Yeast Infections Misdiagnosed As Acne

In some cases dermatologists and patients mistakenly diagnose fungal infection as acne. This can lead to problems as many acne treatments are not only ineffective against fungal infections but can also make the infection worse. In this post I’ll tell you more about this acne-like fungal infection, how to tell it apart from acne, and … Read more

Long-Term Minocycline Treatment May Turn Your Skin Blue

OK, sorry about the sensational headline, I just couldn’t resist. Especially since there’s a grain of truth to it. I just came across case reports and papers reporting skin hyperpigmentation after minocycline treatment. These describe people who have developed blue/gray areas on their skin following minocycline treatment. Apparently this not so common but also not … Read more