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Real Hope!!!

Flintchick
  • By Flintchick · New reply 2:24 am
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 382 replies · Photos
  • I hope that I am not premature in sharing this. I don't want to contribute another false hope to our group, but I am really excited. I was going to wait for more results first, but summer is almost here ...

do not know anyone personally who has ppp..

franny2774
  • By franny2774 · New reply 1:36 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 17 replies · Photos
  • I have palmoplanter pustulosis as well as pustular psoraisis..I am on stellara every six weeks and my doctor wants me to go on soriatane with it .I am sixty five and until three years ago when I crushed ...

Major changes in treatment

RyanL
  • By RyanL · New reply 1:33 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 4 replies
  • So I finally saw a Dermatologist today and he made some quite significant changes to my regime. For the next 6 weeks he has me on coal tar, which I am not loping forward to but I will try. Then I'm going ...

secukinumab seems to be very high dose

Bighead123
  • By Bighead123 · New reply 1:25 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 2 replies
  • I have been doing some research on latest treatment that sounds very promising. Several discussion in this group also talked about this. But I found the secukinumab has a very high dose. For example ...

New to this... Need help

Chelsnicole16
  • By Chelsnicole16 · New reply 12:55 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 1 reply
  • Just recently started getting scaley psoriasis on places like my arms, legs, back and even in my scalp. Very itchy & noticeable. Looking for at home remedies or over the counter creams/medications to ...

Weighed down by psoriasis and I don't even have it.

Jeaneallan
  • By Jeaneallan · New reply 12:53 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 14 replies
  • Sometimes complaining is completely ineffective...however it would be difficult to feel more disappointed in the advice/help my husband has received. I looked at the posts of others and know that this ...

I found this a week ago at my local health store

Cindyyt
  • By Cindyyt · New reply 12:45 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 5 replies · Photos
  • I've been meaning to post this up I was in my local health store recently in Sydney, and I came upon this natural pill whick helps psoriasis symptoms. After a week of using it, my psoriasis on my forehead/face ...

Has anyone else been MISDIAGNOSED! fungal/yeast infection, not psoriasis!!

MissAnti-Sugar
  • By MissAnti-Sugar · New reply yesterday at 10:39 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 12 replies
  • Has anyone else been misdiagnosed?? I had a biopsy but it was not tested for yeast. I've been in denial that I was diagnosed with inverse psoriasis because the derm previously gave me an oral antifungal ...

Charcots Foot, psoriasis, neroapathy...Afraid

SCRobin
  • By SCRobin · New reply yesterday at 10:39 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 2 replies
  • Through my journey through psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, neuropathy and DDD, there has always been an issue with one of my feet. For two months now my left foot has been a 10 in the pain category, swollen ...

Vitamins for psoriasis

bartender
  • By bartender · New reply yesterday at 10:09 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 36 replies · Photos
  • Hi all, I'm not sure if I'm even posting this correctly, but I'll give it a shot. I've has psoriasis for years, mostly on my elbows where I'm constantly wearing long sleeves. Last year it got really bad ...

body aches and blurred vision

nwgrace
  • By nwgrace · New reply yesterday at 9:57 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 5 replies
  • I may be noticing a connection with pain flares and having trouble focusing my eyes. Anyone else? I'm currently taking methotrexate and stelara. My optometrist says my eyes are healthy ...

How many of you work?

Binkbaby
  • By Binkbaby · New reply yesterday at 9:22 pm
  • Discussion in Insurance and disability issues · 10 replies
  • I have constant pain and am extremely fatigued. I have cut my hours down to 20 hours a week and can barely do that. My diagnosis is PSA and am taking Remicade. Would love to know how all of you manage ...

i am psoriasis patent

haroon85
  • By haroon85 · New reply yesterday at 8:58 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 9 replies · Photos
  • i am psoriasis patent i need treatment ...

Itching Scalp Psoriasis

lindabloo
  • By lindabloo · New reply yesterday at 8:07 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 5 replies
  • I have never ever believed in homeopathic medicine, but i have suffered debilitating itching psoriasis since I was 13 years old and am now 65. I have had every single treatment including steroids, steroid ...

Got PsA? Note to my journal just to think it through

leatherman
  • By leatherman · New reply yesterday at 7:58 pm
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • I have clearly had arthritis for at least 12 yrs. I don’t just have the mildest form the asymmetric pattern of PsA. I do have the systemic pattern, the distal pattern, some spinal pattern, enthesitis ...

Why do I love Enbrel?

LiveLongAndProsper
  • By LiveLongAndProsper · New reply yesterday at 7:56 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 26 replies · Photos
  • Because of Enbrel: Instead of walking with a cane and using the "smartcart" at Walmart I was able to compete yesterday in the Lock 4 Six Hour Mountain Bike challenge. I did five - nine mile loops and ...

Is There a Patient Registry for Biologic patients ?

KCTPAC
  • By KCTPAC · New reply yesterday at 7:43 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 17 replies
  • If so I would like to contact them to see how large it is and what they have documented for reported cancers while being on a TNF inhibitor ...

Glycerin hypothesis

BrianFH
  • By BrianFH · New reply yesterday at 6:58 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 1147 replies · Photos
  • ** Originally posted by BrianH ** This (NPF) resource of contact and information is hugely valuable and a great mine of information. As a result of reading and feedback and direct contact with members ...

PPP

Lilywantsananswer
  • By Lilywantsananswer · Posted yesterday at 6:57 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies
  • I have had PPP now for about one year and have tryed many OTC creams, TCM, diet of no dairy, sugar, dark vegetables, alcohol etc. I am now on one of the strongest steroids called clobetasol combined with ...

Starting a Water Fast Today

Evolutionary
  • By Evolutionary · New reply yesterday at 6:51 pm
  • Journal · 22 replies · Photos
  • After many months of learning about and considering the potential benefits of a water fast, I have taken the plunge! I have started a journal entry about it here both to solicit support (I know it will ...

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