Boy laying on grass
    November 4, 2002
    Warts: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

    Related concepts: HPV, Verrucae, Common warts, Genital warts, Condylomata accuminata Introduction to warts: Contrary to well-established belief, the underside of a wart is smooth and round, and the en…

    Ringworm Treatment
    July 28, 1997
    Ringworm Treatment

    Dr. Greene`s Answer: Pearl, you sound like an awesome big sister! Your little sister is really lucky to have someone like you watching out for her and helping her to learn about her own health. Taking…

    Hair Loss
    December 9, 1996
    Hair Loss

    Dr. Greene's Answer: An average human scalp contains about 100,000 hairs. Even when most of these hairs remain healthy, it is little consolation to the child with hair loss. Sergio, I expect that your…

    Treating Nail Fungus
    September 20, 1996
    Treating Nail Fungus

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Topical methods are usually ineffective, although they do work occasionally in some people. Two effective, oral medications have become the standard treatment options. Itraconazol…

    Nail Fungus
    September 20, 1996
    Nail Fungus

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Dear Lesley, Last night I had bad dreams about fungal nails. Your story reminded me of the seemingly interminable battle I have had with them. Mine began when I was in college and…