Blogs and REsources

International Albinism Awareness Day is today!

Today is International Albinism Awareness Day! This is a cause that is near and dear to Dr. Bree’s heart! Albinism is a genetic condition that causes children… to be born without pigment in their skin, hair and eyes which leads to skin cancers and visual impairment. There is much misconception and false information about persons …

International Albinism Awareness Day is today! Read More »

Houston Vitiligo Awareness Movement

Houston Vitiligo Awareness Movement “Embrace Who You Are” is being hosted by D’Lyric Inspired. The event will be held on Saturday, April 8th from 3-6pm at Preston Theater. Dr. Bree is one of the guest speakers, and there will be many talented guest artists performing. It is going to be a great time to connect …

Houston Vitiligo Awareness Movement Read More »

February is Ectodermal Dysplasia Awareness Month

February is Ectodermal Dysplasias Awareness Month. Did you know ectodermal dysplasias affect the teeth, hair, nails, sweat glands and skin? You can learn more about these genetic conditions at www.nfed.org and take action to educate your community or donate to help find treatments and maybe even a cure. The National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias (NFED) …

February is Ectodermal Dysplasia Awareness Month Read More »

Eczema Awareness Month

  Do you know what eczema is? Many people think they do, but it can be a truly life-altering condition for many people who are affected. One study compared the health-related quality of life for children with chronic skin conditions to other chronic diseases of childhood including diabetes, epilepsy, asthma, kidney disease and cystic fibrosis. …

Eczema Awareness Month Read More »

NYSkin Pop Up Event

For all of our friends in the New York area, there is a free educational experience that is being organized by the Coalition of Skin Diseases and hosted by LEO Pharma to encourage & foster awareness of all skin types, conditions & diseases. Check out NYSkin: A Pop Up Event, October 27 through November 10, …

NYSkin Pop Up Event Read More »

Lupus Foundation Youth Educational Activity Day was great!

Dr. Bree was honored to be a speaker for the Lupus Foundation of America Texas Gulf Coast Chapter at their recent Summer Youth Educational Activity Day during their Lunch and Learn event. What a great way to connect and boost one another up as we work to raise awareness and empower one another toward being …

Lupus Foundation Youth Educational Activity Day was great! Read More »

Melanoma Monday 2016

A few reminders on Melanoma Monday: Wear sunblock and UV protect daily, check your skin for changing spots each month, see a board-certified dermatologist every year or sooner for any concerns. http://www.medicaldaily.com/melanoma-monday-skin-cancer-awareness-month-self-exam-384311

February is Ectodermal Dysplasias Awareness Month

February is Ectodermal Dysplasias Awareness Month. As a member of the National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias (NFED) Scientific Advisory Council, Dr. Bree is proud to raise awareness for this wonderful organization and the amazing families it serves! BE HEARD. INSPIRE OTHERS. BE YOURSELF.

Join our community

Do you or someone in your family have a skin disease or birthmark? Join us at an event, engage with us online, or learn about the many others ways to get involved in ACHFTS.

Make a donation

Please consider a one-time or monthly donation to help support future projects that will help even more children and teens love the skin they are in.