Actinic Keratosis Diagnosed in Almost One-Third of Older Adults
TUESDAY, Aug. 16, 2022 -- Nearly three in 10 Medicare beneficiaries have at least one actinic keratosis diagnosis encounter over five years of follow-up, according to a research letter published online July 27 in JAMA Dermatology. Lucy J. Navsaria,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 16, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pregnancy Does Not Affect Survival in Women With Melanoma
TUESDAY, Aug. 16, 2022 -- Pregnancy status does not affect survival after melanoma, according to a study published online July 23 in the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. Maija Kiuru, M.D., from University of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 16, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mother, 34, is left with golf ball-sized hole in her head after having cancerous tumour removed
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT. Mary Bentley, from Dallas, Texas, was having a routine skin check-up with her dermatologist last month, when they noticed a mark on her scalp. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Review Cautions Against Influencer-Promoted Hair Growth Remedies Review Cautions Against Influencer-Promoted Hair Growth Remedies
So-called"hairfluencers" overstate claims about natural hair growth remedies, according to a recently published review.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 15, 2022 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Treatment Needs Often Unmet for Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
MONDAY, Aug. 15, 2022 -- There is unmet need for the treatment of generalized pustular psoriasis (GPP) flares, according to a study published online Aug. 10 in JAMA Dermatology. Carla L. Zema, Ph.D., from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 15, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dermatologists Skeptical of Calamine Lotion TikTok Trend Dermatologists Skeptical of Calamine Lotion TikTok Trend
The #calaminelotion tag has millions of views on TikTok, with hundreds of videos hailing the cream for its matte effect when used as a makeup primer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 15, 2022 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Deployed airbag causes bullous reaction following a motor vehicle accident - Poladian KR, Tull R, Strenge KS, Ahn CS, McMichael AJ.
Airbags can be lifesaving during a motor vehicle accident (MVA), but airbag deployment has been the cause of dermatologic injuries including irritant dermatitis, as well as thermal, friction, and chemical burns. A highly corrosive alkaline aerosol composed... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Up Your Skin Care Routine During Hot Summer Months
Title: Up Your Skin Care Routine During Hot Summer MonthsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/13/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/15/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 15, 2022 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Body Dysmorphia in Common Skin Diseases Body Dysmorphia in Common Skin Diseases
This study compared the prevalence of body dysmorphic disorder symptoms between patients with different dermatological conditions and healthy skin controls. What factors might contribute to BDD?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Biosimilar-to-Biosimilar Switches Deemed Safe, Effective Biosimilar-to-Biosimilar Switches Deemed Safe, Effective
While switches between biosimilars of the same reference biologic already occur for biosimilars with indications in different specialties, they do not meet regulators ' interchangeability standards.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 13, 2022 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Does Hidradenitis Suppurativa Worsen During Pregnancy Does Hidradenitis Suppurativa Worsen During Pregnancy
The highest prevalence of HS is among people in their 20s and 30s, so clinicians are likely to encounter female patients with HS who are either pregnant or actively thinking about getting pregnant.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 12, 2022 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Can COVID-19 Cause Hair Loss?
(MedPage Today) -- Clinicians are seeing an influx of patients who have an unsettling side effect after COVID: losing their hair. Brian Abittan, MD, the director of skin and hair rejuvenation at Mount Sinai Health System in New York, said that... (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - August 12, 2022 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What Are the Common Sources of Error in Dermatology? What Are the Common Sources of Error in Dermatology?
At a recent conference, a dermatologist reviewed ways to avoid common practice errors, as well as how physicians can respond to them.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 12, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

How to protect your skin in the heat
Dermatologist Adeline Kikam on coping with conditions that can develop in rising temperatures. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' I Shall Harm': When Patients Experience the Nocebo Effect'I Shall Harm': When Patients Experience the Nocebo Effect
Nocebo, from the Latin,"I shall harm," is the dark counterpart to the placebo, Jeffrey Benabio, MD, writes in his column.MDedge (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - August 12, 2022 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Dermatology Commentary Source Type: news