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What is Dermatology?

Dermatology is the medical field that deals with and addresses the conditions and diseases’ of the skin. The skin of a human body is considered the largest organ of the as it is exposed to the elements of a person’s environment it can be damaged in multiple ways and on multiple levels.
A dermatologist is a doctor who is concerned with the investigation, diagnosing, treatment and prevention of skin problems of all kinds.
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Articles Associated with Dermatology

Shingles Natural Treatment
In the past ten years recent studies and research with alternative treatments for shingles has shown it is possible to recover in less than one week and to reduce outbreaks of lesions and pain in three days. Shingles is a serious health condition and it is important to
Botox
Botox is an injectable product derived from the botulinum toxin. While it stems from the same microbe that can give you botulism, it’s completely safe in its modified form when administered by a medical professional, such as your New York dermatologist. Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Phytochemicals: 16 Health Benefits of Polyphenols
Polyphenols is a water-soluble compounds and type of phytochemical with structural presentation of (high density of phenolic substructure) large multiples of phenol structural units. It is best known for its antioxidant property. 1. Antioxidant and Anticancer Activity In a study of " Determination of polyphenols in three Capsicum annuum L.
Cosmetic Dermatology: How to Enhance Your Skin Health
Radiant skin can help you feel confident. Healthy skin can protect you from illness and diseases. However—life can really take a toll on skin, causing wrinkles, age spots and an overall dullness. There are ways to combat the effects of life on your skin.   See a Professional Eating right, keeping
Are There Healthy Options to Get a Better Body Shape?
Changing the shape of your body doesn’t need to be a stressful or confusing process that takes years to complete. With some simple lifestyle changes and a little bit of professional help, you will be able to sculpt the body of your dreams before you know it. Follow a
Phytochemicals: 15 Health Benefits of Isoflavones
Isoflavone is the type of phytochemical compound with capability of exerting estrogen-like effects found exclusively in the family of bean and legumes. it is also popular for it effects in fighting against forming of free radicals as an antioxidant. 1. Estrogenic effects In the evaluation of " Evaluation of the
5 Dos and Don'ts for Healthier, Brighter Skin
When a person has beautiful, flawless skin, it’s easy to appear radiant. In order to achieve radiant skin, you have to be intentional about maintaining a specific Regimen. While there are some people who naturally have Flawless skin, there are many more people who have to work at
The risky causes and factors of Psoriasis
You take care of your skin to make it look flawless and healthy. Despite such efforts, your skin can catch disease without you being aware of it. One such disease is Psoriasis. It can turn your skin cells into type-A overachievers. In simple language, it means your cells
4 Post-Pregnancy Care Tips to Get you Back on Your Feet in No Time
Becoming a mother is a wonderful experience, and you are probably enjoying some of the perks already. Still, it is okay to admit that there are a few aspects of your life that you want back, and that is okay. The following are four post-pregnancy tips that may
Protecting Your Skin: How to Handle a Melanoma
It is essential to care for your skin on a daily basis so that it remains youthful and healthy. If you have been ignoring your skin, then it is time to understand the best ways to care for it on a daily basis, including when you have a
Things to Know About Atopic Eczema
Atopic eczema (or atopic dermatitis) is a skin condition that can occur at any age, causing itch and redness. It is a chronic condition that usually appears periodically, sometimes accompanied by asthma or hay fever. Atopic eczema does not have a known cure but various treatments can relieve the
Hidden Dangers From Poison Oak, Ivy & Sumac Plants
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, each year 10 to 50 million Americans develop an allergic rash after contact with Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Poison Sumac Plants. The invisible oily resin called urushiol causes the ill effects of these poisonous plants. Poison ivy, oak, or sumac
Don’t Neglect Your Skin! Top Tips for Keeping Moles at Bay
Moles might give your skin some interesting characteristics. However, they can be possible signs of medical problems, such as cancer. While most moles don’t need to be worried about, it’s best to not have them. You want to be as conscious of your skin as possible. Here are
Self-Examinations: 4 Types of Cancer You Can Spot Yourself
Cancer is a devastating condition that millions of people across the world suffer from. One of the biggest problems with cancer is that it can often be unpredictable and difficult to detect. However, through adequate self-examination, there are a series of cancer diseases that you can detect for
The combined treatment of Manual and Electro-Acupuncture in Chronic Urticaria: A case study
The combined treatment of Manual and Electro-Acupuncture in Chronic Urticaria:  A case study DR. EMAD TUKMACHI, MBChB, DTM (Dublin), PhD (London), MD(MA), MBAcC                               Acupuncture Clinic, North Staffordshire Nuffield Hospital, Clayton Road, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 4DB. Abstract This case study reports on the successful use of combined manual and
4 Medical Procedures That Enable Women to Fully Recover from Childbirth
Obstetric and gynecologic medical procedures may be needed so that a woman can fully recover after childbirth. Complications from delivery, a large baby or other issues might necessitate these procedures. Consider these four types of procedures that doctors can do in the hospital or in their offices to
Skin Abnormalities: How to Take Care of a Melanoma
If melanoma is caught in the early stages, the survival rates are very high. As the disease progresses, you may have to pursue more aggressive treatment options. Some of these treatments are similar to how other types of cancers are treated. Here are some of the ways to
Common Carcinoma: 4 Types of Skin Cancer that Show Up All Too Often
Cancer is the result of cells growing out of control and crippling vital portions of the body. The condition can develop in any part of the body and seems especially prone to form on the skin of those often exposed to the sun’s harmful rays without adequate protection.
Phytochemicals: 15 Health Benefits of Currcumin
Turmeric, principal curcuminoid of the popular Indian spice, a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae, native to tropical South Asia, according to "Effects of different drying methods on the antioxidant properties of leaves and tea of ginger species" by E.W.C. Chan, Y.Y. Lim, S.K. Wong,