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2013-05-21 23:18:09

Innovative and effective OTC treatment for itchy skin ready to hit store shelves. Bergen County, New Jersey (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 The first ever over-the-counter anti-itch ointment remedy to carry the USDA Organic Certified Seal, Anti Itchbalm, is ready to come to pharmacies and drug stores across the country. It's an innovative and effective product which will help attract more customers to independently owned pharmacies looking to better serve their community. US Organic Group Corp. has...

2013-05-21 23:17:27

First peer-reviewed article testing CLn® BodyWash shows dramatic results on children with eczema. Dallas, Tx. (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Dallas-based TopMD Skin Care today announced results of its first peer- reviewed journal article testing the efficacy of their flagship product, CLn® BodyWash for easing symptoms of eczema. The clinical study results appear in the May/June 2013 issue of Pediatric Dermatology. The article, “A Novel Sodium Hypochlorite Cleanser Shows Clinical...

2013-05-16 23:32:49

As the prevalence of eczema grows and consumers seek affordable ways to cope with recurring skin issues, TriDerma launches its Eczema Fast Healing and Psoriasis Control creams into the First Aid section of drugstores and supercenters nationwide. TriDerma becomes part of wider trend of pharmacy health and wellness programs. Anaheim, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 TriDerma announced that it has added Eczema Fast Healing and Psoriasis Control to the First Aid assortment at pharmacies and supercenters...

2013-05-13 23:03:10

Skin care industry veteran Anne M. Egger brings 30 years of experience to TopMD, Inc.'s Board of Directors. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Dallas-based TopMD Skin Care, makers of CLn® BodyWash and CLn® SportWash, today announced its vice president of marketing and sales, Anne Egger, will join TopMD, Inc. Board of Directors. Egger is a dermatology industry expert of 30 years. She has served as TopMD´s vice president of marketing and sales since 2012, leading the launch of the...

2013-05-10 23:03:57

Swiss based pharmaceutical company, Corena Therapeutics launched Coresatin Nonsteroidal Cream at Pharmagora Fair in Paris, France. (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Swiss based company, Corena Therapeutics has launched Coresatin in Pharmagora fair Paris at 6-8th April that was attended by leading dermatologists, doctors, physicians and leaders of industry from all over the world. Pharmagora 2013 hosted international dignitaries of pharmacists, doctors, industry leaders and saw the participation of...

2013-05-10 11:49:05

A novel gene associated with canine atopic dermatitis has been identified by a team of researchers led by professors Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Uppsala university and Ã…ke Hedhammar, SLU, Sweden. The gene encodes a protein called plakophilin 2, which is crucial for the formation and proper functioning of the skin structure, suggesting an aberrant skin barrier as a potential risk factor for atopic dermatitis. Details appear today in the open-access journal PLoS Genetics. Atopic...

Parents: Suck Your Baby's Pacifier First To Help Ward Off Allergies
2013-05-06 11:50:37

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When a baby´s pacifier falls to the ground, what´s the best way to clean off the ℠business end´? Wipe away any dirt? Rinse it in boiling water? A new study on Swedish babies suggests that the best thing to do for the child is to lick or suck the pacifier and then place it back in baby´s mouth. While that act may seem repulsive to some, researchers from University of Gothenburg in Sweden who conducted the...

2013-04-30 13:16:45

Research into the complementary therapies evening primrose oil and borage oil shows little, if any, benefit for people with eczema compared with placebo, according to a new systematic review. The authors, who published their review in The Cochrane Library, conclude that further studies on the therapies would be difficult to justify. Atopic eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is an itchy skin condition with no known cure. Usually emerging in childhood, it affects about 10 to 20% of...

Foreign-Born US Children Have Less Allergies Than Those Born In America
2013-04-30 09:19:38

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a new study of nearly 80,000 children, researchers have found foreign-born US children have significantly fewer allergies than those born in the US. However, this lower allergy risk begins to dissipate after these children have been in America for ten years, according to the study, published in the latest issue of JAMA Pediatrics. Researchers from St. Luke´s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in NYC assessed the health of children...


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