Live, enjoy and dare..... also with vitiligo!

Mark Baanders about vitiligo in the animal kingdom.

December 15 Video

Mark Baanders was flooded with reactions when he spoke openly about his vitiligo during Expedition Robinson. With him, it turned out that more than 200,000 other people in the Netherlands were walking around with the skin disease.
And vitiligo occurs not only in humans, but also in animals.

Mark Baanders about vitiligo.

December 15 Video

Mark Baanders was flooded with reactions when he spoke openly about his vitiligo during Expedition Robinson. With him, it turned out that more than 200,000 other people in the Netherlands were walking around with the skin disease.

Mark Baanders about the acceptance of vitiligo.

December 15 Video

Mark Baanders was flooded with reactions when he spoke openly about his vitiligo during Expedition Robinson. With him, it turned out that more than 200,000 other people in the Netherlands were walking around with the skin disease. He continued his research and spoke to fellow sufferers. You can watch 'Renze' again at Videoland.

Many questions Opzelura

We understand the impatience and frustration about the availability of Opzelura, but ruxolitinib (brand name Opzelura from Incyte) is still not available in the Netherlands.

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Mark Baanders honest about skin condition

Nov 17 Video

Mark Baanders opened up about his skin condition vitiligo in last Sunday's episode of Expedition Robinson. Something that is greatly welcomed by Paul Monteiro, chairman of the vitiligo association. In this video, reporter Charlotte Sun talks to Monteiro and Mark Baanders about the illness, shame and the diverse reactions Baanders received to the episode.

Information evening at UZ-Gent

For the loyal visitors of the members days that Vitiligo.nl organizes
Prof. Dr. Nanja van Geel, dermatologist at Ghent University Hospital, is no stranger: she regularly gives lectures as a guest speaker on the latest developments, studies and results of research in the field of vitiligo.

It Paul De Corte Fund organizes four information evenings every year about chronic skin diseases.
With the information evening about vitiligo that is on December 14th from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM o'clock in the Ghent University Hospital is organized, the year 2023 will end.

Kindly invites Fund Paul De Corte/UZ Gent interested parties in Belgium and the Netherlands to attend this information evening, where the latest developments and initiatives are presented.

Doctors concerned

Doctors are concerned about the growing number of celebrities and influencers who spread health advice.

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