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Flare-Ups Hit Often but Medicine Eases Severity: Survey

Posted: 10/20/2014

It's widely reported that even Princess Diana struggled with rosacea. Read more about the frequency and severity of the condition in these new survey results.



NRS Medical Advisory Board Announces Research Grants

Posted: 10/14/2014

The NRS recently awarded funding for important new research studies, including the identification of rosacea genes.



Out with Summer, in with Fall...But Not the Rosacea

Posted: 10/7/2014

Now that temperatures are starting to drop, here are tips to help keep rosacea flare-ups at bay in colder, windy weather.



Calm Yourself Down and Your Skin Will Calm with You

Posted: 9/23/2014

It's well known that stress is a top trigger for rosacea flare-ups, but new research may point to the direct effect stress has on the skin.



Demodex Surfaces Again at Summer AAD Meeting

Posted: 9/18/2014

The microscopic mite Demodex folliculorum resurfaces again as a possible cause and and therapeutic target for rosacea at this year’s American Academy of Dermatology summer meeting. 



New Rosacea Review Now Available Online

Posted: 9/8/2014

The latest issue of Rosacea Review is now online featuring information on navigating the complex system of insurance coverage, new research in rosacea and a patient success story.



Getting Back on Track With Your Rosacea

Posted: 9/3/2014

Disruptions in life or a break in routine may set the stage for a rosacea flare-up. Use these pointers to help you get back on track.



Back to School: A Rosacea Primer

Posted: 8/26/2014

The end of summer means back to school for many across the country. Start the school year off right with a mini refresher course on Rosacea 101.



Success Story: Accidental Diagnosis Leads to Relief

Posted: 8/18/2014

One patient's visit to the doctor's office with her son led to a rosacea diagnosis and a prescription for therapy that started her journey to relief.



How to Navigate the Health
 Care System for Drug Therapy

Posted: 8/11/2014

Getting the medication intended by your doctor can be challenging in today's increasingly complex health care system. Learn more about the ins and outs of prescription insurance coverage.



Tips for Preparing for Social Events

Posted: 7/28/2014

Whether the occasion is a family wedding, a business dinner or a “night on the town,” the desire to look your best is the same. 



Changing Seasons Can Trigger Flare-Ups, Survey Shows

Posted: 7/21/2014

From spring’s blooming flowers to autumn’s falling leaves, the change in weather can also bring challenges to rosacea patients, according to a new National Rosacea Society patient survey.



What’s in Your Summer Toolkit?

Posted: 7/14/2014

As you take advantage of what summer has to offer, help stay free of rosacea symptoms by preparing yourself with our “Rosacea Summertime Survival Toolkit.”



Dr. Day on Rosacea in Everyday Health

Posted: 7/7/2014

Over the years, rosacea has gone from a mysterious facial malady with little public or medical community awareness to a widely discussed condition. Read a new article published in Everyday Health by rosacea expert, Dr. Doris Day.



What’s Sweating Got to Do with It?

Posted: 6/30/2014

Summertime is in full swing throughout the country, and with more heat and sun comes more sweat.



Research Defines Role of Moisture Barrier in Rosacea

Posted: 6/26/2014

The facial skin of rosacea sufferers may be more susceptible to irritants due to impaired barrier function, a recent study found, resulting in the dryness experienced by many with the disorder.



Tips for Avoiding Solar Flare-ups

Posted: 6/16/2014

Summer may bring nostalgia for afternoons spent lying in the sun, but for many with rosacea even a simple sunny day now presents a challenge.



Latest Rosacea Review Now Online

Posted: 6/9/2014

The latest issue of Rosacea Review issue is now online, featuring an article on Rosacea Awareness Month as well as rosacea insights from the American Academy of Dermatology annual meeting.



Survey Shows Public Awareness of Rosacea Increasing

Posted: 6/2/2014

Although public awareness of rosacea has grown significantly in the past two decades, knowledge of its wide range of potential signs and symptoms continues to lag, according to a new patient survey conducted by the National Rosacea Society.



The Physical Pain of Rosacea – What You Don’t See

Posted: 5/29/2014

While facial redness, bumps or pimples may be the most common signs of rosacea, what you can’t see may be just as debilitating -- and important to discuss with your physician.



Tips for Deflecting Hurtful Comments

Posted: 5/20/2014

While most people are not intentionally cruel, sometimes they say things without thinking. Use these tips to deflect hurtful comments.



Flushing, Mites & More: Rosacea at AAD Annual Meeting

Posted: 5/12/2014

The physical mechanisms behind facial flushing, the lifestyles of Demodex mites and proper skin care were all hot topics at this year's AAD annual meeting.



Change in Skin Care Bolsters Outcome

Posted: 5/5/2014

One patient from Oregon found relief from her rosacea with a simple change in her skin-care routine.



Lupus or Rosacea? Test May Mislead

Posted: 4/25/2014

Lupus erythematosus and rosacea share several signs and symptoms, but new research shows that current tests may not be as indicative as once believed in telling them apart.



New Survey Finds People with Rosacea More Likely to be Judged Negatively

Posted: 4/23/2014

New Survey finds People with Rosacea are more likely to be Judged Negatively upon First Impression than People with Clear Skin