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2014-07-10 10:20:50

University of Rochester Medical Center URMC-led study offers hope for atopic dermatitis sufferers An investigational medication shows promise in treating the most common skin disorder, often referred to as eczema or atopic dermatitis, according to a study published July 9 in the New England Journal of Medicine. The findings could eventually bring significant relief for many who suffer intense itching and other troubling features of atopic dermatitis, according to the study's lead...

2014-07-08 23:15:50

Dignity Sciences Limited finds that a DGLA topical cream (DS107E) has an overall dose response improvement for Atopic Dermatitis in a Phase II clinical trial. Dublin, Ireland (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Dignity Sciences Limited, a privately held biopharmaceutical company, today announced positive Phase II results for DS107E (DGLA cream), as a topical treatment for atopic dermatitis. This study was a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, multi-centre Phase II study to investigate the...

2014-06-28 23:02:22

Based in Pittsburgh, InventHelp is working to submit the Super Natural Gel to companies for their consideration and possible feedback. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 "We had a family member who suffered from painful, itchy skin conditions," said one of two inventors from Levittown, Pa. "We developed this cream as a cure, and it worked extremely well." They created a sample for the SUPER NATURAL GEL to relieve dry skin. The cream alleviates itch and the urge to...

2014-04-07 23:29:02

The Scabies 24-Hour Natural Remedy Report is a new program developed by Joe Barton, who promises to teach people how to relieve scabies pain quickly and naturally. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 The Scabies 24-Hour Natural Remedy Report was developed by Joe Barton, who had many years of experience in studying scabies treatments. The program provides people with natural remedies, techniques, tips, and...

2014-04-07 16:23:02

Skin cells use new molecule to send touch information to the brain In a study published in the April 6 online edition of the journal Nature, a team of Columbia University Medical Center researchers led by Ellen Lumpkin, PhD, associate professor of somatosensory biology, solve an age-old mystery of touch: how cells just beneath the skin surface enable us to feel fine details and textures. Touch is the last frontier of sensory neuroscience. The cells and molecules that initiate...

2014-04-01 23:00:10

The Scabies 24 Hour Natural Remedy Report, developed by Joe Barton, is a revolutionary remedy that guides people on how to treat scabies and get healthy skin. The site Vkool.com published The Scabies 24 Hour Natural Remedy Report review, telling people if this treatment is effective. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 In fact, many people in the world are suffering from scabies. The Scabies 24 Hour Natural Remedy Report is a brand new treatment, offering users a lot of simple yet...

2014-03-21 12:22:51

CANTERBURY, England, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Phase 2b data demonstrates a 60% reduction in pruritus in psoriatic patients treated with CT327 - Data analysis also published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology - Phase 2b CT327 topline data in patients with Atopic Dermatitis and Pruritus due in mid-2014 Creabilis Ltd, the dermatology company with the most advanced targeted topical...

2013-12-19 23:22:15

Forces of Nature introduces Scabies Control, the world’s first over-the-counter certified organic treatment for scabies Sonoma, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 An incredibly itchy skin condition, scabies is characterized by intense itching, stinging and an uncomfortable rash; left unattended, scabies will not go away on its own. It is contagious and scabies mites, invisible to the naked eye, spread like wildfire. A brand-new treatment – and the first certified organic home scabies...

2013-11-06 23:03:59

United Natural Foods to distribute Anti Itchbalm across the United States and thousands of retailers. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 US Organic Group Corp. is proud to announce that it has reached agreement with United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) for the national distribution of Anti Itchbalm. The deal will make Anti Itchbalm available to thousands of retailers nationwide, beginning immediately, and is an exciting opportunity for consumers to begin gaining access to...

Mechanisms In Chronic Itching Unraveled
2013-10-15 12:32:39

Washington University School of Medicine Anyone who has suffered through sleepless nights due to uncontrollable itching knows that not all itching is the same. New research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis explains why. Working in mice, the scientists have shown that chronic itching, which can occur in many medical conditions, from eczema and psoriasis to kidney failure and liver disease, is different from the fleeting urge to scratch a mosquito bite. That's...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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