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How-Tos

Psoriasis and Flu: Some Helpful Tips

Flu can increase the risk of flares, but some simple steps can help you keep psoriasis in check.

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Managing Flares

Avoid These Triggers for Chronic Hives

If you live with chronic hives, you know avoiding triggers is key to controlling your condition. Here are 9 of the most common causes of urticaria outbreaks.

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Doctor & Patient

9 Signs You've Got a Great Dermatologist

When you live with chronic hives, it's important to find the right dermatologist. Here's how to tell if yours is right for you.

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Parenting

Your Child Has Eczema: Now What?

It's hard enough to manage eczema as an adult. What do you do when your child exhibits symptoms? Try these practical tips for parenting with eczema.

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Managing Flares

Ask These 9 Questions About Chronic Hives

If you've been diagnosed with chronic hives, you may not know where to start. Asking your doctors these questions is the first step to controlling urticaria.

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Treatment

Who Is On Your Bladder Cancer Medical Team?

From your primary care doctor to your oncology nurse, learn the roles and functions of all members of your medical health care team.

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Medication

The Evolution of Birth Control Throughout History

From 3000 B.C. to present day, birth control has come a long way. Here's a health history lesson on how it developed into what it is today.

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Symptoms

How to Deal With Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Are your heavy periods interfering with your life? Here are steps you can take to tackle the problem, known as menorrhagia.

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Symptoms

Bleeding After Sex: Potential Causes

Noticing blood after sex can be a scary experience, but many causes are minor. Here’s what you should know.

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Doctor & Patient

Where to Find Help for ADHD

You or your child has been diagnosed with ADHD. Now what? Eileen Bailey provides a practical guide of where to go for help.