Psoriasis often occurs alongside metabolic syndrome, obesity, and type 2 diabetes, and research now suggests that there may be a linked genetic cause.
Researchers have pinned down a particular genetic variation that plays a role in defining whether you look older or younger than your years.
Assistive technology - the use of (frequently modified or customized) equipment to improve the functional capabilities of people with special needs - is an important therapeutic tool.
A new study finds that people with the chronic inflammatory skin condition rosacea appear to be at slightly higher risk of developing dementia - particularly Alzheimer's disease.
What dermatologists need to know about African-American hairstyling practices and the risk of traction alopecia.
New discussion tool launched to aid.Research funded by Celgene in collaboration with the Psoriasis Association reveals the extent to which itch, often an under-rated symptom of psoriasis...
Sepsis constitutes the main cause of disease and death in people suffering from severe burns.
Large or slow-healing wounds that do not receive adequate blood flow could benefit from a novel approach that combines a nanoscale graft onto which three different cell types are layered.
This review summarizes the literature on scleratrophic skin lesions as a manifestation of a Borrelia infection.
New research by health psychologists has shown that the beliefs and expectations of people with diabetic foot ulcers about their illness have a significant independent effect on their survival.