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AAD: isotretinoin exposure for acne not linked to depression risk – Medical Xpress

(HealthDay)—For patients with acne, exposure to isotretinoin is not associated with an increased risk for being diagnosed with depression, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, held from March 1 to 5 in Washington, D.C. Bethanee Schlosser, M.D., Ph.D., from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine… Read More »

Scientists identify unique subtype of eczema linked to food allergy – Medical Xpress

A researcher demonstrates the minimally invasive collection of skin samples using small, clear tape strips. Credit: National Jewish Health Atopic dermatitis, a common inflammatory skin condition also known as allergic eczema, affects nearly 20 percent of children, 30 percent of whom also have food allergies. Scientists have now found that children with both atopic dermatitis… Read More »

Quinn on Nutrition: Managing multiple nutrition conditions – Medical Xpress

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Q: My husband was recently diagnosed with kidney stones (lots of them!) and has been advised to limit high oxalate foods. He was also treated for prostate cancer a while back and also has been diagnosed with osteoporosis. Trying to come up with a mostly vegetarian diet that manages these three… Read More »