Archive for the "Skin Conditions" Category

Understanding the Different Types of Vitiligo

Apr 10

Vitiligo is one of the most misunderstood autoimmune skin disorders, affecting an estimated 2.8 million people in the United States. Even so, few people understand what vitiligo is, ...

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Psoriasis Awareness Month: Understand Your Treatment Options

Acute psoriasis on the knees ,body ,elbows
Aug 15

Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that affects millions worldwide. Though the underlying mechanism is unknown, researchers believe a combination of genetic and environmental factors can lead to psoriasis. If you ...

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Skin Cancer Awareness Month: 5 Things That Increase Your Risk

Skin Cancer
May 15

Skin cancer is a daunting disease to consider. Many factors can increase your risk of getting this disease, and if you’re not careful, it can and will severely impact ...

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Top Laser and Light Therapy Treatments for Psoriasis

women itching and scratching psoriasis spots by hand
Apr 15

If you have psoriasis, you know just how difficult it can be to treat. Frequent eruptions of itchy, scaly patches are uncomfortable and disruptive, but you don’t have ...

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Annual Skin Exam: Do You Really Need One?

Apr 14

At Florida Academic Dermatology Center in Coral Gables, we understand that it can be challenging to find time for annual check-ups amidst busy schedules. However, just like physicals, ...

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Why Sign Up for a Dermatology Trial in 2023?

Jan 15

If you’ve ever dealt with a problematic skin condition that’s unresponsive to other clinical or cosmetic treatments, you might feel frustrated with the limitations of existing options. At ...

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How quickly does actinic keratosis become cancer?

A dermatologist wearing gloves examines the skin of a sick patient.
Jun 15

Dr. Francisco Kerdel and associates at the Florida Academic Dermatology Center see many skin conditions that need attention. Patients often come to him and his team to get ...

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What is psoriasis and how can I treat it?

Sep 15

Psoriasis is a condition that impacts over 8 million Americans. It is a condition that is triggered by the immune system and is highly genetic. However, its specific ...

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What Are Signs of Psoriasis?

psoriasis hand
Jul 29

What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease that causes your skin cells to build up too quickly. What are the symptoms of psoriasis? The symptoms of ...

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How Often Should I Have a Skin Cancer Screening?

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May 14

What is Skin Cancer? Skin cancer occurs when skin cells start multiplying. The three types of cells that make up the outer layer of skin, called basal, squamous, ...

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