With all the fun in the sun we indulge in over the summer, it’s no surprise that July is UV Awareness Month. Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun are the main cause of skin cancer. Matthew Goodman, M.D., a dermatologist in Orange County, Calif., reviews the smart-phone app that may help you detect skin cancer and debunks some of the myths associated with sun-block products.
Congratulations! “Health Matters with Dr. Larry Santora” has won the Communicator Awards’ 2013 Silver Award of Distinction. Presented by the International Academy of the Visual Arts, the award honors creative excellence in communications.
Heart palpitations, a serious fall, a severe cut or burn? Do you need to call 9-1-1? Emergency room doctor James Pierog, M.D., demonstrates the care of injuries that may be treated at home and explains which injuries warrant a trip to the emergency room.
An often debilitating condition, fibromyalgia is seven times more prevalent in women than men. Robin Dore, M.D., a rheumatologist in Tustin, Calif., has extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of this mysterious syndrome.