Understanding Excision Biopsies: A Comprehensive Guide for Healthy Skin
Navigating the journey to skin health can sometimes lead to the need for an excision biopsy, a critical tool in a dermatologist’s arsenal for diagnosing and treating skin conditions
Understanding Lichen Planus: A Comprehensive Guide
Lichen Planus is a condition that may not be as widely recognized as other dermatological issues, yet it affects a considerable number of individuals, triggering not only physical discomfort but also emotional distress.
Navigating Malignant Melanoma: A Comprehensive UK Guide for Patients
Malignant melanoma, often just called melanoma, is a form of skin cancer emerging from melanocytes, the cells behind melanin production - the pigment giving colour to our skin, hair, and eyes. Though melanoma comprises only a small fraction of skin cancer cases, it's notably responsible for most skin cancer-related deaths. This guide delves deeper, shedding light on melanoma's risk factors, symptoms, preventative measures, treatment avenues, and offering valuable UK-specific resources.
5 Changes to Your Skin You Shouldn't Ignore: Could They Be Signs of Skin Cancer?
One in five people in the UK will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. While skin cancer is the most common form of cancer, it is also one of the easiest to treat if caught early. That's why it's important to be aware of any changes to your skin, no matter how small they may seem. In this blog post, we will discuss five changes to your skin which could be signs of skin cancer. If you experience any of these symptoms, please see a doctor right away!
Why you should protect your skin from the Sun
In this blog article, Dr Amit Goyal, CEO and founder of mySkinDoc will discuss the effects of the Sun on your skin and how to prevent sun damage.