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TVSpy

Reporter Living With Vitiligo Makes the Most of his Condition
TVSpy
Former WABC entertainment reporter and current WJBK reporter Lee Thomas says vitiligo hasn't stopped him from telling stories. The Independent reports the 50 year old was diagnosed with the condition at 25 during a hair cut when he saw a white spot ...


The Independent

Fox TV reporter with vitiligo uses make-up every day so he isn't a 'distraction' to viewers
The Independent
“I knew something was wrong,” he told the Mail Online. And while working as a entertainment feature reporter for WABC in New York City, Thomas received the vitiligo diagnosis - a diagnosis that would change his life. Vitiligo is a disease that causes ...


Markets Insider

New Medical Device Company Excimer Therapies Debuts at 2018 American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting ...
Markets Insider
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Excimer Therapies Inc., a medical device company focused on the treatment of certain conditions that are amenable to phototherapy treatment, has been awarded exclusive U.S. distribution rights for the Clarteis ...

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PR Newswire (press release)

New Medical Device Company Excimer Therapies Debuts at 2018 American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting ...
PR Newswire (press release)
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Excimer Therapies Inc., a medical device company focused on the treatment of certain conditions that are amenable to phototherapy treatment, has been awarded exclusive U.S. distribution rights for the Clarteis ...

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Daily Mail

Local Fox TV reporter with vitiligo reveals he covers up his skin patches with make-up so he isn't a 'distraction ...
Daily Mail
For many people whose career revolves, at least in part, around their appearance, being diagnosed with a condition like vitiligo could feel like a death sentence as far as future success is concerned. But for Emmy Award-winning WJBK Fox 2 News reporter ...


Daily Mail

Tattoo artist helps acid attack victims and vitiligo sufferers
Daily Mail
Kindhearted tattoo artist Amber Gotzmeister uses her skills to help acid attack victims and vitiligo sufferers in India. MAFS executive producer opens up about... Read More · 0:33min · Gripping moment Jon admits... Read More · 0:41min · Luke Wilson ...

Google News

UPI.com

Xeljanz, light therapy combination could be 'breakthrough' vitiligo treatment
UPI.com
The combination has only been used on two vitiligo patients, but according to a study author, the results have been dramatic. Experts add, however, that the findings need to be duplicated in studies with larger groups of people. The treatment produces ...

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Health Thoroughfare

A Possible Treatment For Vitiligo Has Been Recently Discovered At The Yale University
Health Thoroughfare
... combining tofacitinib (a medication) with Narrow Band UV-B light therapy. Tofacitinib is already available on the market under the name of Xeljanz which is commercialized as a treatment for rheumatic arthritis. However, back in 2015, it has been ...


MobiHealthNews

Clarify's connected home phototherapy device gears for launch
MobiHealthNews
Clarify Medical will be debuting its handheld, smartphone-connected phototherapy device later this week at the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, according to a statement. The technology powering the Home Light Therapy System received FDA ...


Metro

My Vitiligo is disappearing – But I dont want it to
Metro
A lack of the melanin pigment can cause white patches to develop on the skin, causing a condition called vitiligo. It affects people differently. Some people have it on different parts of their body, others like Winnie Harlow have symmetrical patches ...

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