Skin Health

Your skin performs many more functions than just outward appearance. The skin protects our bodies from bacteria and environmental dangers. Because our skin covers our body, we want to take preventive measures such as facials, microdermabrasion and general daily care.

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by our physicians
By Cara Essling, PA-C
Understanding “water warts”; how they develop and what you can do.
Topics and Subtopics: Skin Health

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Those red sores on your child’s face are contagious. Learn about impetigo: what it is, how it looks and how to treat it to prevent spreading this skin disease.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Skin Health

By DuPage Medical Group Dermatology
Before you step outside or get into a tanning bed, think again. That tan may actually kill you.
Topics and Subtopics: Cancer & Skin Health

By DuPage Medical Group Dermatology
You don’t have to deal with dry skin. Learn all about dry skin and what you can do to manage and even prevent it.
Topics and Subtopics: Skin Health

By Dr. Michael Gaffud
Varicose and spider veins can be a concern. Luckily, there are treatments for both.
Topics and Subtopics: Arteries & Veins & Skin Health

By Megan Bramer, MMS, PA-C
Did you know you can get a rash on your eyelids? Learn more about eyelid dermatitis.
Topics and Subtopics: Skin Health

By Christopher Kelly, PA-C
Eczema come in various forms and can be almost anywhere on your skin. Learn 6 ways that you can help to manage your eczema as the weather changes.
Topics and Subtopics: Skin Health

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Physical and Occupational Therapists are trained to help patients recover from post-surgical scarring which can last up to a year after surgery. Manual massage and other exercises may be just what you need to regain range of motion and reduce discomfort at your surgical site. Ask your primary care physician or orthopaedic surgeon if a referral to PT/OT is right for you.

By Dr. Kelle Berggren
Follow our skin secrets to achieve the healthy, young skin you’ve always wanted.
Topics and Subtopics: Skin Health

By DuPage Medical Group
Cooling off in the summer is a fun way to beat the heat. Take a look at our infographic to learn all about sun and heat safety tips.
Topics and Subtopics: General Health & Skin Health

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