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Medical News Today: What are these white spots on my face?
In this article, learn about five possible causes of white spots on the face. Why might spots appear and what treatment options are available? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Clinician Job Satisfaction Linked to Improved Burnout Scores
Reduced intention to leave practice for clinicians who report increased job satisfaction during follow - up (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 21, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Digitally Scanned Slides May Suffice for Diagnosing Some Skin Conditions Digitally Scanned Slides May Suffice for Diagnosing Some Skin Conditions
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Melanoma Staging Undergoes Evidence - Based Revision
Key changes include new N category descriptors, more stage III subgroups, new M1D designation (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 20, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

People Deemed Better Looking, Better Off After a Nose Job
Title: People Deemed Better Looking, Better Off After a Nose JobCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 20, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Global Campaign to Smoke Out Tobacco Firms from UN Body
A cigarette vendor in Manila sells a pack of 20 sticks for less than a dollar. Credit: Kara Santos/IPSBy Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Oct 19 2017 (IPS)The world’s tobacco companies – which have been widely ostracized in the UN system – may be ousted from one of their last fortified strongholds in the United Nations: the International Labour Organization (ILO). A letter signed by nearly 200 public health organizations and labour rights groups worldwide is calling on the Governing Body of the Geneva-based UN agency to expel tobacco companies from its subsidiary membership.“Tobacco companies victimize fa...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Thalif Deen Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

1 in 5 Young Women Who Tan Indoors Get Addicted
Depression and worries about appearance common in those who can't skip the tanning bed, study finds (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 19, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Gynecology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Dependence, News, Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the best essential oils for sunburn?
We look at the eight best essential oils for sunburn. Included is information on what the scientific studies say, and the side effects to be aware of. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

1 in 5 Young Women Who Tan Indoors Get Addicted
Title: 1 in 5 Young Women Who Tan Indoors Get AddictedCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 19, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Sharing Passwords Is Widespread Among Medical Staff
Almost three - fourths of survey respondents report having used a colleague's password to access EMRs (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 19, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Handheld Microscopy May Improve Margin Mapping for Lentigo Maligna Handheld Microscopy May Improve Margin Mapping for Lentigo Maligna
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - October 18, 2017 Category: Pathology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Overall Survival Up for Melanoma Brain Metastases
Median overall survival from time of diagnosis has increased from 7.5 to 22.7 months (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 18, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Men Now Comprise ~ 10 Percent of RN Workforce
About half of increase due to educational attainment, rising demand, liberalizing gender attitudes (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 18, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

How Can You Protect Your Skin In Winter? 7 Dermatologist-Approved Tips
No. 1: Exfoliating too frequently can actually make skin drier. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diagnosis of common hair loss conditions
Hair loss can severely affect patients. Dr Anton Alexandroff describes the most common types of alopecia. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - October 18, 2017 Category: Primary Care Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Management of contact dermatitis
Dr Graham Johnston gives an overview of evidence-based recommendations for the management of contact dermatitis. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - October 18, 2017 Category: Primary Care Tags: Eczema Source Type: news

Female Physicians May Be Especially at Risk of Burnout
They tend to deal with psychosocial care more than male colleagues but can take steps to reduce stress (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 17, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

Menlo Therapeutics Expands its Management Team
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 17, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Menlo Therapeutics Inc., a late stage biopharmaceutical company, is developing a neurokinin 1 (NK-1) receptor antagonist (serlopitant) for the treatment of pruritus (itch) as... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Personnel Menlo Therapeutics, serlopitant, pruritus (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 17, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cleveland clinic study: Timing of melanoma diagnosis, treatment critical to survival
(Cleveland Clinic) A new Cleveland Clinic study underscores the importance of early detection and treatment of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. The research, published online today in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, indicates that the sooner patients were treated, the better their survival, particularly for stage I melanoma. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - October 17, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Most Female Physicians Have Faced Sexist Patient Comments
Sexual harassment by patients can negatively affect physician - patient relationship, quality of care (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 17, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: College Girl ’s Scaly Skin Scare
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: An 18-year-old international college student went to the campus health clinic a few weeks after arriving from India. Before she left home, she had noticed some small brown macules that were widespread, primarily on her trunk. They were very itchy, but leaving the heat of India had helped and otherwise they weren't a problem. She hadn't had time to get to a doctor for a diagnosis while she was preparing to leave for college. Now, the lesions had developed an annular configuration and a fine scaly plaque, and the itching was bothering her once again. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: M...
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 16, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Delafloxacin an Effective Option for Acute Bacterial Skin Infections Delafloxacin an Effective Option for Acute Bacterial Skin Infections
Delafloxacin is non-inferior to vancomycin plus aztreonam for treating acute bacterial skin and skin-structure infections (ABSSSI), according to a new phase 3 trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 16, 2017 Category: Dermatology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

FDA Clears Ustekinumab (Stelara) for Plaque Psoriasis in Teens FDA Clears Ustekinumab (Stelara) for Plaque Psoriasis in Teens
For at least two thirds of patients aged 12 to 17 years who were treated with ustekinumab, cleared skin or minimal psoriasis was achieved at week 12 in a phase 3 study.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - October 16, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

Nicotinamide Appears to Reduce Skin Cancer Risk Nicotinamide Appears to Reduce Skin Cancer Risk
Recent studies have suggested that both oral and topical nicotinamide, a form of vitamin B3, may be chemopreventive against skin cancer. What are its possible mechanisms of action?Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

What Are the Health Needs of Incarcerated Youth?
Discussion In the US during 2011, ~60,000 youth were incarcerated at some time in a correctional facility. Boys are detained more than girls (86% vs 14% respectively in the US, 95% male in the United Kingdom in 2014) but girls have more health issues. There are racial and ethnic differences with 38-40% of detainees being black, 23% being Hispanic/Latino and 32% being white, and 5% other. For detained youth, 5% are for violent crimes, 22% for non-violent property crimes and the majority of the rest are for non-violent offices such as substance use. The average length of detainment is 3-4 months and unfortunately the rates o...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 16, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

New Guidelines a Boon for Skin Cancer Staging
(MedPage Today) -- AJCC-8 guide expands definition of T3 cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 15, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Derms: Oral Contraceptives as Acne Tx Warrant Caution
(MedPage Today) -- Consent laws not clear with respect to minors and oral contraceptive pills (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 14, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

In PsA, Targets Not Being Met (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Even with residual disease, few patients have treatment adjustment (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 14, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Dermal injury caused by hydrogen peroxide - Shih SY, Lai CC.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

FDA advisory committee backs Aerie ’s Rhopressa eye drug
An FDA advisory committee voted today in favor of Aerie Pharmaceuticals‘ (NSDQ:AERI) Rhopressa product candidate. The dermatologic and ophthalmic drugs advisory committee voted unanimously that clinical trials support the efficacy of Aerie’s netarsudil ophthalmic solution for reducing elevated intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Nine members of the committee voted to say that the product’s efficacy outweighs its safety risks, while one member voted against that claim. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post FDA advisor...
Source: Mass Device - October 13, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Drug-Device Combinations Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Optical/Ophthalmic Pharmaceuticals Regulatory/Compliance Wall Street Beat Aerie Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Scientists Spot Genes Behind Skin Color
Title: Scientists Spot Genes Behind Skin ColorCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/12/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/13/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 13, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Low - Cost Services a Major Player in Unnecessary Health Spending
Costs associated with low - cost, low - value health services nearly twice as high as high - cost services (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 12, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Ortho Dermatologics Announces Two-Year Findings From Pivotal Phase 3 Study Of SILIQ(TM) (brodalumab) Injection Data Demonstrating Long-Term Efficacy Profile
Data Sets Demonstrating Efficacy and Quality of Life Profile of SILIQ Presented at 2017 Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference LAVAL, Quebec, Oct. 12, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Ortho Dermatologics, a division of Valeant Pharmaceut... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology Ortho Dermatologics, Valeant Pharmaceuticals, SILIQ, brodalumab (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 12, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

America's 'Beautiful People' Are Changing
Title: America's 'Beautiful People' Are ChangingCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/11/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/12/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 12, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical License Questions Sway Doctors ’ Mental Health Help
Asking only about current mental health may encourage help - seeking behavior (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 12, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you need to know about sunburn blisters
If someone is badly sunburned, they may develop sunburn blisters. Learn more about them, their treatment options, and sun protection advice, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Oncolytic Virus Succeeds in Melanoma Trial (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Add-on to ipilimumab better than drug alone (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 10, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Start Skin Cancer Prevention Early, Health Experts Say
New proposal urges doctors to begin talking to parents when fair - skinned children are 6 months old (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 10, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, News, Source Type: news

Novel Metrics Suggested for Assessing EHR Use
Metrics aim to provide insight into the clinician experience in light of impaired practice efficiency (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 10, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How can home remedies get rid of my old scar?
Can home remedies be used to reduce or remove old scars? We look at the evidence, along with information about different types of scars and prevention. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

2016 Physician Quality Reporting System Reports Available
Physicians should review reports to know whether they are subject to 2018 PQRS payment adjustment (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 10, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

Injured Patients Want More Info on Safety Improvement Efforts
Eighteen of 30 patients and family members reported the CRP experience to be positive overall (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 10, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Eczema Phenotypes May Indicate Outcomes
(MedPage Today) -- Categorizing the development of atopic dermatitis in infants and toddlers (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - October 7, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Short - Lived Benefits for Abusive Supervisory Behavior
Positive indirect effect on work engagement via recovery level, which is short - lived (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 6, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Sientra Supports Reconstructive Breast Patients with Launch of Full Circle(TM) Grant Program and Revolutionary Portfolio of Tissue Expanders
New Program Supporting Breast Cancer and Reconstruction Research Donates a Portion of Sales from Every Breast Tissue Expander Sold SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. 6, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Sientra, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIEN), a medical ... Devices, Oncology, Product Launch Sientra, Full Circle, breast reconstruction, AlloX2, Dermaspan, tissue expander (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it nail psoriasis or fungus?
Is it nail psoriasis or fungus? Find out here as we explain the differences, exactly what it is to look out for, and how to treat the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Stronger Nocebo Effect When Inert Rx Labeled As Expensive
Neural interactions between cortex, brainstem, and spinal cord mediate this effect (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 6, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Like Your Skin, Your Hair? Thank Your Neanderthal Ancestors
Title: Like Your Skin, Your Hair? Thank Your Neanderthal AncestorsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/5/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/6/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 6, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Armpit detox: Benefits and how to do it
What is an armpit detox , what would the benefits be and is it necessary? Find out here along with the most effective methods of how to do it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Advertising LIES: Researchers discover that most moisturizers on the market are dishonest in their advertising
(Natural News) A recent study in JAMA Dermatology has revealed that some of the most popular brands of moisturizers may contain allergens and perfume despite claims of being hypoallergenic and fragrance-free. According to researchers at the Northwestern University in Chicago, moisturizing creams do not require approval from the United States Food and Drugs Administration as the federal agency... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news