Sign - Up Season Begins on HealthCare.gov
Insurers are expanding their participation in the program (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - November 3, 2018 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

Fast 50 winner: How Epiphany Dermatology earns immense industry buy-in
Buying up practices, then refining their back offices, has become a huge business for Gheorghe Pusta and his team. "We take a lot of burdens off the plate of a dermatologist, ” Pusta said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 2, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Daniel Van Oudenaren Source Type: news

Fast 50 winner: How Epiphany Dermatology earns immense industry buy-in
Buying up practices, then refining their back offices, has become a huge business for Gheorghe Pusta and his team. "We take a lot of burdens off the plate of a dermatologist, ” Pusta said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 2, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Daniel Van Oudenaren Source Type: news

AAD Releases New Guidelines for the Tx of Cutaneous Melanoma
Guidelines recommend surgical excision as primary treatment modality, emphasize individualized care (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 1, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacy, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Routine Monitoring Unneeded for Most Patients on Oral Dermatophyte Therapy Routine Monitoring Unneeded for Most Patients on Oral Dermatophyte Therapy
Healthy adults and children treated with oral terbinafine or griseofulvin for dermatophyte infections don't need to be monitored for liver or blood abnormalities, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - November 1, 2018 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

AAD Releases New Guidelines for the Tx of Cutaneous Melanoma
THURSDAY, Nov. 1, 2018 -- New guidelines have been released for the treatment of primary cutaneous melanoma, according to a report from the American Academy of Dermatology published online Nov. 1 in the Journal of the American Academy of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The cold and flu remedies these nine experts swear by
Dr Daniel Glass, a dermatologist on London's Harley Street, says carrots and celery in chicken soup contain beta-carotene, which supports the immune system and fight off infections. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are we bound to our scores? A 74-year-old patient with an abbreviated burn severity index of 14 - Vorstandlechner V, Pauzenberger R, Happak W, Ihra G, Rath T, Muschitz G, Nickl S, Radtke C, Fochtmann-Frana A.
We report a case of a 74-year-old female patient who was involved in a car accident. The patient suffered deep dermal and full thickness burns and the probability of survival calculated with the Abbreviated Burn Severity Index (ABSI) was extremely low. The... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

October 2018 Briefing - Dermatology
Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Dermatology for October 2018. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as the FDA approvals and regulatory changes that are... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you treat an infected belly button piercing?
Initially, piercings are healing wounds, and they can be prone to infection. Belly button piercings have a higher risk because they are difficult to keep clean. Symptoms of infection include pain, redness, and discharge from the piercing. Improving hygiene and taking antibiotics can help. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat severe eczema
Treating severe eczema can be challenging, but certain intensive treatments can help reduce symptoms. Learn about what doctors can do for severe eczema in adults and children here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Lead in Hair Dyes Must Go: FDA
Title: Lead in Hair Dyes Must Go: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/30/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/31/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 31, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Cold therapy offers promising prevention against taxane-induced dermatologic events
(George Washington University) Researchers at the George Washington University found skin cooling methods may be the best preventative intervention against taxane-based chemotherapy side effects. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - October 31, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Association between atopic dermatitis, depression and suicidal ideation: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Patel KR, Immaneni S, Singam V, Rastogi S, Silverberg JI.
BACKGROUND: Atopic dermatitis (AD) is associated with psychological distress. However, previous studies found conflicting results about whether AD is associated with increased depression or suicidality. OBJECTIVES: To determine the complex relation... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Wound tech dev Clozex Medical raises $4m
Wound closure tech developer Clozex Medical raised approximately $3.8 million in a new round of equity financing, according to a recently posted SEC filing. Funds in the round came from 39 unnamed sources, with the first sale dated on October 16, according to the filing. Wellesley, Mass.-based Clovex is developing wound closure products intended to address limitations of traditional suture and stapling techniques. It’s flagship technology is Clozex Closures, which are intended for multiple uses, including plastic surgery, orthopedics, dermatology, cardiothoracic surgery, emergency medicine and urgent care, according ...
Source: Mass Device - October 30, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Wound Care clozexmedical Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause red skin?
Skin redness is often harmless, but can sometimes be a symptom of another condition. Possible causes of red skin include burns, infections, and allergic reactions. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Psoriasis Linked to Increased Risk for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
TUESDAY, Oct. 30, 2018 -- Psoriasis appears to be significantly associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a review published online Oct. 24 in JAMA Dermatology. Yun Fu, M.D., from Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taiwan, and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can aloe vera gel help treat eczema?
Aloe vera is a natural plant-based moisturizer with antibacterial properties. In this article, learn about how aloe vera gel can help treat eczema. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Not just for children: Study shows high prevalence of atopic dermatitis among US adults
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) As many as 16.5 million adults in America suffer from a skin disease known as atopic dermatitis, an inflammatory disease that results in red, itchy skin. The estimate comes from a new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, which also projected 6.6 million of these adults have disease that would be classified as moderate to severe, leading to a decrease in quality of life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eczema on the lips: Causes and treatment
Eczema on the lips, also called eczematous cheilitis, causes painful cracked skin on this part of the body. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to stop eczema itching at night
Eczema symptoms often flare up at night, which can disrupt a person ’s sleep. Regularly bathing, moisturizing, and using medication can reduce itching and inflammation and support restful nights. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Treatments for atopic dermatitis (eczema)
Atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is a common skin condition. There is currently no cure for atopic dermatitis, but treatment can significantly improve a person's symptoms. In this article, we take a look at treatment options, natural home remedies, and coping tips to help people manage the symptoms of atopic dermatitis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Tildrakizumab for Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis Tildrakizumab for Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis
Is tildrakizumab therapy a safe and effective treatment option for moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Frostbite After Cryotherapy?
Discussion Veruccae plantaris or plantar warts are caused by Human Papillomavirus which causes benign epidermal tumors that often have a cauliflower pattern on the foot that may be elevated or flush with the surrounding skin. Lesions may resemble calluses but the normal footprint pattern is disrupted. The lesions often have pinpoint hemorrhages that appear as black dots. In an immunocompetent individual, the lesions usually have spontaneous resolution within 2 years but the infection may spread to create additional lesions. The lesions may also cause pain or discomfort because of their size or location. There are numerous...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 29, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Ideal Timing of Post-Mohs Reconstruction
(MedPage Today) -- Waiting 7 days or more associated with reduced complications (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 26, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Why Private Equity is Furious Over a Paper in a Dermatology Journal
The sudden, unexplained removal of a research paper on private equity firms buying dermatology practices has raised questions about corporate influence. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: KATIE HAFNER Tags: Private Equity Academic and Scientific Journals American Academy of Dermatology Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Sailesh Konda Source Type: news

Dermatologist reveals what ingredients to avoid when choosing Halloween face paint
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission said five percent of Halloween injuries last year were due to allergic reactions and rashes. Dr Alan Levy gives some tips you can follow. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayne Pharma Acquires FDA-approved halobetasol foam, Complementing US Dermatology Portfolio
Mayne Pharma Group Limited ("Mayne Pharma") (ASX: MYX) has acquired the FDA approved halobetasol propionate foam 0.05% for an investment of up to US$32 million and an ongoing earn out payment Halobetasol foam is a highly complementary dermatol... Biopharmaceuticals, Acquisition, Dermatology Mayne Pharma, halobetasol foam, psoriasis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about freckles
Freckles are flat, brown marks that appear on a person ’s skin. Sun exposure and genetics can cause freckles. People with light-colored skin and eyes are more likely to get freckles. In this article, we look at the causes of freckles, identification, risk factors, and how people can reduce the appearance of freckles. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Health Tip: Botox Isn't Just for Wrinkles
-- Botox is made by a toxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. It's been used as a way to treat eye and nerve disorders for more than 20 years, the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology says. While people typically think of Botox... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 26, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Botox Isn't Just for Wrinkles
Title: Health Tip: Botox Isn't Just for WrinklesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/26/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/26/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 26, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Need Your Botox Working Faster? Make a Face
Title: Need Your Botox Working Faster? Make a FaceCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/25/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/26/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 26, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

LEO, Northwestern University, wearable startup partner to explore new dermatology devices
The collaboration hopes to develop battery-free wearables that could help inform personalized skin disease treatments. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 25, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Dysplastic Nevi: Monitoring and Management Dysplastic Nevi: Monitoring and Management
Is it safe to observe moderately dysplastic nevi with positive histologic margins, or is the risk for cutaneous melanoma too high?Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - October 25, 2018 Category: Pathology Tags: Dermatology Viewpoint Source Type: news

In Psoriatic Arthritis, Doubling Down on IL-17
(MedPage Today) -- Bimekizumab targets both IL-17A and F; " astonishing " results in psoriatic arthritis (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 25, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Incredible photos show before and after of medical tattoos
EXCLUSIVE: Vicky Roast was devastated when she began losing her eyebrows six years ago. But a hairstroke eyebrow tattoo, at The Dermatography Clinic, London, has made 'such a difference' to her. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does a Lyme disease rash look like?
Lyme disease rashes can change throughout the stages of the illness. Untreated Lyme disease can have serious consequences, so people should be familiar with the symptoms and types of rash. Learn to identify Lyme disease rashes here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Clearing Things Up: When to Consider ‘Accutane’ for Serious Acne
Jie Chen, RPA-C with Advanced Dermatology PC, Shares Tips on Isotretinoin Treatment.(PRWeb October 25, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/clearing_things_up_when_to_consider_accutane_for_serious_acne/prweb15864093.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Getting Rid of Cellulite Is Tough. But Here ’s What Works Best
It was of course the French—the keenest observers and arbiters of aesthetics—who first studied, named and attempted to develop treatments for cellulite. The term “cellulite” initially appeared in a French medical dictionary back in the 1870s, and the condition was described as an inflammation of cellular tissue. Fast forward 150 years, and dermatologists today know better—though they still don’t know everything. For example, they know that cellulite is not a sign of inflammation or any other type of medical concern. It’s a completely harmless and purely cosmetic condition that affe...
Source: TIME: Health - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Exercise/Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about microdermabrasion
Microdermabrasion is a cosmetic procedure, during which a dermatologist removes the top layer of skin. The aim is to create a more youthful, even complexion. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can bleach baths help treat eczema?
Bleach baths may reduce the risk of infection and inflammation in people with eczema, but experts are divided. We discuss the research, how to make a bleach bath, and safety measures. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Wrinkles
Title: WrinklesCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/5/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/23/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 23, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

FDA approves Regeneron asthma drug
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals was awarded federal approval Friday to market its Dupixent drug to treat patients with moderate to severe asthma. The drug developer, which makes bulk medications at its East Greenbush, New York, manufacturing complex, already had been marketing the medication for use in patients with eczema or atopic dermatitis. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Dupixent for eczema patients in March 2017. Then, late last week, the FDA gave Regeneron (Nasdaq: REGN) and its… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 22, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Robin K. Cooper Source Type: news

Stretch Marks
Title: Stretch MarksCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/22/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 22, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB)
Title: Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 11/13/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/22/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 22, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Non-Invasive Gene Expression Testing to Rule Out Melanoma Non-Invasive Gene Expression Testing to Rule Out Melanoma
A new gene expression test, the Pigmented Lesion Assay, can help clinicians rule out melanoma and avoid a surgical biopsy of concerning pigmented lesions.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Oral Propranolol in the Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas Oral Propranolol in the Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas
These guidelines provide consensus recommendations on the treatment of infantile hemangiomas with oral propranolol.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 10/20/18
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 10/20/18 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Katherine Zeratsky, a registered dietitian and nutritionist at Mayo Clinic, discusses juicing, lectins and other diet trends.?Also on the podcast, Dr. Fouad Chebib, a nephrologist at Mayo Clinic, explains polycystic kidney disease.?And Dr. Dawn Davis, a dermatologist at Mayo Clinic, discusses diseases of the [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 22, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

HonorHealth puts skin in the game for Phoenix dermatology residency program
HonorHealth to assume financial burden on new partnership; dermatology group plans on more expansion with more capital freed up. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Angela Gonzales Source Type: news

HonorHealth puts skin in the game for Phoenix dermatology residency program
HonorHealth to assume financial burden on new partnership; dermatology group plans on more expansion with more capital freed up. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Angela Gonzales Source Type: news