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Risk of Dementia & Alzheimer's Greater in Rosacea Patients

Posted: 5/31/2016

head and brain

Rosacea patients may face a slightly increased risk for dementia and Alzheimer’s disease later in life, according to a recent study in Denmark.



Fitness Without the Rosacea Flare-ups

Posted: 5/23/2016

Unlike other rosacea triggers that might be easier to forgo, like hot baths or spicy food, exercise and other physical activity are more essential to leading a healthy lifestyle. Read on to find five fun low heart-rate exercise options to consider.



Ocular Rosacea Studies Help Define Disease Process

Posted: 5/16/2016

eyes

Two recent small studies on ocular rosacea yielded new findings that help in understanding its manifestations as well as the disease process.



Latest Rosacea Review Newsletter Available Online

Posted: 5/9/2016

Spring 2016 Rosacea Review

Read about a new study that finds genetics and the environment may equally contribute to rosacea, a theory suggesting rosacea may be the result of a protective adaptation, the possibility that computers may someday be used to assess rosacea redness, and more.



With Summer Comes Sunscreen Season

Posted: 5/2/2016

baby with sunscreen

Summer is here, and the sun is shining. Here are some tips on minimizing rosacea flare-ups from sun exposure.



Tell Your Story & You Could Win a Trip to Los Angeles

Posted: 4/26/2016

It’s Time to “Face” the Facts About Rosacea – Educate Yourself and Break Up with Your Makeup for a Chance to Win a Trip to Los Angeles



Tips for Rosacea Trigger-Free Living

Posted: 4/21/2016

Japanese garden

While it may not be possible to avoid everything that might trigger a sudden increase in signs and symptoms, here are more tips on ways to keep flare-ups to a minimum.



Potential Link Found Between Rosacea & Parkinson’s Disease

Posted: 4/15/2016

Copenhagen, Denmark

Researchers in Denmark observed a potential increased risk of Parkinson’s disease in individuals with rosacea.



Research Uncovering Comorbidity Extends Scientific Knowledge

Posted: 4/8/2016

comorbidity

There have been several studies in recent months focusing on ‪rosacea‬'s comorbidity with other diseases — but what does comorbidity mean? Two medical scientists explain.



Awareness Month Highlights Increased Health Risks

Posted: 4/1/2016

Rosacea Awareness Month

New studies are now revealing potential associations between rosacea and increased risks of cardiovascular disease, gastrointestinal disease, certain types of cancer and many other systemic illnesses.



Rosacea Discussed at AAD Annual Meeting

Posted: 3/21/2016

2016 AAD Annual Meeting

New information on rosacea was presented during the American Academy of Dermatology annual meeting in Washington, DC.



Scientists Identify Connection Between PTSD and Rosacea

Posted: 3/14/2016

PTSD
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be associated with increased risk of neurogenic rosacea, according to a new study presented at the AAD annual meeting.



Spring Tips for Avoiding Flare-ups

Posted: 3/7/2016

spring flowers

By taking extra steps to minimize the potential for flare-ups, you can help make spring a time of renewal rather than regret.



Rosacea Associated with Increased Risk of Brain Cancer

Posted: 2/29/2016

glioma

A new study in Denmark found that rosacea is associated with an increased incidence of glioma, the most common form of cancer in the central nervous system.



Rosacea May Be Linked to Smoking, New Study Finds

Posted: 2/22/2016

cigarette

A recent study in Turkey found that increased risk of rosacea may be associated with smoking.



Computers May Evaluate Rosacea Redness in the Future

Posted: 2/15/2016

facial redness

Physicians and researchers may soon have a new computer-based process to help objectively assess the redness of subtype 1 rosacea.



Rosacea Awareness Month to Focus on Health Risk News

Posted: 2/8/2016

Rosacea Awareness Month

New studies are now showing this widespread disorder may also be associated with increased risks of cardiovascular disease, gastrointestinal disease, certain types of cancer and many other systemic illnesses.



Rosacea Patients Watch What They Put on Their Skin

Posted: 2/1/2016

skin cream

While most rosacea patients pay attention to the ingredients in the skin-care products and cosmetics they use, for many it's a process of trial and error to determine what to avoid.



Is Rosacea a Result of Climate Adaptation?

Posted: 1/18/2016

It's been called the "Curse of the Celts," but a new theory suggests rosacea may be the result of a broad genetic adaptation that originated in people who lived in the colder climates of northern Europe.



Resolve This Year to Find Rosacea Relief

Posted: 1/11/2016

Whether you are newly diagnosed or have been suffering with rosacea for a while, each year brings further opportunity to find relief.



A Year of Progress: 2015 in Review

Posted: 1/4/2016

From advances in rosacea research to global public awareness, 2015 was a banner year for rosacea. Here’s a look back.



Research Findings Presented at SID Annual Meeting

Posted: 12/28/2015

Medical scientists reviewed research on the microbiome, genetics and pathophysiology of rosacea and presented results of new studies funded by the NRS during its research workshop at the 2015 Society for Investigative Dermatology annual meeting.



Santa's Red Cheeks May Signify Rosacea, Says Doctor

Posted: 12/21/2015

Allegations that Santa Claus’ red nose and cheeks were due to drinking too much spiked eggnog were laid to rest today when the negative results of a blood alcohol test were released. Turns out, however, that both Santa and Rudolph have rosacea, officials reported.



Break the Ice with Your Rosacea

Posted: 12/14/2015

Talking about your rosacea or responding to comments can be challenging, but it doesn't have to be difficult. Ease up the conversation with these tips.



Keep the Holiday Cheerful with These Winter Rosacea Tips

Posted: 12/7/2015

holiday ornament

Following strategies to help avoid your individual triggers may help you get through the holiday season without a flare-up.