Psoriasis Awareness Month: Advancements in Psoriasis Care

August marks the beginning of Psoriasis Awareness Month¬†during which healthcare organizations, such as the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF), raise awareness for the 8 million Americans affected by the disease. Often regarded as a simple skin condition, psoriasis has been linked to diabetes, heart disease, and other detrimental comorbidities in nearly a third of patients and …

Botox for Social Anxiety and Depression

Although most commonly used for cosmetic purposes, botulinum toxin type A (BT), may play a role in the future treatment of bipolar depression and social anxiety disorder, according to recent preliminary research. Previously, small but notable studies have revealed significant symptom improvement in patients with depression after a single Botox treatment, suggesting its efficacy as …