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Tuesday Q and A: Treatments and self-care can help ease eczema discomfort

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 10-year-old daughter has very dry skin, and it seems to get worse when school starts. She develops red, itchy patches on her arms and lower legs. They usually fade away after a while, but they really bother her. What could be the cause? Should we be [...]

Created by lizatorborg

Polymorphous Light Eruption: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Mayo Clinic Dr. Dawn Davis explains a condition known as polymorphous light eruption. To listen, click the link below. Polymorphous Light Eruption

Created by Joel Streed

Melanoma Dangers: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Summer.  It's the perfect time to work on the healthy looking tan, right?  Wrong!  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Dawn Davis addresses the dangers of melanoma. To listen, click the link below. Melanoma Dangers

Created by Joel Streed

Tuesday Q & A: Some head lice can be resistant to over-the-counter treatments

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My child’s school has had a lice outbreak for two months. The problem does not seem to be going away. Is it true that some types of lice are resistant to over-the-counter treatments? Are there more potent options to eliminate head lice? ANSWER: Although they are often [...]

Created by lizatorborg

Take Action Against Acne (pkg)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBtw3o6LHDQ Remember this? You’re all excited about a high school dance and the day of the event you wake up with a giant blemish. Acne happens to everyone at some point or another, and it can be a huge source of embarrassment and stress for many teens. Doctors at Mayo [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Washing a Newborn Baby's Delicate Skin

Bathing a tiny newborn can be an exciting and yet intimidating experience. Newborns are small and slippery when wet, and the products marketed for their delicate skin can leave parents and caregivers with a lot of choices. A baby's skin is adapting to new environmental changes so it’s important to understand good skin [...]

Created by Dana Sparks