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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gehrig Harris
16 years experience in Family Medicine
Practice = perfect: Early ejaculation is a common problem that stems from the sensitive nature of the penis and genital area. There are several ways around it. Practice ... Read More

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
General physician: Any licensed physician can mange all but the most severe cases of acne. If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, adding topical C ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
I know of no studies: that suggests pork is bad for African American males. In genera, be sure that the pork is well-cooked. If you are over-weight please take appropriat ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: The skin color of afro-american varies greatly, so i would recommmend you waer sunscreen.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Dark skinned individuals need more sunlight exposure compared to light skinned ones.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Sampson
31 years experience in Anesthesiology
Varying complexion: Vitiligo is one of the most substantial causes of varying complexion in an african american. There are skin fungal infections (tinea) that can also ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Lehrer
32 years experience in Ophthalmology
Yes: Many studies have examined this. Risk factors are elevated intraocular pressure, thin corneas, suspicious appearing optic nerves and positive family h ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hunter
29 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: In the United States, people of african american decent are at greater risk for problem drinking than the general population. This risk is greatly in ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
See derm: See african american dermatologist for help with this. You might try aveeno (oatmeal) positively radiant.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: No.
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