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Which birth control is used for acne

Which birth control is used for acne women with severe cramping due to endometriosis, however, continuous pills are recommended. Rachel is a board-certified dermatologist and Assistant Clinical Professor at Mount Sinai Hospital Department of Dermatology. If it does not help and acne persists, strongly suggest consulting your dermatologist for the best next step. Some women… Read More »

New coronavirus looks set to cause a pandemic – how do we control it?

By Debora MacKenzie The new coronavirus, as imaged by an electron microscopeZhu et al/NEJM © 2020, Massachusetts Medical Society The new coronavirus may be about to go global. Speaking at a press conference earlier this week, Gabriel Leung at the University of Hong Kong said that without “substantial, draconian measures limiting population mobility” – even… Read More »

Blood pressure control could slow age-related brain damage

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,1 1 in 3 American adults (about 75 million people) have high blood pressure, and about 46% have uncontrolled high blood pressure, which increases your risk for a number of serious health problems, including heart disease, stroke,2 kidney disease3 and dementia.4 With regard to dementia, previous research5… Read More »

Compulsory vaccines are needed to keep measles under control in the UK

21 million children miss the first dose of measles vaccine every yearBSIP/UIG via Getty Images By New Scientist staff and Press Association The UK should consider introducing compulsory measles vaccinations before children start school, according to a team of researchers in Italy. Their analysis of international measles data suggests that current vaccination policies are not… Read More »