Men's Health News – Dr. Joshua Zeichner: "5 DIY Skin Fixes"

As it turns out, people most often visit their health care providers because of skin issues, according to a new Mayo Clinic Proceedings study.

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 – February 5, 2013  –– 

Researchers reviewed over 140,000 medical records from the Mayo Clinic between 2005 and 2009. Over the course of four years, researchers found that skin disorders, joint disorders, and back pain were the top three reasons for patients' visits to the doctor. Most skin issues, though, you can treat on your own—if you know how. Joshua Zeichner, MD, dermatologist and director of cosmetic and clinical research at Mount Sinai Hospital, shared tips on five conditions you can handle from the comfort of your own home. Learn more