Everyday Health – Dr. Gary Goldenberg: "Opening Up To A Psoriasis Support Group: Ninfa's Story"
Every November, San Antonio, Texas, resident Ninfa Cantu has a celebration to commemorate the onset of her psoriasis symptoms in 1979.
"Studies have found that psoriasis significantly affects people's quality of life," said Gary Goldenberg, MD, Medical Director of the Dermatology Faculty Practice at The Mount Sinai Hospital, and Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pathology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Among the findings is evidence that the bigger the skin area affected by psoriasis, the lower your quality of life, especially among women and young people. Learn more