Mother-of-two, 44, who looked like an 'acid attack victim' after ditching the steroid creams she used to treat her psoriasis reveals her 3-and-a-half year 'hell' to clear up her skin

A mother-of-two endured burning skin that made her look like an 'acid attack' victim for nearly four years after she stopped using steroid …

Health (UK)

Tenille Dashwood Reveals She Suffers From Psoriasis, Not On ROH UK Tour

Tenille Dashwood is widely known in the independent wrestling scene and also in the mainstream, as she wrestled in WWE under the ring name “Emma”. …


Five things that are making your psoriasis worse

Psoriasis affects 100,00 people in Ireland and there's still no known cure, but there are ways of avoiding the triggers.<p>Things that tend to encourage …

High Blood Pressure

Psoriasis could be slowed down by Mediterranean diet, new study shows

A new study has shown that following a Mediterranean diet can ease the symptoms of psoriasis and slow down its progression.<p>Researchers at the Hôpital …


Realm Therapeutics shares crater — again — on a failed PhII atopic dermatitis study

A little over a year after Realm Therapeutics put together a transatlantic syndicate to back a $26 million venture round, the biotech has been …


Meat tenderizer eases pain of wasp sting

A reader discovers the healing properties of meat tenderizer. Plus: A homemade cilantro paste soothes psoriasis.

Medical Journals

What do your nails say about your health?

Healthy nails are smooth and have a consistent color. Anything else affecting the growth or appearance of the fingernails or toenails may indicate an …


Can-Fite Receives from CMS Medical Venture Investment Limited $2,000,000 Upfront Payment as Part of Development, Registration and Marketing Agreement for Piclidenoson and Namodenoson in China

PETACH TIKVA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p><i>Additional milestone and sales payments total up to $72.5M plus double-digit royalties</i><p><i>Recently signed CMS</i> …

Intellectual Property

Celebrated drag queen speaks out about her psoriatic arthritis, encouraging others to seek treatment

Mark Brooks, also known as Miss Divalicious, never imagined her psoriasis could turn into psoriatic arthritis.<p>“I had a hard time turning on taps, …

Canadian News

Teen embraces extreme psoriasis and calls the marks on her skin tattoos

Molly Mathews, 16, was 11 when she noticed dry flakes in her scalp which she assumed was dandruff.<p>But it spread down her head and neck, leading to a …


'Becoming Vegan Was The Only Thing That Helped My Psoriasis'

I was 15 when I started breaking out in itchy, red patches all over my body. I had no idea what caused it, and I had even less of a clue of what to …

Skin Care

Visit the Mediterranean - It's Good for Your Skin

<i>To Your Health</i><br>August, 2018 (Vol. 12, Issue 08)<p>The Mediterranean diet is touted for its ability to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, but new …

Holistic Medicine

Split Nails

A split nail is usually caused by physical stress, nutrient deficiency, or wear and tear. Split nails can be a problem, especially if you work with …


How Getting Psoriasis Challenged Me To Still Love Myself

<b>Self-love isn't a fight that you ever "win." There is no ending. It's a process.</b><p>When I woke up and felt something itchy on my right hip, I didn't …

Love Myself

Differences between eczema and psoriasis

Dry and scaly skin woes can be due to a number of skin conditions. Two that can sometimes appear so similar that it's tough for doctors to tell the …

Skin Care

How does psoriatic arthritis affect the body?

People with psoriatic arthritis may have symptoms of both psoriasis and arthritis. The condition causes widespread inflammation that impacts many …


Using Emollients for Psoriasis

An “emollient” is a type of moisturizer, a substance that can be used to hydrate and protect the skin. Emollients provide a cornerstone of treatment …

Skin Care

What Causes Psoriatic Arthritis?

The causes of PsA are still largely unknown. It’s a complex disease and the subject of ongoing scientific studies. Also, PsA classification and …

Immune System

Psoriasis linked to higher risk of type 2 diabetes

People with psoriasis are at a higher risk to develop type 2 diabetes than those without psoriasis, and the risk increases dramatically based on the …


​Eating A Mediterranean Diet Could Help Psoriasis

A study has found that eating a Mediterranean diet could improve the symptoms of psoriasis.<p>Foods in the diet are thought to be high in …

Holistic Medicine

What is juvenile psoriatic arthritis?

Psoriatic arthritis usually occurs in people who already have psoriasis. People with psoriatic arthritis experience symptoms of both the skin …


Psoriasis: Mediterranean diet may slow disease progression

A new study suggests that adhering to a Mediterranean diet may relieve the severity of psoriasis and slow its progression.<p>Psoriasis is a chronic …

Holistic Medicine

Mum Cures Her Psoriasis With 'Miracle' £4 Baby Cream

Kirsty Usher from Bristol has suffered with severe psoriasis for 20 years, but she has finally found a cream that has cured her …


3 Scientific Reasons Shea, Cocoa and Mango Butter are So Effective Against Eczema, Psoriasis and Dry Skin

We’ve written a lot about how effective our butters are against eczema, psoriasis and dry skin, and now we’re getting into the why. There is a lot of …

Skin Care

Lupin launches plaque psoriasis treatment spray in US market

Drug major Lupin today announced the launch of Desoximetasone Topical Spray, used for the treatment of plaque psoriasis, in the US market.“Lupin’s D

Business (India)

5 Women Changing the Way We Think About the Skin We’re In

Meet five fearless women redefining what it means to “love yourself” and changing how we think about beauty, body type, health, and everything in …


Changes to diet may ease psoriasis symptoms

A study of more than 3,500 French psoriasis patients found that the healthier their diet, the less severe their symptoms.

Holistic Medicine

The eating plan that can help battle psoriasis and it's backed by science: People who consume more olive oil, vegetables and fish are less likely to have severe symptoms

Sticking to a Mediterranean diet could improve the symptoms of psoriasis, a study has found.<p>Eating the diet rich in fruit, vegetables, olive oil, …

Holistic Medicine

Could Psoriasis Patients Eat Their Way to Fewer Symptoms?

THURSDAY, July 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A study of more than 3,500 French psoriasis patients found that the healthier their diet, the less severe …

Holistic Medicine

Mother with severe psoriasis who wore thick tights in summer for 20 YEARS finally bares her legs after a £4 cream for babies cured her condition in days

A mother who spent 20 years wearing thick tights to cover up severe psoriasis is going bare-legged in the heatwave for the first time, thanks to a £4 …

Lifestyle (UK)