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Skin Health

A comprehensive overview of different skin conditions, including eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, and chronic hives, ways to distinguish them from each other, and treatment options. Inspiring personal stories from patient experts on living with a visible illness.

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Living With

Psoriatic Arthritis and Disability: All Your Questions, Answered!

If your PsA symptoms are so severe that it’s difficult to keep working, you may want to apply for disability benefits. Start here, with this basic guide to the often-confusing process.

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Treatment

Psoriatic Arthritis: Need a Treatment Change?

There are too many treatment options to settle for one that’s not working. Watch for these red flags that suggest it’s time to talk to your doctor about switching things up.

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Chronic Life

Let's Talk About Treatment for HS

You have some seriously effective options for managing symptoms—and a darn good chance at reaching remission, too.

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Lifestyle

Fight Psoriatic Inflammation With These 8 Food Rules

There’s no magic food that will instantly eliminate symptoms of psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, but there are some simple guidelines proven to help.

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Living With

Does Weather Affect Psoriatic Arthritis?

It’s not in your head. Changing temps can impact the severity of flare-ups associated with PsA. Here’s what you need to know.

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Managing Flares

The 10 Best Do-It-All Balms for Psoriasis

Using moisturizer is non-negotiable if you have psoriasis. Some days, however, call for hydration big guns like these derm-recommended balms and salves.

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Chronic Life

The Realest Psoriasis Feeds on Instagram

These #psoriasiswarriors are doing it for the 'gram—revealing all sides of their personal journeys with psoriasis.

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Let's Talk About Psoriasis

We've got the doctor-approved details on psoriasis causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts and tips that can make life with this skin condition easier.

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Lifestyle

Skin Conditions Morph Into Body Art

See how these people turn skin blemishes into body art, from eczema affected eyes transformed into Van Gogh paintings, to doodles around patches of vitiligo.

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Managing Flares

21 Ways to Prevent Chronic Hives Flare-Ups

Wondering how you can have fewer chronic hives flare-ups? Try these 21 tips to find the medications, natural remedies, and lifestyle changes that work for you.