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7 Psoriasis-related Events You Should Know About

Are you looking for ways to become more involved in the psoriasis community and to meet more people like you? Check out these seven events designed with psoriasis in mind! Team NPF** When:** Varies** Where**: Various locations The National Psoriasis ...

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9 Psoriasis Role Models You Should Know

Check out these nine psoriasis advocates: Most are new to the community Whether you are looking for a guy to look up to, a gal to follow, advice from a parent of a child with psoriasis, or someone of color to relate to, this list provides it all. Com...

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Thinking of Having a Tattoo Removed? Read This First

_What story is your tattoo telling about you? Is it a tale of remembrance? Love? Or regret? _ Most tattoos tell stories unique to the people who have them. But for people like Dejuan U., some stories end up told in the “wrong place.” “I got a tattoo ...

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The Future of Vaccines for Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Out of the many vaccines available in the United States, there is currently only one vaccine for one sexually transmitted disease (STD): human papillomavirus, also known as genital warts, or HPV. However, the American Sexual Health Association report...

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Living With

8 Unusual Conditions Linked to Psoriasis

These eight diseases have been linked to psoriasis. Learn what you should look out for.

How to Tell Your Chronic Illness Story

How to Tell Your Chronic Illness Story

In the last five years, I’ve had the opportunity to share my story with thousands. As I continue to tell my saga with psoriasis, I now have the honor of looking for others to feature in my writing.

What Your Skin Says About Your Health

What Your Skin Says About Your Health

The skin is the largest organ of the body and when it changes, this can be the first sign that you need to take action. Take a look at these skin issues worth paying close attention to.

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Risk Factors

Sexual Health Requirements by Ages

When do you need your first Pap test? What about a mammogram? Learn which tests, procedures, and vaccines related to sexual health you need at each age.

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How to Get Involved With Psoriasis Research

Help improve scientific understanding of psorisis by sharing your own experiences through the National Psoriasis Foundation's Citizen Pscientist program.

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Facts about the Morning After Pill

There has been some controversy around emergency contraception (EC), better known as the “Morning After Pill”, despite the fact that nearly 5.8 million women have used the drug at least once in their lives. I talked to my local pharmacist to uncover ...