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Medical skin problems can be serious and life-threatening. Understanding medical skin problems is extremely helpful in diagnosing them early. This section covers everything to do with medical skin problems.

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Contact Dermatitis

Ugh -- you have an inflamed, itchy, red rash that burns. It could be contact dermatitis caused. But what's caused it and how can you make it go away?


Quick Tips: Help for Acne

Quick Tips: Help for Acne

Acne isn't just for teenagers. Anyone can be affected! Learn acne basics plus easy ways to prevent and treat unwanted pimples. See more »

Scabies Quiz

Scabies Quiz

Scabies is miserable to have, and even more miserable to try to hide. Learn the causes, treatments and home remedies for scabies. See more »

5 Common Skin Parasites

5 Common Skin Parasites

Whether you like it or not, certain critters may see you as a meal. Learn how to avoid common skin parasites like bedbugs, fleas, and lice See more »

5 Treatments for Scalp Psoriasis

5 Treatments for Scalp Psoriasis

Scalp psoriasis and dandruff are two different skin issues, though they both can be embarrassing. Cure scalp psoriasis with these easy treatments. See more »

5 Things to Know About Chicken Pox

5 Things to Know About Chicken Pox

Chicken pox is one of the most feared infections – who wants to be covered with itchy spots? Spot and treat chicken pox using our helpful guide. See more »

Cancerous Moles Quiz

Cancerous Moles Quiz

Most moles are harmless, but some can be dangerous. See if you know the difference between healthy and cancerous moles in this info-packed quiz. See more »

Quick Tips: Moles and Cancer

Quick Tips: Moles and Cancer

How can I tell if the new moles developing on my skin are cancerous? Read on to learn about identifying cancerous moles from benign marks. See more »

Do you know the signs of skin cancer?

Do you know the signs of skin cancer?

Do you know the signs of skin cancer or think that skin cancer isn't a problem? See the signs of skin cancer to protect yourself and get informed. See more »

Do you have a mole that doesn't look right?

Do you have a mole that doesn't look right?

Not all mole changes signal melanoma, but it's important to have any changes checked out early. Learn what you should do if you have a mole that doesn't look right. See more »

Skin Cancer Q&A

Skin Cancer Q&A

Skin cancer can be prevented with proper skin care. Read these Q&A to learn more about skin cancer. See more »