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Why do I have such bad acne

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Use real science: Acne isn't caused by "bad" toxins. Someone not only told you this in baby talk, they told you lies and made you feel dirty in order to to sell you som ... Read More

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Bolesta
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: Lifting should not have a direct affect on your skin. See your primary doctor or a dermatologist about the acne.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
21 years experience Dermatology
Try limiting : More than five servings of dairy (milk, cheese, ice cream, yogurt, etc.) may increase acne breakouts in some women. Try to control your dairy intake f ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
Depending : Depending on the severity of your acne, there are several options. There are prescription topical creams/gels such as tretinoin, adapalene, and benzo ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Food Myths: Nope. Not in any way. If so more than a billion people would be in trouble.
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A female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Not a side effect: Acne, or worsening acne has not been reported as a side effect of acyclovir. See this page where it lists the skin related side effects that have occ ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Acne: Not taking care of your self is never healthy but acne is from hormones, bacteria and an impaired ability to exfoliate. Sun won't help you need to se ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Folliculitis: The skin condition on your buttock seems more likely a superficial skin infection called folliculitis. See your doctor.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Masturbation has nothing to do with acne. Measage me for more info on acne treatments.
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