Acne

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Acne

A slang term for a break-out.
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BEIRUT: One of Lebanon's most common acne treatments and contraceptives, Diane-35, could be pulled off the pharmaceutical market following the decision of French health regulators Wednesday to suspend new prescriptions of the medication.
Rosacea fact file:Acne rosacea, or adult acne, is a different condition from the more common acne vulgaris, although the two are often confused.
The bioengineering graduate student from the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering developed a "smart delivery system" - published in the journal ACS Nano in March - capable of delivering lauric-acid-filled nano-scale bombs directly to skin-dwelling bacteria (Propionibacterium acnes) that cause common acne.