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9 Sneaky Signs You May Have Psoriasis

How can you tell if the thick red, scaly, itchy patches of skin appearing on your body are signs of psoriasis? The signs can be sneaky. We help you figure it all out.

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Eczema and Topical Steroid Withdrawal

Over-use or misuse of topical steroids for eczema can lead to a painful and unsightly condition of the skin.

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YouTube Beauty Star Shares Her Eczema Story

Eczema and beauty YouTuber Zainab Danjuma shares her story of her battle to love her skin and how she now sees makeup and skin care in a whole new way.

Yes, You Can Hike, Camp, and Ski with Eczema

A top eczema doctor shares his tips on how to have fun in the great outdoors and minimize itchy flares.

Find Out If Your Occupation Could Be the Cause of Your Eczema

If you suspect your job might be making your eczema worse, you may be right. Learn your options.

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Ways Psoriatic Arthritis is an Invisible Illness

Psoriatic arthritis can be classified as an “invisible illness.”

Alternative Therapies for Psoriatic Arthritis

Take a holistic approach to managing psoriatic arthritis with these top picks for alternative therapies, including acupuncture, essential oils and meditation.

Poses for PsA: Stiff Hands and Pain

When you have psoriatic arthritis, you may experience hand pain, stiffness, tingling, and swelling. Adding these hand exercises to your daily (or even weekly) routine can tremendously help keep your extremities in working order.

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Fight Joint Pain With Physical Therapy

We all know exercise is good for psoriatic arthritis, but when your joints are stiff, it's hard to get moving. Here are 5 reasons physical therapy can help.

What to Ask a Loved One with Psoriasis

What to Ask a Loved One with Psoriasis

My family did a great job of seeking out the best doctors and treatment options for my chronic psoriasis. But as I reflect, I think there was a huge element of treatment that they unintentionally missed.