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2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com
RABITO CLINIC Limited, a leading healthcare facility in dermatology has held a free skin screening exercise for the general public as part of activities to mark its 40th anniversary. The clinic which deals in the treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails screened about 200 members of the public while offering free consultation for patients scheduled for appointments.
6 hrs ago | Health News Digest
Most of us know skincare basics. We understand that sun, cigarettes, and too much alcohol can contribute to premature aging.
10 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Men with a specific pattern of baldness at age 45 have a 40% increased risk of later developing aggressive prostate cancer, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology . Using a pictorial tool, the men identified in the questionnaire what their hair-loss patterns were at age 45. Image credit: American Society of Clinical Oncology Increasingly, evidence is suggesting that both prostate cancer and male pattern baldness are linked to increased levels of androgens and androgen receptors.
12 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
It never ceases to amaze me how some people can take injections so lightly. Yes, they are cosmetic and non-invasive, but these treatments require the training and skill only an experienced dermatologist, plastic surgeon, facial plastic surgeon or oculoplastic surgeon possess.
Modern lore says she who is with child radiates with a glowing complexion and lustrous hair. But, in reality, that rosy look isn't at all de rigueur.
According to board-certified dermatologist Bruce E. Katz, permanent and often pricey form of body art, tattoos are an investment and in order to protect that investment, it's important to take steps to keep tattooed skin healthy and vibrant. According to Katz, if one's tattooed skin feels dry, applying a water-based lotion or cream to the tattoo is a must.
In the slim chance you haven't already heard, acne isn't only a teenager's problem. The American Academy of Dermatology reported adults in their 20s, 30s, 40s, even 50s can develop the common skin condition, which is to say they grow up to continually struggle with pimples, deep lumps like cysts, black- and whiteheads.
RestorGenex Corporation , a specialty biopharmaceutical company initially focused on developing products for oncology, dermatology, ophthalmology and women's health, today announced that David Sherris, Ph.D., RestorGenex's chief scientific officer, will present scientific data on the Company's proprietary RES-529 program in oncology. Dr. Sherris' presentation at the American Association for Cancer Research Conference on Targeting the PI3K-mTOR Network in Cancer is scheduled for Monday, September 15, 2014 at 4:30 pm at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
This whole month of September 'Scattered Nebulae,' an art exhibit by dermatologist cum artist Dr. Monina Macam is on show at Chef Jessie Rockwell Club, Amorsolo Square, Rockwell Center, Makati City. This is the third exhibit by Macam whose first two series Flowers in Bloom Part 1 and Part 2 depicted flora not in their natural form but with distortions in vivid colors.
Different types of dendritic cells in human skin have assorted functions in the early and more advanced stages of psoriasis report researchers in the journal EMBO Molecular Medicine . The scientists suggest that new strategies to regulate the composition of dendritic cells in psoriatic skin lesions might represent an approach for the future treatment of the disease.
One in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime according to the American Academy of Dermatology, that is why is it important to get screened for skin cancer regularly.
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World-renowned dermatologists, known for the creation of Proactiv, have made skin care history again. Dr. Katie Rodan and Dr. Kathy Fields introduced their latest advanced at-home solution, the Rodan + FieldsA Redefine Acute Carea for expression lines and wrinkles , at the Rodan + Fields National Convention in Atlanta on Sept.
"He never tells me who his patients are, but people in show business come up to me and say, 'Look what he did with my face. Isn't it beautiful?' " 'Platoon' producer Arnold Kopelson says of dermatologist - and his son - Dr. Peter Kopelson, featured in THR's Top Doctors issue Sean Penn , Charlie Sheen and top entertainment attorney Ken Ziffren are said to have put their skin in the game with him.
"Our work represents a unique intersection between the fields of biology and engineering that allowed for entirely new investigational strategies applied to the study of clinical disease." UB researchers and colleagues studying a rare, blistering disease have discovered new details of how autoantibodies destroy healthy cells in skin.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:18 pm
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