Tag: Skin

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?

Cancer Prevention

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.

Cancer Children Prevention

February 21, 2019

What to do about kids and dry skin

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

Children

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.

Prevention

May 30, 2018

Fact or fiction? Test your skin cancer knowledge

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

Cancer Prevention

April 25, 2018

How to protect kids from poison ivy

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

Children Prevention

August 21, 2017

Eczema in children: the itch that doesn’t stop

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

Allergies Children

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.

Prevention

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.

Prevention Teens