Whenever I picked up a bug I got it worse than anyone else. Anyone else in the same boat? I went yesterday not sure how it went i will have to wait to find out. Hi there everyone who is suffering! I was wondering if I might find anyone else who suffers from psoriatic arthritis. I was diagnosed about six months ago and I am amazed how fast it has.
I am one big mess!! I have severe psoriasis most of my life. I always thought it would get better when I was pregnant. It’s gotten worse. Anyone else out there with psoriasis?? What are you using?? Did your get better? I am starting light treatments soon. That shit’ll attract silverfish and godknows what else. There are quite a few helpful psoriasis fora out there, with some very knowledgeable people. I have psoriasis fairly badly on my arm, have been using tazorac, flax seed, tar soap, and salicylic acid with some improvement, but it s still bad enough I can rarely wear short sleeves (problem when it s hot out). Anyone else out there have stuff that has worked for them or just want to comiserate?.
To all of you out there with this terrible disease, please keep your head up. Wondered if anyone else could relate or help! Viewers share their comments. I thought this might help someone out there. Viewers share their comments. There’s no denying that psoriatic arthritis is a challenge. But you don’t have to let it become a roadblock. When you set out on an exercise program, you don’t have to aim for Olympic gold. If you were active before you had psoriatic arthritis, try to maintain a regimen as close to your old normal as possible. Have questions? Connect with someone who’s been through it.
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Any fellow scalp psoriasis sufferers out there can you please recommend a good shampoo for it? Something not real expensive and easy to find and gentle, a lot of tar shampoos I’ve used have been harsh and made my hair shed something awful. Anyone else have any other skin conditions besides psoriasis? They bear the humiliation of continually shedding scales that litter their clothes and surroundings. Right now, there are many psoriasis associations and medical societies around the world supporting research to find out why people get psoriasis and how it can be treated or even cured. No, people cannot catch psoriasis from someone else. Interestingly, if a child develops psoriasis and neither parent is affected there is a 20 chance that a brother or sister will also get psoriasis. Encourage your child to talk to someone close, or write down their feelings to let them out and don’t bottle things up. Is there an ointment that can be used on his scalp to clear it up and well as in his ears? does anyone know?. I would be interested to hear if anyone else has the arthritis and if they have any tips for dealing with it. I have had it in my ears for years – daily I peel layers of dry skin out of my ears right at the top, and in the last year or so it has been in the rest of the accessible part of the inside of the ear.
Find out more about how to get the right diagnosis. Other skin conditions might seem like psoriasis, but there are differences, from the shape of the borders of the affected areas to the color and thickness of the scales. I honestly think ive used every single lotion and potion out there and not a single one works!!!! only thing that ever worked was the sun and my UVB treatment, but my nearest UVB hospital is 45 minute drive away and to have to go 3 times a week and go to college and work is pretty impossible!! feel like my psoriasis will just continue to get worse until you cant even tell im a person anymore!! one of my friends parents bought her a uvb sunbed to have at home and use whenever she wanted,, only way forward that i can see for me!. La La Anthony talks to PEOPLE about her struggle with psoriasis and her new Picture Positivity campaign. I would just tell anyone out there living with it, it is important to talk to your healthcare provider to make sure you understand the disease and know exactly what you’re dealing with, but also don’t be ashamed, don’t be scared, you don’t have to go into hiding like I haven’t, she says. Wouldn’t it be great if La La Anthony, or anyone else for that matter, would replace CariDee English in the Stelara commercial?. Find out what causes psoriasis and how to help your child deal with it. Right now, there’s no cure for psoriasis, but a number of good options are available to treat the symptoms. When someone has psoriasis, however, T cells attack healthy skin as if they were trying to fight an infection or heal a wound. There are more than 5,300 PatientsLikeMe members living with psoriasis, and more than 1,600 members living with psoriatic arthritis. You can also check out some of our past posts on psoriasis, including member interviews (Maria, David, and Erica) and physician Q&As (Dr. Q: Can I catch it from someone else?