Tags Dermatology


Your Sunscreen Isn’t Enough to Prevent Skin Cancer

There is persuasive evidence that UVA is an important driver of UV radiation-mediated sun damage to the skin, but many sunscreens are biased toward protection against UVB.
Eyelid basal cell carcinoma

A Little Lump Or Bump On The Eyelid? Beware, It Could...

The eyelid area is a common area for non-melanoma skin cancers, such as basal cell and squamous cell carcinoma, accounting for about 5-10% of all skin cancers.

Vascular Birthmarks in Infants: Early Diagnosis-Early Treatment

One in ten infants are born with a vascular birthmark every year. Ninety percent will resolve spontaneously, but the other 10% require early diagnosis and treatment to prevent permanent disfigurement and other medical problems.
Psoriasis on knees

The Struggles of Being a Psoriasis Patient

A recent survey of psoriasis patients world wide revealed that 84% of patient face discrimination and humiliation. However, new therapies are available that can result in clear or almost clear skin.
Pink pedicure with a orchid flower 3000 x 2000 px

How to Avoid Getting a Spa-related Skin Infection

While it’s important that we indulge in these luxurious treatments, we must proceed with caution.
Leaf patient monitoring system for the prevention of pressure ulcers

A Breakthrough in Prevention of Pressure Ulcers

The Leaf Patient Monitoring System is a new, wearable, wireless technology offers the first breakthrough in the prevention of pressure ulcers in decades.

Bed and/or Chair Rest + Neglect = Bedsores

All sedentary patients are vulnerable, but the elderly and patients whose skin condition has been compromised are especially at risk.