Health Tip: Protect Your Skin

(HealthDay News) -- To help keep your skin looking its best, the Cleveland Clinic offers these suggestions:

Free Drug Samples for Doctors Might Prove Costly for Patients

WEDNESDAY, April 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Dermatologists who receive free drug samples are more likely to give their patients prescriptions for expensive medicines, a new study says.

Health Tip: Caring for a Hangnail

(HealthDay News) -- A hangnail -- a small piece of skin that tears away from a nail -- can be annoying, painful and if not cared for, become infected.

Childhood Eczema Often Persists Into Adulthood, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, April 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many children with eczema will continue to have symptoms of the skin condition as adults, new research suggests.

Experts Warn About Skin Cancer 'Treatments' Sold Online

TUESDAY, March 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The vast majority of patients with skin cancer or moles who self-medicate with alternative "treatments" they find online are courting danger, new research contends.

Rashes From Wipes, Liquid Soaps on the Rise

SUNDAY, March 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Allergic skin reactions to a preservative used in pre-moistened wipes and liquid soaps are on the increase, a doctor says.

College Women: Have a Healthy Spring Break

SUNDAY, March 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Spring break offers college women -- and men -- a welcome respite from the pressures of school, but they need to make sure they protect their health while having fun.

Otezla Approved for Psoriatic Arthritis

FRIDAY, March 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Otezla (apremilast) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat adults with active psoriatic arthritis, a condition associated with the autoimmune skin disease psoriasis.

Health Tip: Avoiding Acne Triggers

(HealthDay News) -- Acne can strike people of any age for different reasons, but there are several factors that can worsen or trigger breakouts.

Health Tip: Washing Baby's Clothes

(HealthDay News) -- Proper care of baby's clothes can help prevent skin irritation and keep baby's skin clear and soft.