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This Is Rosacea, Too: What People With Dark Skin Should Know

While it may be more difficult to diagnose, there's no denying that people with dark skin do get rosacea. From diagnosis to treatment, here's the lowdown.

By Patty Onderko

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She Became a Top Ballerina...and Had No Idea She Had AS

People with ankylosing spondylitis don't usually become professional dancers. Alicia Graf Mack did that and more.

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One Woman's Secret to Living Fully—and Freely—With RA

HealthCentral's patient advocate Lene Andersen shares what it means to live a #NoLimits life with rheumatoid arthritis.

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How One Woman Found Freedom From RA

When rheumatoid arthritis threatened to lock up her life. Teresa D'Angelo found an escape. Get ready for some #HappyTears!

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#Save60 for Psoriasis Awareness Month!

Psoriasis patients spend about an hour day managing symptoms. We’re here to help you #Save60 so you have more time for you.

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8 Green Veggies for a Healthy Heart

Adding even a few of these vegetables into regular rotation can help protect against cardiovascular disease. Dig in!

By Madeline Halpert
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9 Common Rosacea Triggers (and How to Beat Them)

Too much sun, heat, and spicy food can all trigger inflammation and set rosacea aflare. Here's how to deal.

By Barbara O'Dair
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Let’s Talk About CBD

We’ve got the 411 on whether CBD is really as magical as people make it out to be—and if it’s actually even legal.

By Jennifer Tzeses
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Sneaky Reasons Your Asthma Is Acting up During Quarantine

From hidden dust bunnies to backyard grilling, here’s why your wheezing symptoms might seem worse…at home.

By Sarah Ellis
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Cut Your COVID Risk While Protesting

In a large public setting, it’s impossible to stick to the strict social distancing guidelines you’ve followed everywhere else. Here’s how to stay as safe as possible.

By Sarah Ellis

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Lene Andersen is an author, health and disability advocate, and photographer. She lives with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Mike Veny is one of world’s leading mental health speakers and a high-energy corporate drumming event facilitator.

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Mary Shomon is a patient advocate and bestselling author on thyroid disease, diabetes, weight loss and hormonal health.

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A Healthier, Happier Future With Psoriasis

How do you find love with psoriasis? How do you handle awkward questions or assumption? It all comes down to self confidence, our patient experts say. Here's how to boost yours.

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Managing Diabetes at Mealtime: Top Insulin Tips

Trusted tips to better manage your blood sugar at breakfast, lunch, dinner, and whenever you crave a snack. Learn how best to handle your insulin in hot weather and what temperature your fridge should be to make your insulin retain its potency.

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Taking Charge of Psoriasis

Learn how to manage flares whether at home or away; the right way to advocate for yourself at the doctor's office; and what your dermatologist wishes you knew.