Tag: Skin

Woman enjoying time outdoors and taking steps to prevent skin cancer. July 17, 2019

How to prevent skin cancer

We all know we should be wearing sunscreen. But what else can be done to lower the risk?

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Cancer Prevention

Kids playing in field for with mother ensuring sun safety. May 22, 2019

Slip, Slop, Slap, Slide, Shade: sun safety tips for kids’ skin

Protecting the skin from damaging sun rays starts starts in childhood.

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Cancer Children Prevention

how to moisturize kids skin February 21, 2019

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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Children

Winter skin tips January 1, 2019

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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Prevention

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

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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Prevention

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