Skin conditions like psoriasis and eczema can have rashes that are difficult to distinguish by eye.
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Many doctors currently diagnose skin conditions by eye. Advances in molecular testing could lead to more precise and accurate diagnoses for ambiguous rashes and skin lesions.
Kim Kardashian West suffers from psoriatic arthritis. About 1% of people have the autoimmune condition which primarily affects the skin and joints.
Psoriasis is an autoimmune condition.
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A drug created to target this gene was found to be effective in treating autoimmune conditions like lupus and psoriasis.
Common emollients used to treat skin conditions are a hidden fire risk in most homes.
When it comes to looking after your skin, some stubborn “facts” endure, so a dermatologist sets the record straight.
The risk of heart attack and stroke is increased for women with rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis, and for men with psoriasis.
What’s that rash? Here’s what to look for to diagnose a common skin complaint.
Here’s a list of the most common rashes and what you need to look for.
Many people cover their face with makeup every day, potentially causing irritation.
Many of us cover our faces with foundation and other beauty products every day. Here’s what we know about whether they are doing us damage.
Methylprednisolone, the corticosteroid that’s used to treat serious asthma attacks, works by reducing inflammation.
A trial of methylprednisolone in kidney patients was halted recently because of safety concerns. But this doesn’t affect people taking the drug for asthma, arthritis or other inflammatory conditions.
Bathing in the Dead Sea has long been used to treat psoriasis.
Seawater has been used to treat skin problems, sinuses and mental health issues for centuries. And the evidence largely stacks up.
Psoriasis produces angry red scaly plaques on the elbows, knees and elsewhere.
Psoriasis is an inflammatory disease of the skin that affects around 2% of the Australian population. That’s enough people to fill the Melbourne Cricket Ground each of the five days of Boxing day test…