DermTV – How Do Antibiotics Treat Acne [DermTV.com Epi #323]

Hello I’m Dr. Neal Schultz And welcome to DermTV. One of the more important treatments for acne with red pimples, pus pimples or cysts, is antibiotics. But acne isn’t an infection. The red pimples, pus pimples and cysts aren’t contagious… acne isn’t contagious… You can’t spread it to yourself or to other people. Well, if inflammatory acne, which […]

Antibiotic Awareness: Sore Throat or Pharyngitis

(gentle synth music) – Sore throats, or what we call pharyngitis, are typically caused by common colds and don’t usually need antibiotics. Hi, I’m Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson, in partnership with the Washington State Department of Health. I’m here to talk about sore throats, also called pharyngitis. The main thing that you need to remember is that most […]