Health News

At the Medicap Pharmacy® stores, we are dedicated to providing products and services to care for your family’s wellness. One of those services is health news you can trust. Use the filters to focus on the information that is important to you, then bookmark this page to make it a regular stop anytime you’re online.


Four Kinds of Red in the Face
Redness in the face is found in all cases of rosacea. But different types of rosacea come with different markings.
Getting Rid of Rosacea
Skin conditions can have a big impact on how people view themselves and how they interact with the world. Treating these conditions effectively can be very important to a person's overall well-being.
Red Alert: Rosacea’s Social Minefield
For 16 million Americans, rosacea brings a redness to the face that can cause self-consciousness. Rosacea Awareness Month this April highlights the social pitfalls of rosacea and treatments for the condition.
Hidden Within Your Skin
What makes us rosy in the cheeks isn't always light and merry. This is true particularly among rosacea patients inflamed around their visage.
Understanding Rosacea
Suffering from rosacea, a chronic often progressive skin condition that causes acne-like redness on the face, is socially crippling for many who suffer from the medical condition. Even more frustrating is that while there are treatments to manage it, there is still no known cause or cure for rosacea. Steven R. Feldman, MD, PhD, a professor of dermatology, pathology and public health sciences at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, said there are many thoughts about what might cause the condition, but still no known cause. April has been designated Rosacea Awareness Month by the National ...
Rid Your Face of Redness
Rosacea is a chronic skin condition that affects adults. Although it may make you feel self-conscious, you are not the only one to deal with rosacea. Even Bill Clinton and Princess Diana have battled with the condition.
Don't Hide, Rid the Red from Your Face
Even though rosacea is a harmless skin condition, it can still make you feel self-conscious. Now it seems a new gel may be able to prevent you from getting that embarrassing red face.
You Can Look Mah-velous!
Fernando Lamas famously said to Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show , "Johnny, I would rather look good than to feel good any day." With significant acne and rosacea, feeling good and looking good may not be happening.