Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Siliq (brodalumab) to treat adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis. Siliq is administered as an injection.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTCan a honey and cinnamon face mask help relieve the symptoms of acne? Learn about the possible benefits for the skin along with research into this remedy.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTTwo studies in JAMA examine hair loss among women with breast cancer who received scalp cooling before, during and after chemotherapy.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTIn this article learn what chiggers are, how to prevent being bitten, and how to treat a bite. What are the signs and symptoms of a chigger bite?
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTThe dry, cracked and itchy skin of atopic dermatitis patients is often colonized with Staphylococcus bacteria.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWhat is jock itch? How is it diagnosed, are there any risk factors, when should a doctor be consulted, and what lifestyle tips may help to prevent it?
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTThe red berries of the Brazilian peppertree - a weedy, invasive species common in Florida - contain an extract with the power to disarm dangerous antibiotic-resistant staph bacteria, scientists at...
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWhen most cells divide, they simply make more of themselves. But stem cells, which are responsible for repairing or making new tissue, have a choice: They can generate more stem cells or...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTWhat is tinea versicolor? In this article, learn about how tinea versicolor is diagnosed, what the risk factors are, and how it may be prevented.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWhat are the similarities and differences between psoriasis and eczema regarding appearance, location, itching, and age of occurrence? Learn here.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 02:00:00 PSTRecurrences of early stage (stage II) melanoma are more often detected by patients and their physicians than by routine imaging tests, according to study results published online on the Journal of...
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTHow does fibromyalgia relate to itching and is itching mentioned in the diagnosis criteria? What may cause the itching and which treatments will help?
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTNew research examines the link between calluses and cancer of the esophagus, in a condition called 'tylosis with esophageal cancer.'
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTThe unpleasant sensation sparked by the nervous system when confronted with a harmful stimulus can be alleviated by blocking a genetic marker that switches off the activity of the neurons involved.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTEvidence supporting a key role for an altered gut microbiome in the development of atopic dermatitis (AD) would suggest that the use of probiotics or prebiotics to correct microbial imbalances in...
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTWhat is emu oil, what is it used for, and does it have health benefits? How does emu oil work and are there any side effects, risks, or considerations?
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTBy 2050 the death rates from malignant melanoma will have decreased from their current levels but the numbers of people dying from the disease will have increased due to the aging of populations.
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTWhat is plaque psoriasis and what are its causes? In this article, learn about the triggers, symptoms, complications, and when to see a doctor.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTIt's scary enough making a doctor's appointment to see if a strange mole could be cancerous.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTScientists have developed a 3-D bioprinter capable of producing totally functional human skin either from cell lines or from patient-derived cells.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTMalignant melanoma is the fastest-growing type of cancer and the most fatal skin disease.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTSugar polymers on the outer cell envelope of Staphylococcus au-reus mean that the disease progresses in a particularly aggressive way - and this suggests a starting point for possible...
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTScientists from the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), CIEMAT (Center for Energy, Environmental and Technological Research), Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, in...
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTHow did sun protection compare for people who spent 3½ hours on a sunny beach with some under an umbrella and others wearing SPF 100 sunscreen?
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTSunscreens and moisturizers derived from biological sources such as cyanobacteria could represent a safer alternative to current, synthetically produced cosmetics, research published in the...