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2014-07-20 23:02:23

Just For Men Lawsuit Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC Alleges New Jersey Man Suffered Severe Skin Reactions, Including Cellulitis, and that Defendants Did Not Adequately Warn Against the Negative Effects and Risks Associated with Just For Men Products. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) July 20, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC, together with their co-counsel, announces that they have filed a Just For Men lawsuit on behalf of a New Jersey man who suffered a severe reaction, including cellulitis,...

2014-05-20 23:14:23

According to Dr. Joshua Fox with Advanced Dermatology, contact dermatitis may seem perplexing because rashes can be triggered by an exhaustive list of substances. Roslyn Heights, NY (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Just as temperatures rise and you’re ready to don warm-weather clothes again, bam! You come down with a nasty red rash. But are you having an allergic reaction or is your skin just irritated? Contact dermatitis – which can be triggered by either allergens or skin irritants – is...

2014-03-21 12:23:43

- Daily use offers a convenient alternative to bleach baths for management of eczema - DENVER, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new, independently-conducted study being presented at the 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) shows that daily use of CLn(®) BodyWash (a novel gel cleanser preserved with sodium hypochlorite) yields significant improvement in pediatric patients with eczema. The study presents 40 subjects from pediatric outpatient dermatology clinics...

Blood Test Discovers Allergies Before Implant Surgery
2013-05-15 11:35:41

[ Watch The Video Allergies to Metal, Cement in Joint Implants Rising ] National Jewish Health A growing number of patients learn of allergies to new hips and knees only after surgery is done Imagine what Paula Spurlock must have been going through. Shortly after having a hip replaced in 2011, the trouble started. "I had horrible itching, really bad migraines and intense pain throughout my body," she said. "I couldn't take it. Every single thing in me itched." After many months...

2013-04-30 23:03:46

The IBS Centers for Advanced Food Allergy Testing announce a major advance in the evaluation and treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Their groundbreaking medical study in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology reports the new use of an old test, skin patch testing by dermatologists, to precisely identify specific foods responsible for irritable bowel syndrome in many individuals. North Wales, PA (PRWEB) April 30, 2013 A groundbreaking medical study using the time-tested...

2013-01-15 23:01:40

Understanding the Connection Between Stress and Hives Roslyn, NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2013 New studies currently underway may help pinpoint connections between chronic idiopathic urticaria (hives caused by an unknown source) and stress, good news for the majority of patients whose hives have no clear cause. Researchers are examining the connections between major life stressors and hives, post-traumatic stress disorder and hives, and the effect of hypnosis and relaxation techniques on hives....

2010-03-04 13:00:00

Dermatologists can help identify allergens linked to this skin condition MIAMI, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Itchy irritated skin can leave some people scratching their heads trying to determine the cause of this bothersome condition. What did they touch? Is it just dry skin gone awry? Are they allergic to something in their home or workplace? The answers to these questions could require not only a little detective work, but the help of a dermatologist who can diagnose and treat the...

2009-07-20 08:00:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Siemens Healthcare today released new survey results revealing that 85 percent of mothers in the United States believe childhood allergies are a serious concern. Yet, when asked about testing their children for allergies, the survey shows that many mothers know little about the testing options available. Furthermore, more than one-third were not familiar with the accuracy of these tests, despite 93 percent indicating that accuracy was...

2006-10-27 06:00:31

By Hamann, Curtis P; Rodgers, Pamela A; Sullivan, Kim ABSTRACT Background. Like other health care workers, dental professionals are at risk of developing allergic contact dermatitis, or ACD, after exposure to allergenic chemicals. Common allergens include antimicrobials, preservatives, rubber additives and methacrylates. Case Description. The authors describe an orthodontic assistant with severe skin disease, whose symptoms included redness, cracking and bleeding that persisted for 10...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.