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National Healthy Skin Month
November is National Healthy Skin Month, and what better time to learn more about the largest organ of your body! We often don’t think much about our skin, ...Learn More
The causes and symptoms of eczema
Eczema is a common skin condition that can impact both children and adults. At the Florida Academic Dermatology Center in Coral Gables, Florida, Dr. Francisco Kerdel and his ...Learn More
At what age is acne the worst?
Acne. It’s a condition most associated with teenagers going through puberty. The changes in hormones and the oily skin can cause acne lesions to develop in both girls ...Learn More
How UV radiation leads to wrinkles
Dr. Francisco Kerdel and associates at the Florida Academic Dermatology Center are available for Coral Gables, FL area patients who want to learn about ways to take care ...Learn More
Why is proper skin care important?
The idea of skin care can often be overwhelming for patients in the area of Coral Gables, Florida. Many patients envision the extensive number of products available in ...Learn More
Skin safety basics for skin cancer awareness month
In the United States, skin cancer is the number one cancer diagnosis in adults today. The numbers are scary, especially when patients can actually take steps to reduce ...Learn More
Once psoriasis is treated, can it come back?
The skin is exposed to the elements every day, and certain conditions can cause the skin to become unhealthy or problematic. One such condition is that of psoriasis. ...Learn More
How to treat mild acne
Acne is a skin condition that can affect anyone at any age, though many teenagers struggle with it when they start puberty. Puberty can cause a dramatic shift ...Learn More
Can diet impact vitiligo?
Anyone who has been diagnosed with vitiligo knows how frustrating the condition can be. The discoloration that occurs on the face and body can cause patients to feel ...Learn More
Why is my skin so itchy?
One of the most inconvenient and uncomfortable situations on the skin is that of itching. When your skin itches, it can be difficult to keep your mind off ...Learn More