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(MedPage Today) -- Foundation's recommendations center on weight loss (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)

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Stretch marks are common during periods of sudden growth. While they often fade over time, they can be permanent. Some people try to reduce the appearance of these marks at home using creams or lotions, herbal remedies, self-tanner, or hyaluronic acid. Here, we explore the evidence behind popular methods. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)

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Learn about the use of Janus kinase inhibitors, which have become promising treatment options for dermatologic conditions such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, alopecia areata, vilitigo, and more.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)

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Trend is requiring providers to proactively develop comprehensive policies (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)

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New research suggests that botulinum neurotoxins may have a much wider range of both dermatological and nondermatological applications than originally thought.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)

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There are many different causes of a rash on the wrist, including eczema, allergic reactions to metals in jewelry, and other skin conditions. Here, you can try to identify your skin rash using the picture gallery and learn more about causes and treatments for a wrist rash here. We also explain when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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People with hypohidrosis sweat less than they should. This impairs the body ’s ability to cool down and can cause heat-related illnesses such as heat stroke. Hypohidrosis is a less extreme form of anhidrosis, where a person is unable to sweat. Learn about hypohidrosis here, including its causes, symptoms, and treatment. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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Costs include time needed for research and testing, maintenance and other fees, hardware updates (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)

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Burning the roof of the mouth is common. These burns are easy to treat at home and rarely cause for concern. Natural remedies can help, including yogurt, milk, aloe vera gel, and honey. Here, learn about seven natural home remedies for burns on the roof of the mouth. We also describe when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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Perioral dermatitis is a rash that affects the skin around the mouth. The cause is unknown, but research suggests that it is a reaction to the misuse of topical corticosteroids. Other triggers may include hormonal changes and allergic reactions. Learn more about perioral dermatitis and how to prevent and treat it here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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World Continence Week

Mon, 18 Jun 2018

2018 is held between 18-24 June and is a global initiative run by theWorld Federation of Incontinence Patients (WFIP), with the approval of theInternational Continence Society (ICS). The vision is to help improve health, wellness and quality of life for those with continence issues, and to further establish awareness of bladder weakness, pelvic pain and other conditions that impact on the lives of patients and carers.Cochrane Incontinence works with authors to prepare, maintain and disseminate systematic reviews of the effectiveness of interventions for incontinence, including prevention, treatment and rehabilitation. The scope of these reviews touches on a wide variety of continence issues, including urinary and faecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, the use of urinary catheters, po...

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Allergic eczema, or contact dermatitis, is a skin condition that occurs when a person ’s skin comes into contact with an allergen. It causes a dry, red, itchy rash. In this article, learn about the triggers, treatment, prevention, and when to see a doctor. We also provide information on other types of eczema. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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(Natural News) For years, people diagnosed with the skin problem, eczema, had no other choice but to consistently put topical creams to alleviate their symptoms. Despite their best efforts, the itchy rash typically persists, causing the skin to dry out and sometimes even lead to infections. An ongoing clinical trial led by researchers from the NIH’s National... (Source: NaturalNews.com)

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LAVAL, Quebec, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ortho Dermatologics, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE/TSX: VRX), today announced that it has received a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)

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Is intralesional laser treatment a safe and effective treatment option for complications caused by dermal filler treatments?Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)

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The skin disorder rhinophyma is a subtype of rosacea. It causes a distinctive growth of the nose, which can make it look red, large, bulbous, and distorted. Doctors can often diagnose rhinophyma visually. In this article, learn about the causes and risk factors. We also explain the treatment options, including surgery. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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Verrica Pharmaceuticals said this week that it plans to offer 5 million shares priced between $14 to $16 apiece, setting its initial public offering at $75 million. The West Chester, PA-based company expects to use its newly-acquired funds to advance its lead product candidate: a drug-device combination product designed to administer a topical dermatological drug, cantharidin. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Verrica Pharmaceuticals prices $75m IPO to fund drug-device skin therapy appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)

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Title: Health Tip: Say Goodbye to Split NailsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/15/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)

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