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Community Commentary: Help bring attention to oft-ignored disease

According to the National Institutes of Health, as many as 7.5 million Americans have psoriasis (National Psoriasis Foundation, 2010). Psoriasis is a common, chronic, noncontagious skin disease that causes red, scaly patches that can appear on any part of the body. It can cause the skin to itch, burn and bleed. Psoriasis on the hands […]