News - 22 Apr `21Shields Up! Monthly Newsletter Is Out Today


Our newsletter for April is going out by email today. We go over topics like vaccination for vitiligo patients, safety of medicinal plants, AAD virtual meeting, World Vitiligo Day, FDA meeting and even city mayor elections in France. 

Here is an online version of the newsletter.  



      FAQOther Questions

      • I have a new job - should I tell colleagues about my vitiligo?

        If you are starting a new job and you are concerned about stares and questions about your skin, try a proactive approach. When the time is right and you are feeling comfortable,...

      • 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 is vitiligo?

         Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a generally unpredictable skin disease that causes a gradual loss of skin color and overlying hair on different parts of the body. Cont...