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Atopic Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) Quiz: Test Your Skin Disorders IQ
Title: Atopic Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) Quiz: Test Your Skin Disorders IQCategory: MedicineNet QuizCreated: 3/20/2012 12:50:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2017 12:22:53 PM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 20, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Sanofi and Regeneron report positive Phase III data from atopic dermatitis trial
Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals have reported positive results from the Phase III clinical trial (CAF É ) of Dupixent (dupilumab) to treat moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (AD). (Source: Drug Development Technology)
Source: Drug Development Technology - September 18, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lilly/Incyte Pill Beats Placebo in Mid-stage Eczema Trial Lilly/Incyte Pill Beats Placebo in Mid-stage Eczema Trial
Eli Lilly and Co and Incyte Corp on Thursday said a mid-stage trial of their oral drug baricitinib showed that at the highest dose it worked better than placebo for people with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Lilly/Incyte pill beats placebo in mid-stage eczema trial
(Reuters) - Eli Lilly and Co and Incyte Corp on Thursday said a mid-stage trial of their oral drug baricitinib showed that at the highest dose it worked better than placebo for people with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

T.R.U.E. Test(R) Ready-To-Use Patch Test Receives FDA Approval For Pediatric Use
PHOENIX, Sept. 12, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- SmartPractice has received FDA approval for T.R.U.E. TEST (truetest.com) ready-to-use patch test panels for pediatric patients as young as 6 years of age. T.R.U.E. TEST is the only FDA-a... Diagnostics, Dermatology, FDA SmartPractice, T.R.U.E. TEST, allergic contact dermatitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 12, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Proteins Cause Cow ’ s Milk Protein Allergy?
Discussion Cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA) is one of the most common food allergies. It is estimated to have an incidence of 2-7.5% in infants and a prevalence of 0.5% in breastfeed infants. The prevalence decreases with age at 1% in children> or = 6 years. CMPA does not have a laboratory test and therefore is a clinical diagnosis. It is defined as a “hypersensitivity reaction brought on by specific immunologic mechanisms to cow’s milk.” Generally symptoms present within the first month of life and involve 2 of more systems with 2 or more symptoms. Systems are dermatologic (including atopic der...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 11, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Vitamin D, Dust Mites, and Atopic Dermatitis
(MedPage Today) -- Korean study suggests a connection (Source: MedPage Today Allergy)
Source: MedPage Today Allergy - August 28, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Seborrheic dermatitis: Natural treatments and remedies
Seborrheic dermatitis is a skin condition that frequently affects the scalp and upper body. Learn about causes, symptoms, and natural ways to treat it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

A Rare, Unforeseen Complication Of Facial Skin Resurfacing A Rare, Unforeseen Complication Of Facial Skin Resurfacing
Erosive pustular dermatitis (EPD), a rare condition that typically affects actinically damaged skin on the scalp, may also emerge on the face after cosmetic resurfacing, researchers have found.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 25, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

CME Outfitters Launches Two New Activities on Atopic Dermatitis
Two free CME Outfitters “Snacks” on the treatment and management of atopic dermatitis are now available to clinicians(PRWeb August 23, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/08/prweb14626378.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - August 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

In-depth Assessment Should Precede Systemic Therapy for Atopic Dermatitis: Experts In-depth Assessment Should Precede Systemic Therapy for Atopic Dermatitis: Experts
Patients with severe signs and symptoms of atopic dermatitis should receive in-depth assessment before starting systemic medication, according to a new consensus statement from the International Eczema Council.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

MatriSys commences dosing in Phase IIa trial for atopic dermatitis
MatriSys Bioscience has started dosing patients with a lotion containing Staphylococcus hominis (S. hominis) in a Phase IIa clinical trial to treat adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (AD). (Source: Drug Development Technology)
Source: Drug Development Technology - August 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Seborrheic Dermatitis
Title: Seborrheic DermatitisCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/16/2012 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/9/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 9, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eczema could be treated with a pregnancy protein
A protein called HLA-G1, which protects the fetus against maternal immune system attack in pregnancy, may help to treat atopic dermatitis, study finds. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Thermal injury caused by the explosion of a lithium-ion mobile phone battery - Corazza M, Forconi R, Musmeci D, Toni G, Borghi A.
Mobile phones are part of everyday life. They are generally considered safe for our health, but they may sometimes elicit contact dermatitis, especially due to metals. Furthermore they are under investigation for being involved in the development of defect... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 5, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Biomarkers in Contact Dermatitis Biomarkers in Contact Dermatitis
Could biomarkers help differentiate between irritant and allergic contact dermatitis?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Countering atopic dermatitis immune reactions
(Hokkaido University) A protein which protects the fetus during pregnancy, HLA-G1, shows high potential for treating atopic dermatitis and other related diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - August 3, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Glenmark Pharma releases investigational skin findings
Glenmark Pharma President and Chief Medical Officer Fred Grossman said atopic dermatitis can have a severe impact on quality of life and there is an unmet need for durable therapies (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - August 1, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Glenmark ’s Phase IIa study of atopic dermatitis drug shows improved symptoms
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals has reported positive results from the Phase IIa clinical trial of its investigational candidate GBR 830 in patients with atopic dermatitis. (Source: Drug Development Technology)
Source: Drug Development Technology - July 31, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Atopic Dermatitis in Adults Tough Nut to Crack Atopic Dermatitis in Adults Tough Nut to Crack
Only half as many adults as children are affected by atopic dermatitis, but diagnosis is more complicated, and the condition may be underreported in this population.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Eczema warning: Why you should never do this in the shower
ECZEMA - also called atopic dermatitis - affects six million people in the UK, and the condition causes the skin to become itchy, red, dry and cracked. However, popular bathroom products may be to blame. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Therapies in the Spotlight at AAD Summer Meeting New Therapies in the Spotlight at AAD Summer Meeting
Agents that target interleukin-23 for atopic dermatitis and psoriasis will be among the hot topics presented at the upcoming American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Summer Meeting.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

EU Panel Recommends Dupilumab (Dupixent) for Eczema EU Panel Recommends Dupilumab (Dupixent) for Eczema
A committee of the European Medicines Agency has recommended marketing authorization for dupilumab (Dupixent) for the treatment of moderate to severe atopic dermatitis in adults who are candidates for systemic therapy.International Approvals (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - July 21, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

Non-Topical Management of Recalcitrant Atopic Dermatitis Non-Topical Management of Recalcitrant Atopic Dermatitis
What are the best ways to manage atopic dermatitis in children -- when other treatment strategies fail?Archives of Disease in Childhood (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

Menlo Therapeutics Raises $50M
venBio leads Series C Financing of oral once-daily Anti-Pruritus Therapy in development for Pruritus of Atopic Dermatitis, Psoriasis and Prurigo Nodularis, and for Refractory Chronic Cough MENLO PARK, Calif., July 18, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketi... Biopharmaceuticals, Venture Capital Menlo Therapeutics, Serlopitant, pruritus (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - July 18, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gene mutations suggest potential treatment strategy for severe eczema
Researchers identified symptom-causing mutations in people with severe atopic dermatitis, or eczema. The findings suggest a treatment strategy, and trials are being planned. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - July 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diving into the depths of atopic dermatitis
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - July 6, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Pujanandez, L. Tags: twis Source Type: news

Psychological Risks Higher in Atopic Dermatitis Patients
However, this does not translate into increased use of health care services, suicide (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 1, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nursing, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Large Study Finds No Link Between Eczema, Cardiovascular Disease Large Study Finds No Link Between Eczema, Cardiovascular Disease
Atopic dermatitis (AD) is unlikely to be associated with cardiovascular disease, new research shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - June 27, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine News Source Type: news

German man developed severe rash from eating raw mushrooms
A German man, 50, was diagnosed with flagellate dermatitis, a toxic reaction caused by eating shiitake mushrooms raw ­or undercooked. Only 100 cases have been reported worldwide. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study Challenges Touted Link Between Eczema and Heart Disease
MONDAY, June 26, 2017 -- There's no evidence of a link between eczema and increased risk of heart disease, researchers report. The findings challenge recent studies suggesting that people with atopic dermatitis -- a common form of the skin disease... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 26, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Contact dermatitis: Triggers and treatment
The unpleasant itching of contact dermatitis may be experienced by everyone once in their lifetime, but what is it? How can it be treated? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Atopic dermatitis is associated with anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation, but not with hospitalization or suicide - Thyssen JP, Hamann CR, Linneberg A, Dantoft TM, Skov L, Gislason GH, Wu JJ, Egeberg A.
BACKGROUND: Atopic dermatitis (AD) has been linked with psychiatric disease in adults. However, the exact relationship and its consequences have been insufficiently studied. Our aim in this study was to assess the association between depression, anxiety an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 24, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Scientists identify single-gene mutations that lead to atopic dermatitis
NIH-supported research suggests potential treatment strategy. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - June 19, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Scientists identify single-gene mutations that lead to atopic dermatitis
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) Researchers have identified mutations in a gene called CARD11 that lead to atopic dermatitis, or eczema, an allergic skin disease. Scientists from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, and other institutions discovered the mutations in four unrelated families with severe atopic dermatitis and studied the resulting cell-signaling defects that contribute to allergic disease. Their findings also suggest that some of these defects potentially could be corrected by supplementation with the amino ac...
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study casts doubt about link between eczema, cardiovascular disease
(Brown University) Despite mixed evidence recently about an association between atopic dermatitis and cardiovascular disease, a new study that analyzed more than 250,000 medical records suggests there is no link. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Psoriasis May Itch as Intensely as Atopic Dermatitis Psoriasis May Itch as Intensely as Atopic Dermatitis
Itch intensity in moderate to severe plaque psoriasis can be substantial, and may be on a par with the notoriously itchy skin condition atopic dermatitis, new research suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - June 14, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Learning from Indian Healthcare / Childhood Atopic Dermatitis & Allergy Risk / Florida Hospitalist & Nocturnist Opportunities (FREE)
By the Editors Take a look at today's offering from NEJM Group:NEJM Catalyst: Expert article: Even though India is far from a model of … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - May 31, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Early-onset Atopic Dermatitis Tied to Increased Risk of Food Allergies, Asthma Early-onset Atopic Dermatitis Tied to Increased Risk of Food Allergies, Asthma
Children who develop atopic dermatitis before age two are much more likely to develop asthma and food allergy by age six, according to a new study identifying four different phenotypes of atopic dermatitis in childhood.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 24, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

How Much Peanut Butter Should He Take?
Discussion Peanut allergy is an increasing problem with ~2% prevalence in the United States. It is also the leading cause of food-related death. The LEAP trial (Learning Early about Peanut Allergy trial) was a randomized trial of early introduction of peanut foods to try to prevent peanut allergy. It found a significant decrease in peanut allergy at 60 months of age with early introduction of peanut foods to infants. This finding occurred in participants with baseline negative skin testing (13.7% in peanut avoidance group versus 1.9% in peanut consumption group) or those with measureable peanut skin testing at study entry ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 22, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Low vitamin D does not raise risk of asthma or dermatitis
According to a study inPLOS Medicine, low vitamin D levels do no raise the risk of allergic conditions, and genetic predisposition is the more important.Medical News Today (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - May 11, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Low Vitamin D levels do NOT increase asthma risk or skin condition dermatitis
VITAMIN D - also known as the sunshine vitamin - has been linked to cures and treatment for asthma and for skin conditions such as atopic dermatitis and psoriasis. However a new study has suggested the vitamin could have no impact on the health conditions. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why vitamin D might not be miracle cure - deficiency 'not linked' to these conditions
VITAMIN D - also known as the sunshine vitamin - has been linked to cures and treatment for asthma and for skin conditions such as atopic dermatitis and psoriasis. However a new study has suggested the vitamin could have no impact on the health conditions. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Low vitamin D does not raise risk of asthma or dermatitis, study shows
A new study examines whether vitamin D supplementation decreases the risk of childhood and adult-onset asthma, atopic dermatitis, or allergies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy Source Type: news

Vitamin D levels not linked to asthma or dermatitis
Vitamin D supplementation is unlikely to reduce the risk of asthma in children or adults, atopic dermatitis, or allergies according to a new study. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - May 9, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Patient Education Reduces Radiation Dermatitis Severity
Patient education can improve adherence to skin-care plans and reduce radiation dermatitis among patients undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - May 5, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bryant Furlow Tags: Breast Cancer News Conferences/ONS 2017 Source Type: news

Educating Breast Cancer Patients Reduces Radiation Dermatitis Severity
Patient education can improve adherence to skin-care plans and reduce radiation dermatitis among patients undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - May 5, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bryant Furlow Tags: Breast Cancer News Conferences/ONS 2017 Source Type: news

Steroids do not reduce itching in patients with urticaria
Study finds oral steroids provide no additional relief above treatment with antihistamines Related items fromOnMedica Evening primrose and borage oils no good for eczema Perioral dermatitis Antibiotics not effective for treating infected eczema in children Uncertainty remains over effectiveness of steroids for sore throat (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - May 4, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Myths on chemical burns in the diaper area - Shah K.
Over the past several years, a number of articles and online posts have circulated on the Internet associating use of disposable and cloth diapers with chemical burns on babies' skin. Because both mild chemical burns and diaper dermatitis (diaper rash) can... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Unraveling the mechanism of skin barrier formation
Scientists have identified the gene responsible for generating acylceramide, the key lipid in forming the skin barrier that protects us from pathogens, allergens and other harmful substances. This finding could prove crucial in developing medicines for treating atopic dermatitis and ichthyosis. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - April 14, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news