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Parents Just Don’t Understand Risks of Sun Exposure in Spring

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lightly more than 90 percent of parents underestimate the sun’s strength in Spring and as a result, don’t adequately protect their children, according to a survey by parent magazine Kinderzeit.org. Specifically, 90.6  percent of parents polled tend to forget to apply sunscreen on their children during the first days of …

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Proven essential oils that are good for preventing stretch marks

Essential oils are natural treatments that have been proved to be effective for preventing and reducing stretch marks. Stretch marks are a common complaint, especially among pregnant women and adolescents. These long stripes or lines on the skin may be annoying, but they do not cause any medical problems. Although …

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Spironolactone for hormonal acne

Spironolactone

Female patients with hormonal acne that typically flares before or after menstrual cycles may be ideal candidates for spironolactone, said Emmy M. Graber, M.D., president of the Dermatology Institute of Boston who spoke on the use of spironolactone for acne on Friday at the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) annual …

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