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She emphasized that understanding a person’s challenges can help you to be more patient, compassionate, and tolerant.

Unfortunately, Mashawna’s family’s experiences are common, and albinism is at least as misunderstood as ADD, and loving a person with this condition does require you to understand the challenges that they face due to their albinism.

There are a lot of things that needs to be brought into the spotlight and my being on the show was bound to do that." He said he wanted to show that albinism doesn't define who he is.

According to an article on Vis-Ability Stories, many people with albinism are embracing the word “albino” as a source of pride and identity.

So follow your loved one’s cues, and refer to their condition in the way that they are most comfortable.

“By far, the most common question we hear is ‘Is that her real hair color? In addition to stares and questions about Lyra’s hair color, Mashawna has observed the negative stereotypes in the media and the dehumanizing connotations associated with the term “albino.” Mashawna says that, “On a few occasions, other kids have called Lyra a vampire or said ‘Are you a vampire?

'”Recently, Judy Silny wrote an article about the unique challenges faced by people who have ADD.

That instead they were taken aback by my confidence and the way I carry myself.

I don't know why people assume that because I am living with albinism, I would not be confident.Albinism Europe is supporting this with the “I look out for albinism” campaign.The aim of the campaign is to fill our social network feeds with selfies of people who care about albinism, transmitting the message that we care about people with albinism.y's bachelors, Boitumelo Mainganya, who lives with albinism, ignited a different conversation that stemmed from the confidence he carried.The Limpopo-born poet was representing SA in Bahrain for a poetry event when his episode aired.After all, it is just a condition, it doesn't change the man I am.

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