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Psoriasis convention in Canada

layers
  • By layers · Posted April 15, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • NATIONAL PSORIASIS CONFERENCE OCTOBER 17, 18 2014 Holiday Inn Yorkdale Toronto On Registration fee: $68.00 (includes all events and buffet) Anyone interested in psoriasis is invited to attend. For information ...

So excited!!! New drug available for PsA and possibly Ps

Browneyedgurl
  • By Browneyedgurl · New reply April 14, 2014
  • 37 replies
  • I received an email from the National Arthritis Foundation yesterday about this new pill "Otezla" that will be available April 2nd for treating PsA. It is in the works to get it approved for Ps also ...

New Psoriasis Support Group in South Florida

Ifithelps
  • By Ifithelps · New reply March 21, 2014
  • 42 replies
  • I am thinking of starting a support group in the Miami Dade/ Broward area. If anybody is interested please reply to this discussion thread. I will set up a time, date and location for our first meeting ...

Is This Psiriasis Eritrodermy?

elkusumah
  • By elkusumah · New reply March 5, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Dear All, I have uncle aged 77 y's old, 3 weeks ago he came to me and showed up a small lession on his hand. He said that he is diagnosed by doctor that he had skin dermatitis as exzema. After 3 weeks ...

New to Inspire

sheri_02
  • By sheri_02 · Posted March 3, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • I've been told everything from fibro to its all in my head and I need psychotherapy..I have been in pain for so long and can't remember even for sure when all started. Fibro doesn't fit ..I almost always ...

Inspiring People: Tara Tingle !

Quest4Cure-Bye4Now
  • By Quest4Cure-Bye4Now · New reply February 28, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • photo tara-tingle_zps156840fd.jpg Here's a great article about a young woman who is not only building a great career for herself, but stepping outside the stigma and fear of psoriasis to utilize her experience ...

Cure for Psoriasis Suppressed!

PsA-30-Year-Hx
  • By PsA-30-Year-Hx · New reply February 21, 2014
  • 19 replies
  • Those who know me are aware I don't believe this in the slightest. But I keep running across these statements: Big Pharma, the doctors, and possibly the government all are suppressing the cure, or not ...

Private Message Format change

vinnylid44
  • By vinnylid44 · New reply February 19, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • On the top of my home page the "MASSAGE" heading has disappeared and there now is an envelop icon. Has that change been published ...

The Anti Kickback Statute and the Stark Law

PsA-30-Year-Hx
  • By PsA-30-Year-Hx · New reply February 12, 2014
  • 9 replies
  • I keep reading in various threads how it is "well known" that physicians get huge kickbacks for prescribing certain drugs. When replying to this thread I implore you to please keep it civil and respectful ...

Psoriasis on Pinterest

PsA-30-Year-Hx
  • By PsA-30-Year-Hx · New reply January 29, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • There are quite a few pins on Pinterest on Psoriasis- education, home remedies, diet, how it makes you feel, etc. Of course, just like here, you have to be cautious. You can't believe everything you read ...

Warning, do not buy farm raised fish!

LizMcHealing
  • By LizMcHealing · New reply January 22, 2014
  • 8 replies
  • My cousin has a sustainable seafood business and has really opened my eyes to buying fish. Did you know that farm raised fish are fed antibiotics??? Check out this recent article and be sure to buy WILD ...

india psoriasis foundation mumbai

drambalkar (Inactive)
  • By drambalkar (Inactive) · New reply December 26, 2013
  • 26 replies
  • We are pleased to inform you that recently our Dr.Ambalkar’s Ayurvedic Research Center Pvt. Ltd. has made a remarkable achievement in the field of ‘Psoriasis’, a dreadful skin disease. As you must be ...

Pustular Psoriasis - Changed Diet and 99% Gone for over a year

vodoojet
  • By vodoojet · New reply December 7, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • I have suffered from pustular psoriasis primarily on my feet although sometimes on my hand for over a decade. Over a year ago I changed 2 things: 1) started eating fish (I was a vegetarian) and 2) stopped ...

stelara

deborahjune
  • By deborahjune · Posted November 19, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • anyone else aware that stelara can cause and has as side effect interstitial pulmonary fibrosis ...this is true ..just google stelara ...

Might Help Somebody!!!!!

ozie
  • By ozie · New reply November 19, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • Thank you Inspire and also to LoneStarSally for your helpful posts and others too many to mention. I am 74 and have PSA most of my life. Until recently, I had thought it was other illnesses, thanks to ...

Psoriasis Awareness

tvsoccerdad
  • By tvsoccerdad · New reply October 26, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • This is a short clip from Good Morning Texas about psoriasis and psa with Dr. Mentor and Matt K. from the NPF. Matt did a awesome job representing us and encouraging others to get involved. They discussed ...

Support Group in NYC?

Dloech
  • By Dloech · Posted October 23, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • Looking for any psoriasis support groups in NYC? Please send an email to dwoolsey@psoriasis.org if you belong to one or would like to join. Thanks ...

Garcinia Cambogia Has anyone tried this for inflamation?

prshannon
  • By prshannon · New reply September 11, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • I have been seeing Garcinia Cambogia advertised as a weight loss product but it also reduces inflammation. Just wondering if anyone has tried it and if it works? I can use it for both! Tks! Prshannon ...

Psoriasis

jonty27
  • By jonty27 · New reply August 20, 2013
  • 9 replies
  • I suffered for many years with Psoriasis and am now fully cured, the remedy I used I found in a book about practical uses for vinegar . it recommended rubbing In APPLE CIDER VINEGAR onto the affected ...

I got cured of Pso

saimitha
  • By saimitha · New reply July 1, 2013
  • 7 replies
  • Hi everyone, If you happened to read my earlier posts few months back you can know how much /i was suffering from inverse pso. I had arround my neck, face, both the hands and legs. Now I m cured 85% i ...

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