Psoriasis Awareness Month: 2022 Treatment and Management Updates

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August is Psoriasis Awareness Month and a perfect opportunity to highlight this disease and attempt to understand and appreciate the many facets that accompany a psoriasis diagnosis for both patients and health care providers. As a chronic autoimmune disease, psoriasis affects over 3% of the adult population in the U.S. and is the most prevalent […]

Can a hypocaloric diet improve disease activity in psoriatic arthritis?

Building on the previously demonstrated role of immunomodulation in chronic disease, researchers at the Federal University of São Paulo evaluated a 12-week hypocaloric diet and omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on disease activity in psoriatic arthritis. The study, conducted across three Brazilian hospitals, assessed whether dietary changes, antioxidant supplementation, or moderate weight loss improved disease activity […]