Go Ad-Free
logoThe People's Perspective on Medicine

#A-99 Itching and Other Skin Problems

What makes a mosquito bite itch? Why are some people plagued by dry, itchy skin? Are they are solutions? We will talk to two renowned dermatologists about itching, eczema, seborrheic dermatitis, dandruff and all sorts of other skin problems. Guests: Alan Fleischer, MD, Professor and Chair of Dermatology at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Lowell Goldsmith, MD, is a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine at Chapel Hill. He is the Dean Emeritus at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, and is Editor of the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, based in Chapel Hill, NC

Rate this article
5- 1 rating
About the Author
Joe Graedon is a pharmacologist who has dedicated his career to making drug information understandable to consumers. His best-selling book, The People’s Pharmacy, was published in 1976 and led to a syndicated newspaper column, syndicated public radio show and web site. In 2006, Long Island University awarded him an honorary doctorate as “one of the country's leading drug experts for the consumer.”.
Tired of the ads on our website?

Now you can browse our website completely ad-free for just $5 / month. Stay up to date on breaking health news and support our work without the distraction of advertisements.

Browse our website ad-free
Join over 150,000 Subscribers at The People's Pharmacy

We're empowering you to make wise decisions about your own health, by providing you with essential health information about both medical and alternative treatment options.