Living with Plaque Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a skin condition in which the life cycle of the cells is sped up. Typically, skin cells grow, then die and slough off over a few weeks. With psoriasis, this process takes only days, and the dead skin cells build up on the surface of the skin in raised patches. 80-90% of people …

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How to Manage Psoriasis in Cold Weather

The immune system mediates psoriasis. However, some triggers can cause it to flare up. A trigger can be stress, injury to the skin, or even the cold weather. Yes, that is right, the cold weather. As the humidity and temperatures drop, there is less moisture in the air. Excessive drying of the skin will trigger …

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Psoriasis Treatment in San Antonio, TX

Psoriasis: Not Just Skin Deep

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month! Let’s break the silence by talking about its facts, and complications. Psoriasis is a condition that affects the skin (most often on the knees, elbows, and scalp) of about 7.5 million Americans. However, it is not a disease we talk about very often. As part of Psoriasis Awareness month, we …

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Psoriasis Treatment in San Antonio, TX

5 Myths About Psoriasis We Have to Talk About

Psoriasis: A skin condition often misunderstood and mistaken by other conditions. Psoriasis is a skin condition that is widely misunderstood and often mistaken for other skin conditions. Before we dive in into some myths and misconceptions about psoriasis, we would like to define it. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, psoriasis is a chronic …

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