12 Celebrities Who Have Severe Illnesses

12 Celebrities Who Have Severe Illnesses [nextpage title=”…”] We often look up to celebs to the point that there are no longer viewed as human but the truth is they are just like the rest of us; And just as with many things in life, chronic diseases do not discriminate against the rich and famous. […]

Facts About Dermatitis

Facts About Dermatitis [Last updated on May 13th 2014] Medically Reviewed by Nima Shei, MD Simply put, dermatitis means skin inflammation, but it includes several ailments. You can usually find red, dry, itchy skin in the initial stages of dermatitis. Severe dermatitis can include crusty scales or blisters filled with fluid that seeps out. There […]

9 Natural Treatments for Psoriasis

Home Treatments for Psoriasis By Khrystyana Kirton Edited by Stephanie Dawson Reviewed by Nima Shei MD Although self-help measures won’t cure psoriasis, nothing will, they may help improve the appearance and feel of damaged skin. These measures may be of some benefit: Take daily baths. Bathing daily helps remove scales and calm inflamed skin. Add […]

6 Signs that May Indicate Psoriasis Symptoms

What You Should Know About Psoriasis Symptoms By Khrystyana Kirton Edited by Stephanie Dawson Psoriasis is a common skin disease that affects the life cycle of skin cells. Psoriasis causes cells to build up rapidly on the surface of the skin, forming thick silvery scales and itchy, dry, red patches that are sometimes painful. This […]

10 Things Everyone Should Know About Psoriasis

10 Things Everyone Should Know About Psoriasis • Heredity What causes psoriasis is still unknown. It has been observed that about 40 % of psoriatic patients have a family history. It can also be triggered by strep throat. • Types of Psoriasis There are five types of psoriasis, plaque, guttate, inverse, pustular and erythrodermic. Plaque […]

Natural Tips to Soothe Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a persistent, long-lasting (chronic) disease. It is a common skin disease that affects the life cycle of skin cells, causes cells to build up rapidly on the surface of the skin, forming thick silvery scales and itchy, dry, red patches that are sometimes painful.  Medicines for psoriasis are often invaluable in controlling symptoms. […]