Most Popular in:
New in Physiology (page 7 of 74)
The National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation (NNFF) announced a successful new referral initiative that is saving the lives and limbs of patients with necrotizing fasciitis, or flesh-eating disease.
A specific biochemical process that can cause normal and healthy skin cells to transform into cancerous melanoma cells has been found, which should help predict melanoma vulnerability and could also lead to future therapies.
Eczema caused by defects in the skin could reduce the risk of developing skin cancer, according to new research by King's College London.
By: Jennifer Linder, MD
There are many proven ingredients and product categories that can be added to a client's daily regimen to help preserve, maintain and increase the facial volume of skin.
By: Kris Campbell
Knowledge about the efficacy and abilities of a variety of natural ingredients is expanding every day.
An international team led by King's College London and the San Francisco Veteran Affairs Medical Center (SFVAMC) has developed the first lab-grown epidermis with a functional permeability barrier akin to real skin.
A discovery by scientists could lead to potential new treatments for breaking the cycle of tissue scarring in people with scleroderma.
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 …
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.
Scleroderma lacks a cure and effective treatments—a group of researchers is looking to change that.