Oct 09, 2014 PM EDT
In rare cases, patients with allergies to metals develop persistent skin rashes after metal devices are implanted near the skin. New research suggests these patients may be at increased risk of an unusual and aggressive form of skin cancer.
Jul 21, 2014 PM EDT
Intervention strategy helps parents nurture children and reduce inflammation
Jul 09, 2014 PM EDT
The scent of sandalwood promotes wounds healing and skin regeneration.
Jun 26, 2014 AM EDT
Acne treatment lotions and creams can cause serious allergic skin reactions, warn health officials.
May 30, 2014 PM EDT
The risk of developing the most deadly form of skin cancer, melanoma, was more closely related to sun exposure in early life than in adulthood in young Caucasian women, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a..
May 19, 2014 AM EDT
Chemicals in temporary tattoos can cause serious allergic reactions, warn health officials from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Apr 29, 2014 PM EDT
You know what you're going to say before you say it, right? Not necessarily, research suggests. A study from researchers at Lund University in Sweden shows that auditory feedback plays an important role in helping us determine what we're saying as we..
Apr 26, 2014 PM EDT
Researchers have successfully grown swaths of human skin from stem cells, creating a new and viable option for drug and cosmetic testing that currently involves the use of animals for early phase trials.
Apr 22, 2014 AM EDT
Holidaying in sunny locations and the usage of skin tanning beds have spiked up skin cancer rates in the U.K., according to officials.
Apr 01, 2014 PM EDT
A new study shows how uric acid in urine generates potentially hazardous "volatile disinfection byproducts" in swimming pools by interacting with chlorine, and researchers are advising swimmers to observe "improved hygiene habits."
Mar 20, 2014 PM EDT
Fitbit Inc., a producer of digital fitness trackers, is involved in a class-action lawsuit with a customer who claims that the company did not adequately warn consumers that the device was defective.
Mar 06, 2014 PM EST
Fish consumers from New York's China Town markets have been reporting large red bumps and lesions emerging on their skin. Heath officials have identified the bumps as a rare bacterial infection and are urging people who are exhibiting its symptoms to..
Feb 28, 2014 AM EST
Nearly 500 food products in the U.S. that are labeled 'healthy' contain hazardous industrial chemicals, according to an analysis by the Environmental Working group (EWG).
Feb 22, 2014 PM EST
Fitbit has announced a voluntary recall of the Fitbit Force wristband after consumers began to complain about severe rashes and other allergic reactions last month.