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Valley Dermatologists Share Ways To Protect Your Body’s Largest Organ

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Your skin is your body’s largest organ. It keeps stuff in (like water) and keeps stuff out (like germs). That’s why it’s important to protect your skin.
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Why Annual Skin Exams Must Be Part of Breast Cancer Discussions

skin exams and mammograms cancer link

This October marks the 33rd annual National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Jennifer Garrick says an exam for breast cancer exam should go hand-in-hand with a full-body skin exam for possible signs of melanoma. 

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Breast Cancer Screenings: Valley Doctor Wants Skin Exams Included

breast cancer linked to skin cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and with the attention being focused on detection and prevention, one local dermatologist is hoping the same will go for skin checks.

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Food Tips for Better Skin

junk food facts

Today is National Junk Food Day, but what should you really be putting in your body? Doctor Andrew Newman, a resident dermatologist at Affiliated Dermatology, shares his insight on how what you put in your body affects your overall health. 

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Why You Should Avoid Tanning This Summer

dangers of tanning this summer

Whether you get a tan on the beach, in your backyard, in a tanning bed, or through incidental exposure is bad news! Tans are caused by harmful ultraviolet radiation, also known as UV rays, from the sun or tanning lamps which cause skin cell damage.