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Pastor with albinism preaches bad science

January 30, 2019
OurHealth  

People living with albinism have sensitive skins and therefore need high factor sunblock to protect themselves when outside.

Albinos fear for safety after murder

May 2, 2018
News   OurHealth  

The murder of a 13-year-old albino girl and the theft of body parts from a 28-year-old albino man hours after he was buried has Mpumalanga residents angry and fearing for the lives of other albino people.

Between black and white: Growing up with albinism

October 9, 2014
Children's Health   Gender   HIV and AIDS   News  

Like many teenage girls, Nombulelo Mlombo says she never felt pretty. Worse, she faced incessant teasing due to her albinism and her search for acceptance had grave consequences, she says.

Champion of albinism leads by example

November 4, 2013
OurHealth  

When Rapson Mbilu Rambuwani was born with albinism, community members urged his parents to kill him. Today, he’s become a champion for people with the condition.