Articles Tagged: skin condition


Our skin comes in contact with many different things such as the weather, clothes, soaps and lotions, and a variety of beauty products. Many of us will have a skin … read more

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mosquitoBug Bites and Stings

General Info & How to Protect Yourself: Bug bites and stings are common, especially in the summer. Most of the time a bite or sting from an insect is harmless … read more

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Molluscum ContagiosumMolluscum Contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a common skin infection caused by a virus. It’s annoying, but not dangerous. Anyone can get it, but it’s most common among children who are 1-10 years … read more

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bandaid on fingerCuts and Scrapes

Most cuts and scrapes are small injuries that can be treated at home, but it’s good to know when to get medical care for yourself or someone else. Wound care: … read more

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poison ivyPoison Ivy

Do you know what causes poison ivy rash? It’s the sap oil that’s made by poison ivy plants that’s responsible for irritant reactions. It’s the same substance that’s found in … read more

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female gender symbolLichen Sclerosus

Lichen sclerosus is a rare skin condition that usually affects the vulva and anal areas in young girls, adolescents, and adults, but it’s more common before puberty and after menopause. … read more

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