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COVID-19 and Psoriasis Essential Updates

Updated on September 24, 2021
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During the COVID-19 pandemic, MyPsoriasisTeam will provide summaries and links to articles of importance to people living with psoriasis. This page will be updated with information as it becomes available.

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COVID-19 Boosters and Additional Doses for People With Psoriasis: Current Guidelines

MyPsoriasisTeam, September 24, 2021

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Life After COVID-19 Vaccination: What Are MyPsoriasisTeam Members Doing Now That They’re Vaccinated?

MyPsoriasisTeam, June 15, 2021

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Psoriasis and COVID-19 Vaccines: What We Know

MyPsoriasisTeam, April 22, 2021

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Psoriatic Arthritis and COVID-19 Vaccines: Q&A With Dr. Tambar

MyPsoriasisTeam, March 23, 2021

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Many MyPsoriasisTeam members still have questions about whether the COVID-19 vaccines will be safe and effective for people living with PsA, and particularly for those taking disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs). To help us address these questions, MyPsoriasisTeam interviewed Dr. Siddharth Tambar.

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Psoriasis Treatment During COVID-19

MyPsoriasisTeam, February 8, 2021

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Biologics for Psoriasis and the Risk of COVID-19

MyPsoriasisTeam, February 8, 2021

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Managing Your Psoriasis Treatment During COVID-19

MyPsoriasisTeam, February 8, 2021

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Tips for Staying Safe With Psoriasis During COVID-19

MyPsoriasisTeam, February 8, 2021

People with psoriasis should follow the same public health guidelines as people without a chronic condition, in addition to the advice from their doctor.

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Psoriasis and the COVID-19 Vaccine: What We Know

MyPsoriasisTeam, December 14, 2020

On Friday, December 11, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the approval of the first vaccine for the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19. Several other vaccine candidates are currently being developed and tested, and multiple vaccines may become available in the weeks and months ahead. MyPsoriasisTeam will reach out to specialists in the days to come to find out what this means for people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis — collectively known as psoriatic disease.

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Canceling Is Kindness: Keeping Safe From COVID-19 With Psoriasis

MyPsoriasisTeam, March 20, 2020

Key Takeaways

  • Remind loved ones of the seriousness of your situation. According to research in China, people who had one additional disease had a 79 percent higher risk of requiring intensive care, needing a respirator, or dying as a result of COVID-19.
  • If there are others in your circle who take the threat seriously, ask them to talk to your loved one on your behalf.
  • Suggest ways to stay socially connected from a safe distance.

Read the full article here.

Other COVID-19 Resources

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

Articles are useless, we should be concidered in 2nd wave of shots, due to biologics but were not. At this point can't even register for shot,1st responder or not.

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