One recent study concluded that patients with rosacea have higher incidences of embarrassment, social anxiety, depression, and decreased Quality o Life compared with the rest of the population.Those that suffer from rosacea, know well that rosacea is more than just a red face.If you are just starting to look for internet resources related to Rosacea, your first stop should be the Rosacea FAQ.This will answer some of your simple questions and whet your appetite for more. In October 1998, I created an email group for rosacea sufferers.In mid 2007 a new online community site, called the Rosacea Support Community (or RSComm for short) was launched to compliment the rosacea support email group.
In recent surveys by the National Rosacea Society, nearly 70 percent of rosacea patients said this condition had lowered their self-confidence and self-esteem, and 41 percent reported it had caused them to avoid public contact or cancel social engagements.
This group is still the largest rosacea group on the internet. The Rosacea Support Group has proved valuable for people suffering from rosacea to exchange information about rosacea symptoms and rosacea treatments.
We call this the Rosacea Support Email Group (or RSG for short). As of July 2009, there are more than 7500 registered members of this email group, with many many more reading the list without registering.
Also expect discussions about what traditional and alternative medicine has to say about rosacea.
According to the National Rosacea Society, more than 14 million Americans suffer from the condition called Rosacea, and most of them don’t know it.
Rosacea is an acne like inflammatory skin condition that can affect the nose, cheeks, chin and eyes.