Keratosis pilaris is a very common skin problem that causes hard, reddish or whitish bumps to appear on your skin. This problem normally doesn’t involve itchiness or pain and it can appear on any part of the body, although it is more common on the arms, thighs, face and buttocks.
We have harnessed electricity, sequenced the human genome, and eradicated smallpox. But after billions of dollars in research, we haven’t found a solution for a disease that affects more than 14 million people and their families at any given time. Why is it so difficult to cure cancer?