2-Octyl Cyanoacrylate Skin Adhesive

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Surgical adhesives have become more prevalent in the Emergency Department (ED) to close #skin lacerations due to their ease of use, more complete surface contact and microbial barrier properties. They also have unique advantages over traditional suturing in the ED. This includes the ease of closure, the speed of closure, decreased or elimination of the need for topical or injectable anaesthetics, and reducing the need for specific aftercare including suture removal. Prior research has found that liquid skin adhesives for laceration closure are less painful and produce similar cosmetic effects when compared to sutures. While skin adhesives offer advantages opportunities for improvement exist. Ease of application is an important characteristic. The viscosity of the adhesive may cause problems if too low, flowing into sensitive areas including eyes and mucous membranes. If too high it may not adequately cover the wound or create a raised area that patients may find irritating, particularly children who may scratch at these raised areas which can increase the risk of infection.

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L 17 Cytokine in Psoriasis

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Psoriasis which was considered a disease of abnormal epidermal keratinocyte proliferation later was identified as T helper-1 (Th1) disease because an increase in Th1 pathway cytokines was observed in the lesions and in serum. Currently, a new paradigm has emerged where Th17 cells which produce IL-17 and IL-22, play a central role in the pathogenesis of psoriasis. The differentiation factors (TGF-beta, IL-6, IL-21), the growth and stabilization factor (IL-23), and the intracellular transcription factors (STAT3, RORγt, and RORalpha) are involved in the development of Th17 cells. IL-17A, part of a group of cytokines, called the IL-17 family plays a critical role in the pathogenesis of psoriasis. IL-17A enhances the expression of S100 proteins, chemokines CCL20, CXCL1, CXCL3, CXCL5, CXCL6, and CXCL8, and VEGF in keratinocytes leading to aberrant cell differentiation, proliferation, and immune activation. IL-17A has pleiotropic effects, but its main effect is recruitment and activation of neutrophils, angiogenesis and tissue remodelling by stimulating the production of angiogenic factors and matrix metalloproteases.

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Sexually Transmitted Infections among Sex Workers

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Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are a major public health concern in developing countries. They are increasing with the advent of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. Sex workers (SWs) are the most vulnerable population.

A cross-sectional and prospective survey was conducted at the STIs clinic in Cotonou, from November 2014 to April 2015. The STI clinic is currently the reference centre for the care of SWs and their clients in Cotonou. The SWs and their clients who consulted in the STI clinic for any reason were included with their informed consent. The diagnosis of STI was essentially based on the syndromic approach. Further medical tests were requested when necessary. Retroviral serology was performed free of charge for all included patients. Recruitment was based on a thorough sampling. The data collected with a survey form were analyzed with the Epi Info 7 software, which received the approval of the local ethics committee. Anonymity and confidentiality were respected in the processing of files.

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Get the Best Results From Beauty Products

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It is certainly not from exotic ingredients or brand-name only products. Obtaining great results depend on having a complete skin care routine. This routine should consist of skin-compatible products, targeted for your desired results. For example, if acne is your main focus, purchase products that combat acne. If lines and wrinkles are bothering you, don’t overload and complicate your product usage. Choose items that target your issues.

It’s actually that simple. Complete skin care means you ‘dot the essential I’s and cross the essential T’s’. And here’s where you start.

  • Cleanse skin to prepare it to absorb corrective actives.
  • Correct skin problems by choosing specific products designed to achieve your results.
  • Hydrate to maintain skin health.
  • Protect from damaging UV rays that lead to wrinkles and uneven skin pigment.

Ensure each step includes quality products. This is the secret to skin care that is repeatedly missed. Don’t be deceived by advertising claims enticing you to the latest and greatest! Learn why complete skin care is important.

While you’re at it, see my advice pages below. They will guide you to creating an effective routine for the results you want!

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Necrotic Arachnidism by Zorocrates guerrerensis

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The spiders (filo Arthropoda) occupy seventh place in global species richness. The genus Zorocrates Simon, consists of endemic species in Mexico. This arthropod used for feeding or defense, glandular secretions to manipulate their prey (including human), affecting their state of health or causing the death, by what are considered species of medical importance.

We present the case clinical female 19 years old, resident of the Mexico City, who came to the Parasitology Laboratory, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), commenting that three days before, sitting on his bed, felt pain in the left external tibial region at the level of the third half, discovering a large insect, repelling it immediately; minutes later, there are burning, and erythema in the area of reference, which evolves with formation of vials, which spontaneously bursts. Then presented erythematous, itchy, painful plaques, reason for the requested medical attention. The ulcerative lesion studied with slow progress until the cicatricial process.

Responsible arachnid is presented to the laboratory until the end of the treatment, which is identified as Zorocrates guerrerensis, species located in areas of the Mexico City (bedrooms, bathrooms, patios, zotehuelas, cisterns and gardens). There are no cases reported in Mexico and the world, about accidents caused by this species. It is suggested that the injury is due to the mechanics of the bite and not by the toxic effects of its secretion, which has not yet been characterized and that cannot be ruled out, along with other components, as head of the pathophysiological manifestations.

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Skin Cancer on the Rise

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The researchers report that, between 2000 and 2010, squamous cell carcinoma (also called cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma) diagnoses increased 263 percent, and basal cell carcinomas increased 145 percent. They compared the 2000-2010 period to two other segments of time: 1976-1984 and 1985-1992.

Women 30-49 experienced the greatest increase in basal cell carcinoma diagnoses; whereas, women 40-59 and 70-79 experienced the greatest increase in squamous cell carcinomas.

Men had an increase in squamous cell carcinomas between the first and second time period studied (1976-1984 and 1985-1992), but experienced a slight decline in the 2000-2010 period. However, for basal cell carcinomas, men over 29 showed similar increases in diagnoses in the 2000-2010 period than the two earlier periods.

 

Muscle Movement During Smile

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The smile may be the most common and flexible expression, used to reveal some emotions, cover others and manage social interactions that have kept communities secure and organized for millennia. But how do we tell one kind of smile from another?

“When distinguishing among smiles, both scientists and laypeople have tended to focus on true and false smiles. The belief is that if you smile when you’re not happy, the smile is false,” says Paula Niedenthal, a psychology professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. “But people smile in many different circumstances and during many emotional states. So asserting that only smiles that result from states of happiness are ‘true’ smiles limits our understanding of this important facial expression.”

Niedenthal and colleagues from Cardiff University and the University of Glasgow published a set of experiments that seek to expand our understanding of the human smile this week in the journal Psychological Science, showing three distinct, reliably recognized expressions — smiles of reward, affiliation and dominance — and describing the facial muscle combinations that make them.

Each smile hinges on an anatomical feature known as the zygomaticus major, straps of facial muscle below the cheekbones that pull up the corners of the mouth. But it’s not the only muscle at work.

Participants in the study looked at thousands of computer-generated expressions with random combinations of facial muscles activated — with one exception.

“We varied everything that could be varied in an expression, but our stimuli included some action from the smile muscle, the zygomaticus,” says Magdalena Rychlowska, a postdoctoral researcher at Cardiff. “We asked participants to tell us when they see a reward or affiliative or a dominance smile, and when the expression is not a smile.”

The researchers turned their participant-sorted smiles back on two more sets of observers, checking recognition and social messages until they had recipes for each smile.

For example, a reward smile — “probably the most intuitive,” Niedenthal says, “the kind of smile you would use with a baby, so he will smile back or do things you like” — is a symmetrical hoist of zygomaticus muscles plus a dash of eyebrow lift and some sharp lip pulling.

Affiliative smiles — used to communicate tolerance, acknowledgement, or a bond, and show that you’re not a threat — come with a similar symmetrical upturn to the mouth, but spread wider and thinner with pressed lips and no exposed teeth.

Dominance smiles are used to signify status and manage social hierarchies. They dispense with the symmetry, pairing a bit of lopsided sneer with the raised brows and lifted cheeks typically associated with expressing enjoyment.

“This facial expression has evolved to solve basic tasks of human living in social groups: Thanks, I like this. Don’t worry, I’m not going to hurt you. Hey, I’m in charge here,” Niedenthal says. “There are so many words people use to describe different smiles, but we see them as describing subtypes of a reward situation or an affiliative situation or a situation of negotiating hierarchy and having disdain for someone else.”

With precise physical descriptions of smile types, researchers can better classify subtypes and study the use and effects of smiles in pivotal human interactions.

“We now know which movements we should look for when we describe smiles from real life,” says Rychlowska. “We can treat smiles as a set of mathematical parameters, create models of people using different types of smiles, and use them in new studies.”

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Formation of Melanoma Tumors

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Researchers at the University of Iowa did just that, documenting in real time and in 3-D how melanoma cells form tumors. The cells waste no time finding their cancerous cousins, slashing their way through a lab-prepared gel to quickly join other melanoma cells and form tumors.

Biology professor David Soll and his team used unique computer-assisted 3-D reconstruction software to chronicle how both breast tissue cancer cells and melanoma cells form tumors. The group found the two cancers act similarly in the joining stages of tumor formation. With that knowledge, they screened more than four dozen monoclonal antibodies — unique agents that can stop cells from growing or forming tumors and can be mass produced — before finding two that block tumor creation in both types of cancer.

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Pharmacophore Modeling, 3D-QSAR, and Docking Study

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Phosphodiesterases 4 enzyme attracts the target for the designing of anti-inflammatory and bronchodilator agents. In many studies pharmacophore and atom based 3D-QSAR studies were carried out for pyrozolo[1,5-a]pyridine/4,4-dimethylpyrazolone analogues.

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Validation of Stability using the Chromatography Method

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Many studies were depicted the development of a validated reversed-phase HPLC method for the determination of the primary drug in thepresence of degradation products or pharmaceutical excipients. The separation is carried out on Hypersil BDS C18 column having particle size 5 μ using acetate buffer.

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Get the Best Results From Beauty Products

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It is certainly not from exotic ingredients or brand-name only products. Obtaining great results depend on having a complete skin care routine. This routine should consist of skin-compatible products, targeted for your desired results. For example, if acne is your main focus, purchase products that combat acne. If lines and wrinkles are bothering you, don’t overload and complicate your product usage. Choose items that target your issues.

It’s actually that simple. Complete skin care means you ‘dot the essential I’s and cross the essential T’s’. And here’s where you start.

  • Cleanse skin to prepare it to absorb corrective actives.
  • Correct skin problems by choosing specific products designed to achieve your results.
  • Hydrate to maintain skin health.
  • Protect from damaging UV rays that lead to wrinkles and uneven skin pigment.

Ensure each step includes quality products. This is the secret to skin care that is repeatedly missed. Don’t be deceived by advertising claims enticing you to the latest and greatest! Learn why complete skin care is important.

While you’re at it, see my advice pages below. They will guide you to creating an effective routine for the results you want!

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Radiation dermatitis

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Irritant contact dermatitis accounts for 80% of all contact dermatitis reactions. It occurs when the skin comes in contact with a substance that acts as an irritant. Even though over 2800 substances have been identified as irritants, almost any substance under the right circumstances can act as an irritant.

Skin Barrier in Irritant Contact Dermatitis
The epidermis acts as a barrier with an outer layer composed of dead cells in a water-protein-lipid matrix.

Acute Irritant Contact Dermatitis
Acute irritant contact dermatitis occurs when the skin comes in contact with a strong toxic chemical such as an acid or alkali. The rash occurs within minutes to hours after exposure and in most cases, healing occurs soon after exposure. This rash usually has sharp borders and consists of redness, vesicles, bullae, or skin sloughing.

  • Picture of irritant contact dermatitis on the foot

Chronic Cumulative Irritant Contact Dermatitis
Chronic cumulative irritant contact dermatitis is the more common of the two. This dermatitis occurs after repeated exposure to low-level irritants, such as soaps or shampoos. The rash may take weeks, months, or even years to develop.

The rash usually has poorly-defined borders, is very itchy, and consists of redness, scaling, fissuring, and lichenification.

  • Picture of irritant contact dermatitis on the hand

Treatment of Irritant Contact Dermatitis
The mainstay of treatment for irritant contact dermatitis is avoiding as many of the irritants as possible.

Other helpful measures include:

  • Reduce water exposure – because frequent water exposure actually dries out the skin and disrupts the barrier function of the epidermis, keep water contact to a minimum.
  • Moisturize – Frequent moisturization improves the barrier function of the skin. Avoid the use of moisturizers with perfumes since these may also act as an irritant.
  • Protection – Because the hands are often affected by irritant contact dermatitis, the use of gloves may help reduce exposure to the irritant.
  • Topical steroids – Medium- to high-strength topical steroids may be needed to reduce inflammation and itching.

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Role of Nanoparticles in Targeted Drug Delivery

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The use of nanotechnology in medicine and more specifically drug delivery is set to spread rapidly. Currently many substances are under investigation for drug delivery and more specifically for cancer therapy.

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The Significance of Beards

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Facial hair is in right now, whether it’s a subtle five o’clock shadow, a goatee, a full Duck Dynasty beard or some other variation. But beards haven’t always been this popular, and they’ve represented more than just fashion trends and primitive ways to protect your skin.

Going back to the Dynastic period in Egypt, facial hair was seen as a low class sign of animal tendencies. Men even went as far as removing their eyelashes!

As time went on, beards grew in favor. In ancient Greece, for example, beards were seen as signs of virility, manhood and wisdom. They were cut only during a time of mourning or as a form of punishment to Spartans.

The ancient Romans decided to distinguish themselves from the Greeks by being clean-shaven. It was so important to Roman culture that religious ceremonies were held when boys shaved for the first time.

By the years 330 – 1750 in Europe, facial hair had mixed support. While knights maintained beards as a sign of masculinity and honor, King Henry VIII and Queen Elizabeth weren’t fans, at least on those they ruled. King Henry kept his beard while everyone else had to pay a tax for growing one.

Forward ahead to the early 1900s in America and facial hair was not in vogue. Soldiers in WWI couldn’t have beards because they could interfere with gas masks. This led to a no-beard trend that continued until after WWII. Beards eventually made a comeback years later when they were sported by hippies and the Beatles.

Religions have different views on the topic. Christians didn’t depict Jesus with a beard until 500 CE, and early popes and bishops opposed beards. In Islam, beards are seen as an indicator of religious devotion to the Qur’an. Meanwhile, most Jewish men learn that Leviticus 19:27 maintains they can only trim and remove facial hair with scissors or, in modern times, an electric razor.

Politicians typically avoid beards because historically it was a sign of protest and later it suggested opposition to women’s issues. While many sports clubs used to have a less-than-favorable view of beards, that has changed in recent years. In 2015, more professional baseball players had beards than not.

Today, facial hair is popular enough that there is a World Beard and Mustache Championship and hipster men in New York have been known to pay more than $8,000 for facial hair transplants to fix less-than-perfect beards.

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Men With Hair Loss

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It’s a significant riddle technology has yet to completely solve, but there’s definite progress. Male pattern baldness is that mysterious condition that has enormous social significance but almost no medical significance and it’s been a great boon to the baseball cap industry, of course.

In this survey, we take the pulse of American men who have experienced hair loss, to understand three primary things: how men respond to that hair loss (with treatments or lack thereof), what motivates their responses, and how they feel about the subject overall.

The first order of business for us was to establish how much hair men are losing. Between thinning hair and more significant hair loss that results in bald spots, widow’s peaks and full baldness, it’s a fifty-fifty split. Among the half of men experiencing more severe hair loss, 43 percent report having a bald spot or widow’s peak and seven percent report they are fully bald. Naturally, the response to hair loss is informed by the amount of hair that’s been lost, so it’s important to keep these baselines in mind.

Surprising or not, a majority of men do very little to address their hair loss (particularly in the Northeast)—50 percent have responded by cutting their hair short or shaving it all off, while an additional one in four men don’t do anything different as their hair begins to disappear.

The least likely response is to go under the knife—just one percent of men undergo hair transplant surgery. Much more popular are shampoo treatments and medications like Rogaine and Propecia, the former being a spray, the latter being oral medication.
Guys on the West Coast are by far the most likely to explore over-the-counter treatments—nearly twice as many men experiencing hair loss on the West Coast have tried shampoos, than men in the Northeast. West Coast men are also most likely to have used sprays or medications: 34 percent on the West Coast have tried, versus an average of 18 percent throughout the rest of the country.

What motivates a particular guy’s response to his hair loss? Well, it’s not all about sex appeal. The most common answer was that doing something about it makes men feel more confident (sex appeal aside). That said, one in four men copped to wanting to enhance his sex appeal. Just behind that, statistically, was a desire to “fit in.” And the reasons men were least likely to cite as motivators to do something about their hair loss? It’s important to their work… or their significant other.

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Hydrogels Incorporated with Cancer Medicines

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Electric-field sensitive hydrogels are of great interest for many researchers from the aspects of their usage in several biomaterials applications. Controllable drug release under various voltages offers huge benefits for the controlled drug delivery systems. Electrically sensitive polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) hydrogels loaded with methotrexate (MTX) and other compounds were prepared via a solution casting process, and characterized through various techniques.

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Homology Modeling of Versatile Peroxidases from Pleurotus sapidus Reveals Residues for Site Directed Mutagenesis to Enhance the Bioremediation Ability

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Ligninolytic enzymes have potential applications in many fields and they are involved in the degradation of various xenobiotic compounds and dyes. Versatile peroxidases, a fungal enzyme, are industrially attractive and their applications have expanded to the field of bioremediation. Designing an enzyme that have higher catalytic activity, stability and fitting well with the required conditions are one of the challenges of today’s biotechnology. Versatile peroxidases are known to efficiently oxidize non-natural substrates like polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs). The accessibility of the PAHs to microbial cells is less. Hence by increasing the hydrophobicity of versatile peroxidases, the chance of the enzyme to meet the hydrophobic substrates such as PAHs in a contamination site can be increased. We have used an insilico approaches for optimal designing of versatile peroxidase to enhance its bioremediation ability.

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A Unified Bug Testing Software for Biological and Other Systems

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Automatic bug testing is very crucial for software systems that are widely used. This is especially true when the system is very complex. Unexpected and undesired events could happen due to the presence of bugs. For instance, a web system might take a very long time on a specific query because of the presence of a bug. We cannot expect the creators of the web system to be continually monitoring the system looking for such events. It will greatly benefit the creators of the web system if such events can be automatically detected and if they are notified in a timely fashion. In this paper we report one such bug testing software that we have created for the MnM web system for motif search. MnM is widely used by biologists all over the globe. We feel that the architecture we have employed for our bug testing software is generic and can be applied to other software systems as well. There exist numerous conventional bug testing software tools which are designed to perform only functional or graphical user interface testing.

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A Rarely Seen Entity: Morbus Morbihan Disease

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Morbus Morbihan disease is granulomatous complication characterized with facial edema occuring due to acne or rosacea. It is resistant to treatment; diagnosis could be difficult. 48 years old male patient applied to our polyclinic with complaint of swelling on left side of his face, around his eye and cheeks, persistent for 6 months. He previously applied to dermatology, dental and Otorhinolaryngology departments in various hospitals but no diagnosis could be made. There was no trauma, exposure to sun, drug use history or symptoms like pain and itch. He was complaining about visual swelling. He had edema stretching from left side of his face to orbital area and mild erythema in his dermatological examination. Our pathology department reevaluated biopsy preparations taken by the center he previously went. Rosacea lymphedema was reported. Doxycycline, ornidazole, ketotifen and flutamide were administered by assuming that patient has Morbus Morbihan disease. In the next examination after one month, it has been observed that edema was diminished. In fourth month, edema decreased a lot. Thus treatment was stopped. The patient was applied again in the following 2 months due to increase at edema on his face. That time 0.5 mg/day isotretinoin treatment started and at third month edema regressed. We found this case appropriate to present to emphasize that it is rare and that it should be considered.

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Healthcare Demographics and Specialty Variation in Atopic Dermatitis

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Importance: Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a common chronic skin disease with significant comorbidities and a dramatic impact on quality of life. Despite this, there is little-published information about healthcare utilization patterns for adults and children with AD.
Objective: To examine healthcare utilization for patients with AD who are cared for in a regional academic medical center.
Design: Retrospective cohort analysis. Setting: A mixed urban, suburban and rural catchment in the Western NY region.
Participants: All patients seeking medical care for their AD from March of 2011 to September 2015.
Main Measure(s): Age, sex, race, ethnicity, (demographics) and medical specialty (healthcare utilization). Patients were stratified and analyzed by age group.
Results: Adult AD patients (n=767) accounted for 38.2% of the AD population seeking healthcare in our system with a mean age of 42.7 ± 18.7 years. Among adults, females were seen more commonly than males (65.3% vs. 34.7%). In contrast, both genders were equally represented in the pediatric population (18 years; 35.2%). Dermatologists cared for the majority of patients (35.2%), followed by pediatricians (25.7%) and family medicine physicians (10.1%). African-Americans were nearly 3 times more likely than Caucasians to visit primary care physicians for their initial AD management (p<0001).
Conclusions and relevance: This study demonstrates that adult AD patients account for over a third of all AD visits in a regional academic medical center. Dermatologists managed the greatest number of AD patients, and the pediatric population was notable for a greater proportion of African American patients relative to the adults. This disparity between the proportions of African Americans in pediatric vs adult patients may reflect reduced access to care for adults. Alternatively, African-Americans may simply have a greater prevalence of pediatric onset AD coupled with greater disease resolution prior to adulthood. African-Americans also appear to seek

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Ways to Treat Damaged Hair in Winter

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It’s been a rough winter for most of the country. When you’ve got arctic temperatures and gusting winds you’ve also got low humidity in the air. And low humidity not only dries out your skin but also dries out your #hair. If your hair is feeling dry and brittle and is seeking the summer warmth, then read on.

Here are four tips to help you repair your damaged winter hair:

1. Reduce shampooing. Shampooing every second or third day will allow natural oils to remain on your hair and scalp and prevent further drying.

2. Go deep. Once to twice a week, massage a deep conditioner into your hair and scalp and let it rest as you shower. Then rinse with warm water. For extremely dry hair, try using a leave-in deep conditioner or conditioning hair mask that you apply before bedtime and rinse the following morning. Be sure to wear a hair net and to place a towel on your pillow so you don’t stain your bed sheets.

3. Go natural. Using hair dyers and other heating devices take a toll on your hair. When possible, allow your hair to air-dry, but aim for at least once to twice a week.

4. Cool off. Some women who chemically treat their hair (think highlights) and use heating devices regularly (think flatirons), develop trichorrhexis nodosa, or hair breakage. Once hair is broken, you can’t fix it. You can minimize additional damage by reducing usage of heating devices. Try every second or third day instead of every day.

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Pregnancy and End-of-Life Care

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Many state laws contain pregnancy exceptions to advanced directives. There is no uniform standard by which states decide when pregnancy should override a patient’s advanced directive. The issue of the pregnancy exception was brought to public attention in the Texas decision in Munoz vs. John Peter Smith Hospital. Munoz focused on the pregnancy exception with respect to a pregnant but brain dead woman.

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Attitudes and Knowledge on Cervical Cancer among Women from Rural and Urban Areas

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Cervical cancer is the fourth most frequent type of cancer which affects women at the global level. In 2012 there were 530,000 new cases of cervical cancer and 7.5% of the total number of deaths for women was due to this type of cancer. Women from urban areas have more knowledge of prevention of cervical cancer as compared to women from rural areas.

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IVF and Test Tube Baby

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IVF (in-vitro fertilization) and test tube baby, both the terms are inter-related to each other for establish a successful pregnancy. IVF also termed as assisted reproductive technology (ART) is a process of fertilization where the egg is combined with sperm outside the body under laboratory condition. Test tube baby is a procedure in IVF treatment that refers to a child that is conceived outside the women’s body by a scientific process i.e. IVF. Test tube baby is mainly a procedure in case of infertility (male or female) or with some genetic disorder.

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Baccalaureate nursing students create a holistic and culturally competent innovative toy or activity to teach a created pediatric patient receiving an intervention for a chronic disease

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The goal was to create an assignment that promoted understanding of the challenges that pediatric patients face when undergoing a procedure related to a primary diagnosis of a chronic condition, witnessed in recent times in acute pediatric clinical settings. While clinical experiences in pediatric courses are limited, this construction and simulation of an individualized case study encompasses aspects of nursing care with caring, creativity, teamwork, and application of previous courses’ knowledge. Students need to use empathy and creativity with application of previous course knowledge to create an age-appropriate teaching game or toy, appropriate for their individualized patient. Methods: Students enrolled in the pediatric course, as juniors in the BSN program, were divided into groups of four.

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A new approach to educating nurses with the baccalaureate degree (BSN): Arizonas concurrent education program (CEP)

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In the United States the most common pathway to prepare for licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) is through technical community college programs for an Associate Degree (AD). Research and professional organizations have recommended an increase in the number of baccalaureate-educated nurses (BSN) to improve patient outcomes, professional mobility, and preparation for leadership roles. The Institute of Medicine (2011) called for an increase of BSN nurses from 50% of the workforce to 80% by 2020, and encouraged innovative educational pathways and opportunities. But repeated studies demonstrate numerous barriers RNs encounter when they attempt to complete the BSN after the AD. In the state of Arizona, our response has been to develop partnerships between the state university BSN program and community college AD nursing programs in a new approach to nursing education.

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Sexual and Emotional Trauma

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Sexual and Emotional Trauma is caused due to sexual abuse and emotional abuse of a person. Sexual abuse is also known as molestation. It means one forcing to take part in sexual activities up on another. This sexual Abuse causes a major traumatic condition in women physically and mentally. Emotional abuse is also called as psychological abuse or mental abuse. The causes for emotional abuse are humiliation, diminishing, social deprivation, excessive demands or expectations and verbal assault. Both Sexual and Emotional trauma effects a person psychologically. Sexual and emotional Trauma can lead to self-harm, sleepless ness, sexually transmitted diseases, eating disorders, suicidal activities, disassociation. Taking good care of affected person can cure these disorders.

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Adenoma of the Ciliary Pigment Epithelium Misdiagnosed Clinically as Malignant Melanoma: A Case Report

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Adenoma of the ciliary pigment epithelium (CPE) is a rare intraocular neoplasm. Hence, it can present as a diagnostic challenge to both clinicians and pathologists. Here we are presenting a case report of a tumour that was initially misdiagnosed as malignant melanoma. Differentiating adenoma of CPE with choroidal melanoma is of utmost importance as adenomas have not been known to metastasize beyond the eye and local resection is curative. Melanomas may require enucleation. A correlation of clinical, histological and immunohistochemical parameter of this tumour is of prime importance in diagnosis of the tumor

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