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What types of condoms should I use if I have severe psoriasis?

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Use non-latex condoms to avoid problems with treatments that make latex condoms less effective. You can find them in most supermarkets and pharmacies.

SOURCES:

National Psoriasis Foundation.

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance: "Psoriasis and Sensitive Areas."

Psoriasis Association (UK): "Psoriasis in Sensitive Areas."

Guglielmetti, A. Dermatology and Therapy, December 2012.

New York Times: "Weight Loss May Ease Psoriasis," May 30, 2013.

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on November 3, 2020

SOURCES:

National Psoriasis Foundation.

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance: "Psoriasis and Sensitive Areas."

Psoriasis Association (UK): "Psoriasis in Sensitive Areas."

Guglielmetti, A. Dermatology and Therapy, December 2012.

New York Times: "Weight Loss May Ease Psoriasis," May 30, 2013.

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on November 3, 2020

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