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Common blood pressure drug is linked to skin cancer risk

In Australia, high blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects more than a third of people over the age of 18. If not managed...

The science behind sunburn: What really happens to your skin

Ever wondered why your skin turns red and painful after a day in the sun? It’s actually your body’s way of dealing with damage from...

Scientists find link between skin inflammation and OCD in U.S. adults

Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have discovered a connection between psoriasis and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), which could significantly impact dermatology practices. This study, published...

Common causes of skin cancer you need to know

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer globally, and understanding its causes can help in prevention and early detection. Skin cancer happens when...

Scientists find important causes of vitiligo

Vitiligo is a skin condition that causes patches of skin to lose their pigment and turn white. It affects people of all skin types,...

This skin disease linked to heart disease risk

When you think about psoriasis, you probably imagine the visible symptoms of the condition—red, scaly patches on the skin that often cause discomfort and...

How to keep your skin healthy if you have diabetes

Diabetes is a condition that affects how your body turns food into energy, and it can have numerous effects on your health, including your...

Does expired sunscreen still work?

It's that time of year when everyone's looking forward to some fun in the sun. Too much sun can be dangerous, though. Exposure to UV...

Vitamin C: A new weapon against melanoma

A recent study has revealed that vitamin C might be a powerful tool in the fight against melanoma, a deadly form of skin cancer. The...

The dangers of tanning: A misunderstood health risk

Many Americans still believe that a tan makes a person look more attractive and healthy. This view persists despite warnings from health professionals about...