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9 Invisible Ways Psoriatic Arthritis Affects Your Body

It’s not just swollen, flaky knuckles. There are many psoriatic arthritis symptoms that you can’t even see. Here are the side effects to look (er, feel) for.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.
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9 Sneaky Triggers of an Eczema Flare

Learn these surprising red flags so you can thwart an eczema breakout before it thwarts you.

By Krista Bennett DeMaio
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10 Red Flags of a Psoriatic Arthritis Flare

Recognize psoriatic arthritis before it flares. Pay attention to these 10 red flags to make changes early before the joint pain gets worse.

By Julie Cerrone Croner
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11 Eczema Myths That Can Hurt Your Skin

These untruths have dermatologists scratching their heads. Learn the real deal, improve your skin.

By Krista Bennett DeMaio
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8 Steps to Calming an RA Flare

You might not always be able to prevent a rheumatoid arthritis flare-up, but with these pain-relieving tips at the ready, you can at least show it who's boss.

By Sarah Fielding
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9 Ways to Treat Psoriatic Arthritis

Cosentyx, Taltz, Otezla, oh my! Here's how to navigate finding the best treatment option for you.

By Amy Marturana Winderl
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10 Ways to Chillax for Fewer Hives

No surprise here: Stress can really mess with your skin, especially if you get chronic hives. Reduce flare-ups with this guide filled with relaxation tactics.

By Dori Price
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How to Supercharge Your Psoriatic Arthritis Treatments

Give your complementary PsA treatments a big boost with these tiny tweaks.

By Jenn Sinrich
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More Than Just an Itch: How Skin Conditions Impact Your Mental Health

Chronic itch is more than skin deep, research says it can set your mental health back, too (not cool!). Here are some techniques to calm your skin and your mind.

By Lara DeSanto
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Sad? Stressed? How to Deal with the Emotional Toll of UC

10 stay-strong strategies for coping with the (often overlooked) emotional toll of having ulcerative colitis.

By Laurel Leicht