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Acne isn't just a scourge of adolescence. Adults in their 20s, 30s, 40s and beyond suffer from it.
According to interviews with 700 Americans, around 23 percent of people reported sharing prescription medications with another person. 27 percent admitted to borrowing prescriptions drugs from someone else.
As prom season looms, here's some advice from Dr. Jason Green, a dermatologist, on treating and preventing acne. 1Hormones, stress: "No one's too old to have acne," Green says.
Leading St. Petersburg, FL -- based dermatologist, Dr. James Spencer, announced today he is conducting a study to evaluate ArteFill, a non-resorbable dermal filler, for the treatment of acne scars, and other depressed atrophic scars.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A well-known acne drug may increase cholesterol and other fat levels more than previously thought, U.S. researchers said on Monday.
A well-known acne drug may increase cholesterol and other fat levels more than previously thought, U.S. researchers said on Monday.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - While suspected for some time, a study now confirms that people taking the acne drug isotretinoin appear to run an increased risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease, US researchers report.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Low doses of isotretinoin (brand name, Roaccutane or Accutane) are effective for treating moderate acne, according to a study in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
A prominent dermatological researcher says he's developed a laser treatment that zaps fat through the skin and could help people with conditions ranging from acne to obesity and clogged arteries.
The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday said it will implement new restrictions on a widely used acne drug next Wednesday in an effort to curb birth defects, rejecting calls from some doctors to delay the program.
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