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NYU's Ambulatory Care Center at 240 East 38th Street, New York, USA
will be on Thursday, February 8th, from 7PM - 8:30PM
on the 11th floor of NYU's Ambulatory Care Center at 240 East 38th Street, between 2nd and 3rd Avenue
Since this is our first meeting of the year, we will provide an overview of our New York Vitiligo Community Group. Additionally, there will be a research update about a treatment for vitiligo: vitiligo surgery!
Please let us know if you will be able to attend the meeting by email firstname.lastname@example.org
NY Vitiligo Community
- What causes vitiligo?
Surprisingly, the causes of vitiligo are yet to be precisely established. Researchers know the cause is pre-wired in your genes, just waiting for a bad luck moment. In about hal...
- 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...
- What's better: laser or phototherapy?
In a recent study researchers assessed effect and safety of different laser and phototherapy treatments, such as excimer laser/light, narrowband UVB, UVA and PUVA. No significa...
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
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