The power of coming together to provide emotional support. Hear stories from others with vitiligo.
I’ve been living with vitiligo for over 15 years and though it’s progressed slowly, it has been a huge part of my life. Vitiligo has given me purpose in life. That may sound strange, but it has. It has given me opportunities that I don’t think would have entered my life without it. When I […]
Not every moment needs to be about helping people understand vitiligo, sometimes the moment belongs to us, and living a life that isn’t defined by having vitiligo.
I had vitiligo, but now seem to have developed alopecia areata, and am losing the hair on some of my vitiligo patches. Is it common to have both conditions on the same location? Will the hair grow back??
Feeling depressed is the most common complaint that I receive from readers who send me emails. It’s only natural that we go through periods where we feel more self-conscious about our white patches of vitiligo; after all, our self-image has been completely altered by the changes to the color of our skin.
Can you believe that headline? Worst of all, it actually happened. Lucky for this university they aren’t located in the United States…the ACLU would be all over this! “Student with vitiligo asked to leave varsity” was the first in a series of 3 updates. I’ve copied them here in order. MADURAI, July 12, 2012 Student […]
I received this story via email, and though it can also be found in the “Vitiligo Stories” section above, it’s worth highlighting here. Enjoy! Hi, this is a wonderful site and im glad to read ur story. Im from India and my wife has vitiligo, but u know what, she is the most beautiful woman […]