News Results - Vitiligo

  • Black or White? Actor Fiennes cast to play singer Michael Jackson

    Lycos News27 Jan 2016

    (Reuters) - British actor Joseph Fiennes has been cast as iconic African-American pop star Michael Jackson in an upcoming TV comedy, provoking scorn on social media on Wednesday and fueling a controversy in the entertainment industry over opportunities for black artists.

  • Vitiligo - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vitiligo/basics/.../CON-20032007 Vitiligo (vit-ih-LIE-go) is a disease that causes the loss of skin color in blotches. The extent and rate of color loss from vitiligo is unpredictable.
  • Vitiligo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitiligo Vitiligo is a chronic skin condition characterized by portions of the skin losing their pigment. It occurs when skin pigment cells die or are unable to function.
  • Vitiligo: Get the Facts on Causes and Treatment

    www.medicinenet.com/vitiligo/article.htm Vitiligo facts medically edited by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD. Vitiligo is a disease in which the pigment cells of the skin, melanocytes, are destroyed in certain ...
    • Vitiligo - Home Remedies, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Diet

      www.home-remedies-for-you.com/remedy/Vitiligo.html Vitiligo is a skin condition in which the cells that produce the pigment, melanin, are destroyed. Melanin is responsible for giving the skin its color.
    • Vitiligo: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology

      emedicine.medscape.com/article/1068962-overview Vitiligo is an acquired pigmentary disorder of the skin and mucous membranes, and it is characterized by circumscribed depigmented macules and patches.
    • Questions and Answers about Vitiligo

      niams.nih.gov/health_info/vitiligo Vitiligo. June 2014. Questions and Answers about Vitiligo. This publication contains general information about vitiligo. Individual sections describe what vitiligo is ...
    • Vitiligo – Genetics Home Reference

      ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/vitiligo Vitiligo is a condition that causes patchy loss of skin coloring (pigmentation). The average age of onset of vitiligo is in the mid-twenties, but it can ...