It has always been a knee-jerk reaction of some to stare, snicker, or worse, move away from people who have psoriasis. While the skin condition isn’t contagious as others thought it would be, people still hang on to a few misconceptions A long-lasting, inflammatory skin condition, psoriasis creates unneeded skin
- October 4, 2020
Morgellons disease (MD) is a disorder characterized by the presence of fibers underneath, embedded in, and erupting from unbroken skin or sores that are slow-healing. Individuals with this rare condition experience a sensation of crawling, biting, and stinging on and in their skin.
- November 25, 2019
Epidermolytic ichthyosis is a rare genetic skin disorder that becomes visible shortly after birth. The person with this disorder usually experiences reddening, scaling, and severe blistering of the skin. Hyperkeratosis or thickening of the skin develops within months and worsens over time.
- November 22, 2019
Chromhidrosis is a skin condition that is characterized by the secretion of colored sweat glands that appears on the face, underarms and breast areola. It is a rare disorder that affects any age, gender, and race. Medical specialists have a little knowledge about chromhidrosis due to a few reports about
- November 20, 2019
Dermatomyositis is a rare medical condition that weakens the muscle. Women are more affected than men as they are more prone to develop this disease. There is no cure for dermatomyositis but there are several treatments to prevent the worsening of its symptoms.
- October 30, 2019
A diaper rash is common but very uncomfortable skin rash that is seen in infants. This red, painful rash thrives in warm, moist environments and may even cause the skin to be scaly, bumpy, or raw. It accounts for about 20% of all childhood visits to a dermatologist.
- September 28, 2019