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New Study Links Rosacea & Chronic Systemic Diseases

Posted: 10/26/2015

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Medical research continues to suggest that rosacea may have deeper connections with general health.



Rosacea Impacts Work Life, According to New Survey

Posted: 10/20/2015

In the latest NRS survey, more than 75 percent of rosacea patients said their condition had affected interactions with others in the workplace. 



Does Your Beauty Cabinet Need a Skin Care Products Detox?

Posted: 10/12/2015

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.



Potential Links Reported Between Rosacea and Cancer

Posted: 10/6/2015

New study analysis suggests rosacea patients may be at an increased risk for thyroid cancer and the skin cancer basal cell carcinoma.



NRS Awards New Grants for Rosacea Medical Research

Posted: 9/29/2015

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. 



Physicians Discuss ‘Perfect Storm’ for Rosacea in the Body

Posted: 9/21/2015

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How does rosacea develop in the body? Doctors discussed the underlying "perfect storm" at this year's American Academy of Dermatology summer meeting.



Tips for Avoiding Flare-ups in the Car

Posted: 9/14/2015

What does driving have to do with rosacea? Perhaps more than you think. Consider these lifestyle tips before you step behind the wheel.



Heading Back to School With Rosacea

Posted: 8/31/2015

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.



Now Online: Special Rosacea Review

Posted: 8/24/2015

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.



Experts Discuss Role of Demodex in Rosacea Care

Posted: 8/17/2015

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.



New Survey Shows Many Professionals Note Rosacea

Posted: 8/3/2015

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.



Sunscreen: Are You Doing it Right?

Posted: 7/28/2015

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? 



New Study Links Rosacea and Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Posted: 7/21/2015

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Recent studies point toward a potential broader connection between rosacea and cardiovascular disease.



Beat the Red with these Summer “Mocktails"

Posted: 7/13/2015

Does alcohol trigger your rosacea symptoms? Try these tasty “mocktails” as a substitute for all the fun without the flare-ups.



Hitting the Green Without Turning Red

Posted: 7/6/2015

Fore! Don't grab your golf clubs this summer without taking these precautions for your rosacea.



Men with Rosacea Face Different Symptoms

Posted: 6/29/2015

While clinical studies have suggested that rosacea may occur up to three times more often in women than in men, its effect on men shouldn’t be overlooked.



Your Rosacea Guide to Wedding Season

Posted: 6/23/2015

Saying "I Do" shouldn't mean saying "yes" to a rosacea flare-up. Get prepared for the wedding season with this handy guide.



New Study Defines Rosacea and Damage From the Sun

Posted: 6/15/2015

While visible blood vessels may often appear in subtype 1 rosacea, they can also develop from sun damage. Now a new NRS-funded study has documented for the first time the clinical differences between the two.



Researchers Discover New Pathway for Advances in Therapy

Posted: 6/4/2015

In an NRS-funded study, researchers have broken through the maze to discover a new pathway for potential advances in rosacea therapy.



Tell Your Story & You Could Win a Trip to NY Film Festival

Posted: 5/28/2015

Rosacea’s Impact Goes More than Skin Deep – Empower Yourself with the Facts and Break Up with Your Makeup For A Chance To Win A Trip To The New York Film Festival



Spring Rosacea Review Now Online

Posted: 5/21/2015

Spring is finally here and so is the latest Rosacea Review newsletter featuring results of the newest patient survey, tips for going to a day spa and answers to common patient questions. 



Protect Against Spring Flare-ups this Gardening Season

Posted: 5/18/2015

Springtime can mean flare-ups for many rosacea sufferers, especially with more time spent outdoors. Protect yourself against the sun, heat and wind with these easy tips.



When Should You See a Doctor?

Posted: 5/11/2015

While rosacea symptoms can be subtle or complex, and our new "When to See a Doctor" page provides information on spotting the early warning signs of rosacea that can tell you it’s time to seek professional diagnosis and appropriate therapy.



Patient Success Story: Newspaper Ad for Study Brings Relief

Posted: 5/4/2015

A newspaper ad led to diagnosis and relief for this patient who didn't even know she had rosacea. 



New Study Discovers Genetic Variants May Be Linked to Rosacea

Posted: 4/28/2015

As a major step in finding the causes of rosacea, researchers hone in on a possible genetic connection in this NRS-funded study.