Skin Disorders


A Link Between Asthma and Peanut Allergies?

  Parents of children with asthma can feel helpless when they watch their child gasp for air, unable to supply his or her body with...

July 6, 2015 / 3 min read


Confused About Sunscreens? You’re Not Alone

But with more than 1,500 sunscreen products on the market, most shoppers are confused about which ones offer the best protection from harmful ultraviolet sun rays.

June 23, 2015 / 2 min read


Cancer Survivors Return to Living

On the first Sunday of every June – this year, June 7 – people of all ages, races and socioeconomic backgrounds, who have endured a...

June 1, 2015 / 3 min read


5 Melanoma Myths

  Many see developing skin cancer as “no big deal,” compared with other forms of cancer, but for the 73,870 Americans who will be told this...

May 4, 2015 / 4 min read


Tanning Salons Sued for Alleged False Safety...

Alleged false advertisement about the so-called “safety” of indoor tanning salons has prompted the New York Attorney General to sue two tanning salon franchises. In...

April 27, 2015 / 2 min read


X-Men Star: Protect Skin With Sunscreen

Hugh Jackman plays Wolverine, a superhero with fast-acting healing powers, in the X-Men blockbuster movie series. Off-screen, he’s battling skin cancer and has advice for...

October 29, 2014 / 2 min read


New Treatment Options for Psoriasis

“More treatment options are becoming available for people with moderate-to-severe psoriasis,” said Patricia Feito, M.D., a family medicine specialist affiliated with Baptist Health. “There is...

October 27, 2014 / 2 min read