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10 Tips to Manage the Winter Blues

We know that winter can impact psoriasis. Beyond psoriasis symptoms, we can also have a feeling of sadness is known as seasonal affective disorder (SAD).

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Enjoying Winter Fun, Even With Asthma

Frigid and dry winter air, plus cold and flu season, make winter fun challenging, but not impossible. Learn ways you can prevent asthma symptoms during winter.

By Stephanie Stephens

Here's Why Humidity and Cold Air Trigger Asthma

Every asthmatic should be aware that both humidity and cold air are two very common asthma triggers. So why is this? And what can you do about it?

By John Bottrell

Your Flu Questions Answered

Can you get the flu after you’ve already had the flu? Is it too late to get your shot? We’ve tapped experts to answer these questions — and more.

By Stephanie Stephens

Your Winter Skin Care Questions - Answered

Winter weather is notorious for causing psoriasis flares. Here’s what you can do to avoid them.

By National Psoriasis Foundation

How the Winter Affects Your Thyroid

If you are hypothyroid, cold weather can have a number of effects on your thyroid treatment and symptoms.

By Mary Shomon

Cold and Flu Fighting Foods and Supplements

Nutritionist Jonny Bowden explains the best foods and supplements to help strengthen your immune system against cold, flu, and other common illnesses.

By Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Hot Drinks That Offer Healing Health Benefits

These hot drinks will not only warm you up, but they can also help prevent and treat chronic health conditions like cancer and rheumatoid arthritis.

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

Enjoying the Holidays With a Chronic Illness

If you live with a chronic illness like rheumatoid arthritis, these 5 simple tips can make a huge difference in how you enjoy your holidays.

By Britt J Johnson

13 Self-Care Gifts to Soothe Chronic Illness

If you live with chronic illness, treat yourself this holiday by giving yourself the gift of self-care.

By Cathy Kramer