform healthcare in the nearest future
- A cool new device with a mobile app for home phototherapy waiting for FDA approval this summer
- and some emotional personal stories and music videos.
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What is coming?
11th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD
The 11th session Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) will take place at the United Nations Headquarters, New York, from 12 to 14 June 2018. Mo...12 June 2018 09:00, UN Plaza, New York
Master Class On Vitiligo In Pediatric Age
will be held alongside “International Forum on Paediatric Dermatology”, which will take place in Rome (Italy), on October 5-7, 2017. This is an exciting opportunity...06 October 2018 09:00, P.zza Giovanni Randaccio, 1 - Rome...
What causes vitiligo?
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Pyrostegia venusta as a folk medicine for vitiligo?
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Who is prone to vitiligo?
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