You can recognize rosacea primarily by the presence of a facial redness that resembles a sunburn or blushing but does not go away, or by a characteristic skin thickening, especially on the nose. Rosacea may also cause small, solid, red bumps or pimples that may burn or sting, facial swelling (edema), prominently visible blood vessels on the face, eye irritation, dry facial skin, or a burning or stinging sensation on the face. Sometimes, in rare cases, symptoms of rosacea can appear on other body parts, such as the scalp, ears, neck or chest.
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Skin Cancer Screening a Necessity For Floridians
HEALTHY SKIN - It should come as no big surprise that simply living in Florida puts you at an increased risk for skin cancer. The reason for this is simple: The biggest cause of skin cancer is exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UV light) from the sun.
Youths and Suicide: Spot the Warning Signs
Many health experts have noted that the pandemic has wreaked havoc on mental health as of late. September is National Suicide Prevention Month, a time to focus on how to help those who are suffering.
The Age of Entitlement
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT - Every generation has voiced some form of critical opinions of youth. The old term “whippersnapper” labeled an overconfident or defiant adolescent. Today’s buzzword is “entitled,” and while blaming this on social media is convenient, it is not realistic.
Robotics Help Refine Hip, Knee Replacement
ORTHOPAEDIC HEALTH - As we move further into the 21st century, more and more of the amazing things that science fiction promised us are becoming reality. One fascinating technological development is the use of robots in a variety of applications – including orthopaedic surgery. There are many reasons to utilize robots in various medical procedures, and the evidence is growing that the advantages of doing so are numerous.
Packing a Nutritious School Lunch May Call for Some Stealth
We want our families to have a healthy diet, especially the youngsters going back to school. We give them a good breakfast and plan a nutritious dinner, but what about lunch? We can pack a healthy lunch for our children, but will they eat it?
Protect Yourself, Your Family From The Flu
Polk County schools are back in session which means your child is likely encountering many viruses every day. To protect their health and that of your family, the Florida Department of Health in Polk County encourages people 6 months of age and older to seek a flu shot on a yearly basis. The flu shot is the best way to protect families and communities against the spread of influenza.
NEW DOCTORS IN A NEW ERA
Pandemic Offers Unique Education for Medical Residents Starting Their Careers
DETERMINATION & DREAMS
Polk State Respiratory Care Student Works Hard To Reach Her Goals
Happiness Happens… In the Sun!
DEEP DIVE INTO THE DELTA VARIANT
Lakeland Regional Health’s Dr. Haight Talks About the Latest Threat
5 TIPS TO PUTTING A STOP TO Blotchy and Discolored Skin
Heat, cold, sun, sweat, genes, hormones, stress…”Blotchy skin,” can appear for many reasons. If left unaddressed, skin-discoloration conditions can interfere with people’s ability to enjoy their everyday life – and, in some cases, can develop into more serious medical issues. Our skin is our largest organ, with processes that require complex coordination of our body’s systems.
Niacinamide for Great Skin
Used by dermatologists to treat a variety of skin conditions, this nourishing form of vitamin B3 can also work wonders in your at-home beauty regimen.
Hydrochloride in Food Industry
Do you ever know, hydrochloric acid, one of the strongest acids in the world is used as a food additive?
Treating photo-aged Asian skin can be challenging, but may be helped by non-ablative lasers such as the PiQo4, a multi-million tech available at AVIGNON CLINIC
CUIDAR LOS RIÑONES CON PLANTAS MEDICINALES
El cuerpo humano es una sofisticada creación, en la que cada parte cumple una determinada función vital. Una de esas partes es el sistema urinario, cuya misión es la de eliminar las toxinas y el exceso de agua que se ha generado tras metabolizar los nutrientes que proporciona la alimentación.
FROM INSIDE OUT
We dig deeper on what holistic skincare actually means.
Advice from our Woman’s Weekly doctor
Aesthetic treatment trends come and go, with scientific, medical and technological advancements enabling progress all the time. Here, the latest non-invasive tweakments those in the know are turning to.
¿Por qué estoy tan hinchada?
Una cosa es engordar durante el embarazo por no mantener una buena dieta y otra muy distinta retener líquidos. Buscamos soluciones a este problema.
‘We finally love the skin we're in'
‘My cystic acne was so bad I had to have therapy’