Dr. Susan Owensby, a family medicine physician and medical director for BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, explains what steroids do and why they are prescribed.
WellTuned spoke with Dr. Suzanne Corrington, a medical director for BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, to learn about SPF and what people need to protect themselves.
Psoriasis doesn’t have a cure, but you can learn how to manage the symptoms and avoid triggers.
Eczema is an allergic reaction that makes skin red and itchy. Dr. Gina Moore Dudley explains the symptoms, treatments and other health conditions that mean you may be more likely to have eczema.
What’s a hiker’s worst and most common enemy? Bears? Weather? No! It’s the common, but painful, blister.
When it comes to protecting your skin, summer brings its own challenges. Take these steps to prevent common hot weather skin woes.
Changes in shape, color and texture of any part of the hand might reflect something unusual going on within your body. Here are a few signs to look for and what they could mean.
The temptation to scratch an itchy wound is hard to resist. Annoying as that itch is, there is a reason for it.
A few conditions worsen when temperatures dip, leading to achiness, itchiness or discomfort. Here are a few conditions that get worse in winter and what to do about them.
Winter air has less humidity, and the heating that keeps you comfortable also dries the air. Here’s how to avoid winter skin perils.