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What are shingles and why should I care?

What are shingles and why should I care?

Jun. 19 | Shingles, medically called Herpes Zoster, is a rash caused by reactivation of the chickenpox virus. The rash is very itchy and usually presents with grouped blisters. The rash follows a band-like pattern on the skin, and a big clue is that it does...

What is vitiligo, and why should I care?

What is vitiligo, and why should I care?

May. 1 | By Charles E. Crutchfield III, MD    Vitiligo is a condition where white patches occur on the skin. This was a condition that Michael Jackson had. It can be particularly troubling when patients have tan, brown or dark brown skin, as the spots...