Multicomponent intervention to prevent mobility disability in frail older adults: randomised controlled trial (SPRINTT project)

Jennifer E. Engen

Abstract Objective To determine whether a multicomponent intervention based on physical activity with technological support and nutritional counselling prevents mobility disability in older adults with physical frailty and sarcopenia. Design Evaluator blinded, randomised controlled trial. Setting 16 clinical sites across 11 European countries, January 2016 to 31 October 2019. Participants […]

How to Prevent Mask Acne (Maskne)

Jennifer E. Engen

We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Here’s our process. Just pulled down your face mask and *gasp* — more mask acne?! Mask acne (aka “maskne”) is a breakout caused by wearing a […]

Maskne: How to Treat and Prevent Acne Caused by Face Masks

Jennifer E. Engen

Though adult acne isn’t anything new, more and more adults long past their teen years are reporting pimples—and it’s likely due to wearing a face mask. While mask-wearing is an essential part of controlling the spread of the coronavirus, experts agree they’ve seen an influx of mask-related acne, called maskne. […]