Medical News Today: Why does the keto diet cause a skin rash?

People following a ketogenic diet can sometimes develop a red, itchy rash on their upper body. In this article, we discuss the link between ketosis and rashes and explain how to treat a keto rash.
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IJERPH, Vol. 17, Pages 1534: Health Consequences for E-Waste Workers and Bystanders—A Comparative Cross-Sectional Study International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health doi: 10.3390/ijerph17051534 Authors: Fischer Seidu Yang Felten Garus Kraus Fobil Kaifie Informal e-waste recycling is associated with several health hazards. Thus far, the main focus of research in the e-waste sector has been to assess the exposure site, such as the burden of heavy metals or organic pollutants. The aim of this study was to comprehensively assess the health consequences associated with inf...
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
The D.C. biotech ’s phase 3 clinical trial of a drug candidate failed to reduce symptoms among adult patients with an itchy skin condition called atopic dermatitis.
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Source Type: news
Conclusions and implicationsSensory Sensitivity Scales (SeSS) can be used to screen sensory sensitivity variability or identify and follow up the outcome of sensory interventions in adults.
Source: Research in Developmental Disabilities - Category: Disability Source Type: research
An experimental treatment for prurigo nodularis (PN) can reduce itching by 53% over four weeks, according to a phase-2 test of subcutaneous nemolizumab. The reduction was only 20% with placebo therapy.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news
Scabies is a highly contagious, globally prevalent, parasitic skin infestation caused by Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis, also known as the itch mite. There have been outbreaks not only in the developing world, but also in the developed world among refugees and asylum seekers. Once infested with scabies mites, symptomatic patients, as well as asymptomatic carriers, quickly spread the disease through direct skin-to-skin contact. Typically, symptoms of scabies are characterized by an erythematous, papular, pruritic rash associated with burrows. Treatment of scabies involves using topical or systemic scabicides and treating se...
Source: Western Journal of Emergency Medicine - Category: Emergency Medicine Source Type: research
AbstractAtopic dermatitis (AD) in older adults (elderly AD) has recently emerged as a newly defined subgroup of AD. When selecting treatment options, clinical characteristics of elderly AD and age-specific factors of older patients must be considered. As in other age groups, regular application of moisturizers in combination with topical corticosteroids and calcineurin inhibitors, adjunctive administration of oral antihistamines/anti-allergic drugs, and avoidance of exacerbating factors comprise basic treatments for elderly AD. For moderate-to-severe cases and/or in those with a decreased ability to use topical treatments,...
Source: Drugs and Aging - Category: Geriatrics Source Type: research
ECZEMA is a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, red, itchy, cracked and rough. The condition can negatively affect one's life. What is the best treatment that can help relieve the symptoms of eczema?
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Authors: Fourzali K, Yosipovitch G Abstract Introduction: Treatment for chronic pruritus ranges from use of topical formulations to newer biologic agents. Targeting treatment to the underlying etiology is key in reducing the burden of disease while avoiding systemic or adverse effects.Areas covered: This review details the effective medical treatments used in various etiologies of chronic itch with a focus on the potential adverse effects and safety data available for each.Expert opinion: New drug developments in the areas of neural signaling and immune targeting show great promise for the future of chronic itch tr...
Source: Expert Opinion on Drug Safety - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Expert Opin Drug Saf Source Type: research
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2020 -- The mystery of " stinging water " has been solved, scientists say. Stinging water is the seawater near and around upside-down jellyfish (Cassiopea) -- and swimmers can get stinging, itchy skin while submerged in it, even...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - Category: General Medicine Source Type: news
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2020 -- The mystery of " stinging water " has been solved, scientists say. Stinging water is the seawater near and around upside-down jellyfish (Cassiopea) -- and swimmers can get stinging, itchy skin while submerged in it, even if...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - Category: General Medicine Source Type: news
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