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The annual Vitiligo Walkathon is organized by Dallas Fort Worth Vitiligo Support Group on May 20, 2017.
This is an event held to raise awareness about vitiligo in the community and to raise money that goes towards vitiligo research. It's a great opportunity to join hands with other vitiligo patients and their families to make friends and to share experiences. Please join us for the biggest vitiligo event of the year in the DFW metroplex!
Date: May 20th, 2017 (Saturday)
Location: Bachman Lake
Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
(Registration begins at 8 AM)
For details please visit www.dfwvsg.org
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- Can chemicals cause vitiligo?
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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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