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Diane M. Horowitz, MD

Medical Reviewer

Rheumatology and Internal Medicine, Northwell Health, Great Neck, New York. Medical reviewer for the VeriMed Healthcare Network.

Latest by Diane M. Horowitz, MD

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7 Ways to Manage Psoriatic Arthritis Symptoms During Pregnancy

Being pregnant often means going off certain treatments for psoriatic arthritis. But there are still many ways to keep symptoms at bay.

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New, Faster Infusion for Psoriatic Arthritis

A biologic medication that requires less time commitment may be welcome news for some patients with psoriatic arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis.

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Have Psoriasis? Watch for These Complications

Psoriasis increases your risk of other diseases like psoriatic arthritis, high blood pressure, and depression. Here’s what you need to know.

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Biologics and Biosimilars for PsA

Do you know how biologics and biosimilars control psoriatic arthritis? Here's what you need to know about how they work, and which your doctor might prescribe.

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My Psoriatic Arthritis Journey With Biologics

Read what Amberlee Barricklow learned about controlling psoriatic arthritis with biologic medications, including the advice she would give her younger self.

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What I Wish I'd Known Before Starting a Biologic

Five women share what they’ve learned since starting a biologic medication—and what they wished they’d known beforehand.

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Why Are My Knees So Noisy?

Those pops and clicks you hear coming from your knees may be the sound of arthritis beginning to take hold. Here’s what you should know.

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Living With

Concerned About Your New RA Diagnosis?

If you've been newly diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, learn about common fears, concerns, and experiences from these people who have been through it.

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Chronic Life

Do Your Loved Ones See Your Fatigue as Laziness?

Feeling abandoned by friends and family only adds to the trauma of managing chronic fatigue.

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Cash for Obesity Care: Better Results?

Does paying cash versus insurance get you better care outcomes for obesity treatments? This study ran the numbers.