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September is PCOS Awareness Month

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a serious hormone, genetic, metabolic, and reproductive disorder that is the number 1 cause of female infertility. It can lead to lifelong complications with conditions including anxiety and depression, endometrial cancer, type 2 diabetes, obesity, liver disease, and cardiovascular disease, and it affect 1-in-10 women. According to PCOS Challenge Support …

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How Dermatologists Can Help with Cancer Treatment Side Effects

In the last several years, a variety of new cancer-fighting drugs have been developed to target specific parts of the body. Though, while they are helping cancer patients fight the battle, they also can create unwanted side effects to the skin, nails, and hair. The benefits typically outweigh the negatives, but these ailments can reduce …

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Preventing and Treating Shingles

Remember how common chicken pox was only a few decades ago? As recently as the 1990s, an average of 4 million people had the notoriously itchy, bumpy rash. Do you hear much about it now? No. Why? We can thank the Varicella vaccine for this. Fortunately, as of the late 90s, the Varicella vaccine became …

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No. 11 Lines? #NEWTOX.

You know those deep lines between your eyebrows that stand out when you frown? Those are called glabellar lines, or more characteristically, No. 11 lines. Why? That’s exactly what they look like. They are (annoyingly) one of the first signs of aging and can show up as early as your 20s. Why Do You Have …

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Why Melanoma Isn’t the Only Kind Of Skin Cancer You Need to Worry About

Our very own Dr. Marc Glashofer is featured in this important piece which ran in this month's MEN'S HEALTH. BY CASSIE SHORTSLEEVE, Men's Heath Think skin cancer, and the word “melanoma” inevitably jumps to mind. And for good reason: Since melanoma is most prone to spread to other organs in your body, it kills more …

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DR. GLASHOFER SPEAKS TO COSMO ABOUT CELLULITE(…and it ain’t pretty)

Once again, national publications seek our dermatologists' opinions.....this time it's Cosmopolitan, trying  yet again to find an easy solution to everyone's favorite topic - cellulite.                                                             …

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