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11 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Photodynamic therapy vs. cryotherapy for actinic keratoses

Photodynamic therapy appears to better clear actinic keratoses at three months after treatment than cryotherapy .

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Related Topix: Medicine

13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Oral contraceptive equal to antibiotics for acne care

At six months, oral contraceptive pills are comparable to systemic antibiotics for acne management, according to a review published in the September issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Harvard University

Yesterday | Ma'an News Agency

Epidemic feared in Gaza sheltering centers as skin infections spread

Displaced Gaza residents in sheltering centers are suffering from dangerous skin infections which could become a epidemic as a result of water shortage, the Ministry of Health says.

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Related Topix: World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Medicine

Yesterday | PR-inside.com

Medixsysteme - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Report Available

Medixsysteme Inc is a medical equipment manufacturing company. The company manufactures products related to aesthetic, plastic surgery and dermatology markets.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Plastic Surgery, France, World News,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Free screening for skin cancer offered

Ever have one of those little places on your arm that could be a mole or a freckle or a bump? And has it changed color or size in the past year? Central Florida Health Alliance has partnered with the Moffitt Cancer Center and local dermatologists to provide free skin-cancer screenings from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept.

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Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Medicine, Health, Mount Dora, FL, Tavares, FL, Crystal River, FL, Eustis, FL

BioSpace

StemCutis Attracts Stem Cell Entrepreneur As President And CEO And Noted Dermatologist As Director

StemCutis Attracts Stem Cell Entrepreneur Dr. Ike Lee as President and CEO and Noted Dermatologist Dr. Ronald Wheeland as Director SAN DIEGO - Aug. 26, 2014 - StemCutis, LLC, a Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., operating company that develops allogeneic stem cell therapies for dermatology applications and over-the-counter skin care, appoints stem ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Stemedica Cell Technologies, Biotech, Science / Technology, Biology, Science, University of Georgia

The Florida Times-Union

Dermatologist Jonathan Kantor is using Google Glass during Mohs surgery

During days when he is performing Mohs surgery, Jonathan Kantor of the Florida Center for Dermatology wears what he describes as "a digital camera on steroids."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, St. Augustine, FL, Skin Cancer, Health

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Registration is free online at htt... StemCutis Attracts Stem Cell Entrepreneur Dr. Ike Lee as President and CEO and Noted Dermatologist Dr. Ronald Wheeland as Director )--StemCutis, a Stemedica operating company that develops stem cell therapies for dermatology applications, attracts entrepreneur Ike Lee as CEO and dermatologist Dr. Ronal...

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Related Topix: Medicine

Examiner.com

Summer Finale: Sweet Suite, Altchek MD, Tani, Marc Blackwell and ALS

This recent summer has been nearly perfect: the incredible weather, festive events as well as a little bit of controversy! Sweet Suite, Altchek MD, Tani, Marc Blackwell and the recent ALS ice bucket trend! Sweet Suite hosted a fun, colorful event for kids and adults alike.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Medicine

WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

Drinkable sunscreen put to the test

Soaking up the hot summer sun means spraying on sunscreen. "It comes off then you have to reapply," said Nicole Frizzi.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic)

Scientific American

Fact or Fiction?: If You Shave (or Wax), Your Hair Will Come Back Thicker

We scrunch. We twist. We pull the skin on our faces or legs taut just so razors can whisk away the undesired hairs sprouting on the fertile landscape of our bodies.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Medical News Today

GPs develop audit to save NHS millions in the battle against skin cancer

The Royal College of General Practitioners is calling for all GPs who carry out practice-based dermatological surgery to record and upload their figures as part of a UK-wide information gathering project.

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Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Cancer, Medicine, Health

E! Online

The Singles Project "Sucker Punch"-See What Happens When the...

We're rooting for the six people on The Singles Project to find love...just not with the same person! In our exclusive sneak peek for this week's episode, businesswoman Ericka ends up facing off with dermatologist Tabasum over a guy they meet at an art party.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Revolutionary Time Machine Procedure(SM) University Launched In San Diego, CA

In the rapidly commoditizing aesthetic marketplace, the TMP has proven to generate amazing results for patients and uniqueness for the participating practices.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Science / Technology, Inventions

Examiner.com

DVD review: 'Fading Gigolo'

We all know John Turturro as an actor. Those of us who pay even closer attention know that he has had some modest success behind the camera, writing and directing a few films.

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Related Topix: Medicine

CiteULike

Medical error in dermatology practice: Development of a...

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology , Vol. 68, No. 5. , pp. 729-737, doi:10.1016/j.jaad.2012.10.058 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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The Globe and Mail

Valeant acquires dermatology portfolio and speciality products from Valeo

The head office and logo of Valeant Pharmaceutical are pictured in Montreal on Monday May 27, 2013.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Biotech, Allergan

York Press

Patients with suspected skin cancer waiting more than two weeks to see specialists

NEARLY 80 people with suspected skin cancer are on a waiting list of over the two weeks to see a specialist at York Hospital .

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Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Medicine, Health

CiteULike

Adverse drug interactions clinically important for the dermatologist.

All physicians, including dermatologists, are at risk for prescribing drugs that interact in a harmful way.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Health News Digest

5 Step Psoriasis Action Plan

For years, psoriasis was viewed as a vexing inflammatory skin condition, and treated accordingly, but a growing body of evidence now suggests that it is more than skin deep and needs to be addressed in a more global manner.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Psoriatic Arthritis, Arthritis, Health, Prostate Cancer, Lymphoma, Enbrel, Etanercept (generic)

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