Latest Articles by Michael Lehrer, MD
What Is That?! How to ID 8 Common Bug Bites
Something sank its teeth into you? We'll help you figure out what type of insect, chigger, or spider might be to blame.
Differences and Similarities Between Eczema and Psoriasis
Can you tell these two conditions apart? Psoriasis and eczema may look similar, but they're very different conditions. Here's how to spot the difference.
What to Know Before Trying Phototherapy for Severe Eczema
If you haven't had luck finding a treatment for severe eczema, phototherapy might be worth a shot. Here's what you should know beforehand.
Elimination Diets and Severe Eczema: Mistakes to Avoid
Knowing which foods to include is just as important as knowing which to leave out with an eczema elimination diet. Here's how to figure it out.
Try Home Phototherapy for Psoriasis
Phototherapy can be a great way to treat psoriasis. Find out why at-home options can be just as effective as treatments in a doctor’s office.
Everything You Need to Know About Chronic Hives
What causes chronic hives? When should you see a doctor? Get answers to the most-asked questions, including how urticaria is diagnosed and ways to control it.
How Do Biologic Therapies Help Psoriasis?
Biologics can make a big difference with psorisis, but they also pose some risks. Here's what you should know about biologic therapies before making a decision.
Shopping Guide for Eczema-Friendly Bedding
Does eczema keep you up at night? These tips got getting the right sheets can make a difference in managing your itchy skin and enjoying a good night’s rest.