Health Tip: Treating Calluses at Home
Title: Health Tip: Treating Calluses at HomeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/9/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/9/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - May 9, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Wearing sun cream does NOT stop the body from producing vitamin D
Three separate studies published by experts from London and Australia in the British Journal of Dermatology have concluded that use of sunscreen does not impact on vitamin D status. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis linked to raised risk of many mental health problems
Doctors should focus on and support patients ’ mental health as well as their dermatological condition Related items fromOnMedica NHS is failing patients with mental health problems Experts urge radical action on mental health crises Mental health patients report poorer hospital experiences Mental and physical healthcare should be integrated ‘No improvement’ in community mental health care (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - May 9, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
Prescription drug use increased with age, reaching 85.0 percent for those aged 60 years and older (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - May 8, 2019 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

Sensus Healthcare Awarded Brachytherapy Products Agreement with Premier
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 8, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Sensus Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRTS), a medical device company specializing in novel radiation oncology technologies and solutions, has been awarded a group purchasing agreement ... Devices, Oncology, Dermatology, Group Purchasing Sensus Healthcare, superficial radiation therapy, skin cancer (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

As Melanoma Rises, Doctors Challenge Some Early Testing As Melanoma Rises, Doctors Challenge Some Early Testing
As melanoma cases continue to rise sharply, some dermatologists question whether screening people without symptoms has resulted in overdiagnosing melanoma, bringing unnecessary anxiety and treatments.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is dermatophagia?
Dermatophagia causes a person to compulsively bite, chew, gnaw, or eat their skin. The condition most often affects the skin around the fingers. Learn more about this behavior here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Prices averaged 3.2 to 4.1 times higher in U.S.; differential varied from 1.3 to 70.1 for individual drugs (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - May 7, 2019 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

Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
67 trials ID'd that were unreported for median of nine years after completion, with 87,883 participants (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - May 7, 2019 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

As Melanoma Rises, Doctors Challenge Some Early Testing
As melanoma cases continue to rise sharply, some dermatologists question whether screening people without symptoms has resulted in overdiagnosing melanoma, bringing unnecessary anxiety and treatments. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to manage infected eczema
Red, itchy and inflamed skin is a well-known symptom of what's generally called eczema. While there are a variety of conditions described in this way, the most common type of eczema is atopic dermatitis. Occasionally, complications develop and the skin becomes infected. When this happens, there are a number of treatment options available. Consult your doctor or medical practitioner if you have any questions regarding your eczema treatment plan, but in the meantime, here are some things you'll want to know about the condition. When eczema becomes infected, there are a variety of treatments.  What causes an ec...
Source: Advanced Tissue - May 7, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound Care Wound Infection Source Type: news

Sunscreen Chemicals Enter Bloodstream at Potentially Unsafe Levels: Study
Title: Sunscreen Chemicals Enter Bloodstream at Potentially Unsafe Levels: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/6/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/7/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - May 7, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Woman diagnosed with melanoma after her dermatologist told her the mole on her face 'looked fine' 
Megan DiDio, 22, of Red Bluff, California, was diagnosed with melanoma after visiting the dermatologist to get a mole on her left cheek checked in June 2018 and had surgery to remove it. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sunscreen Enters Bloodstream After Just One Day Of Use, Study Says
This study is the FDA’s way of showing sunscreen manufacturers they need to do the studies to see if chemical absorption poses health risks.” The need to screen According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, more Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer each year than all other cancers combined. Around the world, melanoma ranks as the 19th most common cancer in both men and women, says the World Cancer Research Fund. In the United States, sunscreens were originally approved as an over-the-counter solution to sunburn. They came in two types: one using chemical combos to filter the sun, the other using minerals to bloc...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Sunscreen Source Type: news

Sunscreen Chemicals Enter Bloodstream at Potentially Unsafe Levels: & nbsp; Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 6, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Oncology, News, Source Type: news

MDS 3.0 Section M, Skin Conditions: Accurate Assessment and Coding
1.0 Contact Hour Available: This webinar recording reviews the accurate assessment and coding for the MDS 3.0 Section M, Skin Conditions used in long-term care facilities. By Carolyn Brown, BS, MEd, RN, ARM, CWS, FACCWS, and Advanced Tissue’s Clinical Consultant The post MDS 3.0 Section M, Skin Conditions: Accurate Assessment and Coding appeared first on Advanced Tissue. (Source: Advanced Tissue)
Source: Advanced Tissue - May 6, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: Alice Strange Tags: Webinar wound care Source Type: news

Melanoma Monday: Survival rates improving due to treatment advances
Today is Melanoma Monday, kicking off Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Melanoma is the deadliest type of skin cancer and is on the rise. Dr. Elizabeth Hale, dermatologist and senior vice president of the Skin Cancer Foundation, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the risks and treatments. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cryosurgery Plus Topical Interventions for Actinic Keratosis Cryosurgery Plus Topical Interventions for Actinic Keratosis
Is a combination of cryosurgery with a topical intervention superior to cryosurgery alone for treatment of actinic keratoses?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Study Adds Evidence on The Link Between Leukemia Cutis and Poor Prognosis in AML
A recent study in JAMA Dermatology evaluated overall and leukemia-specific survival in patients with AML and leukemia cutis vs AML alone. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - May 6, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: John Schieszer Source Type: news

Is This Sarcoidosis?
Discussion Sarcoidosis is rare and is even rarer in the pediatric age group. Sarcoidosis is seen in all ages with an estimated prevalence is 10-40/100,000 in the U.S. population. Pediatric sarcoidosis has an estimated incidence of 0.2/100,000 per year. For the pediatric age range it is more likely from 9-15 years of age. In adults it commonly presents between 20-39 years but bimodal distribution is also reported. Women are more likely to have sarcoidosis than men. African American females have the highest risk, and usually present slightly older, especially in the 4th decade of life. African American women are also more li...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 6, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Lakes Dermatology of Las Vegas Earns Allergan Top 250 Honor
Only the top One Percent of practices earn this distinction.(PRWeb May 06, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/lakes_dermatology_of_las_vegas_earns_allergan_top_250_honor/prweb16289290.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Hardship in material, psychological, behavioral domains more likely for those age 18 to 64 versus ≥ 65 (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - May 3, 2019 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

Cochrane's 30 under 30: Emma Axon (n ée Mead)
Cochrane is made up of  13,000 members and over 50,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in improving health and healthcare globally. We believe that by putting trusted evidence at the heart of health decisions we can achieve a world of improved health for all.  Many  of our contributors are young people working with Cochrane ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - May 3, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Tools for Improving Data Quality in Dermatology Clinical Trials,...
The quality of data in dermatology clinical trials varies due to the nature and presentation of dermatological symptoms that are assessed in clinician-reported outcomes. Data quality can be improved...(PRWeb May 03, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/tools_for_improving_data_quality_in_dermatology_clinical_trials_upcoming_webinar_hosted_by_xtalks/prweb16285842.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 3, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pseudoaneurysm following a freshwater stingray injury - Blaizot R, Desrousseaux G, Joly MP, Vie A, Lu X, Senchyna A, Oganov K, Marty C, Ciss é H, Couppié P.
We report here a rare, potentially threatening complication of a stingray stabbing. A 48-year-old man, born in Brazil and working as a fisherman along the Oyapock riv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about pimples on the arms
Pimples can occur anywhere, including on the arms. Causes include skin infections and blocked pores. Improving hygiene and cleanliness methods can help treat and prevent them. Learn more about pimples on the arms here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Health Tip: Chemical Peel
-- A chemical peel can reduce signs of aging and treat a variety of skin conditions, says the American Academy of Dermatology. Acne, discoloration, freckles and sun-damaged skin are some of the many conditions commonly treated with a peel. After... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Chemical Peel
Title: Health Tip: Chemical PeelCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/2/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/2/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - May 2, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

European Commission Approves Risankizumab for Plaque Psoriasis European Commission Approves Risankizumab for Plaque Psoriasis
In clinical studies, patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis saw significantly higher rates of skin clearance with risankizumab compared to current standards of care.International Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - May 2, 2019 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

Consumer Reports Names Top Sunscreens for 2019 Consumer Reports Names Top Sunscreens for 2019
The rankings include sections for best sprays, sticks, and lip balms, as well as those products considered safe for coral reefs.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - May 1, 2019 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

QAPI Strategies: Pressure Injury Prevention
1.0 Contact Hour Available: This webinar recording reviews the five elements of QAPI, discusses pressure ulcer prevention and identifies many unique and practical prevention interventions. By Carolyn Brown, BS, MEd, RN, ARM, CWS, FACCWS, and Advanced Tissue’s Clinical Consultant The post QAPI Strategies: Pressure Injury Prevention appeared first on Advanced Tissue. (Source: Advanced Tissue)
Source: Advanced Tissue - May 1, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: Alice Strange Tags: Webinar pressure ulcers Source Type: news

Cade oil poisoning: about a case - Lakhdar K, Berdai MA, Benlamkadem S, Labib S, Harandou M.
Throughout Morocco, cade oil is used in folk medicine for many purposes, in particular for atopic dermatosis. It is also used as a wormer. Cade oil poisoning of newborns and infants thus often has an iatrogenic origin, resulting especially from the ingesti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Cannabinoids in Inflammatory and Neoplastic Skin Diseases Cannabinoids in Inflammatory and Neoplastic Skin Diseases
The endocannabinoid system is responsible for maintaining many aspects of skin homeostasis. How might cannabinoids be of value for treatment of various inflammatory and neoplastic skin diseases?American Journal of Clinical Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

What Price Beauty for Women? Far More Than for Men
Title: What Price Beauty for Women? Far More Than for MenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/1/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/1/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - May 1, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Health Tip: Uses for Botox
Title: Health Tip: Uses for BotoxCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/1/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/1/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - May 1, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes a smell behind the ear?
Causes of a smell behind the ear include poor hygiene and infected ear piercings. Treatment depends on the cause. In this article, learn more about what makes the area behind the ears smell, as well as how to prevent this. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

HLA-C*06:02 Negativity Shouldn't Bar Ustekinumab Treatment for Psoriasis HLA-C*06:02 Negativity Shouldn't Bar Ustekinumab Treatment for Psoriasis
Although being positive for the HLA-C*06:02 genotype is associated with a better response to ustekinumab therapy in patients with plaque psoriasis, those with negative findings also do well, according to Dutch researchers.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - April 30, 2019 Category: Pathology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eczema on black skin: What to know
Eczema is a common skin condition that causes inflammation and itching. It can present differently in different skin tones. In this article, learn about the symptoms of eczema and how it might look on black skin. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Gender-Based Pricing: Study Shows Women Pay More For Facial Moisturizers Than Men
BOSTON (CBS) — When it comes to the price of facial products for men and women, not all are considered equal. A new study from Massachusetts General Hospital finds women consistently pay more for over-the-counter moisturizers than men. This has been a long-standing problem, gender-related price inequities for all kinds of hygiene products like shampoos, razors, deodorants, and lotions. So dermatologists at MGH wanted to see how big of a problem it is with facial moisturizers, which they commonly recommend to their patients. Based on a survey of 110 facial moisturizers from three top online retailers, Amazon, Target, ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Cosmetics Dr. Mallika Marshall Massachusetts General Hospital Source Type: news

Why FDA approval of a psoriasis product is good news for the Triangle
The FDA's recent approval of a treatment is good news for millions of patients, but it is also a bright sign for a global dermatology company's "beachhead" in the Triangle. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 29, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

Adverse Effects of Topical Photodynamic Therapy Adverse Effects of Topical Photodynamic Therapy
While topical photodynamic therapy is a widely used and generally well tolerated treatment, there can be adverse effects. What are the most common, and how are they best managed?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

EMA Panel Recommends Nuceiva for Glabellar Lines EMA Panel Recommends Nuceiva for Glabellar Lines
A European Medicines Agency panel recommended marketing authorization for botulinum toxin type A (Nuceiva, Evolus Pharma Ltd) to temporarily correct glabellar lines in patients younger than 65 years.International Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 29, 2019 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

Essential wound care supplies for your home first aid kit
When the cut, scrape, blister or bleeding happens, you don't want to be stuck running in a panicked frenzy to the closest drug store. Instead, be prepared for common injuries, symptoms and ailments with a well-stocked medicine cabinet and home first aid kit. Here are the essential wound care supplies you should have on hand at home: Make sure your home first aid kit is well stocked. For cuts and scrapes: The basic must-haves for these minor wounds include: Adhesive bandages in various sizes. Sterile gauze pads. Medical tape. Antibiotic ointment. The size of the wound will help you determine whether a bandage will s...
Source: Advanced Tissue - April 29, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound Care Wound care products Source Type: news

Massachusetts General study finds women pay more for over-the-counter moisturizers
(Massachusetts General Hospital) A study from dermatologists at Massachusetts General Hospital finds significant, gender-based price discrepancies in facial moisturizing products at three top online retailers - Amazon, Target, and Walmart. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dry skin around the mouth: Causes and remedies
The skin around the mouth may become dry because of allergies, skin conditions, or irritants, including certain products. Learn more about the causes and treatments of dry skin around the mouth here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

FDA OKs New Topical Treatment Duobrii for Plaque Psoriasis FDA OKs New Topical Treatment Duobrii for Plaque Psoriasis
Duobrii lotion is the first and only topical lotion that combines halobetasol propionate and tazarotene in one formulation.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 27, 2019 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Differences found in reaction symptoms and types of drugs tied to adverse reactions (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - April 26, 2019 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

NovoMatrixTM – the next generation soft-tissue augmentation material
When choosing a biomaterial, there is a strong demand in clinical practice for predictable outcomes. For over 20 years, LifeCellTM, an Allergan affiliate and leading global medical technology company,has developed innovative products for use in a wide range of applications.BioHorizons Camlog expands its soft-tissue portfolio in partnership with LifeCellTMto bringNovoMatrixTM, the next generation of soft-tissue augmentation material, into the European market. Full market release of this product will take place at the Oral Reconstruction Foundation Symposium in New York City in April 2020. What is NovoMatrixTM?NovoMatri...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 26, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

FDA Approves Duobrii (halobetasol propionate and tazarotene) Lotion 0.01%/0.045% for Plaque Psoriasis In Adults
LAVAL, Quebec, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) and its dermatology business, Ortho Dermatologics, one of the largest prescription dermatology health care businesses, announced today that the U.S. Food and... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - April 25, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is an itchy scalp linked with hair loss?
An itchy scalp links to hair loss in several different ways. In this article, we look at the causes of each of these issues, the links between them, and possible treatments and home remedies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news