Tag Archives: vitiligo

  • Understanding Vitiligo

    The disease. Vitiligo is a disease which causes the skin to lose color in patches. Some people will have a few patches, others many more. The condition isn't contagious or life-threatening, but it can be emotionally devastating. It affects people of all skin colors and ethnicities, men and women, eq...

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    Ogo Maduewesi: The Vitiligo Warrior

    [fl]I[/fl]n February of 2005, Ogo Maduewesi noticed something on her lip that changed her life forever. “I noticed a light patch here,” she says, pointing to the pink inner portion of her lower lip. A month later, she noticed a lighter spot on the right side of her face. “What is happenin...

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