The Anti-Aging Revolution

James J. Romano, MD Aging is not a bad thing. Dr. Romano strongly subscribes to the fact that aging can be managed. As we live fuller and longer lives, we are becoming increasingly aware of this natural phenomenon. The external signs of aging are all obvious to us, from the simplest fine wrinkle lines of… Read more »

Anti-Aging Interventions

James J. Romano, MD CLOTHING AND SKIN PROTECTION FACTS A light T-shirt has a sun protection factor (SPF) of only 6 or 7, not even close to the 15 or 30 in a good sunscreen. Bleached cotton clothing offers less protection than unbleached cotton, wool, or polyester. Darker colors block more sunlight than lighter colors…. Read more »

Acne

James J. Romano, MD Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease of the sweat glands and hair follicles. It affects patients of all ages. It results from multiple factors, but the abnormal degree of keratinization or epidermal cell stickiness is one of the most important factors. This leads to a high degree of clogging of the… Read more »