Vitiligo: the mystery of vanishing skin pigment

Vitiligo: the mystery of vanishing skin pigment

Vitiligo (vit-ill-EYE-go) is a disorder that causes patches of a person’s skin to become white. This happens because cells that make the color in your skin are destroyed. Despite the fact that between 2 and 5 million people in the United States have vitiligo, most Americans who haven’t experienced it themselves or haven’t known individuals who have suffered with it, either misunderstand what it is or are completely unaware that it Read more »
By admin
March 12, 2018
Is thinning hair keeping your “crowning glory” under wraps?

Is thinning hair keeping your “crowning glory” under wraps?

It’s just not fair. Men can lose their hair and it’s sexy? Women start to lose their hair, and nobody ever says, “Wow that balding lady is really hot.” It’s the epitome of the proverbial double standard. And worse, thinning hair can take an emotional toll leading to poor self-esteem and body image issues that can negatively impact a woman’s social life and feelings of attractiveness. According to the American Academy Read more »
By admin
January 15, 2018
The Best Kept Secret to LOOKING & FEELING YOUR BEST

The Best Kept Secret to LOOKING & FEELING YOUR BEST

As the holiday season draws closer you can just feel the level of your anxiety rise. The crazy thing is, it’s the time of year when you have so much to enjoy, but too often it becomes the time you‘re most likely to feel overwhelmed, unappreciated and completely stressed out. Those feelings can take their toll, not only on your psyche, but also on your outward appearance. If you want Read more »
By admin
November 15, 2017
Simple Skin Care for Teens

Simple Skin Care for Teens

Nobody ever said being a teenager would be easy. There’s a lot going on physically, mentally and emotionally during the teen years. To compound all the other changes you are experiencing, just when you thought nothing else could go wrong, your skin takes a turn for the worse. And you are not alone. Acne is so common among teens (almost 8 in 10 have acne breakouts) that you would be Read more »
By admin
September 13, 2017
weatherSunday

October 20th 2019

jobs Jobs

Who's hiring? Find and list the most current healthcare and fitness jobs in the area. GO »

in the news Cannabidiol Drug Trial at UMMC Gets One-Year Extension
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 10:00PM

University of MS School of Pharmacy’s National Center for Natural Products Research. JACKSON, Miss. – Results from a clinical trial read more »

Collaborative Seeks to Strengthen College Tobacco-Free Policies
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 9:54PM

This August, the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation hosted the University and College Tobacco-Free Campus Collaborative. Top read more »

Newk’s Cares Kicks off 6th Year of Promoting Ovarian Cancer Awareness
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 9:49PM

JACKSON, Miss. – Newk's Cares, the ovarian cancer awareness movement founded by fast-casual restaurant Newk's Eatery, will observe Ovarian Cancer read more »

classifieds Directory

Well-Being Classifieds for buyers and sellers. Find the latest fitness equipment, classes, and accessories to purchase, or sell your own exercise gear. GO »

directory Directory

Find outstanding healthcare providers in your area from a wide range of specialties. Contact area specialists and state-of-the-art healthcare facilities.