Psoriasis Cure Now Back to School Fact Sheet on Psoriasis in Children
Do you have a school age child with psoriasis? Print out the fact sheet below and give copies to your child’s teacher, coach and school nurse. Education is often the best medicine.
Children with Psoriasis: THE FACTS
A study in the British Journal of Dermatology found that children with psoriasis report impairment in their quality of life that equals the impairment reported by children with illnesses such as epilepsy, diabetes and asthma.
While psoriasis typically strikes adults – age 16 to 26 is one span when many people first develop psoriasis symptoms – children and teens also develop psoriasis.