August 18, 2017

Prevention and Treatment of Spider Bites

The United States has only two genera of spiders that are venomous enough to be considered medically relevant.
June 16, 2017

Drug-Induced Hypersensitivity Reactions: Cutaneous Eruptions

In the course of practice, pharmacists are likely to encounter drug-induced skin reactions, which are characterized by different types of skin lesions and can range from mild to life-threatening.
November 17, 2016

Acne Vulgaris: Different OTC Treatments

With the recent Rx-to-OTC switch of Differin, patients now have another nonprescription option for acne.

October 14, 2016

Pseudofolliculitis Barbae: Prevention and Treatment

Pseudofolliculitis barbae (informally referred to as razor bumps) is a common, chronic, inflammatory skin condition that develops primarily as a result of shaving.
July 14, 2016

Avoiding Sunburn: All About Sunscreen

Broad-spectrum sunscreen blocks both UVA and UVB rays, providing protection from sunburn and skin cancer.