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9 Facts About Skin Cancer

With cancer being such an alarming disease and so prevalent in our society these are some very important risk factors to look out for to make sure that if you do come across something that may be cancerous that you get assistance immediately. Today there are various […]

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What is Psoriasis?

What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a skin disease marked by red, itchy, scaly patches. Psoriasis is a skin disease that causes scaling and inflammation (pain, swelling, heat, and redness). Skin cells grow deep in the skin and slowly rise to the surface. This process is called cell […]

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Bad Sunburns and Melanoma Risk

In dermatology today there seems to be a strong signal relating sun burns and the growing cases of skin cancer, many times coming from tanning beds and long exposure to the sun without proper sun screen lotion. Dr. Ben Behnam is an educator that has been in […]

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Dermatology Today

The skin is the largest organ of our body and plays a crucial role in protecting the host. While skin appears to be a mere covering of our body, it is best thought of as an immune organ and the first line of defense. Dr. Jenny Kim […]

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