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Apr 23, 2014 | 04:36 PM CDT

New Clues to Potential Treatments for Tissue Scarring in Scleroderma

Tissue Scarring in Scleroderma

A discovery by scientists could lead to potential new treatments for breaking the cycle of tissue scarring in people with scleroderma.

Apr 18, 2014 | 02:23 PM CDT

Scleroderma Research Foundation Holds Event to Find Cure

Scleroderma Research Foundation Holds Event to Find Cure

Thanks to an eclectic and unique gathering of gifted and creative minds, new treatments for a rare autoimmune disease may be just a few short years away …

Apr 16, 2014 | 10:32 AM CDT

Perceived Self-attractiveness Greatly Affects Self Confidence

Perceived Self-attractiveness Greatly Affects Self-confidence

After noticing Americans' colossal spending on personal grooming despite the recession, Stanford Graduate School of Business researchers began a study that found sense of self-attractiveness affected views on social hierarchy.

Apr 07, 2014 | 11:09 AM CDT

Researchers Search for New Treatments to Improve Lives of Scleroderma-sufferers

Researchers Search for New Treatments to Improve Lives of Scleroderma-sufferers

Scleroderma lacks a cure and effective treatments—a group of researchers is looking to change that.

Apr 02, 2014 | 11:08 AM CDT

High-risk Melanoma-causing Gene Mutation Discovered

High-risk Melanoma-causing Gene Mutation Discovered

Researchers have discovered that mutations in a specific gene are responsible for a hereditary form of melanoma.

Apr 01, 2014 | 11:47 AM CDT

Stem Cells and Growth Factors: What You Should Know

Stem Cells and Growth Factors: What You Should Know
By: Ben Johnson, MD

Clear up the confusion about the differences between growth factors, stem cells, plant stem cells and other related technologies.

Apr 01, 2014 | 10:53 AM CDT

Understanding Inflammation: The Root Cause of Skin Aging

Understanding Inflammation: The Root Cause of Skin Aging
By: Rhonda Allison

Learn how inflammation impacts the aging and rejuvenation process.

Apr 01, 2014 | 10:47 AM CDT

Telomeres and Aging: How to Keep Clients Younger Longer

Telomeres and Aging: How to Keep Clients Younger Longer
By: Tiffany A. McLauchlin

Offer safe, corrective skin care results with minimal downtime by understanding and preserving telomeres.

Mar 21, 2014 | 01:48 PM CDT

AAD to Present Latest Research at 72nd Annual Meeting

More than 15,000 are expected at the American Academy of Dermatology's 72nd Annual Meeting in Denver, March 21–25, 2014.

Mar 06, 2014 | 11:12 AM CST

Researchers Dig Deeper Into Relationship Between Bacteria and Atopic Dermatitis

Researchers Dig Deeper Into Relationship Between Bacteria and Atopic Dermatitis

Researchers from the Drexel University College of Medicine have established a clearer relationship between Staphylococci bacteria and the conditions atopic dermatitis (AD) and eczema.