Latest Mario E. Lacouture Stories

2012-08-08 23:03:13

With “Dr. Lacouture´s Skin Care Guide For People Living With Cancer” patients and doctors can work to alleviate painful and debilitating cancer-related side effects. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2012 With new treatments and therapies, more people are living with cancer than ever before. But these treatments often result in unexpected side effects that affect the skin, hair, and nails, causing discomfort, pain, and distress. Most critically, these side effects may be...

2011-02-04 08:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A cancer diagnosis and subsequent treatment, which commonly includes chemotherapy or radiation, can be taxing physically and emotionally on any patient. If that is not enough, dermatologists are cautioning patients receiving cancer treatment and cancer survivors that they may experience a host of skin, hair or nail problems as a direct result of their therapy that may require additional treatment by a dermatologist. Speaking today at the 69th...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.