July 18, 2019

Abdominal obesity may raise risk for psoriasis

Abdominal obesity may increase the risk for psoriasis, according to a study published online May 31 in the Journal of Dermatology. Abdominal obesity may increase the […]
July 16, 2019

Psoriasis can affect internal organs as well as the skin

Patients can have serious consequences on their joints, arteries and other organs if not properly treated early to decrease the inflammation. Not only can psoriasis affect […]
July 11, 2019

Lichen planus vs. psoriasis: Symptoms, causes, and treatments

Lichen planus and psoriasis are unrelated skin conditions. They share some symptoms, but the causes and treatments are different. In this article, we explore the similarities […]
July 9, 2019

Genetic Prediction Model Helps Gauge Arthritis Risk in Psoriasis Patients

Treatment planning for a painful and potentially disabling condition could be made easier with a new model for assessing genetic risk in people with psoriasis. With […]
July 2, 2019

Patients with psoriasis may not live as long

Increased mortality described in the first study to review all-cause mortality and cause-specific mortality in patients with psoriasis. A new systematic review and meta-analysis suggest that patients […]
June 27, 2019

How to Manage Psoriasis While Traveling

A skin condition shouldn’t keep you from exploring the world. Here’s what to know before you go, what to pack, and how others have dealt with […]
June 25, 2019

Risankizumab Provides Long-term Psoriasis Skin Clearance

Results from the phase 3 IMMhance study show that of patients who reached sPGA 0 at week 28, 73% maintained skin clearance at week 94. Long-term […]