Psoriatic ArthritisLiving With

Does Weather Affect Psoriatic Arthritis?

Woman standing under umbrella in storm
Jon Ly

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Robert Nelson

Most People Feel Worse in the Winter

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Genessa Panainte

Cold Weather Can Also Heighten Stiffness

woman wearing warm clothes drinking hot drink

Your Best Defense in the Winter: Stay Warm

woman outdoors in winter fitness gear tying sneakers

Make Sure to Keep Moving

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Barometric Pressure Might Play a Role

Balloons on a ceiling
Adi Goldstein

The Arthritis/Barometric Pressure Link

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Matt Cannon

Manage Storm-Related Swelling

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Psoriasis Seems to Like Warm Weather

Man giving woman piggy-back ride next to beach
Toa Heftiba

There’s No “Best Weather” for Everyone with Psoriatic Arthritis

Amy Marturana Winderl

Amy Marturana Winderl


Amy is a freelance journalist and certified personal trainer. She covers a wide range of health topics, including fitness, health conditions, mental health, sexual and reproductive health, nutrition, and more. Her work has appeared on SELF, Bicycling, Health, and other publications. When she's not busy writing or editing, you can find her hiking, cooking, running, or lounging on the couch watching the latest true crime show on Netflix.