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Lice Non-Treatments: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Dawn Davis has some tips on what not to try when treating lice. To listen, click the link below. Lice NonTreatments

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Sunscreen in Winter: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Dawn Davis explains that sunscreen is not just for summer. To listen, click the link below. Sunscreen in Winter

Created by Joel Streed

Take Action Against Acne (pkg)

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 [...]

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Winter Weather Affects the Body's Largest Organ - Skin (pkg)

In some places weather temperatures are beginning to drop and as winter approaches we shouldn’t neglect the largest organ of our body — our skin. In this report, a Mayo Clinic specialist offers some timely reminders for staying comfortable and healthy in the cold, dry air. Here’s Dennis Douda.  [TRT  2:07] Journalists: Broadcast [...]

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Dr. Dawn Davis on Dermatologic Concerns

This Medical Edge Weekend program features Mayo Clinic physician Dr. Dawn Davis on dermatologic concerns. Medical Edge Weekend 6-4-11

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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

One of the top reasons people search the Mayo Clinic website is for information about skin disorders.  On Saturday, Oct. 26, Dawn Davis, M.D., will join us to discuss many of the skin disorders that plague patients every day.  We’ll discuss warts, lice, psoriasis, skin cancer, acne and eczema.  Join [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

A Different Kind of Summer Sting (pkg)

Sunshine and a soda garnished with a lime. It might sound delightful but for some people that combo can actually cause a skin reaction. It’s called a phototoxic reaction and can happen when you touch certain plants, then are exposed to sunlight. Vivien Williams has this report. [TRT  1:36] Read script: Summer [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

FDA Gets Tough on Tanning Beds

The FDA wants to send a stronger message that tanning beds are bad for your health. The federal agency issued a new multipronged proposal this week aimed at requiring manfacturers to test and certify the ultraviolet light machines' design and performance.  The FDA also wants to put warning labels on all tanning beds recommending that they [...]

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Winter Skin Care (pkg)

Temperatures are beginning to fall and as the winter months approach we shouldn't neglect the largest organ of our body - our SKIN.  In this report, Mayo Clinic experts offer some timely reminders for staying comfortable and healthy in the cold, dry air. Here’s Dennis Douda.  [TRT  2:07] Video and script are available [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Planning on Tanning?

Tanning seems to be a year-round business but with recent news about melanoma increasing for people under forty, some might think twice before baking in the sun or visiting a tanning bed.  Actually, Mayo Clinic Dermatologist Dr. Dawn Davis says there are other risks than skin cancer. Four soundbites to choose from the downloads above. Expert [...]

Created by Dana Sparks