"The U.S. Surgeon General has issued a statement citing skin cancer as a “major public health problem” and noting the danger of indoor tanning and sun exposure. The call to action includes five goals for increasing skin cancer awareness and reducing its risk."
Follow the link to view the full article: http://dermatologytimes.modernmedicine.com/dermatology-times/news/surgeon-general-issues-call-action-prevent-skin-cancer
Source: Thuerk, S. 2014, July 29. Surgeon General Issues Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer. Retrieved from: http://dermatologytimes.modernmedicine.com/dermatology-times/news/surgeon-general-issues-call-action-prevent-skin-cancer.
As a medical practice, Clear Dermatology and Aesthetics Center relies heavily on technology as a means of communication and source of information for current and future patients. It is important that patients are able to connect with us easily, whether it is to schedule appointment, learn about updates on products and services, and any other inquires for their skin care needs.
We utilize an online booking system that allows patients to request appointments in a simple and efficient manner. They can easily confirm, change or cancel appointments through our text and email reminders (or over the phone if preferred.) Patients can also choose to receive email updates and seasonal newsletters, refer friends and family, and review our practice.
Patients have the ability to access their electronic medical records through the patient portal...
A specific olefactory receptor found in the skin could be helping your skin heal when it comes in contact with a sandalwood oil used in arometherapy, perfumes, and skin care products. Use the link below for the full article!
Roehr, B. 2014, July 8. Skin's Ability to 'Smell' Seems to Help Heal Itself. Retrieved from: http://news.doximity.com/entries/1472025?_ref=email&account_id=204629.
"Managing psychosocial burden of psoriasis requires going beyond perscribing medication." The following article from the Dermatology Times detalis the effects (other than on the skin) that psoriasis can have on individuals.
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Source: Hilton, L. 2014, July 14. More than Skin Deep. Retrieved from: http://dermatologytimes.modernmedicine.com/dermatology-times/news/more-skin-deep.
"Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals." The article below goes into detail about how your ipad may be affecting your skin!
Source: Tanner, L. 2014, July 14. Got a Rash? Ipads, Other Devices Might be the Cause. Retrieved from: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_MED_NICKEL_RASH_IPAD?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2014-07-14-00-21-03.