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Treatment

Celebrities Treat Their Psoriasis Just Like We Do

Celebrities ranging from Kim Kardashian West to LeAnn Rimes have psoriasis. They use biologic medications, cortisone shots, and other treatments for the condition.

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Skin Health

Does Psoriasis Change Your Skin Microbiome?

Researchers from the Human Microbiome Project studied the skin microbiome of people with psoriasis. What they found is fascinating.

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Chronic Life

Can Psoriasis Cause Cardiovascular Risks?

A doctor tells how people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are underscreened and possibly undertreated for cardiovascular risk factors.

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Treatment

Can Gene Therapy Work for RA?

Gene therapy may be on the horizon for rheumatoid arthritis patients. Learn how it could help eliminate pain in specific areas of your joints.

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Lifestyle

The Best Sheets For Psoriasis?

Don't let the wrong sheets aggravate your psoriasis. Here are 12 tips for choosing the best skin-friendly bed linens.

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Lifestyle

What Are the Best Bath Linens for Psoriasis?

Cotton or bamboo? Is your laundry detergent safe? What about gym towels? Here’s what you should know when choosing and caring for your towels.

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Symptoms

I'm a Dermatologist With Psoriasis

Dr. Carolyn Jacob is a dermotologist who knows personally what it's like living with psoriasis. Here's what she's learned about controlling her own condition.

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Treatment

Dear Family: It's Not the Turkey That’s Making Me Tired

The holidays offer an opportunity for a young woman to explain her psoriatic arthritis to her family.

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Diagnosis

Does Medical Marijuana Work for Psoriatic Arthritis?

Cynthia Covert found no relief from psoriatic arthritis and fibromyalgia until she starting using medical marijuana.

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Relationships

The Unspoken Rules of Love When You Have a Chronic Condition

When you have a chronic condition like psoriatic arthritis, your partner is affected too. Here’s how to be supportive and understanding of one another.