Do you want to share your #Vitiligo story?
Whether you have been personally affected by this skin condition or have had a close experience with someone who has, now is your chance to submit a 500-word essay about how Vitiligo (or the Vitiligo Pride Community) impacts you.
The first place winner will be awarded $100, and two second place winners will be awarded $75. Five participants will also be awarded a copy of Yan Valle’s “A Nonsense Guide to Vitiligo.”
Submit by May 20th through the Google form and good luck to all!
- Polypodium leucotomos as an adjunct treatment for vitiligo?
Extracts of the tropical fern Polypodium leucotomos appear to have beneficial properties for the vitiligious skin. Polypodium leucotomos (also classified as Polypodium aureum) a...
- What tests should be done?
A well-trained dermatologist should be able to diagnose vitiligo and distinguish it from contact leukoderma or more than twenty other conditions with similar skin appearance bas...
- 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...
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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
By taking a little time to fill in the anonymous questionnaire, you can help researchers better understand and fight vitiligo.