Autoimmune diseases are more common among women, becoming more prevalent for reasons unknown. Some are rare and difficult to diagnose, others are commonly known, e.g., type 1 diabetes, lupus, multiplesclerosis, rheumatoidarthritis, celiacdisease to name a few.
The skin is the largest organ of the human body. Did you know that cancer of the skin is the most common of cancers and can occur year round? Don’t think that because it’s no longer summer or because it’s a cloudy day, raining or you’re snow skiing that your skin is safe from damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays.