CBS anchor returns to work after treating skin condition that left her with painful acne and rashes

CBS Miami anchor Frances Wang, 27, has returned to work after taking a month off to treat perioral dermatitis, a skin condition that occurs due to prolonged use of creams for eczema.
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(Emory Health Sciences) Extracts from the seeds of the Ginkgo biloba tree show antibacterial activity on pathogens that can cause skin infections such as acne, psoriasis, dermatitis and eczema.
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news
François Chassagne1†, Xinyi Huang1†, James T. Lyles1 and Cassandra L. Quave1,2* 1Center for the Study of Human Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, United States 2Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, United States In the search for new therapeutic solutions to address an increasing number of multidrug-resistant bacterial pathogens, secondary metabolites from plants have proven to be a rich source of antimicrobial compounds. Ginkgo biloba, a tree native to China, has been spread around the world as an ornamental tree. Its seeds have been used as snacks and medical mater...
Source: Frontiers in Microbiology - Category: Microbiology Source Type: research
Noxzema is an anti-acne cream designed to clear pimples. In this article, we look at whether Noxzema products can also help with eczema, and we discuss the research, risks, and alternatives.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news
A 37 ‐year‐old woman with a history of mild atopic dermatitis involving her antecubital flexures and sporadically her face presented with face eczema of one year duration. Due to acne and solar brown spots, she had applied a retinoic acid containing cream for one year and she had slowly developed rec alcitrant face eczema that was unsuccessfully treated with different moisturizing creams, corticosteroid creams and sunscreens. As her face eczema further worsened the patient was referred for patch testing.
Source: Contact Dermatitis - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: CONTACT POINT Source Type: research
Conclusion: This is the largest epidemiological study on BP in France to date. It allows us to draw a precise current snapshot of French indi viduals with BP.Dermatology
Source: Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
ConclusionThis study characterizes the current state of ambulatory dermatologic care in Taiwan. The results raise concerns about the misuse of very potent glucocorticoids and combined glucocorticoid/antifungal preparations in dermatologic practices.
Source: Journal of the Chinese Medical Association - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
This article looks at the research on tea tree oil and its potential use as a treatment for eczema. Learn more about its antiviral, anti-itch, and anti-inflammatory properties.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news
CONCLUSION: Despite the new emerging technologies and delivery systems, efforts are still needed in the right direction to combat this global challenge. PMID: 29807522 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Recent Patents on Anti-Infective Drug Discovery - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Recent Pat Antiinfect Drug Discov Source Type: research
Conclusions This study characterizes the current state of ambulatory dermatologic care in Taiwan. The results raise concerns about the misuse of very potent glucocorticoids and combined glucocorticoid/antifungal preparations in dermatologic practices.
Source: Journal of the Chinese Medical Association - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
Contributor : Thomas M BaderSeries Type : Expression profiling by arrayOrganism : Homo sapiensThe purpose of the present study was to establish at the molecular level, a genetic profile of the biological activity of essential sandalwood oil from Santalum album, produced under standardized conditions. The model system under investigation is based on living human skin explants. This protocol permits to compare ex vivo the effects of SO at the histological level as well as the changes of gene expression as a function of SO concentration and duration of treatment.In the present report, Sandalwood oil (S. album) was applied to ...
Source: GEO: Gene Expression Omnibus - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Tags: Expression profiling by array Homo sapiens Source Type: research
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