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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Kuleana Debuts Natural, Reef-Safe Sunscreen

Amid growing concerns that certain sunscreen ingredients are harming coral reefs and marine life, Hawaiian company Kuleana is rolling out a natural sunscreen that is free from oxybenzone and octinoxat…

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

By the Numbers: The Skin Cancer Foundation's Destination Healthy Skin Initiative Concludes

  With a total of 1,243 free skin cancer screenings to its credit, The Skin Cancer Foundation’s mobile skin cancer education and screening programDestination: Healthy Skinhas concluded i…

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Friday, September 14, 2018

Inaugural World Eczema Day: GlobalSkin Launches International Movement for Eczema Sufferers

To mark the first-ever Atopic Eczema Day, the International Alliance of Dermatology Patient Organizations (IADPO -- also known as GlobalSkin) has launched AltogetherEczema, a new movement to elevate…

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Allergan Launches Spotlyte: Digital Hub Will Educate Consumers About Medical Aesthetic Treatments

Allergan has launched Spotlyte, described as an innovative digital hub of curated content that helps consumers discover how medical aesthetic treatments may fit into their routines. Spotlyte…

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Thursday, September 06, 2018

Mind the Gap: Disparity Between Urban and Rural Derms Widens

The gap between dermatologists in urban and rural areas is widening across the United States, according to a new study of county-level data from 1995 to 2013 in JAMA Dermatology. Specifically, derm…

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Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Ekwa Marketing Launches Affiliate Program, Offers Residual Income Opportunity for Medical Associations

Ekwa Marketing has launched its unique Ekwa Affiliate Program. Medical associations can simply place an online link to Ekwa’s innovative digital marketing products for doctors on their webs…

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Demand for Vegan Cosmetics Expected to Soar

The global vegan cosmetics market size is projected to reach $20.8 billion by 2025, progressing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6.3 percent during the forecast period. Spiraling demand f…

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Monday, August 27, 2018

Latest on Compounding: FDA Proposes to Strike Three Bulk Drug Substances from List

The FDA has issued a Federal Register notice proposing not to include three bulk drug substances, bumetanide, nicardipine hydrochloride, and vasopressin, on the list of bulk drug substances …

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Monday, August 27, 2018

General Medicine Update: Daily Aspirin May Not Work Wonders After All

It remains unclear whether daily aspirin lowers the risk of a cardiovascular event in individuals at  moderate risk of a first heart attack or stroke, according to late-breaking results from…

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Wake Forest Researchers: #2 in Probiotic Advancement

Scientists at Wake Forest School of Medicine say they have developed a probiotic “cocktail” derived from gut bacteria strains found in infant feces that may help increase the bod…

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

FDA Adds Four Tropical Diseases to Priority Review Voucher Program

The FDA announced the addition of Lassa fever, chikungunya virus disease, rabies and cryptococcal meningitis to the list of tropical diseases.

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Monday, August 20, 2018

Whale of a Tale: Shark Gets Botox Injections

It may sound fishy, but even sharks can benefit from Botox injections.  Charles E. Crutchfield III, MD, and Crutchfield Dermatology in Eagan, MN recently assisted the veterinary staff at …

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Thursday, August 16, 2018

"Phenomenal Gains" in Derm Device Market, Global Market Insights Predicts

Dermatology devices market, an integral vertical of medical equipment space, of late, has been providing lucrative opportunities to the investors to exploit economies of scale. The claim is very well …

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Friday, August 03, 2018

eRelevance Patient Engagement Survey Highlights Opportunities for Practices

eRelevance Corporation, the leading provider of consumer engagement services for small- to medium-size businesses (SMBs) has released  Patient Engagement for Growth:  Aesthetic Practice Mark…

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Friday, August 03, 2018

Almirall to Acquire Allergan’s US Medical Dermatology Unit

Almirall is acquiring a portfolio of five products from Allergan’s Medical Dermatology unit in the United States, conditional to the clearance by the relevant authorities. The portfolio includes…

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