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Leaky Gut leads to Psoriasis...

  • By kmlvr9 · New reply 7:56 am
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 67 replies
  • INTESTINAL PARASITES, BACTERIAL DYSBIOSIS AND LEAKY GUT EXCERPTS FROM POWER HEALING (RANDOM HOUSE, 1998) BY LEO GALLAND, M.D. The human intestine maintains within its inner cavity a complex, crowded environment ...


  • By applesoranges · New reply 7:23 am
  • Journal · 19 replies
  • I'm so devastated. We have a child 6yo and a 19yo. We are losing our home of 17 years to foreclosure. We fought them for 7 yrs but now have run out of funds. Had to apply for welfare and can't stop crying ...

please help

  • By earnhardtfan · New reply 7:10 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 8 replies · Photos
  • I am 45 years old have never had a break out and about a month and a half ago I woke up like this . it burns it itches terribly . I went to skin doc but cream he prescriptibed is not working . I'm going ...

43 Months on Enbrel and...?


Does Psoriasis Have Scent?

  • By SmoothCriminal87 · New reply 6:46 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 38 replies
  • I swear I smell like a musty type scent when I'm's like stomach sicking. Is that even normal ...

Anti-psoriasis diet recipes

  • By TimSanClemente · New reply 6:37 am
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 6 replies
  • Hello fellow recovering friends! I'm 18 days deep into a diet I've been trying after coming across Nicholas Lamborghini's youtube video on how to cure psoriasis naturally. I won't lie, it's probably the ...


  • By spottymuldoon · New reply 6:05 am
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • Here's my tale. Two years ago (age 71), for the first time ever I started having unsightly itchy spots (back, arms, legs) and went to the GP. First of all I had 'scabies' (four months of dreadful ointment ...

Saffron tea- worth importing?

  • By Gemsandy · New reply 5:55 am
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 12 replies
  • As usual, I am now desperately looking at my diet (again). Thought I have nothing to loose going on the Pagano diet, but I live in the UK and have only found one supplier of the saffron tea and it's really ...

Have Anyone ?

  • By Kiaaa11 · New reply 4:43 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 1 reply
  • Have anyone tried going into the military after being diagnosis with P. For example, in my case I'm in my early 20's and Ive been diagnose with P since I was 9, but I still want to go into the military ...

I feel validated

  • By Sednig12 · New reply 2:15 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 14 replies
  • For 2 years I have been going to 2 podiatrists and a dermatologist for what they thought was fungus on my big toenail. Hi was given penlac, had the nail removed twice, lamasil for 6 months, Fluconazol ...


  • By Diamontie · New reply 1:52 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 6 replies · Photos
  • After considering taking Biologics for a few weeks now I have a question that I cannot find the answer too. Do these types of medication contain steroids? I would like to say a huge thank you to those ...

15 year old

  • By Meadows123 · New reply 1:19 am
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • Hello, I'm a 15 year old & I have Severe plaque psoriasis. I have had severe psoriasis since I was 7 all over my body from my scalp to my toes. I spent my whole like worrying about what people thought ...

New Member

  • By stiffjoints · New reply 1:14 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 16 replies · Photos
  • Hi all. I'm a 41yo male who has just been diagnosed with PSA. I have had stiff joints in hands, knees, wrist, feet, heel pain for 2mos. This has been difficult for me to accept (obviously). I was previously ...

Considering Starting a Biologic

  • By dondraper · New reply 12:48 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 16 replies
  • I have had moderate plaque psoriasis for about 20 years. I've generally treated it with non-steroid topicals (with limited success) and UVB treatment (pretty effective, but a major hassle and expensive ...

Cold Pressed Virgin Coconut Oil

  • By Diamontie · New reply 12:41 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 5 replies
  • Could anyone please tell me where I can buy this. I live in the UK ...

Otezla Users Progress

  • By AARussell73 · New reply 12:27 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 91 replies · Photos
  • Ok, I have been posting Journals on my status of taking Otezla and many others have posted to it. I have been told that for many, they have a hard time finding the post so I thought why not make one discussion ...

Palms and soles...for those who are against side effect

  • By housetop · New reply 12:01 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 11 replies
  • I do not want the side effects of the strong meds, so I just deal with the symptoms... For bad cracks on soles of my feet...Band-aid Tough Pads Hydrocolloid Adhesive Pads (expensive, but allow me to walk ...

Promising New One-Time Treatment for Psoriasis

  • By AlinColorado · New reply yesterday at 11:58 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 3 replies
  • I just noticed a few very recent articles about a new drug that has had very promising results. Looks like many of the trial participants are having success with only one treatment. ...

Weight gain on Enbrel

  • By Rennels5 · New reply yesterday at 11:43 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 2 replies
  • I have gained 10 pounds since starting enbrel I can't afford to gain weight. I work out 2-3 days a week. I have decreased my injections to twice a month myself because of the concern of added weight ...

Alkaline diet

  • By giovanni77 · New reply yesterday at 11:08 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 32 replies
  • Anyone who tried this diet, which is based on eating 80% alkaline foods, experienced benefits? If so please share your experience, how long have you been following the alkaline diet, when you started ...

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