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COVID and the Skin: More than Just Skin Deep

by Dr. Shahrzad Alimohammadi and Edited by Dr. Christopher M. Cirino The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic erupted in early December 2019 and spread worldwide in the ensuing months. SARS-CoV-2 causes mild to severe respiratory infections and gastrointestinal, neurological, and dermatological complications (Li et al. 2020; Singh et al. 2021). […]

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The Function of Skin: A Close-up Look at 5

As the largest organ of the body with an area of approximately 20 square feet, human skin forms a barrier between the body organs and the environment .

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Protect Yourself From Skin Cancer: Types, Risk Factors, and 4 Take-Home Tips

by Dr. Christopher M. Cirino and Dr. Shahrzad Alimohammadi

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