Happy New Year! The New Year brings cold weather which dries and skin and nails. Check out Dr. Strachans tip on page 38 of the January issue of Health magazine as well as tips from other dermatologists in Baze Mpinjas article Soften Up All Over starting on page 36.
Hot off the press
or the internet: Check out a letter to the editor I authored in response to a research paper on hair and scalp disorders in African American women and girls. Its in the January 2012 issue of the Journal of the America Academy of Dermatology and I am honored: http://download.journals.elsevierhealth.com/pdfs/journals/0190-9622/PIIS0190962211010115.pdf
Are you a new mother or do you know a new mother? Check out The MommyMD Guide to Your Baby’s First Year. It is a wonderful collection of tips from mothers who are also doctors. Instead of advice from just one author, it provides tips from 70 doctors/mothers. Although my daughter is beyond her first..Read More »
Ill admit itwhen it comes to the health benefits of coffee, the elixir of the gods, I am happy to spread the word about its health benefits. Now there is bench research about how caffeine prevents skin cancer. Check out my intereview from yesterday on Good Morning America: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/coffee-cancer-14327647
When it comes to acne no one is immune. Pimples pop up even in Hollywood. Check out Dr. Strachans quotes about adult female acne on the Hollybaby website: http://www.hollybaby.com/2011/07/28/teen-mom-maci-bookout-acne/