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Thinking About a Biologic for Psoriasis?

These advanced meds could be your key to clearer skin. Here's what to know before you start.

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Simple Strategies for Sticking to Your Treatment Plan

Don’t turn taking your psorasis or psoriatic arthritis meds into an uphill battle. Get the facts and stay the course.

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Psoriasis Medicine May Lower Heart Disease Risk

In people with psoriasis — a chronic skin condition — biologics may help prevent heart disease, according to an observational study.

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7 Tips for Psoriatic Arthritis Weight Gain

Follow this practical recommendations to stay fit and manage weight gain when living with psoriatic arthritis.

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Treat-to-Target for Psoriatic Arthritis?

The treat-to-target strategy has been used widely for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Now it’s being considered for psoriatic arthritis, as well. Learn more.

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Avoid These Beauty Products With Psoriasis

Skin care and beauty products can potentially aggravate your psoriasis. Check the labels for these common ingredients so you can avoid them.

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9 Questions To Ask About Psoriasis Treatments

A psoriasis treatment can be a big decision, and committment. Before you start a new treatment, ask these 9 questions to make sure it's right for you.

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Nail Psoriasis: How to Prevent a Flare-Up

Nail psoriasis may not be preventable, but these tips for proper nail care can help you have fewer flare-ups.

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New Guidelines Benefit Children With Psoriasis

Kids like Cyrus Harandi with psoriasis are at risk for mental health problems. Now, the first-ever screening guidelines have been published to help doctors address this issue head-on.

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Try Home Phototherapy for Psoriasis

Phototherapy can be a great way to treat psoriasis. Find out why at-home options can be just as effective as treatments in a doctor’s office.