I like sunshiny days even though they may be at a premium in some parts of the region around here. It may not be the best thing for a man my age to be doing, but I mow the lawn with my shirt off. Hey, I used to be fit. That should at least count for something. I like the feel of the sun on my skin. I like that warmth that permeates right on down to my bones. The problem is the sun damage. I got a little concerned over some skin marks and telephoned a dermatologist in Manchester to have a doc have a look at them.
My wife noticed one on my back. I had her take a picture with my mobile phone so I could zoom in on it. It was a little bit of a ragged red bump like the one on my stomach area. Plus, I had a piece of skin growing outward. People call them skin tags, but I had never had anything like this when I was younger. I actually was quite a bit anxious about my doctor visit. Continue reading