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Shingles

by Maureen Kelley March 13, 2017

Shingles or (Herpes Zoster) comes from the varicella zoster virus or the same virus as chickenpox.  It is a viral infection that causes a painful rash in small areas of the face or body and looks like blisters. 

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Herpes Simplex Virus

by Maureen Kelley February 16, 2017

Herpes simplex 1 (HSV-1) and (HSV-2) are two different types of the Herpes virus. HSV-1 is the oral type of herpes that shows up around the mouth or lips. The lesions usually look like a cold sore or a fever blister. HSV-2 is usually located in the genitals or rectum with sores in those specific areas.

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Baby Skin Care

by Jon West January 11, 2016

Babies need constant care and affection. New parents want nothing more than their new edition to be happy and healthy.

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Seborrheic Dermatitis

by Jon West January 11, 2016

Seborrheic Dermatitis is a very common, inflammatory skin condition that has flaky white and yellow scales in oily areas on the skin.

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Dermatitis

by Jon West January 11, 2016

Dermatitis is a broad term for conditions involving inflammation of the skin.

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Acne

by Jon West January 07, 2016

Acne is not caused by dirt. Testosterone, a hormone which is present in males and females increases during puberty.

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