The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder

I was born with a birthmark on my chin. I didn’t really care too much about it at first as a young child until adults…

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I was born with a port wine stain from my back down to the very bottom of my feet. I have had eight laser surgeries…

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My hemangioma story is as much my own as it is my mother’s. I was born in 1999 with a Hemangioma on my left forearm…

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Presenting Dr. Linda's VBF Fact of the Week! Learn from our new VBF weekly educational series with VBF President & Founder Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD.…

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I’m Kaitlin. I’m 30 years old and I have a port wine stain that covers most of the right side of my face (my cheek,…

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I was diagnosed with Venous Malformation (VM) when I was four. I don’t remember much from then but unknown surgeries started soon after. I’ve had…

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Hi, I'm Ruby, I was born in November 2017, which means it's been 2 years I have been dealing with this venous malformation and the…

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My name is John McGovern, and I was born with Sturge Weber, Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. I attended a school in Canton, Massachusetts for children with special…

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A week after our daughter was born we noticed a dime-sized purple spot on her bottom when changing her diaper. We immediately thought diaper rash…

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Presenting Dr. Linda's VBF Fact of the Week! Learn from our new VBF weekly educational series with VBF President & Founder Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD.…

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