10 Tips for Managing Psoriatic Arthritis at Work
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Why managing your psoriatic arthritis at work is critical.

The inflammatory type of arthritis known as psoriatic arthritis can cause pain and swelling in your joints, and it can reduce your ability to move about freely and easily. Living with psoriatic arthritis can also make you feel completely exhausted. If you work out of the home, it’s critical to your health and well-being to find some effective strategies to manage your psoriatic arthritis at work.

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