October 6, 2016

Crohn’s Disease Treatment Update: Psoriasis Drug Approved By FDA To Treat Crohn’s Disease

The psoriasis medication Stelara has been approved by the FDA to also treat Crohn’s disease. Johnson & Johnson said on Monday that the U.S. Food and Drug […]
September 29, 2016

Oral Psoriasis: Diagnosis and Treatment 

Psoriasis that affects the skin is common, but oral psoriasis is much less common. Cutaneous psoriasis is frequently encountered in clinical practice, in contrast to oral […]
September 22, 2016

Feds probe drug maker for prices of generic dermatology meds

The US Department of Justice is investigating generic drugs and pricing. Yet another drug maker is under scrutiny for its pricing. The US Department of Justice last Thursday […]
September 8, 2016

One patient’s perspective: Stuck in the middle

A patient shares her story of having trouble getting medication for her psoriasis. Melissa Withem Voss, from Waukegan, Ill., is 42 years old. A widower with […]
September 1, 2016

“Forgotten” systemic drugs for psoriasis

In addition to new immunologic medications for psoriasis, there are also older medications that still offer relief for many patients. With the recent discoveries of immunologic […]
August 25, 2016

Dermatology by selfie: Does it work?

A photo of a skin blemish can be used to diagnose skin diseases. Some people receive photos of friends’ pets or kids on their smartphones. Dr. […]
August 18, 2016

Indoor Air Quality Is Nothing To Sneeze At 

Indoor air quality is a concern for health. Have you ever wondered if the things inside your house that you consider safe and harmless actually are? The […]