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Marriott Minneapolis, Airport 2020 American Boulevard E., Bloomington, MN USA
World Vitiligo Day USA 2020 conference is themed "Embrace, Empower, Educate."
The event will be held on June 26-28 at Marriott hotel in Bloomington, Minnesota, just south of Minneapolis.
Hosted by Minnesota VITFriends, a 180 member-strong support group led by Alicia Roufs since 2014. More on Instagram
Registration fee: early bird $175 (up until May 1, 2020), regular $200, on-site $225.
- What is vitiligo?
Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a relatively common skin disease characterized by smooth, white, painless spots or patches on various parts of the body and hairs above i...
- Is there a traditional medicine to treat vitiligo?
Traditional medicines may be helpful in chronic, metabolic, and stress-related conditions early in the disease manifestation, before extensive tissue and organ damage has occurr...
- Which diseases most commonly accompany vitiligo?
According to a 10-year study, vitiligo patients have a statistically significant higher prevalence of other autoimmune conditions and dermatological disorders: hypothyroidism...
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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