Medical News Today: Symptoms and treatment of psoriatic arthritis rash
Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) causes pain and inflammation of the joints. Many people with PsA also experience the red, scaly rash that is characteristic of psoriasis. Treatments for the rash include topical medications, light therapy, and oral and intravenous drugs. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriatic Arthritis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the link between psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis?
Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are related autoimmune conditions. Psoriasis may cause psoriatic arthritis, though they can develop independently. Learn more about the link between these conditions, along with their symptoms, causes, and treatments, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Managing psoriasis on the feet
Psoriasis can develop almost anywhere on the body. However, psoriasis on the feet can be particularly painful and challenging to treat. It is also necessary to be able to tell the difference between psoriasis on the feet and athlete's foot, as the treatment for these two conditions is very different. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to identify and treat scalp psoriasis
When psoriasis affects the scalp, it causes dry, itchy, and flaky skin under the hair. It can be more challenging to treat than other forms of psoriasis. In this article, we provide pictures to help people identify scalp psoriasis and explain the symptoms and treatment of this condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What's the difference between inverse psoriasis and intertrigo?
Inverse psoriasis and intertrigo are two skin conditions that cause a rash in areas where the skin folds. They are separate conditions with different causes and treatments. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about psoriasis and keratosis pilaris
Psoriasis and keratosis pilaris are both common skin conditions. People can develop both at the same time, although psoriasis and keratosis pilaris have different causes and treatments. We discuss both conditions here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

What Causes Post-Inflammatory Hypopigmentation?
Discussion Hypopigmentation can be worrisome for many families because of cosmesis and the worry that “something is wrong.” The normal natural changes in skin-tone over the year due to different light exposure and wide variations within individuals is not something that many people are aware of. Post-inflammatory hypopigmentation is a common cause of hypopigmentation. Vitiligo is the most common cause of depigmentation. Vitiligo is an acquired, depigmenting disorder with typical lesions appearing as milky white macules with distinct margins that are not scaly. Hair (including eyebrows and eyelashes) can be dep...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 12, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Link between autoimmune, heart disease explained in mice
(Washington University School of Medicine) Autoimmune diseases such as psoriasis, lupus and rheumatoid arthritis more than double the risk of cardiovascular disease. A new study shows that immune cells that arise during autoimmune disease cause cholesterol to become trapped inside blood vessels. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Psoriasis led to 'suicidal thoughts and shame' for 20th century author Vladimir Nabokov
Researchers from the Hôpitaux de Paris in France have read Nabokov's letters to his wife, Vera, in which he details the intense frustration of living with the common skin condition. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bausch Health Announces U.S. Launch of Bryhali (halobetasol propionate) Lotion, 0.01%, for Plaque Psoriasis In Adults
LAVAL, Quebec, Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) and its dermatology business, Ortho Dermatologics, one of the largest prescription dermatology health care businesses, today announced it expects to start... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - November 7, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about light therapy for psoriasis
Light therapy is an effective treatment for moderate to severe psoriasis. Learn about the types, procedure, and side effects of light therapy for psoriasis here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is there a link between psoriasis and < em > Candida < /em > ?
While researchers know there is a link between Candida, a type of yeast, and psoriasis, they do not fully understand how the two are related. Learn more with this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

National Psoriasis Foundation awards over $2 million in research grants and fellowships
(National Psoriasis Foundation) The National Psoriasis Foundation, NPF, has awarded $2.3 million in research grants and fellowships in 2018. This year's awards bring the total amount NPF has invested in the advancement of psoriatic disease research to more than $19 million. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis oral medications: List and side effects
Topical creams are often the first line of treatment for psoriasis, but many people with moderate to severe symptoms also take oral medications. Learn about them here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Incredible transformation of psoriasis-stricken runner who can finally wear shorts
EXCLUSIVE: Greg Pittard, 48, from London, endured itchy, confidence-crippling lesions across 25 per cent of his body - until taking part in a new medical trial for steroid-free regimen, Soratinex.  (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis Linked to Increased Risk for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
TUESDAY, Oct. 30, 2018 -- Psoriasis appears to be significantly associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a review published online Oct. 24 in JAMA Dermatology. Yun Fu, M.D., from Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taiwan, and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tildrakizumab for Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis Tildrakizumab for Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis
Is tildrakizumab therapy a safe and effective treatment option for moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Mayne Pharma Acquires FDA-approved halobetasol foam, Complementing US Dermatology Portfolio
Mayne Pharma Group Limited ("Mayne Pharma") (ASX: MYX) has acquired the FDA approved halobetasol propionate foam 0.05% for an investment of up to US$32 million and an ongoing earn out payment Halobetasol foam is a highly complementary dermatol... Biopharmaceuticals, Acquisition, Dermatology Mayne Pharma, halobetasol foam, psoriasis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Psoriasis: Five tips to prevent flare-ups and ensure healthy skin this winter
PSORIASIS can be an irritating skin condition to live with, but can also lower confidence and self-esteem in people who suffer from it. Feeling stressed can worsen psoriasis, so follow these five tips to avoid stress and prevent flare-ups this autumn and winter. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'I love my Dalmatian skin': Woman, 25, celebrates the psoriasis that COVERS her body
Georgia Crowther's body has been covered in psoriasis since she was six. The 25-year-old, from Hertfordshire, says her skin is 'pretty', and controls it with a plant-based diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis: Five tips to prevent flare-ups and treat the skin condition this winter
PSORIASIS can be an irritating skin condition to live with, but can also lower confidence and self-esteem in people who suffer from it. Feeling stressed can worsen psoriasis, so follow these five tips to avoid stress and prevent flare-ups this autumn and winter. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis: Use this type of cream for treatment of the dry skin condition
PSORIASIS can cause the skin to become dry and flaky and in severe cases can greatly affect a sufferer ’s quality of life. The disease is chronic, but can be treated by using these types of cream. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Announces New Three-Year TREMFYA ® (Guselkumab) Data Demonstrates Stably Maintained Rates of Skin Clearance in Patients with Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
(Source: Johnson and Johnson)
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 19, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Amgen Releases AMGEVITA for Treatment of Inflammatory Diseases in Adults
The AMGEVITA is a biosimilar designed to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis hidradenitis and panuveitis. The biosimilar is a citrate-free formula and will be released in twenty-eight&nbsp; countries in the European Union.This story is related to the following:Biopharmaceuticals (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - October 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

Best supplements for psoriasis: 10p a day remedy can help relieve itchy skin condition
BEST supplements for skin: Skin conditions can cause pain and discomfort for those that suffer them, but while topical creams are usually recommended as treatment, they don ’t always work for everyone. Some experts say a particular supplement can help relieve symptoms of psoriasis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for skin: 10p a day remedy can help relieve symptoms of psoriasis
BEST supplements for skin: Skin conditions can cause pain and discomfort for those that suffer them, but while topical creams are usually recommended as treatment, they don ’t always work for everyone. Some experts say a particular supplement can help relieve symptoms of psoriasis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis linked with need for cardiovascular interventions in patients with hypertension
(Wiley) Psoriasis is linked with increased risks of hypertension and cardiovascular disease, but its effect on the course of cardiovascular disease remains unknown. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Psoriasis Tied to Increased Risk for Sexual Health Issues
(MedPage Today) -- Psoriasis may contribute to the onset of sexual dysfunction, ED (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 16, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Biosimilars set to benefit patients and the NHS
Today marks the European patent expiry for the biologic Adalimumab (Humira), which is prescribed in hospitals for conditions including rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease and psoriasis. (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - October 16, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Amgen Launches AMGEVITA ™ (Biosimilar Adalimumab) In Markets Across Europe
First Inflammation Biosimilar From Amgen's Portfolio to Launch in Europe THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that AMGEVITATM, a biosimilar to adalimumab, will launch in markets across Europe beginning on Oct. 16, 2018. AMGEVITA is the first adalimumab biosimilar to be approved by the European Commission (EC). AMGEVITA is authorized for the treatment of inflammatory diseases in adults, including moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis; psoriatic arthritis; severe active ankylosing spondylitis (AS); severe axial spondyloarthritis without radiographic evidenc...
Source: Amgen News Release - October 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Psoriasis and suicidality: a review of the literature - Liang SE, Cohen JM, Ho RS.
Psoriasis is a chronic systemic inflammatory skin disease, which has been associated with an increased risk of numerous medical and psychiatric comorbidities, including suicidality. Suicidality, which can be divided into the categories of suicidal ideation... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Halobetasol Propionate Lotion Shows Efficacy for Tx of Psoriasis
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10, 2018 -- Halobetasol propionate 0.01 percent lotion (BRYHALI Lotion) appears safe and effective for the treatment of moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis, according to the results of two phase 3 trials published in the October... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

J & amp;J blockbuster find late-stage trial success in chronic bowel disease study
Stelara was previously approved for psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and Crohn's disease (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - October 9, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bausch Health's Bryhali (halobetasol propionate) Lotion, 0.01%, Receives Tentative FDA Approval For Plaque Psoriasis In Adults
LAVAL, Quebec, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) and its dermatology business, Ortho Dermatologics, one of the largest prescription dermatology health care businesses, today announced that the U.S. Food and... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - October 9, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

TYK2 Inhibitor Clears Psoriasis Over 12 Weeks
TUESDAY, Oct. 9, 2018 -- Selective inhibition of TYK2 with the oral agent BMS-986165 at doses of 3 mg daily and higher results in greater clearing of psoriasis versus placebo over 12 weeks, according to a phase 2 study published in the Oct. 4 issue... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 9, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bausch Health's BRYHALI(TM) (halobetasol propionate) Lotion, 0.01%, Receives Tentative FDA Approval For Plaque Psoriasis In Adults
In Clinical Trials, BRYHALI Lotion Demonstrated Significant Treatment Success Over Vehicle as Early as Week Two, Which Continued Through Week 12 (Four Weeks Post Treatment)1 New Corticosteroid Lotion Formulation with Safety Proven for Up to Eight Weeks... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, FDA Bausch Health, BRYHALI, halobetasol, Plaque Psoriasis, Psoriasis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 8, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bausch Health's plaque psoriasis lotion gets tentative FDA approval
Bausch Health Cos Inc, formerly known as Valeant Pharmaceuticals, said on Monday it received tentative U.S. approval to market its plaque psoriasis lotion, Bryhali. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Could treating psoriasis in the future be as easy as going online?
For approximately 8 million Americans, visiting a doctor regularly is the key to managing their psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory skin condition characterized by itchy or painful red patches that can appear anywhere on the body. But for some people, seeing a specialist regularly can be a monumental challenge, especially for those who live in rural or underserved communities. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - October 8, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Online Treatment Model Appears Viable in Psoriasis Care
(MedPage Today) -- Improvements in clinical outcomes matched those of typical care (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - October 7, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Alternative medicine might help ease psoriasis symptoms
(Reuters Health) - Complementary and alternative medicine approaches might help relieve psoriasis symptoms, a research review suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can probiotics help with psoriasis?
Probiotics feed the good bacteria in the gut. Keeping these bacteria healthy is essential in supporting the immune system and easing symptoms of inflammatory conditions, such as psoriasis. Here, we take a look at the research that links probiotics with psoriasis treatment. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

3 Evolutionary Scientists Win Nobel Chemistry Prize
(STOCKHOLM) — Three researchers who “harnessed the power of evolution” to produce enzymes and antibodies that have led to a new best-selling drug and biofuels won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday. Frances Arnold of the California Institute of Technology was awarded half of the 9-million-kronor ($1.01 million) prize, while the other half will be shared by George Smith of the University of Missouri and Gregory Winter of the MRC molecular biology lab in Cambridge, England. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, which chose the winners, said Arnold, 62, conducted the first directed evolution of enzym...
Source: TIME: Science - October 3, 2018 Category: Science Authors: JIM HEINTZ and DAVID KEYTON / AP Tags: Uncategorized nobel prize onetime Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to identify psoriasis and ringworm
Psoriasis and ringworm both cause red, scaly rashes to appear on the skin. Learn how to tell psoriasis and ringworm apart, plus how to identify other common skin rashes, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to tell the difference between psoriasis and skin cancer
Psoriasis and skin cancer both change the skin ’s appearance. Being able to recognize these diseases can result in early treatment and a better outlook. Learn to distinguish between symptoms of psoriasis and skin cancer here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 11 triggers for psoriasis flares
People with psoriasis experience flares where the symptoms worsen. Triggers include stress, certain medications, and skin injuries. Here, we explore possible triggers for psoriasis flares and tips on how to avoid and manage them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Alternative Medicines May Aid in the Treatment of Psoriasis
TUESDAY, Oct. 2, 2018 -- Some complementary and alternative medicines (CAMs) may be helpful in the treatment of psoriasis, according to a review published online Sept. 5 in JAMA Dermatology. A. Caresse Gamret, from the University of Miami, and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Symptoms and severity of plaque psoriasis
Plaque psoriasis is the most common form of psoriasis. Treatment will depend on the severity of the symptoms, which doctors may determine using grading scales. In this article, we provide pictures of plaque psoriasis to help people identify the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How can psoriasis affect the lungs?
Psoriasis causes widespread inflammation that can affect the skin and several organ systems. A person with psoriasis may experience lung-related complications, including lung fibrosis and interstitial lung disease. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is my rash psoriasis or folliculitis?
Psoriasis and folliculitis are both skin conditions that can cause small bumps on the skin. The causes, other symptoms, and treatment of the two conditions are different. In this article, we look at how to identify and treat psoriasis and folliculitis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis and pityriasis rosea: What's the difference?
Psoriasis and pityriasis rosea are common skin conditions that can cause patches of scaly, red skin. In this article, we look at the causes and treatment of these conditions and how people can identify each of them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news