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  • By denipink56 · New reply 6:07 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 4 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 ...

should psoriasis patients avoid having children? let's discuss

  • By Michaelwithp5151 · New reply 6:03 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 40 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 ...

Reasons for stopping medication?

  • By artclay · New reply 5:57 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 1 reply
  • Hi All, I was wondering what reasons people have for stopping a medication or other treatment (e.g., physical therapy, massage, acupuncture)? I obviously know that side effects can be a big reason. Also ...

Methotrexate And Psoriasis

  • By claire000 · New reply 5:43 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 9 replies
  • I've had Psoriasis for as long as I can remember, ever since I was in high school. The doctor put me on Methotrexate and I hate this medicine with a passion. It makes me so sick. I'm trying to take it ...

Fish Oil/omega 3 supplements which brands are people using ?

  • By Skinclear · Posted 5:31 am
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 0 replies
  • i am hoping that folks here can help say what fish /omega 3 supps they are using for psoriasis control.. i am lost what woudl be suitable brand wise .. and hoping that brands are allowed to be shared ...

please help me

  • By lynnn · New reply 5:15 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 16 replies
  • hi I am new to this site. My scalp psoriasis is in a constant flare up state and I need help. I have tried alot of home remedies and nothing seems to help anymore. I have also tried clobetisol and kennalog ...

Need help

  • By MIAN123 · Posted 5:13 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 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 ...

Dead Sea Salt Products

  • By mopper · New reply 5:07 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 3 replies
  • Hello, I am on this site every day and find it so very helpful. My daughter has guttate PS and for the most part we have it under control. She is Gluten Free, we have a stand-up light machine in our home ...

If you've taken OTEZLA, please join this discussion

  • By dcwilbert · New reply 4:08 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 222 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 ...

Friends and Psoriasis

  • By kodye · New reply 3:56 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 11 replies
  • Anyone have problems with your firends after being diagnosed with Psoriasis or Psoriatic Arthritis? I was diagnosed in November 2013 with both Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis...and as it got worse my ...

Scalp Psoriasis

  • By brotherchuckles · New reply 3:46 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 5 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 ...

3 Years on Enbrel and I'm still happy!

  • By LiveLongAndProsper · New reply 3:44 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 18 replies · Photos
  • I've been on Enbrel for three years now. My psoriatic arthritis remains in full remission and I've had no side effects. I feel as healthy as I've ever been in my life. You might say I've been kind of ...

Sunshine Healing Psoriasis ?

  • By Choudhary · New reply 2:49 am
  • 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 ...

vicks and tea tree oil for nail psoriasis?

  • By schzimmydeenie · New reply 2:48 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 5 replies
  • I've read in a couple of older forum posts that applying vicks and tea tree oil have helped quite a number of people get rid of their nail P. Those forums were closed so I wasn't able to ask any questions ...

Scalp Psoriasis

  • By MoreThanSkinDeep · New reply 2:38 am
  • Journal · 2 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 ...

Arthritis in TMJ?

  • By Jill148 · New reply 1:40 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 3 replies
  • Has anyone been diagnosed with arthritis in the TMJ? Enbrel and methotrexate seem to alleviate pain and inflammation in other joints but not in the TMJ. Thanks for any suggestions ...

Has anyone done the Arava flush out ?

  • By risse321 · New reply 1:08 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 5 replies
  • Hi all, Just wondering if anyone has done the 11 day Arava flush out before having kids . I'd like to think I'm pretty resilient but my rheumatologist says it's pretty horrid. I was hoping there might ...

Psoriasis and UTIs

  • By Nache · New reply 12:31 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 10 replies · Photos
  • We're dealing with an 87-year-old male who has had long-term problems with prostate, and who is now having chronic UTIs. He's had extensive whole-body psoriasis for the last 15 to 20 years, untreated ...

Clobetasol Propionate mixed with Petroleum Jelly

  • By prince_rob · New reply 12:04 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 5 replies
  • I had my second outbreak of P this year, starting with a spot last April and Bis spots all over my body, scalp and everywhere. My derm recommend me a mixture of Clobetason Propionate with Petroleum Jelly ...

What Are YOU Doing Here??

  • By Mandymuff · New reply yesterday at 11:26 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 39 replies · Photos
  • We have all arrived here from different places in our journey, and arrived through different channels, and different methods, but............what are we doing still here? I think it would be interesting ...

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