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!
- How can I explain vitiligo to my children?
Vitiligo can be puzzling for a child because a person who has it isn't "ill" in a common sense. To choose the right words to explain vitiligo diagnosis to a child, first consi...
- Which skin conditions can be mistaken for vitiligo?
Vitiligo is a common skin condition with characteristic milky white patches of irregular shape. However, several other skin conditions exhibit similar symptoms that can lead to ...
- Will it spread?
Vitiligo activity may vary considerably from person to person. The natural course of vitiligo is truly unpredictable but usually progressive. The most recent VALIANT study on v...
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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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