Psoriasis in the News

Athletes Need to Guard Against Skin Woes

03/24/2015 - From blisters to burns, what to watch out for

Many Acne Patients Don't Take Their Meds, Survey Shows

03/20/2015 - Cost, forgetfulness, skin improvement were reasons cited for lapses

'Ground Zero' Workers at Risk of Autoimmune Diseases: Study

03/19/2015 - Prolonged exposure linked to rheumatoid arthritis, lupus

Scientists Spot Genes Linked to Rosacea

03/13/2015 - More than 16 million Americans have incurable skin condition

Health Tip: Spot the Symptoms of Scalp Psoriasis

03/11/2015 - They differ from ordinary dandruff

FDA Approves New Psoriasis Drug

01/21/2015 - Cosentyx blocks protein involved in inflammatory response of disease

New Psoriasis Drug Approved

01/21/2015 - Cosentyx hinders protein that spurs skin inflammation

Psoriasis Costs Americans Up to $135 Billion Annually, Study Finds

01/07/2015 - Much of the expense is for indirect effects, such as time lost from work, experts say

Preventing Diaper Rash

12/31/2014 - Dermatologist shares tips for protecting your baby's skin

Fewer U.S. Teens in Tanning Salons, Study Finds

12/23/2014 - But, millions still putting their skin's health at risk

Having Eczema Won't Make You Shorter

12/10/2014 - Though a few kids who also have sleep trouble may grow slower, study says

Eczema Cases Rising Among U.S. Children: Report

11/24/2014 - For most, proper skin care and topical treatments help, experts say

Psoriasis Tied to Raised Risk of Uncontrolled Blood Pressure

10/15/2014 - Researchers suspect inflammation is the common denominator

Keep It Clean After Ear Piercings

10/11/2014 - Dermatologist offers tips on preventing infections

As Culture Changed, So Did Melanoma Risk, Study Finds

10/07/2014 - New fashions led to more revealing clothing -- and tans

Health Tip: Help Prevent Acne Scars

10/01/2014 - Wash skin twice daily

Some U.S. Troops May Face Greater Skin Cancer Risk

09/19/2014 - Soldiers might not have regular access to sunscreen, research reveals

Psoriasis Treatment Choices Improving, FDA Says

09/05/2014 - Better understanding of the skin disease may lead to more personalized therapy

Light Therapy a Good Option for Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions, Study Says

08/27/2014 - But it's more painful, time consuming than common treatment, dermatologist notes

Health Tip: Soothing Psoriasis on the Feet

08/20/2014 - Soak your tootsies in oatmeal

Reference: Skin, Hair and Nails section on Better Medicine


This content is created or selected by the HealthGrades editorial team and is funded by an advertising partner. The content is subject to the HealthGrades medical review process for accuracy, balance and objectivity. The content is not edited or otherwise influenced by the advertisers appearing on this page except with the possible suggestion of the broad topic area. For more information, read the HealthGrades advertising policy.


Did You Know?

View Source

Psoriasis usually starts between ages 15 and 35.