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Can cannabis help treat psoriasis?

Monday, November 20, 2017 -- Can the active cannabinoids in cannabis be an effective treatment for itchy and painful psoriasis? We look at the evidence in this article.

Psoriasis severity may influence type 2 diabetes risk

Thursday, November 16, 2017 -- A study shows that not only is psoriasis independently tied to risk of type 2 diabetes, but that the risk rises with severity of the skin disease.

Can aloe vera treat psoriasis?

Sunday, November 19, 2017 -- Psoriasis is a long-term condition that causes excess skin cells to form inflamed or scaly patches on the skin. Can aloe vera help manage the symptoms?

Psoriasis and stress: What's the link?

Monday, November 20, 2017 -- Not only can stress trigger psoriasis flare-ups, but living with psoriasis can have an effect on a person's overall mental health. Learn more.

Topical Therapies for Psoriasis: Foam or Gel?

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 -- A recent study in the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology investigated patient preferences between gel and foam topical therapies. Psoriasis treatment plans enlist the use of topical therapies such as creams, lotions, foams, ointments, or gels, either as the main treatment method for mild-to-moderate psoriasis or as a complement to ultraviolet […] The post Topical Therapies for Psoriasis: Foam or Gel? appeared first on Medical News Bulletin | Health News and Medical Research.

How Do Psoriasis Meds Stack Up?

Saturday, November 18, 2017 -- (MedPage Today) -- Study compares plaque psoriasis biologics and biosimilars

Body Surface Area Affected by Psoriasis May Be Linked to T2DM Risk

Monday, November 20, 2017 -- To determine the risk of T2DM, researchers compared adults with psoriasis (n=8124), grouping them by affected BSA, to those without psoriasis (n=76,599); patients were followed for ~4 years.

Impact of Psoriasis Treatments on Depressive Symptoms Examined

Monday, November 20, 2017 -- Psoriasis patients may be at increased risk for depression and suicidality.