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  • By denipink56 · New reply 2:16 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 13 replies
  • THANK you everybody for your prayers and thank you everybody for sharing your experience strength and hope. i so feel all your prayers and i am praying for all of you. God's love is so good. i know that ...

Need help

  • By MIAN123 · New reply 1:52 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 12 replies
  • Hi Everyone, i am from amsterdam, Holland.i want to ask something about Psoriasis. My wife she has a very sever Psoriasis and she is itching whole night. I have read about black sead oil. Could someone ...

trickery of ayurveda as cure

  • By nithii · New reply 1:50 am
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 43 replies · Photos
  • im one of d unfortunate few tricked into believing ayurveda would give me a miraculous cure. instead it just worsened my plaque psoriasis into a pustular psoriasis and had i continued with ayurveda i ...

If you've taken OTEZLA, please join this discussion

  • By dcwilbert · New reply 1:41 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 226 replies
  • I've been taking the new oral medication Otezla for about 6 or 7 weeks now. I have not felt any benefit at all...yet. I called Celgene (the manufacturer of Otezla) today, and was told that they're getting ...


  • By DF3 · New reply 1:34 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 2 replies
  • With respect to Biologics, I see within the forums that many people try one for several years and then have to change to an alternative. I understand that sometimes this is the product of lab results ...


  • By lynnn · Posted 1:34 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies
  • took a shower with Dr Bronner's Original Castile Soap and felt great then drank Aloe Vera Juice and put the Coconut Oil on my scalp.. felt great and now almost thirty minutes later itching again''''why ...

Clobetasol Propionate 1:1 Petroleum Jelly- will negate the Potency

  • By prince_rob · New reply 1:24 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 2 replies
  • My new Derm advice me to apply a mixture of Clobetasol Propionate with 1:1 ratio of petroleum Jelly all over my body and face. He told me that the petroleum jelly will somehow negate the potency of the ...

should psoriasis patients avoid having children? let's discuss

  • By Michaelwithp5151 · New reply 1:19 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 51 replies · Photos
  • So I know the statistics I know. Only a 15% chance of passing on the disorder if the other parent doesn't have have it, 75% chance if they do. Considering though that the population of the world is ever ...

But I don't want to change my Dr....

  • By mamajack · New reply 1:07 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 4 replies · Photos
  • I am so completely stressed out right now. I was just given the heads up from work that they are changing our insurance company... to something I've never even heard of... and guess what? My Rheum's office ...

hope this helps someone

  • By shimmie1 · New reply 1:04 am
  • Journal · 1 reply
  • Hi, i have suffered from psoriasis guttate and plaque for 11 years i had my first outbreak after a bout of tonsilitis. I cried buckets over this disease all my feet were covered including the soles, my ...

P and Stress Percentage

  • By kithkanar · Posted 1:00 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies
  • Just wanted a quick survey here and then we can give some results. I will put together the calculations in the end. Or u can :) From a scale from 1 to 10, with 10 being the highest. What is your stress ...

Scalp Psoriasis

  • By MoreThanSkinDeep · New reply 12:56 am
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • The psoriasis on my scalp has dramatically cleared from using apple cider vinegar. I'm thoroughly encouraged as nothing has really helped with the mild severity in so little time. I tried it after finding ...

Scalp Psoriasis and Dr. Bronner's shampoo

  • By lynnn · Posted 12:47 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies
  • Helllo first I would like to thank everyone who kindly responded to my last post about scalp psoriasis. I am sorry I did not respond faster..all of your support helped me so much..well today I went to ...

Question about your P in the begining??

  • By jmsj · New reply 12:36 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 4 replies
  • When I first started with this problem started with it on one leg after I hit my leg with a shovel and had a big lump looked like a goose egg . skin was not broken just the lump . After swelling went ...

Scalp Psoriasis

  • By brotherchuckles · New reply yesterday at 11:34 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 12 replies
  • I am 70 yrs old and I just developed a case of Scalp Psoriasis. I am looking for an effective shampoo that has been tried and proven to work for you. My wife will not allow me to order off of the internet ...

Quit smoking - will my PPP get better?

  • By alishaa727 · New reply yesterday at 11:16 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 6 replies · Photos
  • Hey all. I quit smoking on September 10th and I'm impatiently waiting for my PPP to show some signs of improvement. Nothing yet, but I'm hopeful. Has anyone seen their PPP clear up? I would love to begin ...

Turmeric and Psoriasis

  • By denipink56 · New reply yesterday at 11:15 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 8 replies
  • can someone here say with conviction and proof that turmeric is the reason why their psoriasis is healing ...

NPF Educational Webcast on Diet and Psoriasis

  • By Lazza · New reply yesterday at 11:02 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 23 replies
  • Just to remind folks that on Tuesday (August 26) 7 PM ET there is an NPF educational webcast entitled "Diet and psoriatic disease: What’s the connection?", given by Dr. Fasano. Here is more info and details ...

Sunshine Healing Psoriasis ?

  • By Choudhary · New reply yesterday at 10:54 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 6 replies
  • Hi, I just want to as that out of many expected reasons Lack of Sunshine is also considered a reason. and i know that in last seven years i rarely sat in sunshine. What is want to ask is that if these ...

Pustular psoriasis on hands

  • By Jo5773 · New reply yesterday at 10:47 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 12 replies · Photos
  • I have suffered with psoriasis for over 20 years, I recently got funded for humira which cleared my plaque psoriasis within a matter of weeks!!! Amazing I thought...& I felt great as I'd been taking methotrexate ...

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The TalkPsoriasis Support Community connects people affected by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis for support and inspiration. This community is sponsored by the National Psoriasis Foundation, an Inspire trusted partner.