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National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation. NOAH. Information about.
What Is Albinism?
Albinism Among the Hopi Indians in Arizona
What is Albinism?
Understanding Albinism
People with Albinism are born with little or no pigment in their eyes, skin and hair, Oculocutaneous Albinism involves the eyes, hair and skin.

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Shagari urges fast passage of Albinism Bill
Former President Shehu Shagari has called on the House of Representatives to fast track the passage of the bill seeking to establish National Agency for Albinism and Hypo-pigmentation (NAAH).
Kenya gets 28 new high court judges
By EMEKA-GEKARA MAYAKA ( Kenya gets 28 new high court judges, including 13 women, two from Kenyan Diaspora, 10 serving magistrates, a woman with albinism and a Kenya-European.
Albinos in Arusha get 900m/- for entrepreneurship
By Cynthia Mwilolezi The association of albinos in Arusha Region has received 900m/- from an Australian agency ADRA to help people with albinism in Arusha, Tanga and Kilimanjaro regions.
Rare bird visits Salida backyard
She said people occasionally see birds that have partial albinism, but true albinos are "rather distinctive.
Girl, adoptive family are the 'perfect fit'
Qian has albinism and was adopted from China, where her nickname meant “little white one.” When Qian (pronounced CHI-ehn) McCoy learned she'd been adopted by an American family she thought they'd be blond, stylish and rich and wouldn't love her.

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Albinism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
NOAH — What is Albinism?
The word “albinism” refers to a group of inherited conditions. People with albinism have little or no pigment in their eyes, skin, or hair.
NOAH — The National Organization for Albinism and
Some kids are born without enough pigment to protect their skin and eyes. Find out more in this article for kids.
Albinism: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Features information on this disorder and its alternative names. A definition and a look at the causes, incidence and risk factors.

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