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Risk Factors

12 Things You Need to Know About Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a complex disease that manifests itself in different ways in different people. Get answers to your common questions and concerns.

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How Psoriasis Can Affect the Different Stages of Pregnancy

Three women talk about how pregnancy has changed their views on medication, doctor relationships, and self-care.

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Psoriasis

Increase Your Awareness of Psoriatic Arthritis

Roughly 30 percent of people with psoriasis develop psoriatic arthritis. Here’s what to look for.

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Lifestyle

10 Strategies for Staying Active With Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

Exercise is important for anyone with a chronic illness. Here’s how to get going.

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Aerobic

The Best Workout Videos for Chronic Illness

It's hard to get the exercise you need when you grapple with chronic pain. Try these videos for gentle workouts to help you stay in shape.

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Living With

Psoriasis Self Advocacy and Caregivers

Learn more about the different ways to advocate for yourself while living with psoriasis by teaching loved ones how to give you extra support as caregivers.

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Self Care

Psoriasis and Self-Care During Pregnancy

Try these easy tips for taking care of yourself, and managing your psoriasis, while you have a happy and healthy pregnancy.

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Advice from Top Psoriasis Bloggers for Living with Psoriasis

It’s so important to have a strong support system including others with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis when living with either of these conditions. They can lend an ear when you have a flare up and don’t want to leave your house.

Anxious woman talking to her doctor.

Reduce Injection or Infusion Anxiety

For those diagnosed with psoriasis, injections or infusions may be an alternative treatment. Beginning anything new can be nerve wracking and stressful if you’re not armed with the right information. So here are some proven ways to reduce anxiety aro...

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Proven Ways to Stay on Top of Psoriasis Treatments

Living with psoriasis means keeping track of your care. Here are proven ways to stay on top of your psoriasis medication and treatment plan.