Results for "Dermatology"
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Acne Care Dos and Don’ts
We always hear, “It’s what’s on the inside that counts” and “beauty is only skin deep.” Yes, our character—what’s inside—is more meaningful, but if you’re...
Aug 02
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Why Do Some People Bruise More Than Others?
When you’re playing a game of basketball, elbows get thrown, people get boxed out and the charges are taken. You go home a little worse for wear but smiling...
Jul 30
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What to Know if You Are a Mosquito Magnet
Is there anything more satisfying that scratching a bug bite? It’s the same feeling of fleeting relief that comes from supersizing your fries, buying a...
Jul 18
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Are Those Whiteheads Actually Milia?
Have you recently noticed a cluster of white bumps taking refuge on your face? Whatever you do, don’t squeeze them. Those pesky little bumps aren’t whiteheads,...
Jul 03
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Contact Dermatitis: Triggers and Treatment
Are you concerned about a patch of red, itchy, swelling skin? It could be contact dermatitis. “It may sound alarming, but ‘dermatitis’ is just the medical...
Jun 20
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Are Collagen Supplements a Fountain of Youth?
It’s no secret that as we age, many of us try to reduce and slow the signs of aging. Whether it’s with diet, exercise, vitamins, or more aesthetic means,...
Jun 02
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Birthmarks 101: What You Need to Know
You probably know someone with a birthmark, or maybe you even have one. But how much do you really know about the phenomenon? Robert Wood, MD, a craniofacial...
Apr 23
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Why Is My Face Breaking Out?
It’s the night before a big business presentation, and as you stare into the mirror, you see an even bigger problem staring back at you: a zit! Our teenage...
Feb 01
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What You Need to Know About Shingles
If you’ve ever known someone who’s had shingles, then you’ve heard how painful it can be. But what exactly are shingles, and how do you treat it? “Shingles,...
Jan 01
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Your Teen Wants a Tattoo – Now What?
“Mom/Dad, I want a tattoo.” This kind of statement may not be a big deal for some parents, especially those with their own tattoos. But for others, this...
Dec 19