Dermatology Times, June 2021 (Vol. 42, No. 6)

AAD Tackles Tough Issues in Upcoming Acne Update

June 16, 2021

American Academy of Dermatology’s updated guidelines on acne will cover dermatology’s hottest issues, from dosing and monitoring established medications to exploring new antibiotics and addressing antibiotic stewardship.

COVID-19 Increases Urgency of Addressing Vitamin D Deficiencies in Patients With Skin of Color

June 15, 2021

A higher prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in people of color may be contributing to a higher burden of COVID-19 in minority populations. Dermatologists are encouraged to address vitamin D status in patients and recommend supplementation, which might have other health benefits.