Possible Cases of Leprosy in Southern California School

Possible Cases of Leprosy in Southern California School

The announcement of possible cases of leprosy identified in two children at a Southern California school is raising fears in the community. After the news broke, parents were keeping children home from school from fear that the stricken students had spread germs on the campus. School officials had the school disinfected and are trying to […]

3 Common Skin Problems Among Pregnant Women

3 Common Skin Problems Among Pregnant Women

Pregnancy can be a wonderful time for women, however, there are pitfalls associated with the condition, some of which might surprise readers. Aside from the standard weight gain and possible health complications (e.g. hemorrhoids, gestational diabetes, chronic constipation, preeclampsia, etc.) linked to pregnancy, there are also skin problems that women might develop during their pregnancy. […]

Understanding Acne and Rosacea

Understanding Acne and Rosacea

Understanding acne and rosacea is not as easy as one might believe. In fact, for many years, it was long believed the two skin conditions were one in the same. It is true that the two skin disorders share many characteristics. However, over time, the differences between the conditions have been highlighted and are now […]