Tag: psoriasis

Psoriasis Awareness Month

Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition that affects about 7.5 million Americans. In the spirit of Psoriasis Awareness Month, we are sharing information about the disease and how to treat it. What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a medically puzzling and persistent skin disorder. If you have psoriasis, your skin cells multiply up to ten

Study Shows Promise for Managing Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a condition of the skin where skin cells build up and form scales on the skin along with itchy, dry patches. It is a common skin condition that affects roughly three million people per year. When psoriasis flares, it is very bothersome and comes with intense itchiness that burns and pains from where

Controlling Skin Conditions Affected By Winter’s Cold

Winter is quickly approaching, which means it is time to get serious about making sure we are prepped for the colder weather. While we are physically warm, we cannot ignore two conditions affected by the cold temperatures: psoriasis and eczema. The cold weather can aggravate both. What is psoriasis? It is a chronic skin condition