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New acne diagnoses linked to increased depression risk
(Reuters Health) - In the first year after being told by a doctor that they have acne, patients ’ risk for a diagnosis of major depressive disorder spikes by more than 60 percent compared to the general population, a new study shows. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Acne Can Be More Harmful Than Melanoma Acne Can Be More Harmful Than Melanoma
Inflammatory skin diseases cause more harm than skin cancers when years of disability and mortality are added together, according to the latest report from the Global Burden of Disease Study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Woman's acne turns out to be rare skin condition
EXCLUSIVE: India Kelly, 24, from Essex describes her experience with rosacea which caused her face to 'erupt' into terrible blotchy redness and small bumps, before finding a capers cream treatment (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pain of Acne More Than Skin Deep
Title: Pain of Acne More Than Skin DeepCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - February 12, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Acne Linked to Increased Risk of Major Depressive Disorder
Significantly increased risk of developing MDD in first five years after diagnosis; highest risk in first year (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 9, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Pain of Acne More Than Skin Deep
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 9, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

Pain of Acne More Than Skin Deep
FRIDAY, Feb. 9, 2018 -- Acne can be emotionally devastating at any age, and new research suggests it could even throw you into a deep depression. " Our research has shown that patients with acne have a 63 percent increased risk of developing major... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 9, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Acne can increase the risk of depression
Research shows people are more at risk during the first years after the condition appears. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - February 8, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Acne sufferers are more likely to have depression
Researchers from the University of Calgary found people aged between seven and 50 with acne are 63 percent more likely to suffer from major depression. Acne is far more common in women. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Depression Risk with Acne:'More Than Skin Deep '
(MedPage Today) -- Physicians should monitor mood symptoms in patients with acne (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 7, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Acne Can Increase the Risk for Depression
“ It appears that acne is a lot more than just skin deep, ” said one researcher. “ It can have a substantial impact on overall mental health. ” (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Acne Mental Health and Disorders Depression (Mental) Source Type: news

Acne linked with increased risk of depression
(Wiley) In an analysis of one of the largest electronic medical records databases in the world, researchers found that patients with acne had a significantly increased risk of developing major depression, but only in the first five years after being diagnosed with acne. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

A case of facial burn due to the misuse of garlic face mask for acne - Hisham A, Mohamed Sukur S, Basiron N.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Jess Bunty discusses battle with severe hormonal acne
While most young women would try to hide their acne, Jess Buntrock, from Queensland, decided to use her experience to educate others and form a YouTube channel - Jess Bunty. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Take Action Against Acne
FRIDAY, Jan. 26, 2018 -- Waiting for acne to clear up on its own can be frustrating, especially for teens who are already self-conscious about their appearance. Untreated acne can cause low self-esteem and anxiety as well as permanent facial scars.... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 26, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How to Take Action Against Acne
Title: How to Take Action Against AcneCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/26/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/26/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 26, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

2 Novan execs out as company pushes to broaden focus
As Morrisville-based Novan (Nasdaq: NOVN) continues to execute on a broadened focus, the company is also seeing a pair of C-suite executives depart.   Novan said Thursday that it’s gotten underway with a Phase 2 clinical trial for its product candidate SB206 for the treatment of a viral skin infection known as molluscum, which falls in line with its previously announced pivot from a primary focus on acne to virology and immunology. The clin ical trial announcement closely follows two filings with… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

Valeant unit headed by Raleigh-based Humphries eyes new FDA approval
Ortho Dermatologics – the newly rebranded dermatology unit of Valeant Pharmaceuticals, headed up by Raleigh-based Bill Humphries – has its sights set on U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for its ALTRENO lotion for the treatment of acne. The company said Friday that the FDA has accepted a new drug applicat ion for ALTRENO, with a PDUFA date – the deadline by which the FDA will potentially approve the drug – of Aug. 27.  Humphries serves as executive vice president and company group… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

Valeant unit headed by Raleigh-based Humphries eyes new FDA approval
Ortho Dermatologics – the newly rebranded dermatology unit of Valeant Pharmaceuticals, headed up by Raleigh-based Bill Humphries – has its sights set on U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for its ALTRENO lotion for the treatment of acne. The company said Friday that the FDA has accepted a new drug applicat ion for ALTRENO, with a PDUFA date – the deadline by which the FDA will potentially approve the drug – of Aug. 27.  Humphries serves as executive vice president and company group… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 12, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

Ortho Dermatologics Announces U.S. FDA Filing Acceptance For IDP-121 Acne Treatment In Lotion Form
LAVAL, Quebec, Jan. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ortho Dermatologics, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) ( " Valeant " ) , today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the New... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - January 12, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Dangers of a New Year's detox include hair loss and acne
Leading dermatologist Dr Daniel Glass, from The Dermatology Clinic London, discusses the negative effects crash dieting and extreme exercise can have on your skin and hair. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teledermatology Platform May Allow High-quality Acne Evaluation Teledermatology Platform May Allow High-quality Acne Evaluation
Patient-taken iPhone photos transmitted and stored in the Network Oriented Research Assistant (NORA) teledermatology program may be as useful for acne evaluations as in-person consultations, a pilot study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Guidelines for the Management of Acne Guidelines for the Management of Acne
Review the latest evidence-based, best practice guidelines for the treatment of acne, as published by a French working group.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

FDA Accepts New Drug Application for Seysara (sarecycline) for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Acne
DUBLIN and BOSTON, Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan plc, (NYSE: AGN) a leading global pharmaceutical company, and Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRTK), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - December 20, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Girl cleared her acne with health food store products
Brianna Lopez, from Los Angeles, uses ingredients such as raw honey, cinnamon and turmeric to heal her blemish-covered skin and says she saw results in just one week. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aclaris' treatment for common skin condition gets FDA OK
It's good news from the FDA for Alcaris Therapeutics and the more 83 million adults in the United States people who suffer from certain types of non-cancerous skin growths. Malvern-based Alcaris' Eskata, a topical non-invasive treatment for rasied seborrheric keratoses, or SKs, was approved by the Food and Drug Administration. You might not have heard of SKs, but Aclaris says the condition is more common than the better-known skin ailments acne, psoriasis and rosacea combined. “This achievement… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 15, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Dell Poncet Source Type: news

Bedfordshire woman ‘cured’ of acne by £12.95 cream
Stephanie Barrett, from, Bedfordshire, endured endless bouts of spots ever since she was a teenager - but nothing worked. She had tried a range of creams, ice cubes and potato skins. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teen Acne Tied to Prostate Cancer Risk? Teen Acne Tied to Prostate Cancer Risk?
Swedish researchers report an association between acne -- particularly severe acne -- in the late teen years and later prostate cancer risk, a finding that validates other research.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Teen Acne Tied to Prostate Cancer Risk Teen Acne Tied to Prostate Cancer Risk
Swedish researchers report an association between acne -- particularly severe acne -- in the late teen years and later prostate cancer risk, a finding that validates other research.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Dangers of a vegan diet
Vegans who do not get enough protein and vitamin B12, which are nutrients found in animal products, have lower energy and acne. New York dietitians weigh in on how to properly diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Four facial changes that could signal a medical condition
Dark under-eye circles, acne with excess facial hair, thinning eyebrows and blotchy cheeks could be indicative of a health problem, Dr Susan Taylor explains  on the Megyn Kelly TODAY show. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dry skin warning: 10 conditions Britons ignore - and why that could be dangerous
DRY SKIN on the face is a problem often experienced during winter. However, along with eczema, psoriasis and acne it is one of ten skin conditions men and women are risking scarring by using make-up. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ashford woman 'cures' acne with colloidal silver
Charlotte Hall, 27, from Kent, shun socialising and didn't have a boyfriend until 24. Now she's now found a cream which kills the bad skin bacteria that causes acne without harming good bacteria. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acne and eczema symptoms? SIX ways to ease skin conditions in winter weather REVEALED
ACNE and eczema are two common skin conditions whose symptoms can be exacerbated during winter. Here are six ways to ease them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical Device Design Is Critical to Bringing Healthcare into the Home
Medical technology is going consumer. Both patients and care givers hold an increasing expectation that the devices they use to manage care will operate with the same ease and usability as the digital products they use every day to manage their lives. As healthcare moves to a home setting, patients require design elements that make the technology easier to use, more intuitive, and more accessible. Medical device companies are responding by focusing during design and development on those needs that are harder to tease out. To succeed in this potential consumer market, the biggest asset to any device is good design and ...
Source: MDDI - November 17, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Scott Thielman Tags: Design Source Type: news

Cystic Acne
(Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 17, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Visually Augmented Targeted Combination Light Therapy for Acne Visually Augmented Targeted Combination Light Therapy for Acne
A novel approach to using phototherapy for inflammatory acne was successful in this patient.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Texas teen's acne Instagram pictures go viral
Michelle Hoang, 16, from Houston, Texas posted a before and after picture of her acne prone skin, which has since gone viral with over 27,000 likes thanks to it clearing up in just one month. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Whey protein powder may cause hormonal acne in women
Because whey protein is a dairy product, it contains hormones that produce oil, ultimately  causing acne. Women are more susceptible to hormonal imbalances and at a higher risk for acne. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of acne: Try these four ways to stop spots on your BACK
ACNE on your back - sometimes called ‘bacne’ - can be upsetting for sufferers. There are a number of ways you can prevent spots in this area, such as through getting on top of your laundry or by using different shower products. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novan shares up on third-party financing news
Shares of Morrisville-based Novan (Nasdaq: NOVN) were up about 5 percent Tuesday afternoon, trading around $6, following third-party financing news from the company for the continued development of its acne drug, SB204.   Novan announced Tuesday that it has reached an agreement in principle for the development of SB204 via third-party financing and third-party execution of an additional – and costly – Phase 3 trial required by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration prior to Novan filing its new… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 7, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

Best supplements for skin: Take THESE five nutrients to combat acne, eczema and psoriasis
SUPPLEMENTS can be used to help reduce symptoms of skin conditions like acne, eczema and psoriasis. Here are the five nutrients to top up on for your complexion. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Cope with Emotional Body Issues: Bloat, Belly Fat and More
“You are more than your thoughts, your body, or your feelings. You are a swirling vortex of limitless potential who is here to shake things up and create something new that the universe has never seen.” – Richard Bartlett It’s always tough to look in the mirror and dislike what you see. Whether you’re unhappy with how you look because of unsightly and uncomfortable bloat, belly fat that just won’t go away no matter how much you exercise, flabby arms, cellulite on your legs, a nose that’s too long, wide or misshapen, Rosacea, acne, breasts too small or too large or any other emotion...
Source: Psych Central - November 1, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Suzanne Kane Tags: Addictions Diet & Nutrition Eating Disorders Healthy Living Self-Esteem belly fat bloat Body Acceptance Body Dissatisfaction Body Dysmorphia dieting Source Type: news

Topical corticosteroids reduce retinoid irritation, study shows
Transient topical corticosteroids could take edge off severe irritation from topical retinoid acne treatment without decreasing efficacy. (Source: Dermatology Times)
Source: Dermatology Times - November 1, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Optimal topical retinoid use for acne
Striking the perfect balance for retinoid use isn't easy. In this article, Dr. Michael Kolodney outlines his techniques for applying and managing retinoids. (Source: Dermatology Times)
Source: Dermatology Times - November 1, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Natural acne treatment: What's most effective?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - November 1, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Particular PCOS symptoms can predict metabolic dysfunction
According to a study, published in theJournal of Cosmetic Dermatology, symptoms such as acne and hirsutism correlate with metabolic dysfunction in PCOS patients.Endocrinology Advisor (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - October 31, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

How to get rid of spots: Doing THIS could be making it worse, says Dr Renee
HOW to get rid of spots is question much pondered by all – not just teenagers. Did you know acne symptoms could be made worse by squeezing and picking spots, according to GP Dr Renee Hoenderkamp? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Picosecond-Domain Laser Decreases Acne Scarring (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Biggest impact likely for patients with darker skin types (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 28, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

The Simple Skin-Care Routine That Helped Me Get Rid Of My Hormonal Acne
If I've learned anything, it's that less really is more, and that you have to choose your ingredients very carefully. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news