Casey NilssonPatient Expert
Casey Nilsson, an award-winning journalist and magazine editor based in Rhode Island, writes about autoimmune disease for HealthCentral. Casey is a 2018 Association of Health Care Journalists fellow, and her reporting on unfair labor conditions for people with disabilities was a finalist for the City and Regional Magazine Association Awards. Diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis in 2016, Casey enjoys digging into rheumatologic news, research and trends.
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Managing PsA as a parent is no small feat. It requires organization, creativity, and patience. Here's how to make your job easier.
Psoriatic arthritis attacks joints all over the body. Here are 11 signs and symptoms that you should get checked out right away.
The right treatment for psoriatic arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis begins with a diagnosis. Here's how you can tell these two conditions apart.
Need some clean-up interventions to keep your psoriasis flakes at bay? Health writer Casey Nilsson offers some quick, easy ways to tidy them up.
Live better with PsA by getting the right information through these 9 easy-to-access psoriatic arthritis news sources.
Is there a cure for psoriatic arthritis, does it always include psoriasis, and do biologic medications give you cancer? Let's finally debunk these PsA myths.
From comfy sneakers and foot massages, to warm-water foot baths and acupuncture, here’s how to keep your feet pain-free with psoriatic arthritis.
Get out and play in the snow! These 12 tips will keep your joints from saying no.
A Harvard professor calls coconut oil pure poison, but many people with psoriasis swear by it. What’s the bottom line? Casey Nilsson weighs in.
You’d be surprised how little changes can really add up to a better day with psoriatic arthritis.