National Psoriasis Foundation

Non-Profit Organization

The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) is the world’s leading nonprofit for individuals with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. NPF is on a mission to drive efforts to cure psoriatic disease and dramatically improve the lives of the more than 8 million Americans affected by this chronic disease. As part of that effort, the NPF created its Patient Navigation Center offering personalized assistance to everyone impacted by psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis and has funded more than $19 million in research grants and fellowships.

Latest by National Psoriasis Foundation

Psoriasis Shampoos for $10 or Less

These psoriasis products are easy on your scalp and your budget.

Getting by With Psoriatic Arthritis Until You Get Insurance

A Texas man finds the right specialists and gets approved for disability insurance with some help from the Patient Navigation Center.

The Power of Phototherapy for Psoriasis

Light therapy can provide lasting relief for many people with psoriasis. Find out if it could be right for you.

They Just Want to Help

How to communicate with your loved ones so you get the support you need for your psoriatic disease without sacrificing your relationship along the way.

Beating Isolation When Your Psoriasis Is Misdiagnosed

A Utah woman refuses to give up – and gets a second chance in life.

When Psoriasis Hurts

Researchers are finding new tools to analyze skin pain in people with psoriasis and make things better for people who have this problem.

Love, Sex, and Psoriasis

As many as 70 percent of people with psoriasis say the condition impacts their sexual relationships. Learn more about what you can do to ease symptoms and improve intimacy.

What Race Has to Do With Psoriasis

People with non-white skin and psoriasis face unique challenges. Find out how to get an accurate diagnosis and the treatment you need.

Swim Your PsA Symptoms Away

Easy on the joints and mentally soothing, aquatic exercises are especially beneficial for people with psoriatic arthritis. Are you ready to make a splash?

No, Psoriasis Is Not Contagious

One man shares how he deals with misconceptions, annoying questions, and all-around lack of awareness about his condition.