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Dermatology focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to skin, hair and nails. It also concentrates on maintaining the health of your skin. Your skin is your body's largest organ, which covers and protects your body. Anything that irrit

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Treating a Horsefly Bite: What to Do

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDT

Learn what horseflies are and how you can distinguish a horsefly bite from other insect bites. How can a bite be prevented or treated?

Fragranced products: Risks for people and profits?

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A University of Melbourne researcher has found that over one-third of Americans report health problems - from asthma attacks to migraine headaches - when exposed to common fragranced consumer...

Brown Recluse Spider Bite: Symptoms and Treatment

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDT

What are brown recluse spiders and what do their bites look like? Is it possible to prevent being bitten and what treatments are available? Find out here.

Milia: Types, Symptoms, and Treatment

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDT

Milia are common in newborn children but can also affect adults. What are milia, what are the symptoms to look out for, and how is it treated?

Investigational immunotherapy was safe, tolerable, and showed some activity against melanoma

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

The investigational immunotherapeutic IMC-20D7S was safe, well tolerated, and showed signs of modest clinical activity for patients with advanced melanoma, according to results from a...

Psoriasis: New pill available on the NHS for 8,000 patients suffering with severe skin condition

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Celgene has announced that adult patients in England and Wales with chronic plaque psoriasis will now have access to oral OTEZLA® (apremilast) following a positive final appraisal determination...

New study links neuropilin 2 deficiency to inflammation-induced edema and lymphedema

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Fluid accumulation and swelling (edema) may result from the malfunctioning of regulatory processes controlling vessel permeability in the body.

Can You Treat Psoriasis With Essential Oils?

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PDT

Psoriasis is a common skin condition. What is it and what causes it? Learn how essentials oils and natural remedies may be used to treat psoriasis.

Breast cancer drug shows potential in patients with skin metastases

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A study presented at the ESMO Congress reveals how the drug tucatinib led to a reduction in skin metastases for patients with breast cancer.

Indoor tanning associated with poor outdoor sun protection practices

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Adults who frequently tanned indoors - a practice associated with an increased risk for melanoma - also practiced poor outdoor sun protection practices and were not more likely to undergo skin...

Diabetes: New hope for better wound healing

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A sluggish insulin metabolism results in the slow and incomplete healing of injuries. That is why diabetics often have to contend with wounds that heal poorly.

CU researchers identify genes related to vitiligo

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

For the past decade, Richard Spritz's lab at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus has been searching for potential causes of vitiligo, an autoimmune disease that gives rise to patches...

Ipilimumab as adjuvant therapy improves overall survival in high risk stage III melanoma

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDT

Ipilimumab as adjuvant therapy significantly improves overall survival in patients with high risk stage III melanoma, according to the EORTC 18071 phase III trial results presented for the first...

Phase 3 results for Sun Pharma's investigational psoriasis medicine, tildrakizumab

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Sun Pharma has announced late-breaking data from two pivotal Phase-3 clinical trials (reSURFACE 1 and 2) achieving the primary endpoint with tildrakizumab, an investigational IL-23p19 inhibitor, in...

Plaque psoriasis: CIMZIA (certolizumab pegol) Phase 3 trial results

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

UCB and Dermira, Inc. have announced topline results from CIMPASI-2, a Phase 3, multi-center, placebo-controlled clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of CIMZIA® (certolizumab...

Psoriasis: Phase 3 guselkumab VOYAGE 1 data presented at EADV Congress

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDT

Janssen Research & Development, LLC (Janssen) has announced findings from the first of three pivotal Phase 3 studies evaluating guselkumab, a subcutaneously administered anti-interleukin (IL)-23...

Tumors' alternative energy source could become a new target for anti-melanoma therapy

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDT

Melanoma tumors switch to an alternative energy system when they develop resistance to chemotherapy, making that alternative system an attractive target for new treatments, according to researchers...

Alopecia: Hair growth restored with new drug

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Clinical trials conducted by Columbia University Medical Center find that JAK inhibitors may trigger hair regrowth in people with alopecia areata.

Hormonal Acne: Causes, Types, and Treatment

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Acne is sometimes called hormonal acne because of how the skin problem develops in response to hormonal changes. Learn about its treatment and symptoms.

Vitamin B levels during pregnancy linked to eczema risk in child

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Infants whose mothers had a higher level of a particular type of vitamin B during pregnancy have a lower risk of eczema at age 12 months, new Southampton research has shown.

Anticellulite Creams: Are They Worth Your Money?

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

The idea of being able to reduce cellulite with an over-the-counter cream is an attractive one, but do they work? Find out about them and other treatments.

Medical tattooing improves perception of scar/graft appearance, quality of life

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Medical tattooing, also known as dermatography, is routinely used by plastic surgeons for nipple reconstruction after mastectomy.

Artificial enzymes used in wide range of household products are "potent allergens"

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

But no commercially available diagnostic tests to monitor this potential new health risk.

Skin cancer a risk for nonwhite recipients of organ transplants

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A total-body skin examination should be part of posttransplant care for all organ recipients because they have a higher risk of skin cancer, including nonwhite patients, according to a study...

What do we know about adults who indoor tan in private homes?

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A small percentage of individuals who indoor tan, a pastime associated with skin cancer, do so in private homes. Why do they do it?