ASK THE GP: Should I worry about my swollen ankles? Dr Martin Scurr answers your health questions  
The Daily Mail's resident GP answers your health concerns. This week, he focuses on the presence of 'cankles' and treatments for rosacea and rhinophyma (bulbous nose). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother-of-two, 33, says water bottled near Balmoral healed her red and firey rosacea
EXCLUSIVE: Kirsten Campbell, 33, claims drinking Deeside Mineral Water, bottled near Balmoral Castle, cleared up her rosacea after medicine did not help, adding to its health claims. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Syneron Candela wins FDA nod for Vbeam Prisma cosmetic laser
Syneron Candela said today it won FDA clearance for a next-gen version of its Vbeam, the Vbeam Prima cosmetic laser designed to treat skin conditions. The newly cleared device is intended for use in treating skin conditions including rosacea, port wine stains, acne, facial, leg and spider veins, scars, benign pigmented lesions and wrinkles, warts, stretch marks and photo aging, the Wayland, Mass.-based company said. “In a clinical study using Vbeam Prima, facial redness and rosacea symptoms were dramatically reduced after 4 treatments. I’ve worked with the Vbeam platform for years, and I am extremely excited ab...
Source: Mass Device - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Cosmetic/Aesthetic Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance Syneron Medical Ltd. Source Type: news

Syneron Candela wins FDA nod for Vbeam Prima cosmetic laser
Syneron Candela said today it won FDA clearance for a next-gen version of its Vbeam, the Vbeam Prima cosmetic laser designed to treat skin conditions. The newly cleared device is intended for use in treating skin conditions including rosacea, port wine stains, acne, facial, leg and spider veins, scars, benign pigmented lesions and wrinkles, warts, stretch marks and photo aging, the Wayland, Mass.-based company said. “In a clinical study using Vbeam Prima, facial redness and rosacea symptoms were dramatically reduced after 4 treatments. I’ve worked with the Vbeam platform for years, and I am extremely excited ab...
Source: Mass Device - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Cosmetic/Aesthetic Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance Syneron Medical Ltd. Source Type: news

Woman who suffered from painful skin for 8 years says a cream made with capers revitalised her face
EXCLUSIVE: Emma Scholz, an IT consultant from London, suffered with severe rosacea for eight years before she tried a skin cream containing capers which she says has changed her life. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is rhinophyma?
The skin disorder rhinophyma is a subtype of rosacea. It causes a distinctive growth of the nose, which can make it look red, large, bulbous, and distorted. Doctors can often diagnose rhinophyma visually. In this article, learn about the causes and risk factors. We also explain the treatment options, including surgery. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Could You Have Rosacea?
TUESDAY, June 12, 2018 -- Acne isn't reserved for teens, and breakouts can persist into adulthood. But there's another common skin condition -- rosacea -- that causes a different type of blemish, strikes in the adult years, and won't respond to... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 12, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Could You Have Rosacea?
Title: Could You Have Rosacea?Category: Health NewsCreated: 6/12/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - June 12, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Sustained Use of Oxymetazoline Cream Efficacious for Rosacea
THURSDAY, May 17, 2018 -- Oxymetazoline is safe and effective for the treatment of moderate-to-severe persistent erythema of rosacea, according to a study published in the June issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Zoe Diana... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Causes Flushing?
Discussion Flushing is usually thought of as a benign condition such as blushing, but can be quite irritating if it is frequent or persistent (i.e. menopausal hot flashes) or even pathologic (i.e. malignancy). “Flushing is a subjective and sensation of warmth that is accompanied by reddening of the skin anywhere on the body but favors the face, neck, and upper torso…. Flushing can be broadly divided into episodic or persistent. Episodic flashing is mediated by the release of endogenous vasoactive mediators or medications, while persistent flushing result in a fixed facial erythema with telangiectasias and cyan...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 30, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a malar rash?
A malar rash is also known as a butterfly rash and appears on the face. It is usually red or purple and may be blotchy or solid. It can occur alongside many conditions, including lupus and rosacea. Treatment depends on the cause. There are lifestyle tips and tricks that can help. Learn more about the best ones here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Newly Designed Pulsed-Dye Laser Found Effective for Rosacea
FRIDAY, April 20, 2018 -- A pulsed-dye laser with a novel 15-mm diameter treatment beam improves the appearance of rosacea, according to a study published online April 10 in Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. Eric F. Bernstein, M.D., from the Mainline... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health Tip: Treating Rosacea
-- Rosacea is a common skin disease that causes a reddening of the skin, typically on the face. The disease may have differing symptoms, including sensitive skin or a thickening of the skin, resulting in a bumpy texture. The American Academy of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 3, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Treating Rosacea
Title: Health Tip: Treating RosaceaCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/3/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/3/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - April 3, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

'You have to present the perfect face online'
Lex has rosacea and says it's hard to be honest about her skin online. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rosacea treatment: This Morning’s Dr Sara reveals you can reduce redness with this cream
ROSACEA is a common inflammatory skin disease that mainly causes flushing on the face. When it comes to treatment, Dr Sara Kayat revealed on This Morning the best way to reduce redness is to use brimonidine gel. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman's rosacea treated with flowers
EXCLUSIVE: India Kelly, 24, from Essex describes her experience with rosacea which caused her face to 'erupt' into terrible blotchy redness and small bumps, before finding a capers cream treatment (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman's acne turns out to be rare skin condition
EXCLUSIVE: India Kelly, 24, from Essex describes her experience with rosacea which caused her face to 'erupt' into terrible blotchy redness and small bumps, before finding a capers cream treatment (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Azelaic Acid 15% Gel for the Reduction of Rosacea Lesions Azelaic Acid 15% Gel for the Reduction of Rosacea Lesions
A recent trial assessed the effects of azelaic acid 15% gel on inflammatory lesions of papulopustular rosacea in a real-world setting, with promising results.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Shh! Anti-agers no one but you needs know about
This week, Inge van Lotringen gave an anonymous reader advice on reducing the appearance of rosacea. She suggested the reader tried laser treatment from a qualified therapist. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aclaris' treatment for common skin condition gets FDA OK
It's good news from the FDA for Alcaris Therapeutics and the more 83 million adults in the United States people who suffer from certain types of non-cancerous skin growths. Malvern-based Alcaris' Eskata, a topical non-invasive treatment for rasied seborrheric keratoses, or SKs, was approved by the Food and Drug Administration. You might not have heard of SKs, but Aclaris says the condition is more common than the better-known skin ailments acne, psoriasis and rosacea combined. “This achievement… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 15, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Dell Poncet Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
Their large new study found that the risk for rosacea increases among women as weight rises. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Obesity, Rosacea, Women's Health (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - December 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
FRIDAY, Dec. 15, 2017 -- The skin disorder rosacea should be added to the list of chronic diseases linked to obesity, researchers report. Their large new study found that the risk for rosacea increases among women as weight rises. The researchers... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 15, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
Title: Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/15/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/15/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - December 15, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Rosacea treatment BEFORE and after: Woman CURED her skin with £19.95 cream
ROSACEA is a common skin condition that is difficult to treat. However one sufferer has relieved her symptoms with an unlikely cream made from capers. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Rosacea / Psilocybin & Depression? / Montana Internist Opportunities (FREE)
By the Editors Please peruse today's freely available offerings from NEJM Group:NEJM Clinical Practice Center: Clinical practice: Rosacea is a common, chronic facial … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - November 6, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Rosacea Clinical Pearls / ACE Inhibitors, Statins & Type 1 Diabetes / Conn. Primary Care Opportunities (FREE)
By the Editors Here's what we chose for you from NEJM Group today:NEJM Resident 360: Clinical Pearls: … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - November 3, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

How to Cope with Emotional Body Issues: Bloat, Belly Fat and More
“You are more than your thoughts, your body, or your feelings. You are a swirling vortex of limitless potential who is here to shake things up and create something new that the universe has never seen.” – Richard Bartlett It’s always tough to look in the mirror and dislike what you see. Whether you’re unhappy with how you look because of unsightly and uncomfortable bloat, belly fat that just won’t go away no matter how much you exercise, flabby arms, cellulite on your legs, a nose that’s too long, wide or misshapen, Rosacea, acne, breasts too small or too large or any other emotion...
Source: Psych Central - November 1, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Suzanne Kane Tags: Addictions Diet & Nutrition Eating Disorders Healthy Living Self-Esteem belly fat bloat Body Acceptance Body Dissatisfaction Body Dysmorphia dieting Source Type: news

Skin warning: Clearing out your clogged face pores could cause THIS condition
SKIN with clogged pores can be unsightly - but steaming your face to unblock them could cause rosacea. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why is my nose red?
In this article, learn about the common causes of red nose including rosacea, rhinophyma and allergies. What treatments are available for red nose? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Rosacea Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Title: Rosacea Quiz: Test Your Medical IQCategory: MedicineNet QuizCreated: 10/7/2011 3:36:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 9/19/2017 7:02:01 PM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 19, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Cigarette Smoking and Risk of Incident Rosacea in Women Cigarette Smoking and Risk of Incident Rosacea in Women
How does past and current smoking status relate to the risk of developing rosacea?American Journal of Epidemiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Minocycline As an Alternative to Doxycycline for Rosacea Minocycline As an Alternative to Doxycycline for Rosacea
A new study suggests that minocycline is as effective as doxycycline in treating papulopustular rosacea; but adverse effects might relegate it to a second-line option.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Role of Skin Care in Optimizing Treatment of Acne and Rosacea Role of Skin Care in Optimizing Treatment of Acne and Rosacea
Along with appropriate therapeutic agents, the author recommends a triad skin care approach to the treatment of acne and rosacea, consisting of cleansing, moisturizing, and photoprotection.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

A jab of Botox could help reduce redness and cut out spots
Celebrities including Bridget Jones actress Renee Zellweger, Hollywood star Cameron Diaz and Sex In The City ’s Cynthia Nixon are all said to suffer from the 'blushing' of rosacea. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rosacea treatment: THIS form of exercise could significantly improve your skin
ROSACEA flare-ups are known to be triggered by exercise. But workout the right way - regularly enough - and it actually may be a way to treat it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When It's Not A Sunburn But A Sun Allergy
As it gets warmer and people start spending more time outside, I have more and more patients coming into my office and complaining of a “sun allergy.” A sun allergy is really a layman’s term, which refers to a number of conditions when a rash occurs on skin that has been exposed to the sun. These are also referred to as photosensitive disorders or photodermatoses, and can be broadly categorized into the following medical terms: idiopathic photodermatoses, exogenous photodermatoses, photoexacerbated dermatoses, genetic photodermatoses, and metabolic photodermatoses. Sounds complicated, right?  A...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - June 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Side-by-Side Look at the Most Common Rosacea Treatments A Side-by-Side Look at the Most Common Rosacea Treatments
A quick comparison of the most common treatments for rosacea.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - May 17, 2017 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology Article Source Type: news

How Are Rosacea and Migraines Connected? How Are Rosacea and Migraines Connected?
Dr Graeme Lipper reviews the literature on the link between rosacea and migraine.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Viewpoint Source Type: news

DR MARTIN SCURR: How CAN I banish my embarrassing rosacea
Mrs M North from Dronfield, Derbyshire, suffers from rosacea, a common skin condition that mainly affects the cheeks and nose. We don't know exactly what causes rosacea. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White wine is linked to the development of rosacea
Researchers from Brown University, Rhode Island, found drinking five or more glasses of white wine a week increases your risk of developing the skin condition by 49 per cent compared to non-drinkers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: White wine, liquor may raise women's risk of rosacea
Researchers have found that women who drink alcohol - particularly white wine and liquor - may be at greater risk of developing rosacea. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

White Wine May Do No Favors for a Woman's Skin
Study suggests the drink, as well as liquor, are both tied to a higher risk for rosacea (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White wine may increase risk for rosacea in women, study says
White wine and liquor were linked to increased risk for the skin condition rosacea among women, according to researchers at Brown University. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White Wine May Do No Favors for a Woman's Skin
Study suggests the drink, as well as liquor, are both tied to a higher risk for rosacea Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcohol, Rosacea, Women's Health (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White Wine May Do No Favors for a Woman's Skin
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 -- Could that glass of Chardonnay affect the condition of your skin? Maybe, according to new research that found women with certain drinking patterns had a higher risk of developing rosacea, an inflammatory skin... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 20, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

Woman cures horrific skin condition using capers extract cream... after all antibiotics FAILED
(Natural News) For Frances Batten, 33, life ended when her mother passed away unexpectedly. Not only did she lose a parent, she suffered a terrible attack of a skin condition called rosacea. Left crying in front of her bedroom mirror every day and confining herself to her room, Batten was convinced her life was over.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman with rosacea cures it with a cream made from CAPERS
Frances Batten, 33, from Somerset, was diagnosed with rosacea after her skin flared up with red marks and pus-filled blisters.The mother-of-three says the condition was ruining her life until she found a cure. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Just A Heads Up, Your Eyelashes Are Probably Crawling With Mites
We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but here it goes: Your eyelashes are probably covered in parasitic mites. Your face can play host to two species of microscopic mites: Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis. These mites live in hair follicles, feasting on your body’s oily secretions.  Yummy.  It’s unclear how many people host Demodex mites, but research suggests that they become increasingly common as we age. Demodex mites rarely appear on babies, but samples of teens and adults have shown 70 to 100 percent occurrence of Demodex.  Before you plu...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news