Derm News Monday, June 21

Happy first day of Summer! Be sure to protect yourself from the sun.

Former NBA Shot-Blocking Star Bol Dead At 47; Had Rare Skin Disease -All Headline News

My thoughts: Manute Bol developed Steven’s Johnson Syndrome (SJS) as a result of a medication he was taking for his chronic kidney disease. SJS is a terrible, deadly side effect–one of the few dermatologic emergencies.

Avoid getting burned by sunscreen purchases -Baltimore Sun

Why Skin Cancer Is on the Rise -Updated News

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