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What You Need To Know Before Taking This Derm-Approved Acne Pill – Refinery29

Oral medications such as antibiotics (popular prescriptions include tetracycline, erythromycin, trimethoprim) work by killing excess bacteria on the skin, while isotretinoin, also known as Roaccutane, is usually reserved for severe, recurring acne or acne that is leaving marks or scars on the skin. But if your issue is predominantly hormonal, there’s another pill that can… Read More »

What You Need to Know About Heart Attacks

Time is of the essence if you are having a heart attack. The symptoms may vary from pain in the left arm radiating into the shoulder and neck, shortness of breath, severe indigestion or cramping, profuse sweating, light headiness or nausea. You may have some or many of these symptoms.   The important take away… Read More »

What to know about 'tree man' syndrome

For years, 28-year-old Abul Bajandar, from Bangaldesh, was covered with what looked like bark. His hands and feet grew foot-long, gnarled “roots,” skin lesions that left him unable to feed himself, move around, work, or wear standard clothing. A few years ago, surgery finally changed his life. But after more than 25 invasive surgeries to… Read More »