Providers in the Media

April 25, 2021
Because there’s a well-established link between obesity and symptom severity among folks with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, here are some facts on the subject, along with some easy, actionable steps you can take should you be interested in losing a few pounds in hopes of improving your…
April 14, 2021
If you’re over 66 years old and have a higher risk for skin cancer, you might want to double-check your blood pressure medication.
March 30, 2021
Imagine a substance that cushions your joints, plumps up your skin, and supports your organs. Collagen has that job, which helps explain why it’s the most abundant protein in the body—it’s in your skin, cartilage, bones, tendons, and ligaments. There’s even collagen in your eyes and teeth.
March 30, 2021
If you’ve been working at home or not getting out that much during the pandemic, it may have seemed like the perfect time to grow out a beard. Why go through the bother of shaving if you don’t have to, right?
March 25, 2021
Collagen isn't typically vegan, but genetically modified yeast and bacteria can help create plant-based collagen. Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, explains how it works and whether it…
March 22, 2021
If you have psoriasis, then it’s likely that you’ve heard of its unofficial sister condition: psoriatic arthritis. Both are chronic autoimmune disorders characterized by inflammation in the body, with the main difference being that psoriasis (PsO) manifests itself on the skin, while psoriatic…
March 22, 2021
If you’re thinking that wheatgrass sounds like a leafy green plant that people put in smoothies because it’s packed with nutrients, well, congrats—you couldn’t be more correct. But get this: because the ingredient is abundant in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, wheatgrass can also be highly…
March 11, 2021
Your skin doesn’t lie. And that’s mostly because it can’t. As your body’s largest organ, one of its primary jobs is to find a way to bring any potential issues to your attention.
March 2, 2021
Dermatologists say that virtual meetings are creating a “Zoom Boom” – an increased demand for cosmetic treatments. It stems from people staring at themselves on the computer screen.
February 1, 2021
Patient perception of teledermatology visits during the COVID-19 pandemic have been mostly positive and seen as a convenient and safe method of dermatology care, according to a survey study.