| Jan 24, 2012
Forget the "G" spot, how about the "S" spot. Turns out an itchy ankle can go a long way for a woman and pleasure her as much as sex! Say what?!
According to a researchers at the Wake Forest School of Medicine in North Carolina, an itchy ankle is the most...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:38 AM
PETOSKEY — When the summer temperatures heat up, so does the chance of getting cercarial dermatitis, commonly known as “swimmer’s itch.”
It’s a skin irritation that is caused by larval form of certain flatworms, which are...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Despite its name, ringworm is not caused by a worm. Instead, it develops when fungus grows and multiplies on the skin. Dr. Dakara Rucker Wright, a dermatologist with the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group who practices at Kaiser Permanente's Towson...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 9:01 AM
Sneezing, itching nose, watery eyes — it's the common cold, right?
Maybe not. While seasonal allergies or allergic rhinitis are typically associated with a younger crowd it is not unheard of for allergists to see older adults dealing with allergy...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 7:05 PM
For the first three days of Ravens training camp, Tandon Doss put forth arguably one of the more improved showings from returning second-year players.
But the wide receiver has missed the last six consecutive days because of a hamstring injury. And he&...
| Aug 20, 2012
Are mosquitoes biting? Have you stepped on an anthill, been stung by a bee or been bitten by a wasp? Is an itchy spot driving you crazy?
Spray it with vinegar. Feel the relief.
Even though I rarely use vinegar for cooking, a gallon-size container...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 7:00 PM
At some point in next week's NFL draft, the Ravens will get the itch. It's usually a good itch, and few teams, if any, have been as successful at scratching it as they have been the past two decades.
That's why during the draft it has become a question...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Most new parents dream of their newborns with 10 fingers and 10 toes, and pretty, soft new baby skin. But as they grow, children can experience some very common skin conditions — some with an easy fix, and others a little more complex.
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:33 PM
You know how seeing someone scratching an itch makes you feel itchy too? That's perfectly normal, a new study says, especially for those who tend to be on the neurotic side.
Research published online in the Proceedings of the National Academy of...
| Apr 13, 2010
We turn to cosmetics to look our very best, but sometimes all that lathering, slathering, powdering and painting can do more harm than good. • Certain ingredients in personal care products can cause redness, itching, swelling, acne and other...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 4:23 PM
If you've had it, you would know. Chronic itchiness -- often the result of skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema or allergies -- disrupts sleep, dims pleasure and limits activities. Just as much as chronic pain does.
Now it's official: A study...