Laser Pointers and Skin Injuries

In the wrong hands lasers could cause injury

Salty Food Tied to Acne

Salt a significant factor in development of acne

Rash, Fever in Adults: Deadly Disease

Skin rashes accompanied by a fever could be indicative of serious or life-threatening illness in adults and warrant immediate medical attention, according to a lecture to be presented at the American Osteopathic Association's Annual Osteopathic Medical Conference and Exposition (OMED).

Choosing Wisely Recommendations for Dermatology

The American Academy of Dermatology has issued new recommendations regarding potentially unnecessary dermatologic tests and treatments as part of the Choosing Wisely campaign.

Topical Retinoid Exposure, Pregnancy Outcomes

Topical retinoid exposure is not significantly associated with an increased risk of major congenital malformations, spontaneous abortion, low birth weight, or prematurity, according to a new review.

Review: Acupuncture for Skin Disorders

In a systematic review, acupuncture was found to improve outcome measures in the treatment of dermatitis, cholasma, pruritus, urticaria, hyperhidrosis, and facial elasticity.

RA Drug May Ease Vitiligo

Researchers report that a drug for rheumatoid arthritis may be a promising treatment for vitiligo.

Insulin Resistance and Adult Acne

Could insulin resistance be a significant factor in post-adolescent acne?

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