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Science Times

What You Need To Know About Vitiligo: Causes, Symptoms &Treatment
Science Times
Ever come across a person with various white patches on the skin? If so, it is most likely that the person is afflicted with vitiligo. Vitiligo is a condition that affects 1 percent of the world's population. In the US, about 2 percent or up to 5 ...


First Newshawk

Vitiligo, the rare skin condition: Here's everything you need to know
First Newshawk
Doctors claim that vitiligo breaks out due to the destruction of cells called melanocytes, which are accountable for pigmentation. In few people, even the hair sprouting on vitiligo-affected parts also appear white. Genetic causes are also linked with ...


First Newshawk

Vitiligo, the rare skin condition: Here's everything you need to know
First Newshawk
Doctors claim that vitiligo breaks out due to the destruction of cells called melanocytes, which are accountable for pigmentation. In few people, even the hair sprouting on vitiligo-affected parts also appear white. Genetic causes are also linked with ...


BBC News

Eight-year-old with pigment disorder vitiligo buddies-up with dog Rowdy suffering from same condition
The Sun
A BOY with a skin pigment disorder hugs his new best pal — a dog with the same condition. Carter Blanchard, eight, has white patches around his eyes due to long-term disease vitiligo. Black Labrador Rowdy and eight-year-old Carter Blanchard are ...
The 'cool' dog helping kids with vitiligo, and Singapore's selective dating appBBC News
Heart-warming moment boy, 8, with vitiligo meets a dog with the SAME skin condition - and now the pair are inseparableDaily Mail
This Boy With A Rare Skin Disorder Met A Dog With The Same ConditionRefinery29
Huffington Post -WLS-TV -GoFundMe -KATU
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Refinery29

This Boy With A Rare Skin Disorder Met A Dog With The Same Condition
Refinery29
According to ABC, Blanchard, from Arkansas, was diagnosed with vitiligo in 2014 while he was in kindergarten. Vitiligo has no known cause, according to the National Institutes of Health, though it may be an autoimmune disease, which happens when the ...
The 'cool' dog helping kids with vitiligo, and Singapore's selective dating appBBC News
Heart-warming moment boy, 8, with vitiligo meets a dog with the SAME skin condition - and now the pair are inseparableDaily Mail
Boy With Vitiligo Finds A Buddy In Dog With Same ConditionHuffington Post
WLS-TV -A Plus -KATU -GoFundMe
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Medical Daily

Young Woman With Vitiligo Spreads Body Positivity While Painting Her Skin Into Works Of Art
Medical Daily
Ashley Soto was once bullied for her varied skin tones, but now she's using her body as an art canvas. The 21-year-old has vitiligo, a disease that causes a loss of skin color in blotches, according to Mayo Clinic. A couple of months ago she started to ...


BBC News

The 'cool' dog helping kids with vitiligo, and Singapore's selective dating app
BBC News
"It is because of them that my little boy smiles again," a mum's heartfelt thanks to the owners of a dog with skin condition vitiligo, and the Singaporean creator of a selective dating app comes to its defence.
Boy With Vitiligo Finds A Buddy In Dog With Same ConditionHuffington Post
Boy with vitiligo meets dog with same conditionWLS-TV
8-Year-Old Boy With Rare Skin Disease Meets Dog Across the Country With The Same ConditionInside Edition
kgw.com -ohmidog! -GoFundMe -GoFundMe
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Boy and dog who both have vitiligo meet for the first time
Daily Mail
Boy and dog who both have vitiligo meet for the first time. Carter Blanchard and Rowdy, who both have vitiligo, meet for the first time after online donations help unite the two. Boy and dog who both have vitiligo meet... Read More · 2:38min · Drone ...


Daily Mail

Heart-warming moment boy, 8, with vitiligo meets a dog with the SAME skin condition - and now the pair are inseparable
Daily Mail
Hey buddy! Carter Blanchard, 8, from Arkansas, was diagnosed with vitiligo - a lack of melanin in the skin in 2014. After his confidence dropped, his mother, Stephanie Adcock, spotted fellow vitiligo sufferer Rowdy the black labrador online and struck ...
Boy with vitiligo meets dog with same conditionWLS-TV
8-Year-Old Boy With Rare Skin Disease Meets Dog Across the Country With The Same ConditionInside Edition
Boy With Rare Skin Disorder Finds A Buddy In His Dog TwinHuffington Post
FOX 61
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