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10 Things You'd Rather Be Doing Than Dealing With Psoriasis

Imagine not having to give up an hour a day to take care of your skin condition. How would you spend that time?

By Meirav Devash

Stories That Inspire Us

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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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Let's Talk About Eczema and Kids

Itchy skin can be irritation nation for young children. Understanding the ins and outs of this tricky condition can help you help them find comfort.

By Jennifer Tzeses
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Let’s Talk About Crohn’s Disease Tests and Diagnosis

It would be great if a single exam could confirm if you have Crohn’s. Naturally, it’s not that simple—but the tests below can work together to provide a clearer picture of your health.

By Stephanie Wood
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What You Need to Know About the Shingles Vaccine

There’s a shot for that painful shingles rash, so why aren’t people getting it?

By Amy Marturana Winderl
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Kids’ Top Qs About Psoriasis

Is it contagious? Will it last forever? Experts help you answer kids’ toughest questions about your psoriasis.

By Maryn Liles
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This Is What It Feels Like to Have Crohn's Disease

It's an ongoing battle to stay one step ahead of this chronic IBD condition, but Linzy Ross is up for the challenge.

By Linzy Ross

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Lene Andersen, MSW
Patient Advocate

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

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

Mary Shomon
Patient Advocate

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

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Ankylosing Spondylitis: We've Got Your Back

Learn how to navigate diagnosis, treatment, and daily life with ankylosing spondylitis, a rare and painful condition that afflicts men and women of all ages.

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Living With Crohn's Disease

Whether it's dancing, biking, traveling, or hiking: yes, you can do that with Crohn's. Learn which foods will help rather than harm; how to advocate for yourself at the doctor's office; and how to navigate stigma.

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Smart Strategies for Tackling RA

When your body's in pain, how do you move forward? Find expert advice and use the collective wisdom of fellow RA patients and caregivers to live with greater ease at home, work, and beyond.