Why Your Skin Is a Vital Part Of Your Health “You can’t walk on planet earth without your terrestrial space suit,” stated Dr. Peter Elias, an authority when it comes to the skin and its outermost layer the stratum corneum....
Hot tubs could be more harmful than helpful to your body and skin. Do you love sitting in hot tubs? If you said yes, did you know you could be harming your skin? Although a nice soak can be the...
Prevention Tips With more than 3 million cases per year in the United States, the common cold sore or fever blister or more robust than most realize. The condition is caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1), spread...
Cervical Cancer Awareness month sheds light on a controversial virus. January is cervical cancer awareness month, which brings up a controversial topic- HPV, short for human papillomavirus. HPV is often the culprit for cervical and oropharyngeal cancer cases globally. Why...
Understanding the World’s Largest AutoImmune Disease, Psoriasis, and a Newly Developed Treatment. Psoriasis, an autoimmune disease affecting the skin, presents itself in a variety of forms, causing raised, red, scaly patches to appear on the skin. Genetics and the immune...
Our microbiome could hold the key to many things, from health to crime and beyond. Harvard researchers collaborated with the Human Microbiome Project seeking for an understanding and baseline of the North American microbiome. The human microbiome are the trillions...
What you need to know about Bacteria It is estimated there at over 5,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 variations of bacteria living on this earth. CBS Sunday Morning Anchor, Jane Pauley, reported on the the discovery of bacteria Sunday, September 17, 2017 during the...
What You Need to Know about CHG, Hospital Care, and Infection Control Chlorhexidine, commonly referred to as CHG, could be putting many patients at risk in hospital and clinical settings. To understand why, let’s first talk about what this chemical...
What you need to know to keep your body at performing at top notch It is that time of year again. The time when high school and college athletes are getting back on the field gearing up for the fall...
What You Need To Know To Protect Your Skin From Cancer or Treatment. One of the most common complaints among cancer patients is damaged skin. With radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and other cancer treatments, side effects that affect the skin are...

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