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May 11, 2021

With the melting of winter snow and the arrival of warmer, sunnier days, springtime means spending more time outside. However, spring also brings allergies, which can make being outside uncomfortable and sometimes unenjoyable.

May 7, 2021

As one of the most common cancers in the United States, skin cancer will impact 1 in 5 Americans by the age of 70. That’s why it’s important to take care of your skin early with skin cancer prevention methods, such as wearing the appropriate SPF year-round and avoiding tanning beds.

May 5, 2021

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, affecting 1 in 5 Americans by age 70, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation.

May 5, 2021

We're talking about skin irritation that occurs in this highly intimate region, along with how it can affect one's ability to feel confident and comfortable in sexual scenarios.

May 3, 2021

Celebrities use them. Instagrammers love them. Hair stylists recommend them. Silk pillowcases are not new, but over the past couple of years, they seem to have exploded in popularity, embraced by the beauty and wellness industries and credited with delivering smooth, shiny hair and wrinkle-free…

May 3, 2021

Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, discusses sun exposure and the best sunscreen to use.

May 3, 2021

 William Borden, MD, has been tapped to serve as interim Chair of the Department of Medicine. Borden currently serves as the GW MFA’s Chief Quality and Population Health Officer

April 29, 2021

If your toenails seem thicker than usual, it may indicate a fungal infection or an underlying condition. Pooja Sodha, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology, shares some possible causes of thick toenails and what you can do to treat them…

April 29, 2021

Alcohol sales in the United States increased significantly at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially in March 2020, with the implementation of stay-at-home orders.

April 29, 2021

Prior to joining the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, Kyle Majchrzak wanted to ensure that the next position would be something he felt passionate about and where he could feel like he was a part of a team.