| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Keep dryness and wrinkles at bay with these 14 foods that are packed with nutrients to keep your skin healthy, smooth, supple and wrinkle-free:
Pick a pink one, because pink grapefruit gets its pink-red hue from lycopene, a carotenoid that...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Anyone can develop a mole, even those who use sunscreen routinely, since not all moles are related to sun exposure. Moles can occur on any area of the body from the scalp to the face, chest, arms, legs, groin and even between...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Has your doctor ever advised you to use sunscreen? Chances are, the answer is no.
In fact, out of 18.3 billion doctor visits over nearly 21 years, sunscreen was recommended to patients only 12.83 million times, a new study finds. That works out to...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Hugh Jackman could use some Wolverine-like regeneration right about now: The "X-Men" actor revealed Thursday that he'd had skin cancer removed from his nose.
Jackman posted a photo of himself with a biggish nose bandage on Instagram with a warning to...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Death is universal, inevitable, irrevocable and profound, and yet even in our reality-fixated times, it is rarely depicted on television.
Oh, people die all the time on TV. They fall victim to detective procedurals and hospital dramas, or are killed off...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Time Warner Cable Chairman and Chief Executive Glenn Britt disclosed to the company Tuesday that he has begun treatment for cancer.
Britt, who is retiring at the end of the year and will be succeeded by Time Warner Cable Chief Operating Officer Rob...
| Sep 18, 2013
Though summer is in its final days, this is not the time to let up on skin care when it comes to the sun. We talked to Dr. Mary Martini, a dermatologist and head of the dermatology, pigmented lesions and melanoma program at Northwestern Medicine, for...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Registration for this year's Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon & Half Marathon is proceeding at a swift pace.
General sign-up for the second-ever race doesn't begin until March 8, but pre-registration started this week for those running to raise funds...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 5:39 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Mobile dermatology applications may help people learn about UV rays or keep tabs on their moles, but they are not a substitute for seeing a doctor, researchers said Wednesday.
They searched online stores and found over 200...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:30 PM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Do babies need vitamin D supplements? I have three children and am pregnant with my fourth. I've never been told until now that I should plan to give the baby vitamin D.
ANSWER: Research has shown a noticeable rise in the number of...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Be careful if you use a smartphone application to monitor a suspicious mole for the deadly skin cancer melanoma. A new study finds the performance of these apps is not always reliable. The study, published online in JAMA Dermatology on Jan. 16, 2013,...