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Posted: 11/14/2017

Obesity may be associated with a higher risk of rosacea in women, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Posted: 11/08/2017

The National Rosacea Society announced today that a new standard classification and pathophysiology of rosacea has been published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Posted: 10/30/2017

A recent study in South Africa attempted to determine the disorder’s prevalence in the darkest skin types and document its signs and symptoms in black patients.

Posted: 10/26/2017

Whether you’re receiving ongoing care for rosacea or seeing a dermatologist for the first time, here are some tips for getting the most out of your visit.

Posted: 10/16/2017


The NRS announced it has awarded funding for three new studies, in addition to continuing support for three ongoing studies.

Posted: 10/09/2017

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Results from a new NRS survey found that most rosacea patients practice a thorough and gentle facial hygiene routine, but there were differences. 

Posted: 10/02/2017

“While ocular rosacea remains incurable, exciting new research may lead to a variety of potential targets for innovative therapy that may interfere with the disease process,” says Dr. Edward Wladis.

Posted: 09/25/2017

While watching a football game with friends can be a fun, relaxing way to spend a weekend afternoon, it can also turn into a danger zone for rosacea flare-ups. 

Posted: 09/18/2017

A recent nationwide study in Taiwan has found an increased risk of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in people with rosacea, and of these, IBD was significantly more likely to occur in males.

Posted: 09/11/2017

 

Posted: 09/05/2017

The ways in which disruptions in the skin's natural ecosystem may affect rosacea's development were discussed at the AAD summer meeting.

Posted: 08/28/2017

Read about the NRS's accomplishments over the past 25 years, recent research, patient survey results and more. 

Posted: 08/20/2017

“When we have richly pigmented skin, the erythema can be masked, and diagnosis can become a real challenge,” Dr. Alexis said.

Posted: 08/14/2017

A new NRS-funded study identified a potential pathway for significant advances in the treatment of this widespread disorder.

Posted: 08/07/2017

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But that's not the only time rosacea patients should be careful.

Posted: 07/24/2017

Staying active often means both physical exertion and being out in the sun during peak hours, both common triggers for flare-ups.

Posted: 07/17/2017

The National Rosacea Society regularly highlights stories of rosacea patients who have found success treating, coming to terms and living with their rosacea.

Posted: 07/10/2017

We typically think of flare-ups as occurring due to stress, weather or changes in routine, but they can also spring up in the midst of normal home activities.

Posted: 07/05/2017

A recent meta-analysis found a weak, statistically non-significant association between rosacea and Helicobacter pylori.

Posted: 06/26/2017

The National Rosacea Society is pleased to report on the considerable ongoing progress made toward fulfilling its mission over the past 25 years.

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