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Insurance

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.

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Treatment

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.

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Caregiving

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.

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Complications

Beating Isolation When Your Psoriasis Is Misdiagnosed

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

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Living With

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.

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Relationships

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.

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Living With

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.

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Swimming

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?

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Living With

No, Psoriasis Is Not Contagious

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

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Living With

How to Build Your Psoriatic Disease Health Team

Here are the specialists you'll want in your life for your best chance at reducing or alleviating your psoriasis and psoriatic arthrtis symptoms.