Tue, 07/22/2014 - 13:36

Dermatologists should be proactive in the recognition, diagnosis and treatment of primary focal hyperhidrosis in their patients. Hyperhidrosis is characterized by sweating in excess of what is required for normal temperature control.

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Wed, 07/23/2014 - 14:36

Talk to any patient with psoriasis or any doctor who treats one and they will tell you psoriasis is more than a skin disease. It affects your entire life — your skin, your body, your psyche. Patients are often left feeling isolated...

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Tue, 07/22/2014 - 14:41

The link between psoriasis and other medical conditions such as psoriatic arthritis (PsA), cardiovascular disease, metabolic disorder, inflammatory bowel disease, psychiatric disorders, lymphoma and ocular disease is being recognized by a growing body of peer review literature. 

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Wet Wrap Therapy for Children’s Eczema

Traditional wet wrap therapy involves covering the inflamed area with wet dressings, such as gauze, to hydrate the skin and prevent scratching.  However, for parents wet wrap therapy can be

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Melanoma and Other Love “Affairs” with the Sun

Many of us passionately love the sun. We love it so much that researchers found that even people who had been diagnosed

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Therapeutic Review

Infant Eczema Linked to Higher Risk of Allergies and Asthma

Swedish researchers found that infants with eczema and wheezing episodes are at increased odds of developing asthma as

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Allergen Focus

A Look at Para-phenylenediamine

Allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) affects over 14.5 million Americans each year, notably defining itself as an important

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Spotlight On: Marcel F. Jonkman, MD, PhD

Professor Dr. Marcel F. Jonkman is chair of the department of dermatology at the University of Groningen.

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Derm Board Review

The Dermatologist’s Board Review

1. Which of the following is true regarding this condition?
a) Calcinosis in systemic sclerosis

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