Category: Psoriasis

  • Pustular Psoriasis Guide

    Palmoplantar pustular psoriasis affects approximately a quarter of patients with psoriasis. When pustules appear on palms and on feet we deal with palmar pustular psoriasis or plantar pustular psoriasis, depending on the affected area. This type of the disease causes a lot of pain and suffering for the patients. As long as it is located…

  • Plaque Psoriasis or Psoriasis Vulgaris

    Plaque psoriasis is the most common form of the dermatological disease that is diagnosed in adults and in children. It is also called psoriasis vulgaris. According to medical statistics, the pathology is diagnosed in almost 90 percent of all the cases of psoriasis. Unfortunately, one cannot get rid of the disease completely but there are…

  • Guttate Psoriasis

    What is guttate psoriasis and how to deal with the disease? Guttate psoriasis (also called eruptive psoriasis) is a non-infectious skin disease which is characterized by the unpredictable occurrence of lesions. That makes the healing process of the disease very difficult. The lesions can appear on different parts of the skin and at different ages.…

  • What Is Psoriasis of the Liver?

    What is psoriasis of the liver? Psoriasis is a disease that affects the whole body, and the treatment is as varied as the disease. There are five types of psoriasis commonly found such as plaque, guatte, erythrodermic, pustular, and inverse psoriasis. The cause is not fully understood, but it is believed to have a genetic component,…

  • Psoriasis Treatment Options: Full Guide

    Psoriasis Treatment Options Only you and your dermatologist can pick the psoriasis treatment that is best for you. There are a variety of effective treatments available, including the following. Topical Treatments Topical treatments, including topical steroids, are medications applied to the skin. They usually are the first treatment recommended for psoriasis.They work by slowing down the…

  • Is Psoriasis Contagious?

    Is Psoriasis contagious? , and why ? Although psoriasis affects the skin, and looks like a skin condition, it is actually believed to be a disease of the immune system. The immune system malfunctions, and in the most common form of psoriasis, produces too many skin cells, which build up on the surface of the skin as red…

  • Natural Remedies For Psoriasis

    Natural Remedies For Psoriasis There are several natural remedies for psoriasis. Psoriasis is a skin condition where the immune system pushes newly formed skin cells to the surface at a faster rate than they are used to.  Where the normal life of a skin cell is about 30 days, in areas where there is psoriasis, the is cut…

  • What Is Psoriasis?

    Psoriasis by John Smith Psoriasis is a skin disease that is constant and never ending. It can be recognized by red patches of skin that are covered with white scales. People with Psoriasis usually have this red scaling looking rash on various parts of their body including the genitals, ears, elbows, knees, bell button, bottom…

  • Psoriasis Itch Causing Marital Tension?

    `Scratchless` Tips Q: I have had psoriasis on my scalp for 8 years. My wife has always been very supportive, even helping massage my treatments into my scalp. But, in the past few months, she has started complaining about my constant scratching. Although she knows the scratching relieves the itch, she seems to tolerate it…