Barriers to prevent disability due to leprosy in children are breachable
The new World Health Organization Leprosy Strategy 2016-2020 has as a goal the earlier detection of childhood leprosy in order to prevent disabling nerve damage. In this volume...
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Guidelines on Psoriasis Comorbidity Screening in Kids Issued
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Study results finding that most people incorrectly applied free sunscreen when it was provided at a state fair was among the top read articles of the past week on...
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Melanocyte-keratinocyte transplantation offers long-term repigmentation for vitiligo, leukodermas
Patients with vitiligo and other leukodermas experienced long-term repigmentation up to 72 months after treatment with a melanocyte-keratinocyte transplantation procedure...
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Kupper Receives JSID Honorary Membership, Tanioku Kihei Memorial Award
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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Dietary Behaviors in Psoriasis: Patient-Reported Outcomes from a U.S. National Survey
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Consumer Reports Ranks Top Sunscreens for 2017
Consumer Reports magazine tested 58 suncreen products and has made recommendations, following FDA recommendations. WebMD Health News
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CHMP Recommends Brodalumab for Plaque Psoriasis
The EMA's CHMP has recommended granting marketing authorization for brodalumab for the treatment of adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. International Approvals
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Hidradenitis suppurativa uncommon in US, mainly affects females, young adults
Hidradenitis suppurativa is an uncommon disease in the United States that more often affects females, young adults, black and biracial patients, according to study results...
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Microneedle assisted photodynamic therapy shows efficacy in actinic keratoses
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Trump Is Lying. His Budget Proposal Does Cut Social Security
Donald Trump lies about everything from the size of his inauguration crowds to his promise to provide “great health care for a fraction of the price” to every person in...
Donald Trump's Budget Betrays His Pledge Not To Cut Social Security
WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump 's proposed budget for next year would cut Social Security Disability Insurance, despite Trump's vaunted campaign promise not to make any...
6 Best Mineral Sunscreens To Bring to the Beach
Long days on the beach, bike trail or hiking path call for serious sun protection. Luckily, the Environmental Working Group recently released its annual ranking of the best...
No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say
Plus, they support limits for older kids and doing away with sippy cups for toddlers Related MedlinePlus Pages: Carbohydrates , Infant and Newborn Nutrition , Parenting
Study Reveals Scary Link Between Daily Alcohol Intake and Risk of Breast Cancer
Screw apples; I live by the mantra "A glass of wine a day keeps the doctor away." But some concerning scientific findings are making me rethink this way of life. Researchers...
Do You Have to Worry About Getting Botulism at Your Next Barbecue?
After hearing the terrible news that one person has died and nine have been hospitalized with botulism after eating contaminated gas station nacho cheese sauce, we don't blame...
Fewer U.S. Teens Are Boozing It Up
Study finds frequent binge drinking among adolescents has dropped in past 25 years Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse , Teen Health , Underage Drinking
Child Therapist Gives Gorgeous Explanation Of What Good Parenting Looks Like
An Australian mom's brief exchange with a child therapist produced a beautiful lesson about motherhood that all parents can appreciate. On Sunday, popular blogger and author...
BEZOS GOES FULL PHARMA: Amazon teaming up with Big Pharma to sell toxic...
All indications point to Amazon.com expanding its business to include the sale of prescription pharmaceuticals in the near future, and it's hardly surprising that they would...
Teaching hospitals have lower mortality rates than others
A Harvard study claims teaching hospitals are better with patients than other hospitals, making a 1.5 percent difference in mortality rates. Experts say this translates to...