From advances in rosacea research to global public awareness, 2015 was a banner year for rosacea. Here’s a look back.
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.
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. “There was no alcohol in his blood,” stated the medical examiner. His test did, however, register unusually high levels of gingerbread and hot chocolate, officials reported.
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.
Following strategies to help avoid your individual triggers may help you get through the holiday season without a flare-up.
The strongest El Niño weather pattern in 50 years is in full swing across the country, and that might be good news for some rosacea sufferers – at least for now.
Researchers have identified a family of molecules that may play an important role in the development of rosacea, further advancing the understanding of the disease.
The new issue features updates in medical research, a peek inside the latest American Academy of Dermatology meeting and tips for avoiding flare-ups while driving.
Do you have your genes or environmental factors to thank for your rosacea? A new NRS-funded study published in JAMA Dermatology says it could be equally both.
Many rosacea patients point to hot peppers when thinking about spice-related triggers, but could the popular Pumpkin Spice Latte season pose a similar food-related threat?
Medical research continues to suggest that rosacea may have deeper connections with general health.
In the latest NRS survey, more than 75 percent of rosacea patients said their condition had affected interactions with others in the workplace.
Is your beauty cabinet starting to resemble the aisle of a department store, yet your signs and symptoms still persist? Maybe it's time for a cosmetics and skin care products detox.
New study analysis suggests rosacea patients may be at an increased risk for thyroid cancer and the skin cancer basal cell carcinoma.
The National Rosacea Society announced it has awarded funding for three new studies, in addition to continuing support for two ongoing studies, as part of its research grants program.
How does rosacea develop in the body? Doctors discussed the underlying "perfect storm" at this year's American Academy of Dermatology summer meeting.
What does driving have to do with rosacea? Perhaps more than you think. Consider these lifestyle tips before you step behind the wheel.
Whether you have a child heading back to school, are going back yourself or will be helping a granddaughter or grandson gear up for the school year, study up on ways you can avoid flare-ups.
The past few years have seen great progress in rosacea research, including genetic variants tied to the disorder, new pathways for potential advances in therapy and distinguishing between subtype 1 and sun damage. Read all about it in this special issue of Rosacea Review.
As research continues to reveal the many ways the human microbiome may affect human health, the potential role of microscopic Demodex mites in rosacea has come into sharper focus.
While dermatologists are the most likely to provide ongoing care, family physicians, eye doctors and nurse practitioners among other professionals are also recognizing the signs and symptoms of rosacea.
Proper sunscreen use is a must to protect against sun damage and potential rosacea flare-ups, but is the overconfidence of sunscreen causing you to stay out too long?
Recent studies point toward a potential broader connection between rosacea and cardiovascular disease.
Does alcohol trigger your rosacea symptoms? Try these tasty “mocktails” as a substitute for all the fun without the flare-ups.