Alma Aimoldina, a master student from Astana Medical University, Department of Dermatovenereology, has traveled 750 miles from the capital city Astana in the north of the country to Almaty in the south to attend the V Master Class on Vitiligo. Today, Alma has established the first Vitiligo Facebook group in Kazakhstan. Read more >>>
- Is there a special diet for vitiligo?
In short, no. Some people find that certain foods may worsen their vitiligo symptoms or that others may improve their skin condition. We found no scientific evidence that a sp...
- Can chemicals cause vitiligo?
It’s important to remember there are multiple factors involved in vitiligo onset, including genetic predisposition, living and working environments, and exposure to certain chem...
- 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...
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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.
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