The Latest on Probiotics and Skin Health
by MARY-MARGARET KOBER, MD on
Mary-Margaret Kober, MD of The California Skin Institute comments on the importance of probiotics in skin health. Read her summary below, then review her Anti-Aging Effects of Probiotics JDD manuscript.
What was your greatest motivation in writing an article on the topic of probiotics?
Patients are always interested in ways to improve and protect their skin. Probiotics offer an exciting and …
Dr. Peter A. Lio, MD Talks Synergy
by PETER LIO, MD on
Peter A. Lio, MD of Medical Dermatology Associates of Chicago shares his thoughts with us on his recent JDD podcast. Read below, then listen to Combo is King: Therapeutic Synergy in Dermatology (scroll to the second row of recordings).
If I am a resident, why should I listen to this podcast?
As a resident, one quickly gets used to a steep learning curve, but it turns out that residency is on …
A Dermatologist’s Foray into Writing: Part 2
by BENJAMIN BARANKIN, MD, FRCPC, FAAD on
In Part 1 of this article, I described how I got into writing, and how it served me well throughout high-school, university, medical school, and getting a residency position in dermatology. After finishing residency, life started to really get busy. I began working as a dermatologist at a variety of clinics, bought a home and took on all the work related to maintaining it, and began trying to put …