983 Articles Matching "skin"

Woman's selfies capture moving lump on face: a parasite

Jun 23, 2018 , CNN Health
In selfies, a woman documented a lump under her skin for weeks before doctors were able to remove it -- and it didn't stay in one place, according to a case report in the New England Journal of Medicine....
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Vilacto Bio, Global Beauty Care win Buyers Choice awards

Jun 21, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Vilacto Bio won the ECRM/Drug Store News Buyers Choice award for its Carmen Electra by Vilact skin care line and Global Beauty Care was a finalist with its SpaScriptions 5-oz. Glitter Mask with Applicator. Read More...
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Woman kills parents, takes her own life over eczema torment

Jun 21, 2018 , CNN Health
A former nursing student murdered her parents before killing herself on Father's Day, according to Hong Kong police, who suggested her skin condition may have motivated the attack....
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What Is a 'Good Death'?

Jun 20, 2018 , WebMD
As assisted suicide gains more acceptance and people push back on extreme end-of-life measures, some people are asking whether we should pay more attention to the quality of our death and what that...
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One-Stop Shop For Cancer Patients Raises $7 Million To Solve "Neglected" Issues From Skincare To Sex

Jun 16, 2018 , Forbes
Day-to-day activities like caring for the kids, bathing or having sex can be difficult for cancer patients. This is why Tamara Rajah launched her online shop Live Better With which has just raised $7 million from Downing Ventures, Forward Partners, and the Daily Mail’s investment...
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Health Tip: Protect Your Skin

Jun 15, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Protect Your SkinCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/14/2018 12:00:00...
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How To Use Stick And Spray Sunscreens

Jun 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Sunscreen is a vital tool in the fight against skin cancer, including melanoma, the deadliest form. Research suggests that daily sunscreen use — when used correctly — could significantly cut the incidence of melanoma. This is why dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology advise their p......
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Irish women bare all in record-breaking skinny dip

Jun 10, 2018 , Reuters
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Thousands of Irish women shed their inhibitions and their clothes on a secluded beach fifty kilometers south of Dublin on Saturday for a world-record setting "skinny dip" to raise funds for a children’s cancer charity....
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One More Dangerous Complication Of The Opioid Epidemic: Superbugs

Jun 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Infections are on the rise among those who inject drugs. MRSA "is on the skin, and as the needle goes into the skin it brings the bacteria with it," explained Dr. Isaac See of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In other news on the epidemic: the White House launches a public service ad campaign, the ACLU sues to require jails to provide withdrawal medication to prisoners, and states are moving forward with efforts to curb the crisis even as they keep an eye on federal legislation....
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Blame The Criminals, Pharmacies Facing Opioid Lawsuits Say

Jun 08, 2018 , Forbes
Large pharmacy chains are asking why they are being sued by hundreds of cities and counties over the opioid crisis instead of the criminals who pushed drugs to...
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Justice Department won't defend Obamacare in GOP states' lawsuit

Jun 08, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Although the DOJ stopped short of asking a federal judge in Texas to overturn the entire ACA, the agency echoed the core arguments of the Republican state attorneys general: that the ACA can't stand without the individual mandate's tax...
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SkinNinja: This $4.5 Million App Spots Allergens And Cancer-Causing Ingredients In Your Skincare

Jun 06, 2018 , Forbes
"Quaternium-15" is just one of many complicated names cosmetic companies give to the known cancer-causing ingredient formaldehyde. Luckily Jo Osborne has built SkinNinja to expose the real contents of your bathroom shelf, and she's just raised $1...
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Here Are The States Where People May Want To Wear More Sunscreen

Jun 03, 2018 , Forbes
A just released Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) showed which states had the highest and the lowest skin cancer...
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AI Better Than Docs at Catching Skin Cancers

Jun 01, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: AI Better Than Docs at Catching Skin CancersCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/31/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/31/2018 12:00:00...
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AI Better Than Docs at Catching Skin Cancers

Jun 01, 2018 , WebMD
The new study pitted a well-honed computer algorithm against 58 dermatologists, to see whether machine or humans were better at differentiating melanomas from...
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AI Versus Dermatologists At Diagnosing Skin Cancer: Here Are The Results

May 31, 2018 , Forbes
Is CNN better then dermatologists at detecting malignant melanomas? No, not CNN, the cable news network, but convolutional neural network (CNN), which is a type of artificial...
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For job-related skin problems, best prevention unclear

May 30, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - It's hard to say whether creams, moisturizers or other preventive measures might help protect workers in many industries from skin damage on their hands that can lead to painful blisters, cracks and infections, a research review suggests....
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Sun Safety: Planning Is Your Best Protection

May 30, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
As we spend greater time outdoors throughout the year, we place ourselves at risk for over-exposure and cumulative, toxic effects of the sun that can eventually promote the growth of skin cancers. Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the United States. One in every three cancers diagno......
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The infamous murderer's prison escape that inspired a near-impossible ultramarathon

May 27, 2018 , CNN Health
Fifty years ago, a career criminal named James Earl Ray traveled from Atlanta to Memphis, stalking the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The civil rights leader was there to energize a strike of sanitation workers asking for better working conditions and higher pay. Ray was there to assassinate him....
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Another Foe for the U.S. Military: Skin Cancer

May 26, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Another Foe for the U.S. Military: Skin CancerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/24/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/25/2018 12:00:00...
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