Albino birth in Africa is to live a life of fear and trials – Health and Medicine

Albino birth in Africa is to live a life of fear and trials - Health and Medicine



Albinism is the total absence of pigmentation in the skin and iris of the eyes due to genetic factors. In Africa, some tribes look down on albino children and adults with contempt and marginalization is even provided by the families themselves. Today is the World Day of Awareness of Albinism. (Photos: AFP / BUNYAMIN AYGUN)

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