Dermatology

Published Articles

Cheap diuretic as effective as antibiotics to treat female acne

The diuretic spironolactone should be used more often to treat acne because it is a safe and effective alternative to oral antibiotics, researchers say
14 June 2018

Medical Must-See: His and hers hookworm

A Canadian couple has highlighted the dangers of walking barefoot on the beach after returning from the Dominican Republic with an unwanted holiday souvenir.
02 February 2018

Why you should consider insulin resistance in acne patients

Insulin resistance may be an overlooked treatable factor for patients with persistent acne, a leading dermatologist says.
23 November 2017

Skin darkening agents get a tanning from TGA

The TGA has issued an official warning against the use of injectable tanning agents because of their adverse effects.
06 November 2017

9 new findings on keratinocyte cancers

Despite being among the most commonly treated cancers in Australia, there has been surprisingly little data on rates of keratinocyte cancers until now.
16 October 2017