BSF - psoriasis


ASK THE EXPERT - BSF and talkhealth teamed up to offer our community the opportunity to put their psoriasis questions to our panel of dermatology experts. Dr Adil Sheraz, Dr Andrew Thompson, Dr Anton Alexandroff and Dr Thiviyani Maruthappu joined us to give advice on all things related to psoriasis, treatment options and tips on self-management. The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.

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Medical Experts

  • Dr Anton Alexandroff

    Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & British...

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  • Dr Thiviyani Maruthappu

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  • Dr Adil Sheraz

    Consultant Dermatologist - MBBS, BMEDSCI(HONS), MRCP (UK), MRCP ...

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  • Dr Andrew Thompson

    Registered Clinical and Registered Health Psychologist - DClinPs...

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food association and psoriasis

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I suffer from pustular psoriasis occasionally. Recently I've had bleeding under my big toenails, turning the nails a dark purple... Guest Posts, 9th Oct 2019



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Hi I have crusty bits that I think is psoriasis on my eyelids and I find they water a lot more when cold I have plaque psoriasis... pedro200933, 7th Oct 2019


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Whats the best creams to use on face I get patches in my eyebrows and above my top lip Thanks Salford1, 7th Oct 2019


Nail psoriasis

Hi, I suffer with psoriasis of the nail bed which is resulting in my nails becoming detached from the nail bed. Although this is... peeky2007, 7th Oct 2019


Creams for elbow

Can you tell me if there are any new creams on the market, as I suffer from psoriasis on my elbows especially please? Kind rega... Guest Posts, 7th Oct 2019


Psoriasis on feet

I have psoriasis on my feet what products would you recommend please. Thank you Karen Guest Posts, 7th Oct 2019


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Hi there, I have had psoriasis for most of my life. I go through periods of it being better and it being worse ( its usually wo... NickyBlyth, 7th Oct 2019

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