Athlete's Foot: Take These Precautions to Reduce Your Chances of Catching Athlete's Foot
April 22, 2014 10:59 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 22, 2014) - Despite the name, athlete's foot can happen to anyone. It is a common fungal infection that most people get from walking barefoot in moist public...
Skin Care for Athletes: Stay in the Game With Preventative Tips From Dermatologists
April 15, 2014 12:52 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 15, 2014) - Although many athletes understand the importance of keeping their muscles and bones healthy, it's also important for them to take care of their skin....
Treating Poison Ivy: Ease the Itch With Tips From Dermatologists
April 08, 2014 11:30 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 8, 2014) - As summer approaches and the landscape turns greener, so too are the leaves from poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac. When the oil from these...
Beauty Breakthroughs From the American Academy of Dermatology
April 01, 2014 13:43 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 1, 2014) - The American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) presents three leading dermatologists' expert opinions on the newest beauty technologies, ingredients and...
American Academy of Dermatology Highlights Skin, Hair and Nail News at Annual Scientific Meeting
March 21, 2014 11:30 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2014) - The American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) is holding its 72nd Annual Meeting in Denver, March 21-25, 2014, at the Colorado Convention...
Eczema and Bleach Baths: Follow Dermatologists' Instructions to Keep Children Safe
January 14, 2014 13:39 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Jan 14, 2014) - Eczema is a common skin condition in children, which begins with very itchy skin. Scratching can cause a rash that can become infected. If your...
Dermatologists Share Home Remedies for Dry Skin
December 10, 2013 12:29 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Dec 10, 2013) - Dry skin is a common problem during the winter and its effects can be painful -- causing the skin to flake, itch, crack and even bleed. Yet...
New Toolkit Aims to Decrease Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections
November 20, 2013 12:15 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwired - Nov 20, 2013) - A new toolkit, "Preventing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections - Useful Tools, An International Perspective," developed by The Joint...
The Joint Commission's New Speak Up(TM) Brochure Offers Advice About Memory Problems and Dementia
November 13, 2013 19:03 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwired - Nov 13, 2013) - The Joint Commission announced the release of a new Speak Up™ brochure, "What You Should Know about Memory Problems and Dementia," that...
Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare Joins Forces With the Patient Safety Movement Foundation
November 12, 2013 20:36 ET | Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare
IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 12, 2013) - The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, a leading non-profit organization dedicated to solving health care's most critical safety and...