Psoriasis and Heart Disease
Angela Finlay
Angela Finlay
April 24, 2019
Many experts believe that psoriasis can raise the risk of heart disease. Here's everything to know about the psoriasis and heart disease connection.

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Psoriasis and Tattoos

Can I Get a Tattoo If I Have Psoriasis?

The issue of psoriasis and tattoos is debated among doctors. If you're considering a tattoo, consider the risks before going under the needle.
by Krystina Ostermeyer and Lana Barhum on October 24, 2017
Psoriasis And Hair Dye

Can I Dye My Hair With Psoriasis?

Want to change your hair color but concerned psoriasis and hair dye don't mix? Consider these tips for dying your hair without making your symptoms worse.
by Brenda Vanta and Lara Wyatt on August 30, 2017
Psoriasis and Isolation

Psoriasis and Isolation

Fear of judgment means psoriasis and isolation can easily go hand in hand, if you let them. Consider these tips for beating isolation.
by Eric Patterson on February 18, 2015
Preventing a Psoriasis Infection

Preventing a Psoriasis Infection

Any type of infection can trigger a psoriasis flare up, so it's important to do all you can to prevent a psoriasis infection and get treatment promptly if you do get one.
by Brenda Vanta on February 4, 2015
Psoriasis Complications

Psoriasis Complications

"Controlling psoriasis and preventing possible psoriasis complications requires multiple strategies," writes nurse Patricia Bratianu.
by Patricia Bratianu on February 4, 2015
Psoriasis and Diabetes

Psoriasis and Diabetes

Psoriasis and diabetes have an inflammatory response occur in the body. Researchers believe that the inflammation from psoriasis can cause type 2 diabetes.
by Yvonne Banks on January 28, 2015
Alcohol and Psoriasis

Alcohol and Psoriasis

Barley is commonly used in the fermentation process of making beer; it contains gluten, a substance that many psoriasis patients are sensitive to.
by Yvonne Banks on December 19, 2014
Comorbidities

Psoriasis Comorbidities You Should Be Aware of

Many people with psoriasis have a greater risk of other chronic and serious health problems, also referred to as comorbidities.
by Yvonne Banks on December 16, 2014
Avoiding Dairy Products

Avoiding Dairy Products

Do you suffer from psoriasis and want to know if you should avoid dairy products? This topic is quite controversial.
by Brenda Vanta on December 2, 2014
Psoriasis and Kidney Problems

Psoriasis and Kidney Problems

If you have psoriasis, it's vital to take steps to improve your kidney health, as there is a link between moderate and severe psoriasis and kidney problems.
by Angela Finlay on November 18, 2014