If you’ve already been diagnosed with psoriasis, or PsO, you probably know a bit about it, but it’s easy to feel lost in the science, so here’s a quick refresher. If you’re new to PsO or would like to share the basics with someone else or prepare for a conversation about it, you’ll find what you need in this section.
Psoriasis works inside your body to cause symptoms you may recognise.
There are different types of psoriasis – which are familiar to you?
Your family may have played a part in your psoriasis.
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Being stressed or getting sick can trigger flares. Make sure you look after yourself
Everyone’s different, but you may recognise the classic signs.
Work out how much your psoriasis might be affecting you.
Find out which doctors and tests you’ll encounter.
Does psoriasis (PsO) always stay the same?