Four Things My Grandmother Got Wrong

Four Things My Grandmother Got Wrong

FOUR THINGS MY GRANDMOTHER GOT WRONG My grandmother was a saint — hopefully yours was too. However, there are four things she told me that she got wrong, which we still hear from our patients occasionally. So, with all due respect to my grandmother:   Don’t pick...
Benefits of Picking Scabs

Benefits of Picking Scabs

BENEFITS OF PICKING SCABS Your mom was right about everything…except when she told you picking scabs was bad. Letting a scab sit slows down the healing process, and here’s why. When you’re cut the body responds to stop the bleeding and repair the skin. Proteins that...