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Measles is a highly contagious disease. It can be serious for young children. Parents can protect their children by making sure they are up to date on the measles vaccine, including before traveling abroad. Children Need 2 Doses of Measles...
Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays causes most cases of melanoma, the deadliest kind of skin cancer. To lower a patient's skin cancer risk, instruct them to protect their skin from the sun and avoid indoor tanning. Summer is full of...
It’s not easy to talk about health—especially sexual health—but don’t drop the ball. Speak with your patients about managing diabetes-related problems that could keep them on the sidelines. OK guys, let’s be honest. Some patients don’t take great care of...
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Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays causes most cases of melanoma, the deadliest kind of skin cancer. To lower a patient's skin cancer risk, instruct...
It’s not easy to talk about health—especially sexual health—but don’t drop the ball. Speak with your patients about managing diabetes-related problems that could keep...
Every organ in the human body serves an important purpose in keeping it running and in prime condition. Most healthy people are not cognizant...
Your patients are likely aware that cigarette smoking can kill them. They probably also know that cigarettes contain chemicals—a mix of over 7,000 chemicals,...
Atopic dermatitis (AD) can be complicated by infections, allergic and nonallergic comorbidities and quality of life impairments. Understanding the severity of the disease and...
Should Eczema treatments vary based on skin color? It’s a question that many physicians have asked and Dr. Nada Elbuluk of The Skin of Color...
Expression of functional Agr system in S. aureus needed for epidermal colonization in mice Skin colonization by Staphylococcus aureus is associated with the risk for developing atopic dermatitis...
Specifically, maternal smoking and breastfeeding tied to fracture risk in young adulthood Factors during gestation and infancy may impact bone health in young adulthood, according...
Pharma company says there is further evidence remdesivir may reduce deaths, hasten recovery There is more good news on the effectiveness of the antiviral drug...
The World Health Organization will lead an international investigation into the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic in China. Two WHO experts -- one in animal...
Diabetes-related lower-extremity complications (DRLECs) are a large and increasing contributor to the global burden of disability, according to a study published online March 5...
Higher levels of stressful life events are associated with a higher risk for coronary heart disease (CHD) among postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes,...
Obesity in adolescence significantly increases the risk for incidence of type 2 diabetes in early adulthood in both sexes, according to a study published...
Changes in total lean body mass with aging are associated with the development of diabetes among men and women, according to a study published...
Persons with HIV (PWH) hospitalized with COVID-19 have similar outcomes to demographically-matched patients without HIV, according to a study published online June 28 in Clinical...