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Considering Stelara, Currently on Enbrel

  • By Tbone56 · New reply 8:14 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 8 replies
  • Hey all, first post. A little background: 58 year old male. I`m a traveling pro entertainer. I`ve had P since 2000. PsA since around 2003. I`ve been on Enbrel since around 2005. Works great for my PsA ...

Cholesterol and Glycerine Question

  • By DeltaJude · New reply 8:07 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 17 replies
  • I had my check up today with my primary doctor and my cholesterol was 341!! She was shocked that it was that high since it was normaly around 220. She wanted to know what I was eating or doing that caused ...

Psoriasis in the ears

  • By Dwago · New reply 8:03 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 4 replies
  • I have had this problem for 15 years and have had remission in the ears only twice in that time. What I need to know, is there a medicine I can use to help clear this up? I have tried Clobetazol, Flouicinide ...

Thinking about starting Methotex and folic acid

  • By taylorsmom2003 · Posted 7:59 pm
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Can anyone tell me about this drug? Don't know what to do I have P on hands and real real bad it is so hard to walk ...

Die Off Period

  • By ChuckBrown · New reply 7:57 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 2 replies
  • Hi All, I've been on Pagano's diet for nearly 4.5 months now. New lesions have been appearing since the 1st month and there hasn't been any clearing what so ever. I'm probably at the worst I've ever been ...

my progress since November 2013

  • By monmon684 · New reply 7:56 pm
  • Journal · 28 replies
  • My progress since taking my all natural supplement. First pic dates back to the start Oct. 2013 , started taking the supplement on Nov 17th. 2013. Second pic still bad, mid December. 3rd. picture, mid ...

Bikini Wax

  • By Blakenicole888 · New reply 7:56 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 3 replies
  • Will getting a bikini wax cause more psoriasis there ...


  • By jimin26 · New reply 7:54 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 1 reply
  • Hello, my name is imane i have psoriasis since i was 9 so it's been 14 years now i had depression anxiety i tried alot of medicine visited different doctors but they all say the same thing don't get stressed ...

Humira and xtreme fatigue

  • By cocoloco · New reply 7:48 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 6 replies
  • Hi guys, Been on humira for 3 months now... I've also been in Mtx for 3 years so I know what fatigue is like ;) usually extreme fatigue comes with a flare- but I'm not in one?!?! Ie I had to go to bed ...

Day 4 of my juice fast...

  • By Jaywalker23 · New reply 7:43 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 33 replies
  • Hey everyone. Just reached day 4 of my juice fast and I have a few questions for anyone who has experienced a juice fast before and if my body is responding normally. I have read others posts about juicing ...

Diet is healing my psoriasis

  • By jd444 · Posted 7:28 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies
  • I only have it on my elbows and its just red and inflamed. It's only been a week and I'm not exaggerating it has reduced so freaking much. my right elbow in completely healed, nothing there, my left one ...


  • By GHylton · New reply 7:19 pm
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • Hi everybody! I am completley new to this blog so you will have to bear with me! My name is georgie Hylton, I am 20 years old, psiarisis and anxiety sufferer! I have suffered with both conditions since ...

Otezla Pricing How much co payment?

  • By weedkill3 · New reply 7:08 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 5 replies
  • Anyone here lucky enough to have been prescribed Otelza.... for Blue Cross, Aetna, Health Net, Kaiser insurance holders,, What co payment are you paying? What tier drug is this>,,,blue cross has tier ...

I'm 90 percent clear

  • By Joy710 · New reply 7:04 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 53 replies
  • Hi. I have had psoriasis for 2 and a half years. 3 weeks ago I read john paganos book "healing psoriasis ". I am 90% clear!!! I followed his diet and it worked. I am showing everyone my legs. I will never ...

Insurance covering biologics and not home phototherapy

  • By 4ClearSkin · New reply 7:01 pm
  • Discussion in Insurance and disability issues · 7 replies
  • Has anyone else had an issue where their insurance company would not cover a home UV unit but would cover biologics? I really want to have my own unit because it is not always easy to get to the doctors ...

Journal entry

  • By GHylton · New reply 6:44 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 1 reply
  • Please read my journal entry, I really hope it helps someone out there ...

Starting on Enbrel and a little nervous!

  • By cmd30 · New reply 6:42 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 4 replies
  • Hi All, I am now to Inspire but finding it so great to feel apart of a community of P sufferers! Its so good to be able to chat about the trials and tribulations of dealing with this disease. I think ...

C Reactive Protein ---going UP!

  • By BinkyJ · New reply 6:16 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 6 replies
  • Goodmorning! I probably have the wrong title/topic going on here, but this is where I usually hang out, and I know most of you. From my first CRP test this past February, my levels have gone UP. It started ...

Stelara for psoriatic arthritis?

  • By kittycat964 · New reply 6:15 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 2 replies
  • I have very mild psoriasis but pretty severe psoriatic arthritis. I've been on a number of Anti-TNFs and methotrexate and Arava all of which helped a little but not a lot. I want to try Stelara but I've ...

Panasol 3d unit- free for pick up- norcal

  • By Cricket1968 · New reply 6:00 pm
  • Discussion in Used UVB equipment · 1 reply
  • About 2 years old, but did not use more than 90 or so of my original 150 uses. Free for anyone who can pick it up in santa cruz area. I believe you need a Dr prescription as well to get the code for more ...

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