Mother protecting daughter by using bug spray

How to safely avoid bug bites

Itchy red bug bites may seem like an unavoidable part of summer, but there are some ways to avoid them.

Poison Ivy Plants

Treating poison ivy and poison oak rashes in kids

If your child has been exposed to poison ivy, wash the area and apply calamine lotion or a hydrocortisone cream.

mother applying sunscreen to daughter's face

Sun safety for kids

The key to keeping your child safe during the summer is to remember to use sunblock with a high SPF, apply frequently and use a generous amount.

little girl getting rid of warts on her foot

How to get rid of warts

The days are getting warmer and, chances are, your kids walking around without shoes, which means they could be exposing their feet to warts.

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Q&A: What’s the safest, most effective way to treat acne?

Though teens may not be able to avoid breakouts, there are ways for you and your dermatologist to help them treat acne.