Casey Nilsson

Casey Nilsson, Patient Expert

Casey Nilsson writes about psoriasis and autoimmune diseases for HealthCentral. Casey is an award-winning magazine writer based in Providence, Rhode Island. She’s a 2017 Association of Health Care Journalists fellow and her story on unfair labor conditions for people with disabilities was a finalist for the 2016 City and Regional Magazine Association Awards. Follow her on Twitter @casey_nilsson.

Can Fire Ants Tame Psoriasis?

When a filmmaker was bitten by fire ants during a shoot in Central America, her psoriasis improved. Then she discovered research that backed up the use of the insects’ venom to reduce flares.
Casey Nilsson