Pediatric Psoriasis and Obesity

A recent study published in JAMA Dermatology has found that children with psoriasis are at an increased risk of developing comorbidities compared to children without psoriasis, and obesity appears to be an important independent risk factor for the development of these cooccurring disorders. The study indicates that in addition to needing to manage the cutaneous […]

Pediatric Dermatology

Pediatric dermatology is a somewhat young sub-specialty, and although it has been growing in popularity in the past several years, there is still a shortage of providers. According to an article in Dermatology Times, a combination of factors contribute to this longstanding shortage of pediatric dermatologists including a newer system for certification, lower pay, and […]