Follow this journey on My Home Truths. Mwaura is the co-founder of the Albinism Society of Kenya. This in turn influenced how people with albinism viewed themselves. This means people with albinism tend to identify with the black rather than the white community. Her triumph encourages us; we, in turn, encouraged her to maintain the standard she had attained. X-linked ocular albinism mainly affects males.
Kirsty Russell is a mother of three, two of whom have special needs.
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A new study finds a neural signature that might help identify who will go on to develop schizophrenia. The parent who carries the gene often does not show symptoms. A recent pilot study adds to an ever-growing weight of evidence. However, in families with a history of albinism, this is not always necessary. People with albinism should use sun protection cream of SPF 30 or higher and report any new moles or other skin changes to a doctor. Being a woman with albinism attracts a significant amount of unwanted attention. Nairobi — Despite some progress, advocates for the rights of people with albinism across Africa say that most women with albinism still face discrimination so entrenched it affects almost every facet of their lives from their romantic relationships, to the way they are treated at school and work, to their basic personal security.