November 20, 2018

Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis: What’s the link?

Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are related autoimmune conditions. Psoriatic arthritis causes joint pain and stiffness, and psoriasis is a common cause of psoriatic arthritis. However, people […]
November 15, 2018

Treatment protocols may differ in early and late onset psoriasis

Patients with early-onset psoriasis are less likely than those with late-onset psoriasis to respond to systemic psoriasis treatments, a scientific review shows. Patients with early-onset psoriasis […]
November 13, 2018

Managing Infection Risk in Psoriasis: Expert Q&A

More research is needed to better understand the pathophysiologic mechanisms that result in increased risk for infection among individuals with psoriasis. Infectious disease is a common […]
November 6, 2018

Psoriasis on the tongue: Symptoms, treatment, and prevention

Psoriasis can affect any part of the body, including the mouth and tongue. Psoriasis can affect any area of skin, including that of the mouth and […]
November 1, 2018

Plaque psoriasis: Pictures, symptoms, and severity

Plaque psoriasis is the most common form of psoriasis. Treatment will depend on the severity of the symptoms, which doctors may determine using grading scales. In […]
October 30, 2018

Psoriasis: 11 triggers and how to avoid them

People with psoriasis experience flares where the symptoms worsen. For most people with psoriasis, symptoms come and go over time. Many factors can trigger psoriasis flares, […]
October 25, 2018

Psoriasis and cancer: Is there a link?

There is a current debate about whether or not there is a link between psoriasis, or psoriasis treatments, and certain cancers. Some doctors believe that having […]