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June 3, 2021

Warmer temperatures are now bringing crowds to the beach. Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, reminds us of the importance of applying sunscreen.

June 3, 2021

As vaccinated Americans start to take off their face coverings in public, some are turning to a different type of mask at home in the hopes of achieving better-looking skin.

June 2, 2021

Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, discusses with Fox 5 DC what ingredients individuals should look out for when purchasing sunscreen products, what the best sunscreens are to…

May 27, 2021

At the heart of her work, Tracie Bass cares about others: her community, patients, and the secondary school students looking for a pipeline to health professions careers.

May 19, 2021

Pooja Sodha, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology, explains the anatomical and age-related changes that occur over time.

May 18, 2021

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and this year the observance comes as the United States begins to roll back restrictions brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic, and even the process of a return to normal, has significant consequences for our mental health.

May 14, 2021

For people suffering from the broad range of neurological issues, problems can quickly escalate from a mild, dull, annoying ache to persistent, severe, and disabling pain. Whether a patient is experiencing pain in the neck or a serious disorder, timely care from an experienced professional is…

May 13, 2021

Dermatologists say wearing masks can lead to two other skin conditions that can easily be mistaken for acne, similar to a rash.

May 13, 2021

For more than 20 years, Turnice "Necee" Parker Brown has played an important role in ensuring a smooth process for patients and providers at the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates.

May 12, 2021

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, one persistent issue has emerged: Long COVID syndrome. The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, however, is doing its best to help.