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August is Psoriasis Action Month!

#PsoriasisActionMonthPsoriasis is not contagious, but awareness and action are!  Every August the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) hosts #PsoriasisActionMonth, a campaign designed to empower the 8 million Americans living with the autoimmune disease to take action and take control, and this August is no different.  According to the NPF, “the campaign is designed to help people gain a better understanding of their disease severity, how the disease affects their life, and to take actionable steps towards treating their disease”.  Through their campaign webpage and Facebook page, people can to learn more about psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and the many treatment options available – the goal is a better life once action through treatment has started.

The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) is a non-profit patient advocacy organization with a mission to drive efforts to cure psoriatic disease and improve the lives of those affected.  For more information about the NPF and how they can help you manage your psoriatic disease, visit https://www.psoriasis.org/.

Daavlin has long supported the NPF in its mission to find a cure, and though not a cure in and of itself, innovative phototherapy equipment helps bring relief to those living with psoriatic disease.  Phototherapy is a safe, non-drug therapy that should be considered after topical therapies have failed, and Daavlin offers a wide variety units for in-office use, as well as units for home use with the latest safety features.  For more information about Daavlin phototherapy products visit www.daavlin.com, or contact us by calling 800.322.8547 or emailing info@daavlin.com.