3 Reasons why psoriasis awareness is important Psoriasis affects over 125 million people worldwide. It is the #1 Autoimmune disease in the world. Yet many people still don't know anything about psoriasis. Psoriasis Awareness Month gives us an opportunity to share our stories and educate others so we can eliminate the stigma that is associated with this disease. 1. Funding To Find A CureThe more people talk and learn about psoriasis the better chance we have to raise more funding to find a cure for this disease. Even with all of the advertising by the pharmaceutical companies most people will...
Diagnosis and Treatment for Psoriasis Diagnosis of psoriasis usually comes after the doctor has conducted a physical exam. The practitioner can determine if a patient is suffering from the condition by simply taking a look at the patches on the skin. A visual inspection is often sufficient for a diagnosis. However, a doctor will often … Continue reading Diagnosis and Treatment for Psoriasis→
How To Pick a Psoriasis Treatment Over-The-Counter Looking for Psoriasis treatments over-the-counter at a pharmacy is the best place to start if you need help with this skin condition. The FDA has recognized several active ingredients that are proven to treat the symptoms of psoriasis. Using these ingredients companies have developed many products that have … Continue reading How To Pick a Psoriasis Treatment Over-The-Counter→
What is Plaque Psoriasis? Psoriasis in general is the #1 autoimmune disease in the world. It’s a skin condition that doesn’t discriminate by race, sex, age or even geographic location. No one really knows what causes it and why one person gets it and another does not. Scientists have identified it to have a genetic … Continue reading What is Plaque Psoriasis?→
How to Use a Psoriasis Shampoo and Conditioner If you suffer with scalp psoriasis or dandruff problems a psoriasis shampoo and conditioner can benefit your condition considerably. Unfortunately many people buy these products and don’t use them correctly. When using a psoriasis shampoo and conditioner it is very important to follow the instructions that are … Continue reading How to Use a Psoriasis Shampoo and Conditioner→