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46 min ago | Huntington News

Marshall University School of Medicine announces appointment of new department chairman

Dr. Charles L. Yarbrough, a longtime Huntington dermatologist, has been named inaugural chairman of the newly formed department of dermatology at the Marshall University Joan C. In making the announcement, Dr. Joseph I. Shapiro, dean of the School of Medicine, said the addition of Yarbrough to the medical school faculty is another step in the ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Marshall University, Huntington, WV, Emory University, Cabell County, WV

4 hrs ago | BioMed Central

Low rate of dermatology outpatient visits in Asian-Americans: an...

Asian-Americans represent the fastest growing minority group in the United States, but are under-represented patients in outpatient dermatology clinics.


Related Topix: Medicine, Asian-American, Skin Cancer

7 hrs ago |

Are you applying enough sunscreen to protect yourself?

The hot spell is expected to continue into next week, which is the good news. The bad news? Most of us aren't applying enough sunscreen to protect ourselves With warm, sunny weather in the forecast through the weekend and early next week, dermatologists are warning people that while using sunscreen is a good thing, most people don't use enough.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Skin Cancer

11 hrs ago | CiteULike

CD4/CD8 double-negative epidermotropic cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: An...

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Related Topix: Medicine

15 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.

A lack of social education in medical schools today

I'm a second-year medical student, and quite recently, a lecture left me with serious doubts about the state of social awareness in the medical field and schools.


Related Topix: Medicine, Gay/Lesbian

19 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Chicago Area Dermatologists Respond to Surgeon General 'Call to Action' to Prevent Skin Cancer

The Surgeon General reported earlier this week that nearly 5 million people in the U.S. are treated for skin cancer every year with an average annual cost of "These free screenings directly target people who are already out in the sun and placing themselves at risk for skin cancer," said The purpose of the event is to raise awareness about skin ... (more)


Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Medicine, Health, Chicago, IL

23 hrs ago | ABC News

6 Foods That Make You Look Older

There's a reason why your skin feels a little off after a series of holiday parties, BBQs, or mojito-filled beach days: "What you eat affects your skin-for better or worse," says Ariel Ostad, MD, fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dentistry, Wine, Drink

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Facial Exfoliating

Skin care , my favorite topic. As a Montana girl growing up in the 70's, skin care was not on my radar, as a matter of fact neither was sun screen, but baby oil and tin foil, oh yes, yes, yes.


Related Topix: Medicine, Seborrhea, Health


KP Duty Dermatologist Formulated AHA Moisturizing Therapy for Dry Skin

Life without a dishwasher is the worst. Every day you slave over a stack of plates, crusty with last night's dinner because somebody can't rinse a dish to save his life, only to be rewarded with dried out hands.


Related Topix: Medicine


We Tried It: The Illumask

What is it: The Illumask , a truly terrifying Storm Trooper-looking invention that, depending on the LED lights in the mask you choose, is meant to clear up your acne or fix signs of aging - all for $1 per use Level of Difficulty: 0 effort required, unless you count how hard it is for me to sit still for 15 minutes, in which case, I rate it a 10 ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine

WTOP-FM Washington

Truth about anti-aging 'cosmeceuticals'

These products contain active ingredients, but much less than prescription creams and serums regulated by the Food and Drug Administration.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine

Globe and Mail

Score! When given choice, kids are shade-seekers

Children take part in a soccer practice on a public field in Toronto on Wednesday April 25, 2012.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, Skin Cancer, Health

Kevin, M.D.

After retirement, a visit to a dermatology office

I've always been good at pattern recognition and my visual-spatial orientation is excellent.


Related Topix: Medicine, Skin Cancer, Cancer, Health, Oncology


The Rendon Center for Dermatology and Aesthetic Medicine Release:...

The Rendon Center for Dermatology and Aesthetic Medicine Release: Indoor And Outdoor Sun Tanning Or Sun Burns Directly Linked To Deadly Melanoma Skin Cancer /PRNewswire/ -- Today the US Surgeon General issued the most stern warning to date for indoor and outdoor sun tanning or sun burns stating they can lead directly to deadly melanoma skin cancer.


Related Topix: Medicine, Skin Cancer, Health

Medical News

Plastic surgeons consider themselves the most capable injectors, shows study

In recent years, minimally invasive aesthetic injectable procedures have grown in popularity as more and more men and women are seeking age-defying treatments.


Related Topix: Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Columbia University, Nursing, Health

The Secret to Saving Your Gel Manicure Once It Chips

The next time your favorite gel manicure chips and you're tempted to tear the whole thing off - don't.


Related Topix: Medicine


Crow's Feet Are for the Birds! How to Banish Them for Good

Collagen-zapping sun exposure now will speed perma-creases in your 30s, says Los Angeles dermatologist Jessica Wu.


Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Southland Times

Mystery rash stumped specialists

HEALTH MYSTERY: Unprepared for multiple visits to a dermatology clinic, Julia Omiatek thought she could determine the cause of her vexing rash on her own.


Related Topix: Medicine


What Your Hands Can Reveal About Your Health

You don't have to go to a palm reader to learn about your future. Pay attention to the state of your mitts-your nails, skin, and fingers can indicate all kinds of conditions and issues all by themselves.


Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Medicine, Health, Oncology, Yale University, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Arthritis

Why you should stop using that loofah

IF YOU use a loofah to get clean, it may be time to rethink your shower routine.


Related Topix: Microbiology, Biology, Science, Medicine