October 2, 2018

Psoriasis Social Stigma

More than 8 million Americans experience the uncomfortable, chronic skin condition of psoriasis. Psoriasis leads to dry, scaly, and painful patches of skin, typically on the […]
February 15, 2018

How Your Diet Can Make Your Psoriasis Symptoms Worse—And What To Do About It

Psoriasis symptoms can be worsened or eased by diet choices. Psoriasis is a chronic, autoimmune skin disease that causes skin cells to build up rapidly, resulting […]
January 25, 2018

Racial minorities less likely to see a doctor for psoriasis

People of color are less likely to seek help for psoriasis treatment. Despite the fact that their disease may be more severe, a new study shows […]
January 4, 2018

Severe Psoriasis May Make Diabetes Increasingly Likely 

Psoriasis appears to increase the risk of type 2 diabetes. People with the skin disease psoriasis are at increased risk for type 2 diabetes, and the […]
December 28, 2017

New treatments for psoriasis

There are new treatment options for patients with psoriasis. Treatment options for psoriasis have expanded rapidly in recent years and several new drugs have been licensed […]
November 30, 2017

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Progression in Psoriasis Patients 

Discussion about patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease damage and psoriasis. Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease characterized by patches of dry, red, itchy, and scaly skin. […]
November 28, 2017

Promising new target for treatment of psoriasis is safe, study shows

Blocking a protein could be beneficial to those with psoriasis. A protein known to play a significant role in the development of psoriasis can be prevented […]