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Jul 13, 2024

Eczema: Causes, Symptoms and How To Treat it

Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is a chronic skin condition that affects 20% of children and 10% of adults in the UK. It is characterised as red, inflamed itchy patches of skin and can significantly affect the quality of life of many people. This blog aims to cover the causes, symptoms and ways to treat eczema.

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Dec 4, 2023
Dr Amit Goyal, Dermatology doctor

Revolutionising Skin Care: The Advantages of Online Dermatology Consultations

The landscape of healthcare is transforming with digital innovations, and at the forefront is online dermatology. Dr. Amit Goyal is the lead for mySkinDoc, a pioneering online dermatology service accessible at www.myskindoc.co.uk. This blog delves into the myriad benefits of online consultations, enhanced by real-life patient experiences.

Dr Amit Goyal, Dermatology doctor
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Nov 7, 2023
Dr Amit Goyal

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

Dr Amit Goyal
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Nov 4, 2023
Dr Amit Goyal

Lichen Planus: Exploring Theories, Causes, Management, and Treatment

Lichen Planus is a complex dermatological condition that not only presents a challenge in terms of management and treatment but also in understanding its underlying causes. This article delves into the current theories behind Lichen Planus, along with discussing its management and treatment strategies.

Dr Amit Goyal
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Oct 18, 2023
Dr Amit Goyal, Founder of mySkinDoc

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.

Dr Amit Goyal, Founder of mySkinDoc
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Mar 20, 2022
Dr Amit Goyal

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!

Dr Amit Goyal
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Nov 14, 2021
Dr Amit Goyal

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.

Dr Amit Goyal