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High Deductible Insurance Plans Offer Poor Value

High Deductible Insurance Plans Offer Poor Value

High Deductible Insurance Plans – The Facts Do you have a High Deductible Insurance Plan? The difference in your premium cost may not be worth it. A deductible is a previously agreed upon amount with an insurance company that a patient must pay out of pocket...
Cold Weather and Your Skin

Cold Weather and Your Skin

Cold Weather and Your Skin – How to Prepare What can you do in the winter weather to keep your skin at it’s healthiest? Do you enjoy the cold weather? The best part about living in Michigan is the chance to experience all four seasons. Cold weather,...
Vanicream Moisturizer

Vanicream Moisturizer

Vanicream Moisturizer I recommend Vanicream approximately 1,000 times a day. Why is that? Vanicream is an excellent over the counter moisturizer that happens to also be HYPOallergenic. What does Hypoallergenic mean? It means that there are few additives in the product...
Skin Care: What are the top 5 things I can do for my skin?

Skin Care: What are the top 5 things I can do for my skin?

5 Simple Skin Care Strategies for Healthier Skin What are some things I can do to improve my skin? Most people don’t have the time for a complex skin care routine. We live in an increasingly busy world with innumerable responsibilities. My patients always ask me what...
Responsible Use of Oral Antibiotics for Acne

Responsible Use of Oral Antibiotics for Acne

Should oral antibiotics be used as a treatment for acne? Oral antibiotics should be prescribed with care, and should not be considered a long term solution for conditions such as acne.  There are often better, more effective treatments such as Accutane. Oral...