Latest Psoriatic arthritis Stories

2010-10-25 16:09:00

Survey finds emotional impact of the disease greatly affects children PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Almost half of children with psoriasis surveyed by the National Psoriasis Foundation report being bullied at least once in the last six months.

2010-10-19 12:31:21

Scientists at the University of Michigan Heath System and their collaborators have found four new DNA "hotspots" that may one day help guide new treatments for psoriasis, one of the most common autoimmune diseases in the country.

2010-09-22 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen and Pfizer today announced the launch of "Psophisticated Style: A Guide to Everyday Style and Psoriasis(TM)," an online resource, providing a wealth of style advice specifically for people with psoriasis.

2010-09-02 10:54:46

Millions of Americans struggling with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are one step closer to a cure with the release of the first National Psoriasis Victor Henschel BioBank DNA samples for use in research at the University of Michigan Health System; research that hopes to uncover the unknowns about the genetics of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.

2010-09-01 13:38:00

University of Michigan scientists receive first 1,250 research samples PORTLAND, Ore., Sept.

2010-07-28 07:10:00

NEW YORK, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amgen and Pfizer today announced the five winners of the 2010 Addressing Psoriasis(TM) contest, which recognizes people with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis who want to feel more confident in their everyday style.

2010-07-20 12:53:35

Among persons with psoriasis, those who reported being obese at age 18 had an increased risk of developing psoriatic arthritis.

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