Tag: Skin

skin cancer May 30, 2018

Fact or fiction? Test your skin cancer knowledge

A Vanderbilt expert addresses common misconceptions around the sun and your skin.

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Cancer Prevention

prevent poison ivy April 25, 2018

How to protect kids from poison ivy

Poison ivy, oak and sumac are common. How to prevent itchy problems.

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Children Prevention

Winter skin tips January 19, 2018

Winter skin tips to protect you all season

A Vanderbilt expert shares winter skin tips to help keep you healthy and comfortable all season long.

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how to moisturize kids skin January 5, 2018

What to do about kids and dry skin

The pain, the itching -- here's help for that irritating dry winter skin.

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Eczema August 21, 2017

Eczema in children: the itch that doesn’t stop

Add some patience - it takes time to see improvement from eczema.

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Allergies Children

first aid for burns May 8, 2017

What to know about burn injuries

Ice and folk remedies like butter are not helpful in burn first-aid. Follow this advice and know when to seek treatment.

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Women tattooing trends November 10, 2016

Body art is now mainstream, but think before you ink

Tattoos and piercing are still trending upward, and so is their removal.

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Prevention Teens

beards and their benefits May 31, 2016

Surprising benefits of the beard

Your fashionable facial hair might offer more than just Southern hipster flair.

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Men's Health

Identify Poison Ivy April 26, 2016

Infographic: Learn to identify poison ivy, oak and sumac

If you are exposed to these poisonous plants, we’ve got some tips for treating the itch.

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Children Prevention