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How DIY works in real life

Want to do something to fight psoriatic disease? Start with something as simple as the hobbies and games you love.

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Citizen Pscientist: First report of 2016

The enthusiasm for our people-powered, global research network continues to spread.

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Vitamin D may be lacking in some people with psoriatic arthritis, study finds

Researchers recommend that patients work with their doctors to make sure they’re getting enough of the “sunshine vitamin.”

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Over 74,000 questions answered

Plenty of labs, big-name institutes and major universities have unveiled global research campaigns. But we may be one of the few that ever launched the same kind of effort with non-scientists running the show.

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Psoriasis or not, he’s a Cure Champion

“It’s easy to be an observer, but I wanted to take part and make a difference." 

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Biologic without injection? There might be a patch for that

A team of researchers, funded in part through the National Psoriasis Foundation, is developing a new device that will allow biologics to be applied through a skin patch.

Quiz: What's your communication style?

Knowing your communication style can help you have a more productive conversation with your health care provider about your treatment preferences and goals for managing your psoriasis. What's your communication style? Take this short quiz to find out!

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Why I volunteer for NPF

One man’s journey from corporate warrior to dedicated volunteer.

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Why we’re moving from awareness to action

After 20 years, we’ve retooled Psoriasis Action Month for the 21st century.

Patient Navigators help all people impacted by psoriatic disease

If you’ve spent any time on our website, you’ve probably seen a lot of talk about “Patient Navigators.”

In February 2016, NPF launched its Patient Navigation Center to provide personalized, one-on-one support to all people impacted by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Although our center is less than two years old, patient navigation programs have existed for over 25 years.