Can Rosacea Run in the Family?

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Can Rosacea Run in the Family?

If someone in your family has rosacea, you may wonder if you will also develop this condition. Here is some important information on rosacea and the potential for intrafamilial transmission. What is Rosacea? Rosacea causes redness in the face. It might look like a constant blush, ruddy skin, or an acne breakout. In some cases, rosacea may […]

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Does Stress Cause Rosacea?

Rosacea is a skin condition whose telltale sign is reddened cheeks. The disorder, which has no cure, causes the blood vessels to become very visible and may be accompanied by a pussy rash. Rosacea is sometimes mistaken for pimples or adult acne, since it is most commonly is diagnosed among women in their 50s. How […]

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Is Rosacea Genetic?

More than 14 million people in the U.S. have rosacea and struggle with the symptoms of this chronic skin disease. If you have it, you may wonder if it’s caused by genetics or other issues and how to treat it. What is rosacea? Rosacea is a long-lasting but treatable skin disease that affects the forehead, […]

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