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Clinton Hill Branch Library, 380 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Come join us for yet another Vitiligo Support Group meeting. First 15 minutes of every meeting, we do a meet and greet so members can get a chance to know each other. After that, we discuss issues personal or general related to dealing and living with vitiligo. Snacks and beverages are usually served so no need to bring your own. Spaces are limited so please RSVP. Thank You and hope to see you soon.
Shazaad Games, group leader
Where: Clinton Hill Branch Library, 380 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY
When: Saturday, January 17, 2015 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
- Can a gluten-free diet help with vitiligo?
It's very unlikely. We have specifically looked into claims that gluten-free diet may ease symptoms of vitiligo, or completely reverse it, and found no firm scientific evidence ...
- 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...
- 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...
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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