Coronavirus Update

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) across the world is causing concern. At this stage we all need to do our best to limit the spread of this condition. There is no cure currently and only a…

Isotretinoin not associated with depression

Research presented at the American Academy of Dermatology last week has confirmed something that I have been saying to my patients for some time.  The paper reported that isotretinoin exposure is not an independent risk factor…

At last New Eczema Treatments for Children

During the 18 years that I have been working in dermatology, I have never been able to recall such an exciting time for children with Atopic Dermatitis (eczema). Whilst there have ben advances in dermatology…