psychology

Are you allergic to your iPad?

Recent reviews in medical journals detail nickel allergies from a number of personal electronic gadgets, including laptops and cellphones. Nonetheless it was an Apple iPad that caused an itchy body rash within an 11-year-old boy recently treated at a NORTH PARK medical center, according to a written report in Monday’s Pediatrics. Nickel rashes aren’t life-threatening however they can be quite uncomfortable, and they may need treatment with steroids and antibiotics if your skin eruptions become infected, stated Dr. Sharon Jacob, a dermatologist at Rady Children’s Medical center, where the boy was treated. Continue reading