Dermatology

Topical, systemic treatments may partly reverse persistent chemotherapy-induced alopecia

Topical, systemic treatments may partly reverse persistent chemotherapy-induced alopecia

14 hours ago   |   Healio

A novel trichoscopic description of persistent chemotherapy-induced alopecia was reported in a cohort of mostly women with breast cancer, according to a study. “Alopecia...
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Psoriasis stigma can lead to depression, mental health problems

Psoriasis stigma can lead to depression, mental health problems

1 day ago   |   Healio

Psoriasis, like many other conditions of the skin, often has a degree of stigmatization, both internal and external, that leads to increased stress, depression, anxiety and an...
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Pruritis may lead to sleep disturbance, psychological distress

Pruritis may lead to sleep disturbance, psychological distress

2 days ago   |   Healio

Dermatology patients with consistent and high levels of pruritis reported frequent sleep disturbance and psychological distress, according to a study. “Sleep disturbance...
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Isotretinoin treatment for acne does not increase risk for suicidal behavior, ideation

Isotretinoin treatment for acne does not increase risk for suicidal behavior, ideation

5 days ago   |   Healio

Individuals being treated for acne with isotretinoin were less likely to be diagnosed with suicidal behavior than those in the general population, according to a study. “The...
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European Agency Supports Marketing of Abrocitinib for AD

5 days ago   |   Medscape

The oral JAK inhibitor is under review at the FDA for the same indication. Medscape Medical News
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FDA OKs iPLEDGE Change for Gender-Neutral Language

7 days ago   |   Medscape

In recent years, dermatologists and others have advocated for the change, hoping to make the process more inclusive and less intrusive for their transgender patients. Medscape...
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FDA Issues Warning About Use of Fillers With Needle-Free Devices

12 days ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

The agency 'is aware of serious injuries and in some cases, permanent harm to the skin, lips, or eyes with the use of needle-free devices for injection of fillers,' according...
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Maintain Awareness of the Skin Signs of Cultural Practices

12 days ago   |   Medscape

It is increasingly important for dermatologists in the US to understand the cultural practices that can affect the skin and to recognize the sequelae. Medscape Medical News
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Benzene Testing Prompts Recalls of Spray Antifungals and Sunscreens

12 days ago   |   Medscape

The voluntary recall applies to several Lotrimin, Tinactin, and Coppertone spray sunscreen products. Medscape Medical News
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Immune response to SARS-CoV-2 could be responsible for ‘COVID toes'

Immune response to SARS-CoV-2 could be responsible for ‘COVID toes'

12 days ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

An immune response may be responsible for “COVID toes,” chilblain-like lesions associated with COVID-19 infection, according to a study published in the British Journal of...
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There are hidden depths to Jacques Cousteau - just not explored here

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Gene silencing medicine transforms crippling pain

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Similar risk factors observed in lean, non-lean patients with NAFLD

Similar risk factors observed in lean, non-lean patients with NAFLD

Lean and non-lean patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease were similar metabolically and had common risk factors, according to findings published in the Journal of... Read more ...