Psoriasis Treatment Directory
Psoriasis is not curable, but it can be managed well with medications in most people. Topical treatments include salicylic acid, steroids, calcipotriene, and retinoids. Phototherapy (light therapy) is effective in many people. Some respond well in sunlight while others choose to use PUVA or UVB treatment. Medications and natural treatments, such as Dead Sea salts or fish oil, can sometimes also help with psoriasis. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about the many forms of psoriasis treatment, how to choose the best treatment for you, what to expect from treatment, and much more.
Topical Creams & Lotions To Treat Psoriasis
A look at some of the most common topical treatments for psoriasis.
An Overview of Psoriasis Treatments
WebMD offers an overview of available treatments for psoriasis, along with research on the role diet may play in disease symptoms.
Systemic Treatments for Psoriasis
Systemic treatment -- treatment that affects the entire body -- is an approach that's typically used only in moderate to severe cases of psoriasis.
Phototherapy for Psoriasis
Phototherapy, or treating your skin with specific kinds of UV or laser light, can help with psoriasis, eczema, and atopic dermatitis.
8 Tips for Managing Psoriasis in Winter or Cold Weather
Winter brings dry air, colder temperatures, and less sunlight, all of which can worsen the symptoms of psoriasis. What can the 7.5 million Americans who suffer from psoriasis do to prevent a flare-up of symptoms in the winter?
What to Do When People Are Rude About Your Psoriasis
People don't always understand psoriasis or know what to say. Here's how to deal with the hurt.
Psoriasis: Treatment and Tips During the Holidays
The holidays are a time for good cheer, good friends, good food … and, if you have psoriasis, a good chance that your skin condition will worsen. Try these tips to keep manage psoriasis during the holidays.
Psoriasis & Exercise: How Exercise Can Help Psoriasis
Psoriasis makes exercise harder, but not impossible. And the benefits you’ll get from physical activity are too great to miss.
Treatment Options for Psoriasis
What are the treatment options for psoriasis, a non-contagious skin disorder that has no cure?
Covering Psoriasis Outbreaks
Learn effective ways to camouflage a psoriasis outbreak from a makeup and skin conditions expert.
Video: Psoriasis and Laser Light Therapy
Treatment for Psoriasis
Learn about the best products and home remedies for your psoriasis.
Slideshows & Images
Psoriasis Pictures: A Visual Guide To Psoriasis on Skin, Nails, and More
Pictures help explain the itchy, red skin condition called psoriasis, including the symptoms, warning signs, causes, and treatments.
Psoriasis Treatments: Medications, Alternative Treatments, and More
Psoriasis isn’t easy to live with, but there are many treatments available. Which may work best for you?
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