What are some itchy beard remedies?
An itchy beard is a common complaint, but what makes it itch? We look at the causes of an itchy beard and reveal seven ways to find relief.
How to identify and treat eyelid dermatitis
Learn about the types of eyelid dermatitis, and how to get rid of these itchy rashes. We also look at symptoms, causes, and prevention.
The difference between dandruff and a dry scalp
We look at how the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for both dandruff and a dry scalp may differ, and what the link is between the two.
Psoriasis drug may lower heart disease risk
A new study finds that a psoriasis drug might help to reduce heart disease risk. Overall, it reduced a particular risk marker by 19 percent.
Drug that treats psoriasis also reduces aortic vascular inflammation
An antibody used to treat the skin disease psoriasis is also effective at reducing aortic inflammation, a key marker of future risk of major cardiovascular events.
What is palmoplantar pustulosis?
Learn all about palmoplantar pustulosis, a condition that causes blisters to form on the palms and feet. Learn more about the symptoms and treatments here.
Eczema elimination diet and foods to eat
Eczema is linked to inflammation in the body, so eating an anti-inflammatory diet may help reduce symptoms. Learn about which foods to eliminate.
What is spongiotic dermatitis?
Learn about spongiotic dermatitis, a skin condition related to eczema that causes swelling under the skin. We look at the symptoms and treatment options.
What is dyshidrotic eczema?
Learn about dyshidrotic eczema, a common form of this skin condition that causes blisters. We look at the symptoms and treatment options.
What can be done about eczema on the scalp?
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In this article, learn all about when eczema affects the scalp. We look at the symptoms, triggers, and treatment options for this condition.
What is scrotal eczema?
Learn about scrotal eczema, a form of eczema that affects the scrotum. We examine the symptoms, treatment options, and management tips for this condition.
Childhood eczema, asthma may be relieved with new treatment
New research uses a combination of two anti-inflammatory compounds in an attempt to stop the development of the so-called atopic march.
What you should know about hyperkeratosis
A look at hyperkeratosis, a condition where the skin becomes thicker than normal. Included is detail on types of hyperkeratosis and when to see a doctor.
10 rashes caused by ulcerative colitis
This article looks at skin conditions that are related to ulcerative colitis, including psoriasis, vitiligo, and hives. Learn about causes and prevention.
Which Fitzpatrick skin type are you?
Fitzpatrick skin typing is a way of classifying different types of skin. What does a person's Fitzpatrick skin type tell us about their skin?
Scientists shed light on a key molecular mechanism of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
An international team of researchers has unraveled a crucial aspect of the molecular basis of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases such as psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis and Crohn's disease. Focusing on the immunomodulatory cytokine IL-23 they discovered that its pro-inflammatory activity, which underlies a wide range of inflammatory diseases, critically depends on structural activation of the cytokine by its receptor, IL-23R.
What are the different types of psoriasis?
Learn about different types of psoriasis in their mild to moderate forms. We include information on symptoms and treatment options for different types.
How to prevent psoriasis from spreading
A look at how psoriasis can spread. Included is detail on triggers for outbreaks, ways spread can be prevented, and risk factors for the condition.
Marshaling the body's own weapons against psoriasis
A three-character code brings relief to patients with psoriasis and sheds light on complex immunoregulation processes: IL-4, an abbreviation for the endogenous signaling molecule Interleukin 4. The substance's ability to inhibit inflammation is well known, but its mechanism of action was not fully understood. Scientists have now shown in an animal model and in a study on patients how IL-4 helps against psoriasis at the molecular level.
New antibody therapy dramatically improves psoriasis symptoms in clinical trial
Many patients suffering from psoriasis showed significant recovery after just a single dose of an experimental treatment with a human antibody that blocks an immune signaling protein crucial to the disease, researchers report. By the end of the trial nearly all of the 31 patients to receive treatment saw dramatic, if not complete, improvement in their symptoms.