Psoriasis News

Date Posted
Article Title
12/14/2005
Psoriasis Drug May Also Fight Depression

But relief from skin condition may explain improvement, one expert says

10/13/2005
Drug Proves Effective Against Psoriasis

Remicade also produces lasting results, study finds

8/29/2005
Health Tip: Managing Psoriasis

Avoid long, hot showers

8/14/2005
New Therapies Offer New Hope for Psoriasis Sufferers

Biologic drugs resemble 'laser-guided missiles,' compared to 'big bomb' medicines of past

2/18/2005
12/16/2004
Two New Psoriasis Treatments May Be Ready for Human Testing

Lab studies show promise for different approaches

8/28/2004
Emerging Drugs Show Promise Against Psoriasis

'Biologics' dampen the immune system and overproduction of cells

5/4/2004
Enbrel Approved to Treat Psoriasis

Tames inflamed skin lesions

4/1/2004
Even Mild Psoriasis a Problem for Sufferers

Many with small patches on skin dissatisfied with treatment

3/16/2004
Psoriasis Treatment Shows Unwanted Side Effect

Drug/UV therapy mix raise levels of human papillomavirus in skin

2/12/2004
Psoriasis

Keep skin moist

1/5/2004
Genetic Activity Linked to Psoriasis

Finding opens up new avenues for treating incurable skin disease

12/16/2003
Another New Drug for Psoriasis

Efalizumb reduces reduces thick, red, scaly patches on skin

12/16/2003
Soothing News for Psoriasis Sufferers

Drug eases severity of skin disease

12/12/2003
Glycerin May Heal Skin

Common ingredient in skin care products can treat some diseases

11/19/2003
Two New Drugs Offer Hope for Psoriasis Sufferers

'Targeted biologic therapies' provide safe, effective long-term relief

11/17/2003
Psoriasis Linked to Increased Risk of Lymphoma

Those with skin disease three times more likely to get cancer, study finds

11/11/2003
New Hope for Psoriasis Sufferers

Discovery of three genes linked to skin disease could usher in new treatments

10/28/2003
Psoriasis Drug Tames Immune Cells

Controls itchy, scaly skin

9/10/2003
Stopping the Spread of Psoriasis

Experts note many promising treatments are on horizon

8/29/2003
New Weapons in Fight Against Psoriasis

Several target more severe forms of the skin disease

8/29/2003
One Woman's Struggle

Psoriasis has posed physical as well as emotional challenges

8/21/2003
New Cream Clears Psoriasis

Researchers claim topical drug reduces severity, duration of lesions

8/20/2003
Psoriasis Treatment Passes Another Test

Onercept successful in Phase II trial sponsored by drug maker

6/16/2003
Worrying Won't Help Psoriasis Treatment

But new therapies may give patients less to stress about

3/15/2003
Breakthrough Drug for Psoriasis Sufferers

Part of new class of treatments that could revolutionize medicine

1/31/2003
Psoriasis Drug Goes Beyond Creams

Tames overactive immune cells in skin

12/2/2002
New Treatment for Psoriasis Works Well

Compound targets immune cells in skin

11/23/2002
Seeing the Light on Skin Conditions

Laser/light therapies may be viable alternative to medications

2/16/2002
Enbrel Expands Use to Include Psoriatic Arthritis

Drug OK'd to fight condition found in 25 percent of psoriasis victims

9/28/2001
Cyclosporin for Psoriasis Raises Skin Cancer Risk

Combining drug with UV therapy worsens carcinomas

6/7/2001
New Treatment for Psoriasis Shows Promise

Monoclonal antibody clears skin in first trial

5/21/2001
It's Not Such a Heartbreak

Psoriasis isn't the end of the world