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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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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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Which sunscreen is best?

I would suggest in general to pick the higher SPF products as supported by this recent publication. A recent study by Williams et al., compared Sun protection factor (SPF) 100 and 50 sunscreens. The investigators found that the subjects had more sunburns (56%) vs (7%) on the sites treated with the lower SPF sunscreens. (Williams

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The Weather & Your Skin

Fall weather combined with lower humidity cause skin to become dry and itchy. Use of topical moisturizers on a daily basis can help reduce the itchy symptoms. Moisturizing bodywash can also be helpful in restoring moisture to the skin. Hot showers tend to worsen itch so it is better to turn the temperature down. Now

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