Author | Lisette Hilton

Articles

Hemangioma treatment side effects linked to low body weight

April 23, 2018

Bronchial hyperreactivity associated with propranolol treatment for infantile hemangiomas may be due to age and low body weight, study shows.

Eczema in fetus and neonates rise with maternal stress

April 23, 2018

Stress factors mothers experience before, during and soon after pregnancy can increase eczema risk in their children, according to a systematic review published Feb. 25, 2018 in The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

Combination topical treatment reduces psoriasis severity

April 19, 2018

The fixed combination of halobetasol and tazarotene topicals significantly reduced the severity of localized disease with a favorable safety profile, accordint to a study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

A single drug may control skin cancer treatment costs

April 18, 2018

A $78 single course of topical fluorouracil for keratinocyte carcinoma and actinic keratosis lesions, could lead to a savings in the hundreds of dollars in follow-up costs.