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Tanorexia

For the past couple of weeks, the local newspapers have been covering the case of Patricia Krentcil, a New Jersey mother who was arrested

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Plasma Flashlights and Insect Bites

Going through medical journals this week, two recent studies caught my eye. One was about a novel way of getting rid of bacteria on the

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Acne Treatments

I'm often asked which treatment is best for acne. The honest answer is there is no one best treatment, for what works best is a

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Skin Care Travel Tips

I just came back from a 10-day trip to North Africa and Europe, where I had a marvelous time. It also reminded me that many of you will

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A Few of My Least Favorite Things

Dermatologists know that there are wonderful, truly effective skincare products being sold in drugstores and department stores. By the

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New Treatment for Actinic Keratosis

Actinic keratosis is the most common precursor to skin cancer. These lesions are most typically found in fair-skinned individuals, and

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Back to Basics

“Good skin is in the details.” That’s what I always tell my patients before I start asking about their skin care routine. How you

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Wound Care and Scars

Everybody has scars: from childhood injuries, from surgeries, from accidents. They are an inevitable part of life, since we don’t live

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