First of all, don’t pick or pop your pimples. Although it may be tempting, you can cause redness and swelling, and possibly an infection or scarring. Squeezing a zit can force the infection deeper into the skin, making the problem worse.
Before any needles go anywhere, you can expect your acupuncturist to ask about your current health and your medical history, including anything that might have contributed to your current problem.
Your head feels like someone stuffed it full of old socks. Your eyes are so red and itchy you’re afraid to leave the
Do adults really need immunizations? That’s right, immunizations aren’t just for kids. In fact, it may be time for you to catch up
Casual drinking is a common ritual in our culture — from campus keg parties, to a “beer and a dog” at the ballgame,
What is anaphylactic shock? Anaphylactic shock, or anaphylaxis, is one of the scariest health emergencies a parent can face; it occurs when your
Allergies are a highly individualized form of misery. Some people turn into an itchy, drippy wreck whenever they’re around cats, while others can’t
Questions for You and Your Doctor
In the United States, returning travelers and recent immigrants from developing countries account for the vast majority of amebiasis cases.
Every mom-to-be hopes to give birth to a healthy baby. However, some women, due to age or genetic makeup, are at greater risk