Placebo Beat Risankizumab in Adults With Severe Asthma Placebo Beat Risankizumab in Adults With Severe Asthma
Risankizumab, a humanized, monoclonal antibody approved for the treatment of moderate to severe psoriasis, underperformed placebo in adults with severe asthma.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

New Analyses Suggest Favorable Results for STELARA ® (ustekinumab) When Used as a First-Line Therapy for Bio-Naïve Patients with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 25, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced data from two new analyses of STELARA® (ustekinumab) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC).1,2 In a modelled analysisa focused on treatment sequencing using data from randomized controlled trials, network meta-analysis and literature, results showed patient time spent in clinical remission or response was highest when STELARA was used as a first-line advanced therapy for bio-naïve patients with moderately t...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Connected skin therapy company Zerigo Health scores $43M
Zerigo Health, formerly Clarify Medical, makes a connected phototherapy device for skin conditions like psoriasis, vitiligo  and eczema. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 21, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

vTv Therapeutics Announces Deepa Prasad as New President and CEO
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 20, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- vTv Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: VTVT) a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of orally administered treatments for type 1 diabetes and psoriasis, to... Biopharmaceuticals, Personnel vTv Therapeutics (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 20, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Reports Q3 2021 Results
New Brunswick, N.J. (October 19, 2021) – Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced results for third-quarter 2021. “Our third-quarter results demonstrate solid performance across Johnson & Johnson, driven by robust above-market results in Pharmaceuticals, ongoing recovery in Medical Devices, and strong growth in Consumer Health,” said Alex Gorsky, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “In the face of evolving marketplace dynamics resulting from the effects of COVID-19 and other global trends, we have continued to demonstrate the responsiveness and agility required to meet the needs of ou...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Financial Source Type: news

What does YOUR dandruff say about your health?
Consultant dermatologist Dr Eva Melegh has identified the different types of dandruff, from small, white flakes caused by a burned scalp, to large silvery flakes that point to psoriasis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Submits Application Seeking U.S. FDA Approval of STELARA ® (ustekinumab) for the Treatment of Pediatric Patients With Juvenile Psoriatic Arthritis
HORSHAM, PENNSYLVANIA, October 8, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the submission of a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking expanded approval of STELARA® (ustekinumab) to treat pediatric patients ages 5 years and older with juvenile psoriatic arthritis (jPsA).The filing is supported by extrapolation of data from nine studies across both adult trials in active PsA and adult and pediatric studies in moderate to severe plaque psoriasis, totaling 3,997 patients evaluated across these closely associa...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Common blood pressure pills taken by millions of Brits may raise the risk of psoriasis, study warns
A review of 21 studies by Korean researchers found common drugs ACE inhibitors, beta blockers, calcium channel blockers (CCBs) and thiazide diuretics, increased the risk of psoriasis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novel Topical Found Effective for Psoriasis in 52-Week Study Novel Topical Found Effective for Psoriasis in 52-Week Study
Benefits of treatment with tapinarof 1% were seen even with intermittent use in the extension trial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 4, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

New Analysis Presented by Janssen at United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW) Demonstrates Long-Term Safety Profile for STELARA ® (ustekinumab) in Older Patients Across Approved Indications
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 4, 2021 – Today, the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced a new analysis of STELARA® (ustekinumab) pooled safety data from 13 clinical studies across approved indications, showing rates of key safety events among adults 60 years and older treated with STELARA for up to five yearsa were similar to rates observed with placebo during the control phase of these trials.1,b Approved indications included adults with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease (CD), moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (UC), moderate to severe plaque p...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

First-in-Class TYK Inhibitor Shows Durable Effect for Psoriasis First-in-Class TYK Inhibitor Shows Durable Effect for Psoriasis
The 52-week data from two pivotal trials with deucravacitinib, a first-in-class inhibitor of tyrosine kinase 2 (TYK2), demonstrated durable control of moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

More Severe Psoriasis Linked to an Increased Risk of PsA More Severe Psoriasis Linked to an Increased Risk of PsA
"Timely and accurate diagnosis of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is important for improved patient outcomes and appropriate disease management."Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Five Biologics Perform Strongly in Children With Psoriasis Five Biologics Perform Strongly in Children With Psoriasis
Biologic therapy for children with psoriasis was associated with a significantly increased likelihood of achieving PASI 75 or PASI 100, compared with placebo or methotrexate.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 28, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Can these shampoos wash away woes?
From psoriasis to dandruff and folliculitis (inflamed hair follicles), a host of health problems can affect the delicate skin covering the head. But will a medicated shampoo help? (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriatic Arthritis Detection: Screening Tools for Dermatologists Psoriatic Arthritis Detection: Screening Tools for Dermatologists
Drs Joseph Merola and Alice Gottlieb discuss the importance of diagnosing psoriatic arthritis and tips for screening among patients with psoriasis.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 27, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology Commentary Source Type: news

What People With Psoriasis Can Learn From the Pandemic
The pandemic has taught us the value of looking after ourselves -- especially for those with psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

4 Self-Care Lessons From Lizzo About Living With Psoriasis
Need some inspiration to love your body when you feel uncomfortable in your skin? Lizzo is here to help. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dogs React to Psoriasis, Other Conditions
Dogs may have strong reactions to psoriasis and other health conditions in humans. Is it smell? Behaviors? Researchers are studying why. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis-Friendly Foods Your Cat Can Eat Too
Did you know the foods that are good for your psoriasis can be good for your cat too? (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

7 Exercise Don ’ts With Psoriasis
Exercise is an important part of psoriasis management, but some common mistakes can cause a flare. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Expert Hairstyling Tips for Psoriasis
Dermatologists and hair stylists offer expert tips on caring for hair with psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cardiovascular Safety of Biologics Targeting IL-12 or IL-23 Cardiovascular Safety of Biologics Targeting IL-12 or IL-23
Do the biologics briakinumab and ustekinumab, which target interleukin-12 and IL-23 in the treatment of psoriasis, increase the risk of cardiovascular disease?American Journal of Clinical Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

FDA Approves LEXETTE (R) for Adolescent Plaque Psoriasis
RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 21, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Mayne Pharma is pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved LEXETTE® (halobetasol propionate) foam, 0.05% for use in adolescents. LEXET... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, FDA Mayne Pharma, LEXETTE, halobetasol, plaque psoriasis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Should You Go Gluten Free for Your Psoriasis?
Could a gluten-free diet help if you have psoriasis? Here’s the take from the experts. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Radically Accepting Life With Psoriasis
How does the concept of radical acceptance help with a chronic illness? Hear from one woman living with psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medicare Patients' Psoriasis, PsA Drug Costs Remain High Medicare Patients' Psoriasis, PsA Drug Costs Remain High
Coverage of and access to biologics for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are compromised by out-of-pocket payments and prior authorization requirements.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Patient-Reported Outcome Measures May Aid Psoriasis Treatment
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 -- The use of patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) to complement clinician-reported outcomes (CROs) may yield important information for assessing disease severity and guiding treatment of psoriasis, according to a... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Psoriasis Not Linked to Preclinical Markers of Dementia
After adjustment for confounders, psoriasis may be linked to lower risk for developing dementia (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Psoriasis Not Linked to Preclinical Markers of Dementia
TUESDAY, Sept. 7, 2021 -- Psoriasis is not associated with preclinical markers of dementia risk or with mild cognitive impairment, but may be associated with a lower risk for developing dementia, according to a study published in the September issue... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Consider Itch and Joint Pain in Pediatric Psoriasis Patients Consider Itch and Joint Pain in Pediatric Psoriasis Patients
About 1% of pediatric psoriasis patients have psoriatic arthritis, which is much less common than in adults is"but important to find and manage."Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 3, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Biologics' Benefit in Psoriasis Might Extend to Preventing PsA Biologics' Benefit in Psoriasis Might Extend to Preventing PsA
People with psoriasis had a lower risk for PsA if they had been treated with a biologic than if they had not, based on a study of electronic medical records in an Israeli health system.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines)
Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines - August 31, 2021 Category: Nursing Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Kevin Judice rolls South San Francisco biotech Dice toward a $100M IPO
The company could push its first drug into an early-stage clinical trial for psoriasis within months. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 27, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Psoriatic Arthritis Worsens QoL in Patients With Psoriasis
Individuals with psoriasis/PsA have decreased ability to participate in social roles and activities, more depression symptoms (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - August 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news

Bimekizumab Approved in Europe for Psoriasis Treatment Bimekizumab Approved in Europe for Psoriasis Treatment
In the United States, the US Food and Drug Administration is expected to make a decision on approval of bimekizumab for treating psoriasis on October 15.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - August 25, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Psoriatic Arthritis Worsens QoL in Patients With Psoriasis
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 25, 2021 -- People with psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis (PsA) have a decreased ability to participate in social roles and activities and more depressive symptoms than those with psoriasis alone, according to a research letter published... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Factors Linked to Development of Pediatric Psoriasis Identified
TUESDAY, Aug. 24, 2021 -- Atopic dermatitis, a family history of psoriasis, and skin viral and bacterial infection and fungal infections in early life are associated with pediatric psoriasis development, according to a study published in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Psoriasis Treatments: A Primer New Psoriasis Treatments: A Primer
Novel therapies show positive results in helping patients achieve and maintain skin clearance.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 17, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology Commentary Source Type: news

Preclinical Study: Dysbiosis Linked to Psoriatic Inflammation Preclinical Study: Dysbiosis Linked to Psoriatic Inflammation
Recent research suggests that the gut microbiota is dysbiotic in patients with psoriasis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

10 Weird Ways to Beat Stress and Stop Psoriasis Flares
Learn about surprising ways to manage your stress to help keep psoriasis under control. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Menopause and Psoriasis
Read about how menopause affected psoriasis for these women. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Swimming and Psoriasis: What You Should Know
Swimming is a great form of exercise. Here’s how to make it work for you if you have psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mediterranean Diet for Psoriasis: What You Can Eat
The traditional Mediterranean diet is loaded with healthy foods. Learn what it includes. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kim Kardashian ’s Psoriasis: What She’s Said About It
Read what Kim Kardashian has said about her psoriasis, how she treats it, and what an expert says about her plan. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Finding the Right Medical Specialist for My Psoriasis
Should you see your regular doctor? A dermatologist? Or someone else? Learn what to look for when you need a specialist to treat your psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Growing Your Own Aloe Vera for Psoriasis
Learn how to grow aloe vera if you want to use it on your skin and you have psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

6 Ways to Build Confidence When You Have Psoriasis
Learn how to feel more confident if your psoriasis has affected your self-esteem. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Confident Hairstyles That Won't Aggravate Scalp Psoriasis
Get expert advice on hairstyles that won’t irritate scalp psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Managing Your Hair With Psoriasis
Psoriasis can be challenging to deal with. That’s especially true when it’s on your scalp. These people have tips on how to manage scalp psoriasis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Build a Psoriasis-Friendly Closet
Get practical tips for choosing clothes that won’t irritate your psoriasis -- from people who’ve done it themselves. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clothing and Bedding Tips for Psoriasis
If you have psoriasis, these tips will help you choose clothes and bedding that won’t irritate your skin. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news