Psoriasis Guide: What is Psoriasis?
Psoriasis is a chronic and reoccurring skin disease that produces red, scaly, well defined patches affecting any part of the skin on your body.
We developed this Guide to help you learn about the many types of psoriasis, its causes and symptoms.
Psoriasis Guide is written by North American Dermatologists who believe strongly in patient education. These specialists will outline the basics of psoriasis, information on general skin care, and diet information. You will also find research on some of the new and latest treatments, various therapies, and creams available for treating psoriasis.
Psoriasis is not an easy disease to live with, but as you will discover in Psoriasis Guide, there is a range of treatment options from topical and oral treatments, to light therapy.
There are many types of psoriasis conditions including psoriatic arthritis, plaque psoriasis (psoriasis vulgaris), scalp psoriasis, guttate psoriasis, inverse psoriasis, pustular psoriasis, erythrodermic psoriasis, and nail psoriasis. This guide has information that addresses all of these conditions.
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