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Examining the potential preventative effects of minocycline prescribed for acne on the incidence of severe mental illnesses: A historical cohort study.

DOI: 0269881117743483  PMID: 29215319   Animal studies suggest that the antibiotic and microglial activation inhibitor, minocycline, is likely to have a protective effect against the emergence of psychosis but evidence from human studies is lacking. The aim of this study is to examine the effects of exposure to minocycline during adolescence on …

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False moisturizer claims may worsen skin conditions

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A review of some of the best-selling over-the-counter moisturizers finds that most products contain at least one allergen that could worsen the very skin condition it is designed to treat. The review, published online Sept. 6 in JAMA Dermatology, found that of 153 products, 88 percent contained at least one allergen …

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