Topical PDE-4 Inhibitor for Psoriasis Effective in Phase 2b Trial
Topical roflumilast brought marked improvement in signs and symptoms of chronic plaque psoriasis in a phase 2b trial. "Roflumilast cream could really be a game changer," said a...
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Risankizumab may be superior to secukinumab in psoriasis treatment
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Dupilumab, steroid combination may improve atopic dermatitis in children
A regimen of dupilumab and a corticosteroid may be beneficial for preteen children with severe atopic dermatitis, according to findings presented at the American Academy of...
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FDA Approves Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum-aaes
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Study Shows Benefits of Integrating Dermatology Into Oncology
Incorporating skin toxicity protocols at a cancer center significantly increased the rate of prophylactic treatment for rashes resulting from cancer therapies. Medscape Medical...
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Good results seen with sofpironium bromide gel in Japanese patients with hyperhidrosis
Sofpironium bromide gel reduced hyperhidrosis with few adverse events in Japanese patients, according to findings from a phase 3 study presented at the American Academy of...
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Why Obesity May Stack the Deck for COVID-19 Risk
It has become clearer that people who are obese are one of the groups at highest risk from the disease, regardless of their age
Bacteria in newborn's stool may indicate risk of obesity
The bacteria found in a baby's first stool can predict its likelihood of becoming overweight by the age of three, according to a new prospective, population‐based study...
Study Reports Raise in HIV, TB, Malaria Deaths Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
Prioritising the most critical services, like antiretroviral therapy for HIV, timely TB diagnosis and treatment, and provision of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets for...
Half of covid-positive nursing home residents had no symptoms
A Johns Hopkins University study urges universal coronavirus testing in long-term care homes after 55% of 354 patients had no symptoms at the time the tested positive for the...
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Fitness pros share the workouts and moves they would do every day if they could.
Andexxa Enters Guidelines for Bleeding on Oral Anticoagulation
Recently-approved treatments prompted an update to American College of Cardiology guidance on managing bleeding in patients on oral anticoagulation. New guidance included the...
In-app Mental Health Support By Snapchat in India
Snapchat has announced in-app support to its users in India who may be experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis.
Squirrel With Bubonic Plague Found in Colorado
Humans can be infected through flea bites, the cough of an infected animal or through direct contact with blood or tissue from an infected animal.
Link Between Childhood Maltreatment and Heart Disease in Adulthood
Women especially were more likely to have heart disease following a childhood that involved maltreatment including physical abuse, sexual abuse, or neglect, said new study.
New Anti-lupus Drug Helps Prevent Congenital Heart Disease
A new research has found that the anti-lupus drug hydroxychloroquine is a safe, and highly effective drug for preventing pregnant women at risk from having another child with...