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1 in 5 Young Women Who Tan Indoors Get Addicted October 19, 2017

Depression and worries about appearance common in those who can't skip the tanning bed, study finds

With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters October 16, 2017

Wait could be more than 6 weeks longer than those with private insurance, study says

Black Children Missing Out on Eczema Treatment October 13, 2017

But study finds they tend to have more severe cases of the skin condition than white children

Scientists Spot Genes Behind Skin Color October 12, 2017

Study looked at varying populations across Africa

Start Skin Cancer Prevention Early, Health Experts Say October 10, 2017

New proposal urges doctors to begin talking to parents when fair-skinned children are 6 months old

Does Healthy Skin Around Suspicious Moles Need Removal? October 02, 2017

Goal is to only perform one procedure, skin cancer specialist says

Don't Let the Tick Stick September 24, 2017

Dermatology expert offers advice on tick removal and avoiding them in the first place

Health Tip: Four Common Types Of Acne September 20, 2017

Distinguishing between different forms

Immune-Focused Drug May Be New Weapon Against Advanced Melanoma September 11, 2017

In head-to-head trial, Opdivo outperformed a similar drug, and with fewer side effects

Heath Tip: Getting Rid of Head Lice September 11, 2017

Here's what you can do

Obamacare Paid Off for Poorer Cancer Patients September 08, 2017

Health coverage surged in states that expanded Medicaid, research finds

Many Moisturizers Aren't What They Claim to Be September 06, 2017

'Fragrance-free' and 'hypoallergenic' labeling is often misleading, study finds

Severe Psoriasis Linked to Higher Risk of Earlier Death September 05, 2017

But experts say there may be ways to reduce those odds

Moles <i>Not</i> Most Likely Spot for Melanomas August 29, 2017

More than two-thirds of deadly skin cancers occur as new lesions, analysis finds

Antiperspirant Use Seems Safe During Breast Cancer Treatment: Study August 11, 2017

Many doctors worry about skin damage during radiation, but new research found no such effect

How Safe and Effective Is Your Sunscreen? August 11, 2017

One out of three may not offer the right protection, study suggests

Health Tip: One of Three Adults Gets Shingles August 08, 2017

It's the same virus that causes chickenpox in kids

Time for a Makeup Refresh? August 03, 2017

When to replace mascara and other cosmetics

Health Tip: Can't Clear Your Acne? August 02, 2017

Here's what you can do

Health Tip: Cooling a Heat Rash August 02, 2017

Suggestions to soothe one

When Is It Nail Fungus? July 27, 2017

Dermatologist says only an expert can diagnose condition accurately

Can Dogs Teach Doctors New Tricks? July 27, 2017

Dermatologist says yes because there's overlap between some canine and human skin problems

Melanoma Isn't the Only Serious Skin Cancer July 27, 2017

Squamous cell carcinoma is far more common and also dangerous if untreated, dermatologist says

Eczema Can Take a Toll on Adults July 27, 2017

The chronic skin condition may interfere with daily life, expert says

Health Tip: Getting Too Much Sun? July 19, 2017

Here's what it can do

Some Medicines Boost Sensitivity to Sun July 17, 2017

When taking medication, check with pharmacist to see if sun exposure is an issue

McCain's Recovery Time After Surgery Uncertain, Experts Say July 17, 2017

Fate of Affordable Care Act may depend on Senator's return to work

Smart Steps for Sun Protection July 17, 2017

Know the ABCs of SPFs

4 Ways to Look Younger Longer July 14, 2017

Put the brakes on wrinkles

Parkinson's Disease and Melanoma May Occur Together, Study Finds July 07, 2017

Doctors should counsel patients that if they have one disease, they're at risk of the other

FDA Widens Access to 'Cooling Cap' to Stop Hair Loss in Cancer Patients July 05, 2017

Treatment now OK'd for patients receiving chemotherapy for solid tumors

Is Shingles Tied to Heart, Stroke Risk? July 05, 2017

More research is needed, but doctors should warn patients, researchers say

Melanoma Biopsy Results Can Differ, Worrying Patients June 29, 2017

Doctor discovers skin cancer evaluations aren't always as clear-cut as many might think

Antibiotics Improve Treatment of Skin Abscesses June 29, 2017

Drainage alone resulted in worse recovery rates, study finds

Can You Recognize the Signs of Skin Cancer? June 28, 2017

First step: Get to know your own skin markings, doctor says

Tattoo Remorse? What You Need to Know About Erasing Your Ink June 28, 2017

Lasers, sanding and even surgery can hide a bad decision, but beware of ointments, creams, FDA advises

Protect Your Skin From the Summer Sun June 27, 2017

Pick a sunscreen that blocks UVA and UVB light, skin specialist advises

How to Dodge Summertime Threats June 26, 2017

Stings, bites, outdoor cooking and even fireworks keep poison control centers hopping

Study Challenges Touted Link Between Eczema and Heart Disease June 26, 2017

Researcher now probing whether more severe cases of the skin disorder increase odds of heart problems

Study Highlights the Beauty Industry's Ugly Side June 26, 2017

Cosmetics, personal care products get little regulatory scrutiny

A Baby's Skin No Match for the Sun June 23, 2017

Shade, clothes and hats offer little ones safe protection, pediatric dermatologist says

Group Urges Tougher Limits on Chemical in Shampoos, Cosmetics June 20, 2017

Triclosan isn't proven safe or effective, coalition of scientists from 29 countries says

Health Tip: Why Is My Skin Dry? June 20, 2017

Here's what might be to blame

Many Tanning Salons Defy Legal Age Limits on Users June 16, 2017

Some also make false claims about the health effects of tanning, researchers find

Have Scientists Created a Safe, Sun-Free Tan? June 14, 2017

Experiment unlocks a way to tan without harmful UV exposure, which could help prevent skin cancer

Health Tip: Help Prevent Skin Cancer June 14, 2017

How to protect your skin

With Summer Sun Comes Heightened Skin Cancer Risk June 11, 2017

Doctor shares tips for prevention, recognition

Is Full Lymph Node Removal Always Needed for Melanoma? June 08, 2017

Survival was just as long for those who had less extensive surgery, large study finds

More Cancers Caught in Wealthy People June 07, 2017

Those with more money more likely to be screened, researchers report

Publicly Funded Cancer Trials Gained Americans 3 Million More Years June 06, 2017

Study looked at data stretching from 1956 and 2016