Taming hormones with food: physician resolves infertility, diabetes, & other conditions
(Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine) Nutrition researcher and New York Times bestselling author Neal Barnard, MD, demonstrates how foods affect our hormones--and our health--in his new book, Your Body in Balance. Dr. Barnard shares the science behind how common conditions--like infertility, weight gain, menopausal symptoms, breast and prostate cancers, thyroid problems, and acne--are fueled by hormones that are hidden in or influenced by the foods we eat. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 13, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Racial Differences Seen in Acne Treatment for U.S. Patients Racial Differences Seen in Acne Treatment for U.S. Patients
Black patients may be less likely than whites to receive aggressive treatment for acne, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Racial differences seen in acne treatment for U.S. patients
(Reuters Health) - Black patients may be less likely than whites to receive aggressive treatment for acne, a new study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Racial/Ethnic, Sex, Insurance Disparities ID'd in Acne Care
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 5, 2020 -- Racial/ethnic, sex, and insurance-based disparities are seen in acne care, according to a study published online Feb. 5 in JAMA Dermatology. John S. Barbieri, M.D., from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 5, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Is Vaping a Scourge on Your Skin?
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 5, 2020 -- Burns on the face, arms and hands that require skin grafts. Acne boils and ugly rashes. Black hairy tongue and other oral lesions. These are some of the ways that vaping can do serious damage to someone's skin, a new... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How to Avoid a Breakout When You Work Out
SATURDAY, Jan. 25, 2020 -- While working out might boost your health and mood, it also might cause your skin to break out. But don't kick your New Year's resolutions to the curb just yet, because dermatologists say that exercise-induced acne can be... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 25, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Woman, 22, shares candid selfies of severe acne which suddenly broke out across her entire face
Mariia Bilenka, 22, from Kiev in Ukraine, had clear skin in autumn 2019 but her skin broke out in acne when she moved to Germany and started working as an au pair away from her family. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patient-reported Outcome Measure Evaluating Acne Treatment Patient-reported Outcome Measure Evaluating Acne Treatment
The authors developed an instrument to provide the dermatology community with a patient-reported measure for acne that can be applied in clinical trials, research, and patient care.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Eczema, acne and skin-picking: 'More mental health help needed'
More importance needs to be placed on the psychological effects of skin conditions, a charity says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sol-Gel acne cream reduces marks in late-stage studies, shares soar
Sol-Gel Technologies Ltd's shares more than tripled in value on Monday after the company said its lead acne drug candidate, Twyneo, met the main goal of reducing marks in two late-stage studies. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Drug watchdog reopens Roaccutane investigations
Expert committee to reconvene following 10 suicides linked to the anti-acne drug this year Related items fromOnMedica MHRA tightens licence restrictions on valproate for women GPs need more time to treat complex needs Multidisciplinary prescribing can help reduce errors Guidance issued on prescribing responsibilities One in 20 patients exposed to preventable harm in medical care (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - December 27, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

FDA OKs First Tazarotene Lotion (Arazlo) for Acne Vulgaris FDA OKs First Tazarotene Lotion (Arazlo) for Acne Vulgaris
Arazlo is the first tazarotene acne treatment available in lotion form, and has been shown to provide strong efficacy with favorable tolerability, the company said.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - December 20, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

FDA Approves Arazlo (tazarotene) Lotion for the Topical Treatment of Acne Vulgaris
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) and its dermatology business, Ortho Dermatologics, one of the largest prescription dermatology health care businesses, today announced that the U.S. Food... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - December 19, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does masturbation cause acne?
There are many misconceptions about masturbation. One myth is that masturbation actually causes acne. Read this article to learn more about this apparent link between acne and masturbation. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Blue-Light Therapy for Acne Vulgaris Blue-Light Therapy for Acne Vulgaris
At-home treatment with blue-light therapy has been approved for treatment of acne, but is it effective?Annals of Family Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Daughters of women with PCOS face five times greater risk
Polycystic ovary syndrome is believed to affect about one in five women of reproductive ageDaughters of women with polycystic ovary syndrome, a common disorder that can cause excessive body hair, acne and fertility problems, are five times more likely than the average woman to develop the condition, a major study has found.Researchers in Sweden examined the medical histories of nearly 30,000 women and their mothers. The records from national registries showed that 3.4% of women born to mothers with PCOS were later diagnosed themselves, compared with only 0.6% of women whose mothers did not have the condition.Continue readi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 2, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Tags: Polycystic ovary syndrome Society Medical research Science Health Women Life and style UK news Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does it mean when acne is itchy?
Acne can cause pain and skin irritation, but is it normal for acne bumps to itch? Here, we discuss the causes and treatment of itchy acne. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

How Is Hidradenitis Suppurativa Treated?
Discussion Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a recurrent, chronic inflammatory disease of the hair follicles particularly in the apocrine gland-bearing areas of the axilla, inguinal, perianal, mammary and inframammary areas. Onset is usually after puberty, in the early 20s. It is more common in females than males. Prevalence is estimated to be 0.05- 4.1%. It can be associated with premature adrenarche, metabolic syndrome and obesity. The lesions are often pruritic, painful, and with malodorous purulent drainage. It often begins with comedomes and tender nodules, and can easily progress to painful abscesses with purulent f...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 25, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Platelet-Rich Plasma: Current Applications in Dermatology Platelet-Rich Plasma: Current Applications in Dermatology
Learn about the wide variety of cosmetic applications of autologous platelet-rich plasma, including hair restoration, skin rejuvenation, and treatment of acne scars.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Central Valley Woman Arrested on Federal Charges of Illegally Importing and Distributing Mercury-Laden Skin Care Creams
Orosi CA, skin care creams, mercury, advertisements, Facebook, promises, illegal products, lighten skin color, remove age spots, treat acne, Maria Estela Esparza Magallanes, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - November 21, 2019 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

European experts raise alarm on rise of Chinese medicine
Herbs to increase breast milk supply and heal the spleen. Traditional remedies which promise to cure insomnia and acne. Secret cancer treatments that have been ignored or suppressed by Western medicine. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some European doctors think Chinese medicine should come with a health warning
Herbs to increase breast milk supply and heal the spleen. Traditional remedies which promise to cure insomnia and acne. Secret cancer treatments that have been ignored or suppressed by Western medicine. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA issues warning to Dollar Tree about selling 'potentially unsafe drugs'
The US Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning letter to Dollar Tree for receiving over-the-counter drugs produced by foreign manufacturers that have been found to be adulterated, including acne treatment pads and Assured brand drugs. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about hair loss and Accutane
Accutane, a drug that helps treat severe acne, contains isotretinoin. Isotretinoin may cause side effects, including hair loss. Learn more about why Accutane may cause hair loss, and some ways to counter it, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Treating acne: What ingredients could help your skin?
The UK is spending millions on skincare products promising to improve acne - we spoke to the experts about what works and what doesn’t. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are Indications for Dermatological Light Treatment?
Discussion Spider telangiectasia or spider angiomas have a central red lesion with radiating dilatation of the distal, end vasculature that resemble arachnid appendages. They are common lesions (up to 38% in one study of children, and 60% in pregnant women), often solitary or
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 28, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Red LED lights used to treat acne could prevent scarring after surgery
A form of red LED light used to treat acne is being tested as a way to help prevent scars after surgery. Researchers say that if effective, the LED light could 'revolutionise' the way scarring is treated. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Topical Form of Minocycline for Acne
FDA Clears First Topical Form of Minocycline for Acne (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - October 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA Clears First Topical Form of Minocycline for Acne FDA Clears First Topical Form of Minocycline for Acne
Minocycline topical foam (Amzeeq) is for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of nonnodular moderate to severe acne vulgaris in adults and children aged 9 years or older.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - October 21, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

Painful cystic acne left tennis star's sister too afraid to leave the house barefaced for two years
Charlotte Bouchard, 23, originally from Montreal but now living in London, started suffering acne breakouts at the age of 20 which she believes was caused by the contraceptive coil. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Approves Amzeeq (minocycline) Topical Foam for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Acne
REHOVOT, Israel and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Oct. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: FOMX) (“Foamix” or the“Company”), a specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - October 19, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

The Role of the Skin Microbiota in Acne Pathophysiology The Role of the Skin Microbiota in Acne Pathophysiology
This review explores current evidence regarding the role of the skin microbiome in acne vulgaris. How have new technologies helped elucidate the molecular mechanisms of microbial involvement in acne?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat pregnancy acne
Hormonal changes can cause pregnancy acne. We discuss the appearance of pregnancy acne, whether acne is an early sign of pregnancy, and whether it continues after pregnancy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Acne May Be Fueled By Dairy And Sugar, Study Finds
BOSTON (CBS) — Acne affects the vast majority of teens as well as an increasing number of adults. A new study finds it could be fueled by diet and other environmental factors. Researchers in France looked at almost 7,000 people across six countries and found that people with acne were more likely to consume dairy products as well as sweets like sodas, juice, pastries, and chocolate than people without acne. People with acne were also more likely to report stress, exposure to pollution, and harsh skincare practices. Researchers caution the study does not prove that any of these things actually cause acne, but the...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

What Foods Are Most Likely to Cause Acne Breakouts?
Title: What Foods Are Most Likely to Cause Acne Breakouts?Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/11/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/14/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 14, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What Foods Are Most Likely to Cause Acne Breakouts?
FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 -- Certain eating habits, high levels of stress and exposure to pollution are among the greatest factors associated with acne, researchers say. They studied links to acne in more than 6,700 people from six countries in Europe... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 11, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA OKs Trifarotene, First New Retinoid Acne Cream in 20 Years FDA OKs Trifarotene, First New Retinoid Acne Cream in 20 Years
Trifarotene cream 0.005% (Aklief), approved for patients aged 9 years or older, is the first topical treatment specifically studied and proven to treat acne vulgaris on both the face and trunk.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 7, 2019 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

FDA OKs Trifarotene, First New Retinol Acne Cream in 20 Years FDA OKs Trifarotene, First New Retinol Acne Cream in 20 Years
Trifarotene cream 0.005% (Aklief), approved for patients aged 9 years or older, is the first topical treatment specifically studied and proven to treat acne vulgaris on both the face and trunk.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 5, 2019 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves Aklief (trifarotene) Cream, a New Topical Retinoid for the Treatment of Acne
FORT WORTH, Texas– (October 4, 2019)– Galderma, a global leader focused on meeting the world’s increasing skin health needs, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Aklief (trifarotene) Cream,... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - October 4, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How can birth control help with acne?
This article looks at how birth control pills treat acne, the different types, and their side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Drug-free sinus pain relief, acne app, patient advocacy aggregator, and more debut at Health 2.0's'Launch! '
OMNY Health, which helps hospitals monetize operational data, took home the audience choice grand prize. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to use tea tree oil for skin
Using tea tree oil for the skin has a number of benefits, including treating acne and dry skin. In this article, we look at how to use tea tree oil on the skin safely. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Awareness Month
September is   Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Awareness Month and is an excellent time to focus on the latest Cochrane evidence.Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a very common condition affecting 8% to 13% of women. Being overweight worsens all clinical features of PCOS. These clinical features include reproductive issues such as reduced frequency of ovulation and irregular menstrual cycles, reduced fertility, polycystic ovaries onultrasound and high levels of male hormones such as testosterone, which can cause unwanted facial or body hair growth and acne. PCOS is also associated with metabolic features, withrisk factors...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 3, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Acne Inversa)
Title: Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Acne Inversa)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/23/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 23, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Personal trainer who had the 'worst acne ever seen' shares her striking before and after pictures
Emily Keel, from Portsmouth, had suffered with severe acne since the age of 12 and felt doctors could be insensitive about her condition. After using isotretinoin, she feels like herself again. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

8 Ingenious ways to make CBD oil taste better
(Natural News) CBD oil is one of the most popular supplements on the market. Heralded as a cure-all for everything from acne to Parkinson’s disease, there is no shortage of people interested in taking a CBD supplement. Some evidence also indicates taking CBD oil can help with eliminating inflammation and pain, combating oxidative stress, improving... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Taking 'Miracle' solution as cure for autism or cancer is the 'same as drinking bleach,' FDA says
People should stop using the "Miracle" or "Master" mineral solution products sold online as cures for autism, cancer, HIV, hepatitis, flu, acne and a host of other illnesses and diseases, the US Food and Drug Administration warned Monday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man has 'minefield of cottage cheese-like cysts' squeezed from his back
Scott, 43, from Norfolk, has his severe cysts, blackheads and acne squeezed in tonight's episode of Quest Red's The Bad Skin Clinic. The doctor compares them to 'cottage cheese.' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Salicylic acid vs. benzoyl peroxide: What to know
Salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide are two common ingredients in acne medications. Learn about the benefits and side effects of each here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news