Expert Dr. Whitney Bowe Shares How To Glow While On The Go
The alliance between your gut, brain, and skin is at the soul of achieving a healthy glow. Renowned dermatologist and media expert Dr. Whitney Bowe shares tips on how to glow while on the go. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 28, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brittany Chambers, Contributor Source Type: news

Featured Review: Oral H1 antihistamines as ‘add-on’ therapy to topical treatment for eczema
The findings of this Cochrane Review may challenge the prescribing of H1 antihistamines for patients with eczema.This Cochrane Review assessed theeffects of oral H1 antihistamines as'add-on'therapy to topical treatment in adults and children with eczema. Are H1 antihistamines taken as tablets or liquid, effective and safe in people of any age with diagnosed eczema, if given in addition to creams and ointments, compared to treatment with an inactive substance (placebo) or nothing added to creams and ointments?Eczema (also known as'atopic eczema/dermatitis') is a skin disorder frequently affecting both children and adults. I...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 28, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

MTX vs. Ciclosporin for Severe Atopic Eczema in Children MTX vs. Ciclosporin for Severe Atopic Eczema in Children
This study aims to compare the effectiveness, safety, cost-effectiveness and impact on patient's quality of life of methotrexate vs. ciclosporin for refractory atopic eczema in children.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

IBD Rates Low in Patients on Cosentyx
(MedPage Today) -- Analysis of data from 21 clinical trials in psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - January 25, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Best 6 ways to relieve chapped lips
Chapped lips are a common and uncomfortable problem. In this article, we look at ways to get rid of chapped lips, including home remedies and tips for prevention. We also describe the causes of chapped lips. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Treatment and prevention of spider veins
Spider veins are smaller and thinner than varicose veins and usually appear on the face or legs. They are generally painless and do not cause any health problems. However, some people may wish to treat them for cosmetic reasons. Learn more about the causes, treatment, and prevention of spider veins here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: 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 - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Jersey pharma firm gets FDA approval for generic skin cream
Teligent Inc., a New Jersey-based specialty generic pharmaceutical company, announced Thursday it has received approval for its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA approved the ANDA for a skin disorder treatment called clobetasol propionate ointment from Teligent, a South Jersey specialty generic pharmaceutical company. The cream is used to treat a variety of skin disorders including eczema and psoriasis and for contact dermatitis caused by… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Are tattoos linked with individuals' health and risky behaviors?
(Wiley) In a survey-based study published in the International Journal of Dermatology, having tattoos was not significantly related to overall health status, but individuals with tattoos were more likely to be diagnosed with a mental health issue and to report sleep problems. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 24, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

TRPV1 Antagonist Cream Shows Promise Against Eczema in Adults TRPV1 Antagonist Cream Shows Promise Against Eczema in Adults
An investigational nonsteroidal topical cream (PAC-14028, or Asivatrep) may be a safe, effective treatment for atopic dermatitis, Korean researchers suggest.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Glenmark gets USFDA nod for generic Derma-Smoothe Topical Oil
For the 12 months to September 2018, DermaSmoothe/FS Topical Oil, 0.01 per cent (scalp oil), achieved annual sales of around USD 14 million, Glenmark said, citing IQVIA sales data. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Eczema - the 95p natural oil that could get rid of dry and itchy skin at home
ECZEMA could be treated with creams, ointments and moisturisers. But how can you get rid of the dry skin condition at home? This 95p oil could relieve the itchy and sore signs of eczema - are you at risk of atopic dermatitis? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can Noxzema help with eczema?
Noxzema is an anti-acne cream designed to clear pimples. In this article, we look at whether Noxzema products can also help with eczema, and we discuss the research, risks, and alternatives. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Health Tip: Prevent Skin Problems at the Gym
-- Germs may thrive at the gym, creating a perfect breeding ground for skin infections. Bacteria, viruses and fungi thrive in warm and moist places, such as the locker room or sweaty gym equipment, the American Academy of Dermatology says. The... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 23, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Prevent Skin Problems at the Gym
Title: Health Tip: Prevent Skin Problems at the GymCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/23/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/23/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 23, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Science in the New Congress
On January 3, 2019, 111 freshmen, including 10 newly elected Senators and 101 newly elected Representatives, were sworn-in to the 116th Congress. Eleven of these freshmen members of Congress, including eight Democrats and three Republicans, have a background in science, medicine, or technology. Below is a summary of expertise that has joined the new Congress. Representative Joe Cunningham (D-SC) is a former ocean engineer, who earned his BS from Florida Atlantic University and also holds a law degree. Representative Lauren Underwood (D-IL), is a registered nurse. She holds master's degrees in nursing and public heal...
Source: Public Policy Reports - January 23, 2019 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Ehsf 2019 ehsf 2019
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EHSF 2019Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Conference Coverage Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about papular eczema
Papular eczema, which causes patches of small bumps on the skin, is a less common form of eczema. In this article, we look at the symptoms, causes, risk factors, and treatments for papular eczema. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

New Options Emerging for Painful Abscesses, Skin Scarring New Options Emerging for Painful Abscesses, Skin Scarring
Much-needed therapies for a chronic inflammatory skin condition, a once-orphan disease, will be in the spotlight at the upcoming Conference of the European Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Dermatologists Reduce Their Reliance on Antibiotics (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- However, prescriptions for cysts and dermatologic surgeries rose, and the specialty still leads in antibiotic prescribing (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 22, 2019 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Guidelines Developed for Managing Severe Atopic Dermatitis
TUESDAY, Jan. 22, 2019 -- Guidelines have been developed for the management of severe atopic dermatitis (AD); the recommendations have been published as a clinical management review in the January issue of The Journal of Allergy and Clinical... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

8 factors that affect wound healing
  While antibiotics, dressings and antibiotics do their part, several factors affecting wound healing can make the treatment process different for each patient. Some of these factors are unavoidable, while others can be controlled or evaded with conscious effort. Here are some of the important factors that can promote or inhibit wound healing: The rate of wound healing depends on several factors. 1. Type of wound The severity of a wound, along with its shape, depth, size and cause, can significantly affect the rate of healing. Wound Source noted that linear wounds often heal faster than rectangular ones do...
Source: Advanced Tissue - January 22, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound healing Source Type: news

'Dr. Lipjob' nets suspended sentence for illegally injecting botox
Rajdeep Kaur Khakh who went by the handle "Dr. Lipjob" has been given a 30-day suspended sentence by a B.C. court for illegally pretending to be a doctor and injecting unsuspecting clients with dermal fillers. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Top 12 natural remedies for eczema
Many natural remedies can relieve the dry, itchy skin that eczema causes, including aloe vera, coconut oil, special baths, and essential oils. In this article, we discuss the best natural remedies for eczema and how to use them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema Source Type: news

Automobile injury: a common familiar risk for presenting and comparing risks in dermatology - Oussedik E, Hessel AB, Feldman SR.
Highly effective treatments exist in dermatology, yet fears regarding rare potential adverse events lead to poor adherence and treatment refusal. The use of a common identifiable risk, such as the risk of automobile injury warranting a visit to the emergen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Estimating causal associations of atopic dermatitis with depression using the propensity score method: an analysis of Korea Community Health Survey data, 2010-2013 - Choi HM, Kim D, Lee W, Kim H.
OBJECTIVES: Numerous studies have reported associations between atopic dermatitis (AD) and depression, but the causal relationship between the 2 diseases has not been established. Therefore, this study used the propensity score method to investigate whethe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Topical Photodynamic Therapy for Basal Cell Carcinoma Topical Photodynamic Therapy for Basal Cell Carcinoma
How does topical photodynamic therapy compare in efficacy with other treatment options for low-risk basal cell carcinoma?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Afamelanotide in the Treatment of Dermatologic Disease Afamelanotide in the Treatment of Dermatologic Disease
Review the pharmacokinetics and potential applications for afamelanotide, an alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone analogue, which is emerging as a therapeutic option for a variety of skin conditions.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Elective care transformation handbooks
NHS England ’s elective care transformation programme has published handbooks and case studies featuring diabetes, dermatology and ophthalmology. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 21, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Customers wanting Botox and dermal fillers at Superdrug face mental health check
The NHS has demanded that Superdrug, which triggered a storm of criticism when it started offering Botox, check for conditions such as body dysmorphic disorder before giving procedures. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Melanoma Survival Varies Among U.S. States
Worse survival in states with more physicians; higher death rates in states with lower incidence (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 18, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Melanoma Survival Varies Among U.S. States
FRIDAY, Jan. 18, 2019 -- U.S. states with more physicians and a larger percentage of non-Hispanic whites have worse melanoma survival, according to a study published online Jan. 16 in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Zachary H.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

When to Treat Varicose Veins
Title: When to Treat Varicose VeinsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 17, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Dermatologists Scale Back on Antibiotic Rx
(MedPage Today) -- Though they still prescribe more than any other specialty (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - January 17, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Dermatologists' Rx for Antibiotics Dropped From 2008 to 2016
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 16, 2019 -- Dermatologists'use of antibiotics to treat inflammatory skin conditions like acne and rosacea is decreasing, according to a study published online Jan. 16 in JAMA Dermatology. John S. Barbieri, M.D., from the University... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Is Black Pepper Healthy? Here ’s What the Science Says
Like salt, black pepper sits on almost every kitchen table or countertop in America. But while whole books have been written about sodium consumption and human health, black pepper and its compounds have garnered little attention from experts. But pepper probably deserves more scrutiny. Some research has linked black pepper marinades to the elimination of heterocyclic amines, or HCAs, which are the cancer-causing chemicals that form when meat is charred or cooked at high temperatures. A group at Kansas State University found that mixing one gram of fine black pepper with 100 grams of ground beef—which works out to ab...
Source: TIME: Health - January 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Dermatologists Cut Back on Antibiotics But Still Prescribe the Most
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 16, 2019 -- U.S. dermatologists are prescribing fewer antibiotics overall but are writing more short-term orders for the drugs, a new study finds. Dermatologists prescribe more antibiotics per doctor than any other medical specialty... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 16, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Dermatologists Cut Back on Antibiotics But Still Prescribe the Most
Title: Dermatologists Cut Back on Antibiotics But Still Prescribe the MostCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/16/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/16/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 16, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Trends over time in antibiotic prescribing by dermatologists
This study looked at trends over time in oral antibiotic prescribing by dermatologists using commercial insurance claims data for almost 986,000 courses of oral antibiotics prescribed by nearly 12,000 dermatologists. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Pediatric Dermatology | Medscape Pediatric Dermatology | Medscape
Pediatric dermatology, a board-certified subspecialty, covers a wide range of conditions, with the most common being bacterial, viral, and fungal infections; atopic dermatitis; and hemangiomas. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: “Lime” Disease. Don’t Blame the Ticks.
(MedPage Today) -- A 24-year-old woman went to urgent care with several strangely shaped linear lesions on her leg that was accompanied by a burning skin sensation. She developed the lesion just a few days after starting a job as an outdoor bartender at a local beach resort, but she didn't think the lesion looked like a sunburn because it looked more hyperpigmented than her usual sunburns. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - January 15, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

American College of Physicians Releases 7th Edition of Ethics Manual
Manual focuses on patient - physician relationship in different scenarios, including telemedicine (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - January 15, 2019 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

Study Explores Influence of Genetics, Environment in Disease
Genetic component for 40 percent of phenotypes studied; 25 percent have environmental risk factors (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - January 15, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonology Source Type: news

Researchers raise bar for successful management of severe atopic dermatitis
(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) A team of investigators from the University of Colorado College of Nursing at CU Anschutz Medical Campus and National Jewish Health has identified comprehensive guidelines for managing severe atopic dermatitis (AD), the most common form of eczema. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about lichen planus and psoriasis
Lichen planus and psoriasis are unrelated skin conditions. They share some symptoms, but the causes and treatments are different. In this article, we explore the similarities and differences between these two conditions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Atopic Dermatitis | Medscape Atopic Dermatitis | Medscape
Atopic dermatitis is a chronic inflammatory skin disease with a complex etiology that encompasses immunologic responses, susceptibility genes, environmental triggers, and compromised skin-barrier function. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

January / February 2019 Long Term Care
How would you code the MDS, Section M for this resident? An Advanced Tissue newsletter written by Carolyn Brown, BS, MEd, RN, ARM, CWS, FACCWS. Download Here The post January / February 2019 Long Term Care appeared first on Advanced Tissue. (Source: Advanced Tissue)
Source: Advanced Tissue - January 14, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Newsletter Source Type: news

First-Line Immune Tx: An Option in V600K-Mutant Melanoma (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Higher mutational load in BRAF-mutant V600K genotype translates into better response to anti-PD1 immunotherapy than targeting BRAF/MEK (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - January 14, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Investigational Cream Promising for Atopic Dermatitis
MONDAY, Jan. 14, 2019 -- Topical application of a transient receptor potential vanilloid subfamily, member 1 (TRPV1) antagonist may be an effective and safe treatment for patients with mild-to-moderate atopic dermatitis (AD), according to a phase... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Exercise Caution to Protect Your Skin at the Gym
Title: Exercise Caution to Protect Your Skin at the GymCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/14/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 14, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news