Category: Dermatology

Close up view of a man scratching his elbow, which has psoriasis on it

October 26, 2022

Psoriasis Is Treatable and Not Contagious

Misconceptions about this common skin condition can leave patients depressed and isolated.

Dermatology, Skin Conditions

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An illustration of a comb with hair tangled around it.

July 10, 2019

Help for People with Sudden, Significant Hair Loss

Learn more about recognizing and treating alopecia areata.

Dermatology, Health

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Illustration of inflamed forearm.

June 17, 2019

How to Treat a Sunburn at Home

Dealing with red, inflamed skin? Try these remedies and learn when to call your doctor.

Dermatology, Health, Skin Cancer, Skin Care

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dermatologist looking at child patient's face

May 20, 2019

Should You Be Screened for Skin Cancer?

What to do if you have an increased risk for developing skin cancer.

Dermatology, Skin Cancer, Skin Care

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cartoon of woman applying lotion and lip balm

January 9, 2019

6 Tips for Winter Skin Care

Dermatologist offers advice for tackling dry skin this winter.

Dermatology, Skin Care

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Image of empty patient exam table

March 21, 2018

What Is Mohs Surgery?

Mohs procedure done in doctor’s office and patients go home the same day.

Dermatology, Skin Cancer

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Cartoon killer tanning bed with teeth

December 26, 2017

Paying a Hefty Price for a Killer Tan

For Lori Sumerel, using tanning beds as a young woman had disastrous consequences for her skin and eye

Cancer, Dermatology, Melanoma, Skin Care

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