December 18, 2018

Did you know? Psoriasis can put you at type 2 diabetes risk

Mice with psoriasis showed changes indicative of insulin resistance, a key feature of diabetes development where insulin fails to stimulate glucose uptake in cells. According to […]
December 13, 2018

Effective Treatment of Psoriasis May Lead to Reversal of Alexithymia

Alexithymia reversal was higher in patients who achieved control of their psoriasis, and reversal was associated with significant improvements in quality of life, anxiety, and depression. […]
December 11, 2018

This Man’s Pitted Nails Turned Out to Be Psoriasis

The tiny dents had been developing over three years—and doctors diagnosed him with psoriasis. This is what psoriasis looks like—on your nails. Most people familiar with the chronic […]
December 6, 2018

Influenza Vaccination Low in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis or psoriatic arthritis have a low influenza vaccination rate, despite the recommendation from the CDC to be vaccinated annually. Patients with rheumatoid […]
December 4, 2018

Everything To Know About Psoriasis, Facts Treatments

David Nieves, MD, shares all the important facts on the most common autoimmune disease in the U.S. While the beauty world is clamoring over skin tone diversity — […]
November 29, 2018

Why does psoriasis increase diabetes risk?

Research has long established that psoriasis increases the risk of developing diabetes, but the exact nature of the link has been a mystery. Previous research demonstrated […]
November 27, 2018

Gout Associated With Psoriatic Arthritis, Psoriasis in Adults

Data show an increased prevalence of psoriasis in patients with gout compared with patients without gout. Patients with gout may experience a higher prevalence of inflammatory […]