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Acute hair loss & Covid infections

Acute hair loss following Covid infections has been linked in recent literature. Specifically, a type of hair loss called Telegen Effluvium (TE) has been diagnosed in patients with a history of SARS-CoV-2 infection. Acute TE has previously been associated with medical events including a history of surgery or severe illness, postpartum and discontinuation of medications

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Warning on Metal containing Masks during MRI Procedures

Wearing a mask is very important as we all try to reduce the risk of Covid transmission. The FDA recently issued a warning based on a case of facial burns associated with a mask during an MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging) procedure. As a result, one should carefully consider what type of mask one wears if

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“Winter Itch”

 What causes Winter Itch? Several factors contribute to the seasonal increase in skin itchiness that occurs in late fall into the winter months. As the outside temperature cools, the outside humidity level decreases. In addition, once the heat is turned on in the house, the indoor humidity also drops. Exposure of the skin to lower

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With atopic dermatitis, itching isn’t even the worst part.

  From the embarrassing red blotches to the painful sores, atopic dermatitis symptoms require the right treatment. If you’re looking for a different option for your or your child’s condition, the ADvocate Studies may be of interest to you. As you know, atopic dermatitis (AD) is a chronic, severe form of eczema that is marked

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Covid-19 and How To Avoid It

* A virus protein molecule is covered by a protective layer of lipid (fat), which, when absorbed by the cells of the ocular, nasal or buccal mucosa, changes their genetic code. (mutation) and convert them into aggressor and multiplier cells. * Since Covid-19 virus is not a living organism but a protein molecule, it is

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