Skin

New Gene Variants Help Explain Link Between Skin Disorder and Food Allergy Risk

New Gene Variants Help Explain Link Between Skin Disorder and Food Allergy Risk

6 hours ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

New variants in the KIF3A gene were found to help explain the link between skin disorder and food allergy risk.
Read more ...

Gene variants help explain link between skin condition and food allergies

21 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Two common variants in the KIF3A gene increase the risk of young children having a dysfunctional skin barrier and developing the skin condition atopic dermatitis.
Read more ...

New research delineates how genetic variations cause atopic dermatitis

21 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

New research supported by the National Institutes of Health delineates how two relatively common variations in a gene called KIF3A are responsible for an impaired skin barrier...
Read more ...

Scientists demonstrate how genetic variations cause eczema

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

New research delineates how two relatively common variations in a gene called KIF3A are responsible for an impaired skin barrier that allows increased water loss from the skin...
Read more ...

Bringing Our Kids Into The Black Lives Matter Movement

Bringing Our Kids Into The Black Lives Matter Movement

1 day ago   |   Scary Mommy   |   2 articles

When we make the choice to become parents, we also make the choice to try to mold these little humans into the best people they can be. This sentiment does not change, even...
Read more ...

Apple, Google drop 'Fortnite' from app stores over payments

1 day ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

“Fortnite" is free, but users can pay for in game accoutrements like weapons and skins.
Read more ...

Skin Lesion Causes Are a Challenge in COVID-19 Patients

1 day ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

Many COVID-19 treatments, in addition to the infection, may be associated with adverse skin reactions and should be considered in a differential diagnosis. Medscape Medical News
Read more ...

Research reveals how quickly pre-cancerous skin lesions can form on the DNA

1 day ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Luis Ortiz-Rodríguez grew up on the beaches of Puerto Rico-surfing, swimming and running in the hot sand-and swears he had never put on sunblock a day in his life.
Read more ...

Pembrolizumab effective, safe for recurrent, metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

2 days ago   |   Healio

Pembrolizumab induced clinically meaningful and durable responses among elderly patients with recurrent or metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma, according to study...
Read more ...

Potential Advantages of Tape Strips Over Biopsy

2 days ago   |   Medscape

The concept of using adhesive strips to remove surface skin cells for clinical study has been around for more than 20 years, but there has been recent progress. Medscape...
Read more ...


Register you to post on Health Mag

Free Registration

COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu: 5,890 More Covid Cases, 117 Deaths

COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu: 5,890 More Covid Cases, 117 Deaths

In Tamil Nadu, a total of 5,890 more persons tested positive for coronavirus, while there were 117 new deaths, the state Health Department said on Friday. Read more ...

New Online Calculator Helps Predict Stroke Risk

New Online Calculator Helps Predict Stroke Risk

Doctors can predict patients' risk for ischemic stroke based on the severity of their metabolic syndrome, a conglomeration of conditions that includes high blood pressure... Read more ...

India Crosses 24L Covid Cases

India Crosses 24L Covid Cases

India's Covid-19 count passed the 24-lakh mark on Friday with 64,553 new cases in 24 hours, while the toll climbed to 48,040 with 1,007 more fatalities, said the Health... Read more ...

Asymptomatic Corona Patients Mostly Won't Infect Close Contacts

Asymptomatic Corona Patients Mostly Won't Infect Close Contacts

New research has added to the growing body of evidence that asymptomatic patients suffering from Covid-19 are less likely to infect close contacts compared to severe cases. Read more ...

Hydroxychloroquine works in high-risk patients, and saying otherwise is...

Hydroxychloroquine works in high-risk patients, and saying otherwise is dangerous

As of Wednesday, some 165,000 people in the United States have died from COVID-19. I have made the case in the American Journal of Epidemiology and in Newsweek that people who... Read more ...

20 Things You Should Pack to Help Ensure You Stay Safe and Healthy on Campus

20 Things You Should Pack to Help Ensure You Stay Safe and Healthy on Campus

Packing for college can be an overwhelming process, and although you can purchase a majority of your dorm essentials during that first week, there are some items - yes... Read more ...

Breast cancer patients face 'cruel' postcode lottery for fertility treatment

Breast cancer patients face 'cruel' postcode lottery for fertility treatment

Chemotherapy given to young women with breast cancer can leave them infertile, meaning many choose to freeze an embryo or their eggs for future IVF . Read more ...

No Clear Timeline for COVID-19 Vaccine

No Clear Timeline for COVID-19 Vaccine

WASHINGTON - How soon will the U.S. population see a COVID-19 vaccine? The answer seems to depend on who you ask. President Trump appears to be the most optimistic person in... Read more ...

Lower COVID-19 Risk With ADT for Prostate Cancer

Lower COVID-19 Risk With ADT for Prostate Cancer

Men whose prostate cancer was treated with androgen-deprivation therapy had a significantly lower risk of COVID-19 infection, a large retrospective study of Italian patients... Read more ...

You might be protected from coronavirus if you survived it, CDC suggests

You might be protected from coronavirus if you survived it, CDC suggests

Updates to CDC guidance say that people who have recovered don't need to get tested or quarantine for three months - unless they develop symptoms again, suggesting both... Read more ...