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A quarterly meeting of DFW Vitiligo Support Group will be held in Dallas on Monday, July 14, 2014 between 7 - 9 pm. You and your family members are welcome to attend. During each meeting, new information about vitiligo and its treatment will be presented. There is also a time for discussion, at which time attendees have an opportunity to encourage one another, discuss treatments and coping mechanisms they have used to help them live with vitiligo and make friendships. Refreshments are provided, so please RSVP via www.dfwvsg.org
- What are risks of oral and topical corticosteroids?
Corticosteroid drugs (like hydrocortisone, and others) are often used for treating vitiligo. By mimicing the effects of hormones your body produces naturally in your adrenal gla...
- Isn't it just a cosmetic disorder?
Contrary to popular belief, vitiligo is not a cosmetic disorder but a systemic disease affecting the largest body organ and other vital systems, with multiple comorbidities. Fo...
- Is vitiligo contagious?
Vitiligo is NOT contagious. It cannot be passed on or caught from touching someone with vitiligo, shaking hands, swimming in the same pool, sharing towels, sitting next to someo...
Though it is not always easy to treat vitiligo, there is much to be gained by clearly understanding the diagnosis, the future implications, treatment options and their outcomes.
Many people deal with vitiligo while remaining in the public eye, maintaining a positive outlook, and having a successful career.Copyright (C) Bodolóczki Júlia
By taking a little time to fill in the anonymous questionnaire, you can help researchers better understand and fight vitiligo.