I didn’t tell you about this when it happened, but last fall I had a bit of a health scare. I was getting changed and my wife noticed a sizeable skin discoloration on my back. Even worse, it surrounded a mole I wasn’t sure was there before. She ... Read More
Your skin is the largest organ in your body. It protects you and keeps you warm. It also stops infections from entering your body and helps to stave off sickness. This health e-letter is going to give you the best four vitamins to boost your skinR... Read More
A new study performed at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York suggests that melanoma, the most dangerous type of skin cancer, can be found by patients themselves, but that self-detection is not as effective as screenings performed by do... Read More
A brand new step has been taken toward a new and perhaps very effective sunscreen. We write about it here in Doctors Health e-Bulletin because it involves plant chemicals — natural remedies that often grace the pages of our publications.
It is ... Read More
There’s news on the skin-cancer-prevention front . . . and it’s just in time for summer! Researchers have found that a small berry might be able to help prevent skin cancer related to sun exposure.
The black raspberry plant, known as “Rubus leu... Read More
You already know that you should protect your skin from the sun. Perhaps you have already adopted the habit of wearing protective clothing and/or using sunblock when you are outside on a sunny day. But do you remember to protect your skin from the su... Read More
Now that it’s spring, things are finally warming up and it seems like it’s time to look again to a major source of health issues — the sun. We all know how important it is to protect our bodies from skin cancer by limiting our expos... Read More
According to a recent study, if you’ve already experienced one of the more common, less dangerous forms of skin cancer, then you might be more prone to the more serious forms of the disease.
Your skin is an organ; in fact, it’s the larg... Read More