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A safer long term treatment for blistering skin disease

A clinical trial into the treatment of the severe blistering skin condition ‘bullous pemphigoid’ has found that starting treatment with an oral antibiotic is an effective and safer…

From  Emma Rayner on March 3rd, 2017 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Call for new treatments after first major study into rare, painful and disfiguring skin condition

Pyoderma gangrenosum (PG) affects less than 400 people each year but it can be so severe in some cases it has led to amputation. The condition is so rare it is often misdiagnosed. The…

From  Elizabeth Cass on July 1st, 2015 0 likes 197 plays 0  

Vitiligo Study (with subtitles)

Dr Viktoria Eleftheriadou explains how to use hand-held light therapy for vitiligo, a skin condition that causes white patches on the skin. Visit the study website: The HI-Light (Home Intervention…

From  Phillip Rostron on December 13th, 2013 0 likes 46 plays 0