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Treating skin of color

Treating skin of color

May. 1 | Conclusion of a 4-part column     Most skin diseases occur in people of all nationalities, regardless of their skin color. Certain problems encountered in the skin are more common in people with different hues of skin, and sometimes a disorder...

Why should I care about heart failure?

Why should I care about heart failure?

Jun. 12 |                   By Charles E. Crutchfield III, MD and Monica Colvin-Adams, MD, MS, FAHA   Heart failure is one of the few cardiovascular diseases that continue to increase. Heart failure is a leading...

From picky eaters to overeating: childhood nutrition in a nutshell

From picky eaters to overeating: childhood nutrition in a nutshell

Jun. 5 | By Charles E. Crutchfield III, MD and Tamiko Morgan, M.D., FAAP   Childhood nutrition has taken the spotlight recently, especially due to the fact that childhood obesity has at least tripled in the past three decades. Many parents are seeking...

Recognizing and treating Molluscum Contagiosum

Recognizing and treating Molluscum Contagiosum

May. 15 | What is Molluscum Contagiosum?  Molluscum Contagiosum is a viral infection that produces small, flesh-colored, dome shaped bumps that can often become irritated or painful. They may appear to have a shiny surface in a small central indentation,...

Doctor’s Advice for Your Good Health

Doctor’s Advice for Your Good Health

Mar. 6 |   By Charles E. Crutchfield III, M.D.   Dr. Crutchfield, what can I do improve the quality of my skin, especially in these dry winter months?   Great question. Walk into the skin care/cosmetic area of any major department store, and...