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View current news clips below featuring Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC’s dermatology patients, programs and staff. Check back often for continued updates.


Study shows 80% of sunscreens don't work, have worrisome ingredients
WTA-TV (05/19/15)

Parents have choice to make when it comes to safe sunscreen for kids
WPXI-TV (05/19/15)

Skin cancer warning signs differ between children, adults, doctor says
WPXI-TV (05/15/15)

Consumer Reports Puts Sunscreens To The Test
KDKA-TV (05/14/15)

Extremely Dry Winter Skin Can Have Dangerous Consequences
KDKA-TV (02/26/15)

Dry Skin Advice for Pittsburgh Winters
Children's Blog (02/05/15)


Nickel allergy has some itching to use their iPads
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (07/14/14)

Nickel Used In Electronic Devices Could Give You A Rash
CBS Pittsburgh (07/14/14)

Report looks at potential hazards of spray-on sunscreens for kids
WPXI (07/10/14)

Doctors Seeing More Cases Of Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease
KDKA-TV (07/14)

Baby wipes causing itchy, scaly rashes in some babies
NBC News (01/13/14)


"Super lice" pops up in Pittsburgh kids: How to get rid of bugs
CBS News (10/11/13

Reported Cases Of ‘Super Lice’ On The Rise At Schools
CBS Pittsburgh (10/10/13)

What Every Parent Should Know About Their Children’s Moles
Be Glad You Have Children's blog (05/15/13)

AAP endorses guidelines for managing pediatric acne
Healio.com (05/14/16)

How Tanning Beds Can Be a Risky Habit
Be Glad You Have Children's blog (05/02/13)

FDA Issues Warning For Henna Tattoos
KDKA Pittsburgh (03/26/13)


Most aren't protecting their skin from the sun adequately
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (05/13/12)


Acne Treatment Center Changing Teens' Lives
WTAE (11/05/11)

Technology Helping to Diagnose and Treat Children
KDKA Pittsburgh (08/11/11)

Heat Wave Diary: Driver Says Hydration is the Key
Pittsburgh Tribune Review (07/21/11)

Fact or Fiction: Summer’s Outdoor Hazards
KDKA Pittsburgh (07/20/11)

Facts About Mosquitoes You May not have Known
KDKA Pittsburgh (07/13/11)

Genetics May Play Role in Risk for Skin Cancer
KDKA Pittsburgh (06/22/11)

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May 22, 2015
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May 22, 2015