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Skin lesions can now be treated with bioelectric stimulations

Study suggests bioelectric stimulations can be used to treat skin lesions.

31 Dec 2019 3:04 PM

Perception of skin contact more complex than previously thought

Brain network responsible for perception of touch much more complex than we know.

28 Nov 2019 10:50 AM

Detox your skin to make it fresh and healthy once again

As happy a festival as Diwali is, we do end up being exposed to a lot of pollution because of the firecrackers.

01 Nov 2019 11:12 PM

Researchers develop multi-layer silicone membrane capable of mimicking human skin

Researcher creates artificial skin that mimics human skin.

22 Oct 2019 9:49 AM

Pain sensing nerves help fight skin infection

Skin nerves anticipate and fight infection: study.

29 Jul 2019 10:42 AM


Man receives under-skin chip implant live at MWC2019

A man volunteered to have a chip inserted under his skin live on stage.

26 Feb 2019 9:05 AM

Dry january can benefit you in many ways, says study

Dry january can help you lose weight and enough sleep.

29 Dec 2018 5:28 PM

Here's all you need to know about fascia ailments

Fascia is a sheet of fibrous tissue that envelops the body beneath the skin, which also encloses muscles and groups of muscles.

10 Nov 2018 5:10 PM

Here's why diabetics should get proper sleep

Here is what a new study has found.

21 Aug 2018 1:35 PM

Scientists discover how to target ‘undruggable cancers’ which affect 50 per cent of cases

Scientists say that the cancers they hope to treat are particularly stubborn thanks to mutations that make cells grow out of control.

14 Aug 2018 9:24 AM


Having a fan on in bedroom could be irritating allergies and drying out skin

Allergies, asthma and dry eyes could all be irritated by fans which, as well as lowering temperature in room, blows dust and pollen around.

28 Jul 2018 2:20 PM

Sun-sensitive people need more than sunscreen to avoid sunburn

It’s good to see that shading has become the main form of sun protection as it’s free, inexpensive and feels better than being outside.

11 Jul 2018 3:53 PM

Surgeons create penis for transgender man using skin from his forearm

Surgeons have created a penis for a transgender man using skin from his forearm - allowing him to feel full sensation of the organ.

29 Jun 2018 2:13 PM

Teens with eczema may not follow prescribed treatment regimen

One problem may be they want their medicine to instantly clear up any patches of skin reddened by eczema.

24 Jun 2018 6:24 PM

Here are 5 ways deodorant is harming your health

The skin absorbs a great deal of what is applied on it, including chemicals.

02 Jun 2018 12:13 PM


No need for high-dose vitamin D in infants: study

Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy was associated with a lower risk of infants being small for their gestational age.

30 May 2018 10:40 AM

For job-related skin problems, best prevention unclear

Gloves and barrier creams can help to diminish the impact and direct contact of the irritating chemicals on the skin.

30 May 2018 10:03 AM

Portable 3D skin printer can heal wounds in minutes

The current preferred treatment is called split-thickness skin grafting.

07 May 2018 2:23 PM

New hope for better wound healing in diabetics

The extracellular matrix is a meshwork that serves as the structural foundation for cells, like the scaffolding used in construction.

23 Apr 2018 8:02 AM

Woman's face uncontrollably swells up due to sun poisoning

Find out more about the dangers.

06 Apr 2018 11:52 AM