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Health Canada - Med-Effect reporting site - English
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  • Questions and answers about acne
       - National Institutes of Health
    This fact sheet contains general information about acne. It describes what acne is and how it develops, the causes of acne, and the treatment options for various forms of acne. Information is also provided on caring for the skin. If you have further questions after reading this booklet, you may wish to discuss them with your doctor.


  • Search for acne treatment
       - Postgraduate Medicine
    Virtually no one escapes adolescence and early adulthood unscathed by acne. However, advanced methods of therapy are now available to deal with all but the most recalcitrant forms of the condition. Unfortunately, stereotypical notions about causes and treatments still persist.


  • Acne-Net
       - Roche and American Academy of Dermatology

  • Acne, zits and pimples
       - DermNet New Zealand with links to DermNet's pages about acne, other follicular disorders and acne-like skin conditions.

  • Hormonal treatment of acne
       - DermNet New Zealand with nice review of Diane-35, Spironolactone, etc.

  • E-Medicine
       - Very comprehensive professional site with full descriptions and pictures

  • Acne vulgaris management
       -
    Handbook of Dermatology - Hong Kong

  • What is Industrial (Chloracne) Acne?
       - Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

Acne Rosacea - Adult Acne