Fewer dermatologists in solo practice compared with previous years
Results of the American Academy of Dermatology practice profile survey indicated shifts in the workforce supply of dermatologists in the U.S.The survey has been conducted for...
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Study may contribute to development of recommendations for safe pubic hair removal
Pubic hair grooming is a widespread practice and about a quarter of people who groom reported grooming-related injuries in a national survey, according to a new article...
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Cuts, burns and rashes: More pubic hair grooming means more injuries, study says
Trimming, waxing and otherwise grooming the nether regions is not only common, it comes with a not-so-trivial risk of genital injury, new research suggests. About a quarter of...
17 hours ago - National Post - 2 articles
The Surprising Dangers of Grooming Your Pubic Hair
[brightcove:4928980908001 default] This article originally appeared on Time.com. Most adults in the U.S. shave, wax or groom their pubic hair. But the practice is leading to a...
1 day ago - Health - 2 articles
Henoch-Schönlein purpura: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
What is Henoch-Schönlein purpura, who does it affect, and what are the causes? Learn about the diagnosis of Henoch-Schönlein purpura and how it is treated.
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Before removing lesion, investigate LM
A recent study found that cosmetic treatments performed on presumed benign pigmented lesions later found to be lentigo maligna is not an uncommon occurrence, underscoring the...
4 days ago - Modern Medicine
Setting goals, taking control during Psoriasis Action Month
Psoriasis, a condition that is uniquely characterized by its chronicity, inflammation and hyperproliferation, oftentimes appears in childhood. According to a study published in...
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Larry Brilliant, MD, To Open 2017 ASDS Meeting
Larry Brilliant, MD, MPH, will deliver the opening keynote address at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery on October 5 in Chicago. Dr...
6 days ago - Surgical Aesthetics Magazine
Erivedge for basal cell carcinoma not associated with increased risk of subsequent SCC
There was no increased risk for subsequent squamous cell carcinoma associated with Erivedge treatment compared with standard treatment for patients with basal cell carcinoma...
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Mongolian spots: Causes, pictures, and outlook
Mongolian spots are a type of birthmark that looks similar to a bruise. Learn about the causes and treatments, and how the condition appears on skin.
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We May One Day Be Able To Detect Cancer With A Simple Blood Test
An experimental blood test was able to predict early-stage cancer in more than half of patients with the disease.
Older Cancer Patients and Their Caregivers Differ in Assessment of Physical...
Differences in assessment of physical abilities between patients and caregivers were associated with greater caregiver burden.
Women are attracted to men who eat a lot of vegetables
Researchers at Macquarie University in Australia strengthened the link between scent and attraction and showed that a man's diet can make him smell more or less desirable to women.
Can a Blood Test Detect a Range of Cancers Earlier?
Researchers move 'a step forward,' assessing DNA fragments for colon, breast, ovarian and lung tumors Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer , Laboratory Tests
Nearly 4 Million Worldwide Die Each Year from Asthma, COPD
In poorer countries these respiratory illnesses too often go undiagnosed and untreated, report finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Asthma , COPD , International Health
Walnuts Make You Less Hungry And More Full
Walnuts activate a part of the brain known as the right insula and increase the activity, which helps in decreasing the hunger and cravings of an individual.
New, Rapid and Inexpensive Test for Zika Virus Detection
New method of Zika virus detection developed using viral proteins attached to gold nanoparticles.
Multicolor MRIs Developed Improve Disease Detection
MRI capabilities have been elevated with the new imaging method. The MRI is now available in multicolors, which aids in detecting multiple diseases at once.
Junk food increases risk of cancer in women
Women who eat junk food such as burgers or pizza are increasing their risk of cancer even if they're not overweight, new research by the University of Arizona has warned.
New Strategy That Treats Aggressive Lung Cancer Discovered
Lung cancer is fast growing and a novel therapeutic strategy to treat an aggressive subgroup of lung cancer has been discovered to treat lung cancer patients.