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As of July 1, NCEA has joined the ranks of colleges and universities,
and now can administer the NCEA Examination in the comfort of your own home or office.
To earn the "NCEA Certified credential" you can study at home,
then take the Test in the comfort of your home or office.
You can attend a NCEA Certified Prep Class with same-day Testing.
Click here to learn more.
A Dermatologist, professor Olayinka Olasode has warned people against skin bleaching, saying a bleached skin was prone to skin cancer, hypertension, diabetics among other diseases.
Olasode, who teaches at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife, gave the warning in an interview with Newsmen in Ile-Ife recently.
Missing proteins may be the trigger for eczema, a recurrent, inflammatory skin condition, according to the latest research. The finding could bring new hope — and, eventually, a cure — to the millions of people who now suffer from the disorder, says Dr. Judy Hu of Advanced Dermatology, PC. Hu cites a study, published in the journal Nature Genetics, indicating a genetic mutation is behind the loss of a protein that plays a critical role in protecting skin from invading microbes, allergens and environmental pollutants.
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Boston University Medical Center via ScienceDaily
Researchers at Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine have found that using a black light, or Wood's light, helps dermatologists determine disease extent of melasma, a hyperpigmentation condition that causes brown and gray patches to appear on the face.
Trinity College Dublin via Medical Xpress
Researchers focusing on the common debilitating skin disease Hidradenitis suppurativa, which causes deep, painful lesions and leads to a poor quality of life have isolated new treatment options after performing a comparative analysis that showed which cells were active — and responsive to medication — in those living with HS.
A nitric oxide-releasing gel to treat acne vulgaris has been found to be extremely safe, according to three Phase 1 pharmacokinetic clinical trials presented in April at the annual meeting of the Society for Investigative Dermatology in Portland, Oregon.
A pilot study has successfully challenged the current non-evidenced medical recommendation that patients with acne scars should wait six to12 months after completion of oral isotretinoin treatment before the safe initiation of nonablative fractional laser resurfacing.
HealthDay News via Medical Xpress
A rare case of secondary syphilis, which primarily presented with multiple nodules on the scalp, has been detailed in a case report published online July 17 in the Journal of Dermatology.
Fan Li, from Sichuan University in Chengdu, China, and colleagues reported the case of a 51-year-old man who presented with a two-month history of multiple nodules on his scalp. The skin lesions had initially developed as groups of small nodules over the parietal area; in the following weeks, they increased in size and number.
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About half of patients will have skin of color by 2050, the U.S. Census Bureau projects. Of the many ways this demographic change will affect American society, there is one medical implication that is not widely appreciated. Dermatologists and the primary care physicians who refer to them will be faced with cutaneous diseases that happen more frequently in patients of color. Such skin conditions may be unique to patients with pigmented skin, present differently than in white patients or not be understood adequately.
You may not think of sunscreen as medication, but the FDA does, and so do many schools. School rules restricting suncreen use lead to dangerous sun exposure for students, dermatology associations say — and they're working to ensure kids are protected, one state at a time.
Adolescents who have acne may have higher grade point averages and higher earning potential in the job market, according to findings from a recent study.
Researchers from the departments of economics at Emory University, Atlanta, and Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, examined data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health.
In an effort to enhance the overall content of Warfield Weekly Update, we'd like to include peer-written articles in future editions. As a member of SDSS, your knowledge of the event industry lends itself to unprecedented expertise. And we're hoping you’ll share this expertise with your peers through well-written commentary. Because of the digital format, there's no word limit and our group of talented editors can help with final edits. If you're interested in participating, please contact Ronnie Richard to discuss logistics.
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**Register for any of the prep classes below by clicking here to the main page on NCEA, then scroll down to the specific state listing. Use the hyperlink adjacent to preferred date to register.
San Diego — July 25
For more information, contact Trainer Melanie M. Trehan at 619-838-5353
Torrance — June 28
For further information contact Wellness & Beauty Learning Center by Universal Companies at 800-558-5571, or email@example.com.
Woodland Hills — July 29
For more information contact Selective Esthetics at 818-876-0134, or www.selectiveesthetics.com.
Denver/Bloomfield — July 17
For more information contact Trainer Tina Silver at 303-808-4428.
Boca Raton — Aug. 16
For more information contact AW Advanced Skincare Training. Trainer
Adriana Wroth at 954-973-5799.
NEW JERSEY/NEW YORK/CONNECTICUT
Ridgewood, N.J. — Sept. 18
For more information contact Trainer Susanne S. Warfield at 201-670-4100.
Charlotte/Salisbury/Raleigh — Aug. 20
For more information contact Trainer Gayle M. Praechtl at 704-433-3545.
Charleston — Sept. 11
Greenville — Oct. 9
For more information on either classes, contact Trainer Alexandra Zani at 864-640-1516.
Charlotte/Salisbury/Raleigh — Oct. 16
For more information contact Trainer Karolinska Vega at 787-880-0173.
Dallas/Ft. Worth —
July 24, Aug. 21, Sept. 18
For more information contact Trainer Kathy Terry at 940-631-4218.
For more information contact Trainer Abigail Zsenai at 802-280-5892.
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Overview of the Certification Program: Sections 1 through 6.
Go to Universal Companies and then click on NCEA Certified Prep Webinars. Phone: 888-558-5571.
Call for ongoing class additions
Go to Victoria's Academy of Cosmetology. Phone: 509-979-7579
**Register for any of the prep classes above by clicking here to the main page on NCEA, then scroll down to the specific state listing. Use the hyperlink adjacent to preferred date to register.
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