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Category: Skin Health

Young woman looks into mirror, focused on a blemish on her cheek

October 23, 2020

HS 101: What You Need to Know About Hidradenitis Suppurativa

This painful skin condition that causes abscesses can be treated.

Dermatology, Skin Health

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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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Image of empty patient exam table

March 21, 2018

What Is Mohs Surgery?

This specialized technique to treat skin cancer is performed in your doctor’s office rather than the hospital.

Dermatology, Skin Cancer

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Cartoon killer tanning bed with teeth

December 26, 2017

Paying a Hefty Price for a Killer Tan

Think tanning beds are safe? A skin cancer survivor shares her story of developing cancer after years of tanning bed use in hopes of warning others of their danger.

Cancer, Dermatology, Melanoma, Skin Health

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