Dry Skin Dry SkinRelated Health News « Back to Dry Skin Index Sorted Alphabetically A-Z Sort by popularity 'Fish Pedicure' a Recipe for Bacterial Infection, Researchers Warn Coping Tips for Winter Skin Dermatologist Offers Tips on Dry Winter Skin Early Success for Gel That Treats Acne Scars FDA Approves No-Comb Treatment for Head Lice Health Tip: Avoiding Dry Skin Health Tip: Bring Moisture Back to Dry Skin Health Tip: Care for Your Skin Daily Health Tip: Caring for Chapped Lips Health Tip: Choosing a Moisturizer Health Tip: Have Cracked Heels? Health Tip: Shopping for Skin Care Products Health Tip: Understanding Adult Dehydration Health Tip: Ward Off Dry Skin Incontinence Drugs: Benefits and Harms Compared It's Not So Much the Heat, It's the Lack of Power Kids on Medicaid May Face Barriers to Eczema Treatment Some Prisoners Misuse Antibiotic Ointments: Study Tips to Avoid Dry Skin During Winter Training in the Heat Vitamin A May Help Reduce Melanoma Risk Sorted by Popularity (as on MedicineNet) Sort alphabetically Health Tip: Have Cracked Heels? Health Tip: Choosing a Moisturizer Health Tip: Ward Off Dry Skin Dermatologist Offers Tips on Dry Winter Skin Coping Tips for Winter Skin Health Tip: Shopping for Skin Care Products Training in the Heat Health Tip: Bring Moisture Back to Dry Skin Health Tip: Care for Your Skin Daily Kids on Medicaid May Face Barriers to Eczema Treatment Health Tip: Caring for Chapped Lips Health Tip: Avoiding Dry Skin Tips to Avoid Dry Skin During Winter It's Not So Much the Heat, It's the Lack of Power Some Prisoners Misuse Antibiotic Ointments: Study Health Tip: Understanding Adult Dehydration 'Fish Pedicure' a Recipe for Bacterial Infection, Researchers Warn Incontinence Drugs: Benefits and Harms Compared Vitamin A May Help Reduce Melanoma Risk FDA Approves No-Comb Treatment for Head Lice Early Success for Gel That Treats Acne Scars Suggested Reading on Dry Skin by Our Doctors Related Diseases & Conditions 16 articles Skin Tag A skin tag is a small benign growth of skin that projects from the surrounding skin. Skin tags can vary in appearance (smooth, irregular, flesh colored, Rash The word "rash" means an outbreak of red bumps on the body. The way people use this term, "a rash" can refer to many different skin conditions. The most Psoriasis Psoriasis is a long-term skin condition that may cause large plaques of red, raised skin, flakes of dry skin, and skin scales. There are several types Athlete's Foot Athlete's foot (tinea pedis) is a skin infection caused by the ringworm fungus. Symptoms include itching, burning, cracking, peeling, and bleeding feet. Itching Itching can be a common problem. Itches can be localized or generalized. There are many causes of itching to include: infection (jock itch, vaginal itch), Diabetes (Type 1 and Type 2) Diabetes mellitus is a chronic condition characterized by high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. The two types of diabetes are referred to as type Hyperthyroidism Hyperthyroidism is an excess of thyroid hormone resulting from an overactive thyroid gland. Symptoms can include increased heart rate, weight loss, depression, Hypothyroidism Hypothyroidism is any state in which thyroid hormone production is below normal. Normally, the rate of thyroid hormone production is controlled by the Hashimoto's Thyroiditis Hashimoto's thyroiditis is the most common cause of hypothyroidism in the US. This conditions is caused by inflammation of the thyroid gland. Symptoms Thyroid Cancer There are four major types of thyroid cancer: papillary, follicular, medullary, and anaplastic thyroid cancer. Tumors on the thyroid are referred to as Allergy (Allergies) An allergy refers to a misguided reaction by our immune system in response to bodily contact with certain foreign substances. When these allergens come Sjogren's Syndrome Sjögren's syndrome is an autoimmune disease involving the abnormal production of extra antibodies that attack the glands and connective tissue. Sjögren's Thyroid Disorders There are several types of thyroid disorders including hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, goiters, thyroid nodules, and thyroid cancer. Symptoms vary by Atopic Dermatitis Eczema is a general term for many types dermatitis (skin inflammation). Atopic dermatitis is the most common of the many types of eczema. Other types of Bulimia People with bulimia nervosa, an eating disorder that involves episodes of bingeing and purging, experience symptoms and signs such as deteriorating teeth, Child Abuse Approximately 40 million children suffer abuse every year around the world, and more than 1,500 children die of abuse in the U.S. every year. Symptoms Medications 0 articles Procedures & Tests 1 articles Pictures, Images & Quizzes 11 articles Doctor's & Expert's Views 1 articles Health News 21 articles Health Features 1 articles STAY INFORMED Get the latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox!