People who have a skin disorder suffer all year. June is when many of the related organizations devote time to educating the public and discuss ways to fight them. Here are five disorders that hold various activities in June: Acne Awareness All month is National Acne Awareness Month. Often dismissed as a condition of adolescence, […]
May is Melanoma Awareness Month. Melanoma skin cancer is one of the most dangerous forms of cancer in the United States. It’s never too early or too late to reduce your skin cancer risk.
Rosacea symptoms vary from patient to patient, but there are many things all patients have in common. At Chicago’s Nima Skin Institute, we are here to help you manage your symptoms.
More than half of Americans ages 14 to 49 have had cold sores. The good news is we have effective ways to treat the herpes simples virus (HSV), their cause.
Skin cancer is among the most diagnosed cancers each year that, according to the American Academy of Dermatology, affects one in five people in their lifetime. While some types of skin cancer can be treated effectively, other types, particularly melanoma, can be fatal. Types of Skin Cancer The three commonly diagnosed cancers are Basal Cell […]
Warts are small, usually painless skin growths caused by an infection with human papilloma virus (HPV). We have treatment options.
Nima Skin institute describes Shingles, its symptoms, available vaccines, and treatments.
Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition Although there is no cure, there are treatment options. Speak with us 312 266 NIMA (6462)
There are many different skin conditions. Some are classified as rashes and others are chronic skin conditions that need to be managed, sometimes lifelong. Important! It is important to seek immediate medical attention if you have one of the following: A rash all over your body Fever with the rash Sudden onset rash that […]
Summertime, and it’s time we talk sunscreen. As a dermatologist, this is something I discuss with my patients all the time. If you’ve been in the office, I’m sure you’ve heard me say that using sunscreen of at least SPF 30 everyday—rain or shine, summer or winter—is extremely important. About UVA/UVB rays The sunlight that […]