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12 Top Reasons Your Cheeks Get Flushed and Hot
There are lots of things that can make your cheeks hot or flushed, and if your face gets red, you may want to know why and what you can do about it. Most...
August 30
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If You Have Psoriasis, Watch Out for These Drugs That Can Trigger Flares
If you have psoriasis, you know how important it is to keep the condition under control. The autoimmune disease causes flares of dry, itchy, scaly patches...
July 30
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Actinic Keratosis: Why You Should Never Ignore a Scaly Patch on Your Skin
It’s not uncommon to get a scaly or crusty spot on your skin. Maybe you think it’s a scab, and you might even pick it off. But if it comes back, don’t...
July 26
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Over-Exfoliating? Signs and Tricks to Repair Your Skin
It’s scrub-a-dub-dub time. Do you feel you can’t get enough of that silky smooth feeling after exfoliating? Exfoliation is a great way to keep your skin...
July 14
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How to Take Care of Your Skin When You Need Radiation Treatments
If you have cancer, your doctor may recommend radiation treatments to help stop it, slow its growth, keep it from returning or alleviate your symptoms....
June 29
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7 Unexpected Ways Diabetes Can Affect Your Skin and What to Do
If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, you probably know that there are many ways the condition can affect your health. You’ve likely been warned about...
June 09
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Sensitive Skin? Seven Tips to Treat and Calm Your Skin
Skin is the largest organ of the human body. So, it's not something you can ignore when it is dry, itchy, red, flaky or irritated.  A study suggests that...
May 26
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That Skin Condition That Looks Like a Rash Could Be Petechiae
You might think you have a rash if you notice tiny dots on your skin. But it’s possible that those dots are caused by a skin condition called petechiae...
May 15
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The Crucial Differences Between Tinea Versicolor and Vitiligo
If you notice light- or dark-colored areas on your skin, you may wonder what’s causing them and how to treat them. Two common causes of skin discoloration...
April 27
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5 Ways to Heal (and Prevent) Cracked Heels
Are your heels as dry as the Sonoran Desert and begging for some TLC?  Cracked heels, also known as heel fissures, are a common and uncomfortable foot...
April 20