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The Body Sphere - Program podcast

ABC Radio National

Health, Alternative Health, Society & Culture

Get physical with Amanda Smith on ABC Radio National's The Body Sphere. It's a program about the human form and the way we use it as we create and compete, care and abuse, display and hide. Published every Sunday.

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Pale and interesting

February 2nd, 2014

Episode 32 of 99 episodes

We’re all into protecting our skin these days, but what it's like to be Australian, African or Pacific Islander and have to stay well out of the sun because you have albinism? Albinism is a genetic condition that gives you white hair and pale skin and low vision—but there are loads of myths and misconceptions about it.

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