Dermatology

Lavender: The Flower With Many Faces

22 hours ago   |   Mercola

Lavender is a perennial flowering shrub native to North Africa and the Mediterranean region, with a history dating back to more than 2,500 years ago. It has been used by...
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Here's Why You Get More Acne in the Winter - And How to Fix It

1 day ago   |   Time

Nothing much blooms in winter, but pimples may be an exception. A 2015 study of New England acne patients found the percentage of them who enjoyed a clear complexion was...
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New Melanoma Treatments Do Not Supplant Surgery as First-Line Therapy

2 days ago   |   Medscape

Although several new melanoma treatments have shown promise, none replaces surgery as the primary therapy yet, according to updated guidelines from the American Academy of...
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Kupper Receives JSID Honorary Membership, Tanioku Kihei Memorial Award

3 days ago   |   BWH

Thomas S. Kupper, MD, chair of the Department of Dermatology, has been granted honorary membership from the Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology for his significant...
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And the Dermal Filler of the Year goes to

6 days ago   |   Randali Centre

RADIESSE® from Merz Aesthetics a division of Merz North America The recipients of this year's Anti-Aging and Beauty Trophies at the Anti-Aging Medicine European Congress 2013...
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Cryotherapy May Curb Taxane-Induced Dermatologic Side Effects

7 days ago   |   Medscape

Cooling the scalp may help prevent taxane-induced alopecia, whereas frozen gloves and socks may prevent nail and cutaneous side effects of the drugs, researchers say. Reuters...
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New trial investigates whether using water softeners can reduce eczema risk in babies

8 days ago   |   News Medical   |   4 articles

A clinical trial from the St John's Institute of Dermatology, School of Basic & Medical Biosciences has been launched to investigate whether using water softeners can reduce...
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Dabrafenib-trametinib combination shows durable RFS benefit in BRAF V600-mutant melanoma

13 days ago   |   Healio

Adjuvant treatment with dabrafenib plus trametinib demonstrated a durable RFS benefit compared with placebo for patients with resected stage III BRAF V600-mutant melanoma...
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New Acne Topical Now Available in the U. S

New Acne Topical Now Available in the U. S

14 days ago   |   Surgical Aesthetics Magazine   |   2 articles

Ortho Dermatologics, the dermatology division of Bausch Health Companies, has announced the U.S. launch of ALTRENO Lotion, 0.05% for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris in...
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Cold Therapy Offers Promising Prevention Against Taxane-induced Dermatologic Events

Cold Therapy Offers Promising Prevention Against Taxane-induced Dermatologic Events

14 days ago   |   Medindia Health

Cooling therapies may offer the best protection against the adverse effects of taxane-based chemotherapy, revealed researchers.
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Novel Nanoparticle Technology Can Easily Find a Tumor's Location: Study

Novel Nanoparticle Technology Can Easily Find a Tumor's Location: Study

New nanoparticle cancer technology can easily identify the cancer cells location and delivers it to the right place in the body while easing the critical side effects of... Read more ...

Omega-3 fatty acids found to control non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Omega-3 fatty acids found to control non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

It is a little-known fact that even teetotalers can end up with liver disease. In fact, the most common form of this type of disease in the United States - non-alcoholic fatty... Read more ...

Homeopathic remedies for high blood pressure

Homeopathic remedies for high blood pressure

Hypertension is a common and critical health concern, especially for older people. An article in Homeopathic covered some of the best ways of naturally treating high blood... Read more ...

What is hyperemesis gravidarum? The extreme morning sickness that Kate...

What is hyperemesis gravidarum? The extreme morning sickness that Kate Middleton suffered from

Kate suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum with all three pregnancies and Amy Schumer said she is in hospital with the same thing Read more ...

FDA to Limit Flavored E-Cigarettes, Ban Menthol

FDA to Limit Flavored E-Cigarettes, Ban Menthol

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday that it will limit or ban access to flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars. Read more ...

Tick-Borne Diseases Set U.S. Record in 2017

Tick-Borne Diseases Set U.S. Record in 2017

The 2017 increase mirrors a rise in tick-borne diseases reported in the United States. Between 2004 and 2016, the number of cases doubled, and researchers discovered seven new... Read more ...

Women in the arts and men in construction have the highest suicide risks...

Women in the arts and men in construction have the highest suicide risks, new CDC data show

Women who work in public-facing creative fields like entertainment and the arts and men who work in construction - where they have 'access to lethal means' are at higher... Read more ...

Patients may be getting turned away from surgery until their painful disease...

Patients may be getting turned away from surgery until their painful disease becomes bad enough to operate on

Wales' only endometriosis centre is inadequately funded and is turning complex cases away because 'it cannot cope with demand' Read more ...

FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

About half of teens who smoke cigarettes choose menthols and flavored e-cigarettes have been blamed for a recent increase in teen vaping rates. Read more ...

Walking Can Help Burn Belly Fat, but Only If You Follow This Trainer's Advice

Walking Can Help Burn Belly Fat, but Only If You Follow This Trainer's Advice

If you think there's no point in exercising if you can't crush it in the gym for an hour, think again. Doing 30 minutes of aerobic activity like walking can help burn belly fat... Read more ...