Skin Cancer

Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is a disease in which cancer cells are found in the tissues under the skin or mucous membrane, producing characteristic, flat or raised purple lesions. KS consists of nodular, infiltrating, and lymphatic lesions. KS usually occurs as a disease that accompanies AIDS. This cancer commonly affects the skin or mucous membranes lining the mouth, nose and...
Skin marks like moles, freckles and birthmarks are generally caused by melanocytes and blood vessels within the skin. Melanocytes are cells located in the outer layer of the skin - the epidermis. These cells are responsible for producing melanin -- a dark substance to shield the skin from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun.Almost everyone would have moles...
Whether we want to admit or even think about it, air pollution is a real problem, one that continues to affect our environment and our lives each and every day. Although people who live in rural areas can easily forget that such a problem exists (as they do not see smog and factories on a daily basis) or remember...
I can still remember that my grandmother used to apply turmeric whenever we had cuts or wounds in our childhood. She insisted that no medicine is as effective as turmeric. It is used for generations as an anti-bacterial agent. Not only for medicine, turmeric is an inseparable part of Indian cuisine and an Indian kitchen never falls short of...
Acai berry has taken the world by storm. This small fruit, grown in the Amazon rainforest area, is the key to treating many ailments. It is considered the most nourishing fruit by many people. It has wonderful effects on body, skin and mind. Today we are going to give you some of the benefits of this wonder fruit. After...
Today I want to share with you some of the biggest benefits to a milk thistle supplement and a few dangers.If you think about it the original prescription drugs were herbs. During the Roman Empire in 50 AD there was evidence it was used with snake bites. 100 years later it was documented to help with the liver, spleen,...
Dog symptoms dry nose does not necessarily indicate a dog that is sick. My dog's nose goes from moist to dry all the time. By examining their behavior you should be able to tell they are not feeling well. They will act depressed or lethargic. If they are vomiting or have diarrhea then it's pretty obvious they aren't feeling...
Men who suffer from psoriasis often have to deal with the uncomfortable itching, flaking and red skin patches that come with this chronic condition. It is an uncomfortable and, at times, embarrassing problem, and as if itching, flaking arms weren't bad enough, some men even develop patches of red, itchy penis skin.When it comes to the delicate skin of...