Our team has thoroughly enjoyed the recently-released three-part documentary series by the Discovery Channel entitled "First in Human: The Trials of Building 10", which tells the story of how medical breakthroughs come about at the National Institute of Health (NIH). The NIH is the world's largest hospital dedicated to research and refers to their research center as "Building 10". The building houses brilliant researchers and doctors, and brave patients that are enrolled in clinical trials in uncharted medical territory.
Tinea versicolor is commonly found in tropical, or subtropical areas of the world in warmer, wetter climates. However, people living in other climates can still develop this skin condition, an overgrowth of yeast on the skin. We’re answering a few common questions we receive: what causes tinea versicolor and how do you treat it?