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Patients could soon have access to a new injectable drug to treat atopic dermatitis, the most common form of eczema.

Dr. Friedman reviews one of his sessions from the AAD 2023 Annual Meeting, in which he discussed dysbiosis of the skin and how this contributes to inflammatory skin diseases.

Findings from a mouse model suggest that encapsulating anandamide, an endocannabinoid, could be a way to make it an effective treatment for cutaneous lupus erythematosus (CLE).

Faculty, residents, and students from the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Department of Dermatology had a large-scale, high-impact presence at the 2023 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Meeting, March 17–21 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

A recent study indicated that lebrikizumab treatment for 16 weeks was effective for adolescents and adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis.

Experts weigh in on the potential benefits of this type of hydrotherapy.

Exposure to ultraviolet radiation is known to cause skin damage, including skin cancer. Now, new research has raised questions about the safety of nail dryers, which use UV light to dry and cure gel nail polish.

You don't have to hike up mountains to get windburn. Learn how it happens and what you can do about it.

You don't have to hike up mountains to get windburn. Learn how it happens and what you can do about it.

Dr. Kevin O’Connor, the physician to the president, says the first lady will undergo an outpatient procedure known as Mohs surgery to remove the lesion and examine the tissue.