| Oct 17, 2012
| 10:55 AM
First-time parents may not always know how to care for their newborn's skin or recognize common conditions. Most problems resolve themselves, and the basic rule of thumb for washing and choosing products is to go with what's simple, says Dr. Kate B....
| Aug 25, 2012
| 6:36 PM
Friday's letter to the editor could not have come from a more qualified source.
Dr. Stephen Purcell of Upper Macungie Township is a physician at Advanced Dermatology Associates, based in Allentown with branch or satellite offices in Bethlehem, Kutztown...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Q: My poor chihuahua has suffered from skin problems her whole life. We've taken her to the vet numerous times and have tried every treatment the vet has given us. Most of them work well enough to get rid of the worst of it, but it always comes back.
| Jun 26, 2012
Skin care products and cosmetics--a dab here, a coating there and the next thing you know you have cocktail of product on your face.
Southlake, Texas dermatologist Naila Malik sees the results of overuse and misuse all the time.
| Mar 29, 2010
There's no denying the allure of a beautiful complexion - or of an illuminated department store beauty counter, filled with elegant frosted jars and sleek glass bottles that promise a dewy glow and taut skin. But there's also no denying the appeal of...
| Sep 2, 2010
| 12:17 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Government safety officials have not found a connection between a new kind of Pampers diapers and the severe skin reactions reported by some parents' groups.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission said Thursday that it has...
| Sep 27, 2010
When you go to the gym, do you wash your hands before and after using the equipment? Bring a clean mat for floor exercises? Shower with antibacterial soap and put on clean clothes immediately after your workout? Use only your own towels, razors, bar soap,...
| May 14, 2010
Hey guys, there's a good reason that you always see your fellow dudes sporting shower shoes in the men's bathroom at the gym. No, these guys aren't germ-o-phobes, they're just trying to protect themselves against fungal infections. Want to know more? Read...
| May 7, 2010
| 4:33 AM
From the Associated Press WASHINGTON — Government safety officials are looking into a handful of reports of severe rashes caused by new types of Pampers diapers. The Consumer Product Safety Commission started an investigation this week following...