Acne News

Date Posted
Article Title
10/23/2003
Zapping Zits Away

Fifteen minutes of laser light controls acne for three months, study finds

9/18/2003
Few Parents Help Kids Fight Acne

Survey finds many don't take teens to doctor to get treatment

8/2/2003
Heat Aggravates Acne

But face it, you are not alone

7/21/2003
Acne Worsens at Exam Time

Study bolsters folklore about stress and the skin

3/17/2003
Acne Drug Shows Promise for Childhood Eye Disease

In animal model, Accutane treats Stargardt's macular degeneration

1/15/2003
Perplexed Over Pimples

Fight acne with rigorous skin care rituals

12/17/2002
Pint-Size Pimples

No treatment needed for infant acne

12/16/2002
Eating Your Way to Acne

Western diet blamed for proliferation of pimples

8/20/2002
Light Therapy for Bacterial Acne

ClearLight is the first lightwave device OKd for pimple treatment

6/5/2002
Acne a Top Teen Concern

Organization offers scholarship for essays on the subject

5/13/2002
Stress Hormone Tied to Acne, Baldness

Study says it increases oil production

2/28/2002
Maker of Accutane Changes Labeling

Revisions deal with acne drug's links to depression, suicide

1/11/2002
Teen Pilot's Suicide Reopens Accutane Debate

Acne drug prescription found in his home restarts debate on side effects

12/20/2001
The Acne Period

New study offers first real evidence that acne flares during the menstrual cycle

11/2/2001
FDA Tightens Restrictions on Accutane

Tougher controls on prescription acne drug aimed at reducing pregnancy risks

8/17/2001
A Dangerous Misconception

Many women don't understand Accutane's graphic warning against pregnancy

7/17/2001
Acne Drug Draws Lawsuits

Families claim Accutane caused suicides