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6 hrs ago | Express India

Drug for bone-marrow disorder helps to grow hair

A drug approved for a bone marrow disorder could help people with alopecia areata, an autoimmune disease causing hair to fall out, often all over the body.

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Related Topix: Columbia University, Medicine

6 hrs ago | Daily Times

Tips for treating a bad sunburn revealed

You were out on the boat all day, you forgot to reapply sunscreen and before you knew it, you scored a nasty sunburn.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

Fri Aug 22, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Study IDs risk factors for severe hidradenitis suppurativa

Risk factors associated with severity of the disease may help guide therapy for hidradenitis suppurativa, according to research published in the September issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology .

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Related Topix: Medicine

Daily Times

Tips for treating a bad sunburn revealed

You were out on the boat all day, you forgot to reapply sunscreen and before you knew it, you scored a nasty sunburn.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

AmericanBankingNews.com

Revolutionary New Dry Skin Care Cream Gains Premier Status in Cosmetic Industry

LIGHTNING RELEASES: MONTROSE CA - Already a choice of dermatologists and pharmacists around the world, Gloves In A Bottle, a new dry skin care cream now complete with sunscreen blocking ingredients takes its place as one of the premier dry skin lotions available to the public.

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Related Topix: Montrose, CA, Medicine

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Freshnews

eRelevance Corporation Integrates with Nextech Electronic Medical Records

"Integration allows our service to provide even more value to healthcare practices using Nextech," stated Bob Fabbio, co-founder and CEO of eRelevance Corporation.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Plastic Surgery

Newswise

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Share Tips on Preventing Harmful Sun Exposure While Watching Tennis

A day spent outdoors watching tennis without proper protection can cause sunburn to both your skin and eyes.

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Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology

Medgadget

Laser Glucometer Eliminates Pin Pricks

The system works by directing a laser beam at the patient's palm and measuring the amount of absorption and scattering when the laser interacts with dermal interstitial fluid, which is strongly correlated with blood sugar levels.

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Related Topix: Anesthesiology, Medicine, Genetics

AmericanBankingNews.com

New Dry Skin Cream First to Successfully Battle Psoriasis in Industry

LIGHTNING RELEASES: BEVERLY HILLS - Recent scientific research has discovered that the current volume of dry skin care products available in the marketplace do more damage than good, simply because past research has focused more on how the product is applied to the skin rather than its effectiveness as an actual dry skin treatment, especially where ... (more)

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Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health, Beverly Hills, CA

Jerusalem Post

Looking young in old age

My husband is 82 years old and his very dark hair started graying in his early 30s.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Daily Herald

Sunscreen: To Spray or Not to Spray?

While summer may be winding down, the sun's rays are still heating up. Parents, it's time to put down the spray-on sunscreen.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Barrington, IL

PhysOrg Weblog

Patient, tumor characteristics for high-mitotic rate melanoma

A study in Australia examined patient and tumor characteristics for melanomas with higher mitotic rates in an effort to increase earlier detection of this aggressive cancer in patients.

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Related Topix: Medicine, UC Los Angeles, Oncology

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Laughs are on sale in "Fading Gigolo"

JOHN TURTURRO HAS crafted a doozy of a male fantasy. He wrote, stars and directs himself as a guy named Fioravante, whose best buddy, Murray talks him into being a prostitute for a night.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Woody Allen, Medicine

PE Hub

Dermira fetches $51 mln Series C

Dermira , a Redwood City, Calif-based maker of medical dermatology products, has closed $51 million in Series C financing.

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Related Topix: Medicine, San Mateo County, CA, Redwood City, CA, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups, Sunesis Pharmaceuticals

Medical Daily

Closer To Treatment For Deadly Disease Tuberculosis: Scientists Discover Biomarker

Scientists have found a key protein that can protect people from the highly contagious and life-threatening lung disease tuberculosis, leading medicine closer to finding new treatment strategies, which may be in the form of a vitamin D supplement.

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Related Topix: Harvard University, Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science

Business Journal

Dermatology biotech startup Dermira pockets $51M, fills C-level roles

Dermira CEO Tom Wiggans with founder and Chief Medical Officer Gene Bauer. The company nabbed $51 million in Series C funding.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Science / Technology, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology

Medgadget

Patient Education Through Digital Animation: Interview with Bruce Blausen

We focus on teaching what is normal first and foremost. You have to know the foundation of the treatment or condition.

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Related Topix: Anesthesiology, Medicine, Genetics

Stanford

Behind recently approved cancer drug, a 30-year history of scientific breakthroughs

Dermatologist Jean Tang chats with Winnie Bazurto, who benefited from a drug recently approved for the treatment of inoperable basal cell carcinoma.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Skin Cancer, Food and Drug Administration, Genetics

RedOrbit

Drug Trial Restores Hair In Alopecia Areata...

Image Caption: This image shows the effect of an FDA-approved drug that restored hair growth in a research subject with alopecia areata.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Columbia University, Medicine, Genetics

Sys-Con Media

Beauty School is In Session -- Create a No-Makeup, Makeup Look

1 prescribed retinoid-free acne brand in the U.S., to offer expert skincare and makeup tips in an exclusive video posted today on www.aczone.com .

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Related Topix: Allergan, Biotech, Medicine, Acne Vulgaris, Health, Food and Drug Administration

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