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 […]
October 23, 2018

Gluten and psoriatic arthritis: Is there a link?

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) causes painful, swollen joints. In people with celiac disease (CD), eating gluten can trigger diarrhea and other digestive symptoms. Research suggests that these […]
October 19, 2018

Psoriasis vs. lupus: Similarities and differences

Psoriasis and lupus are autoimmune conditions that can affect the skin. Psoriasis and lupus are both autoimmune conditions that can affect people’s skin. Although they share […]