Teens and young adults

The teens and young adults topic is the place to discuss all issues related to having psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis and gives you a place to connect with your peers. For the purpose of this topic, young adults are considered to be posters under 25.

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young peoples!

  • By racer_girl · Posted April 15, 2014
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  • I'm so glad more and more young people are joining this site! Me being only 15 i like having younger people more my age to talk to. I feel that it is easy to talk to someone close to your age than someone ...

20 years old, my story so far

  • By IamRobin · New reply March 6, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • So, as a young kid aged 6, I was diagnosed with guttate psoriasis. Due to the heavy stigma i faced in school, and other circumstances too, I moved school, and country with my parents. "Don't worry this ...

Where do I start?

  • By Sam33n · New reply February 26, 2014
  • 13 replies
  • I'm currently 17, I've had very mild plaque psoriasis since I was a kid, which involved mysterious patches on my knees and nothing else.My first flare up was when I was around 12-13 which led to the discovery ...

Help... :@

  • By psor_warrior · New reply February 24, 2014
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  • Hello everyone. I'm a 22 year old female. I've had psoriasis for some years and the steroids would make me symptim free in less than a week. During the worst episodes, my PASI score would go to about ...

New to the site

  • By MDboi · New reply January 20, 2014
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  • Hi everyone, I'm new here, but I've had P since I was 15, and it has gotten progressively worse through the present (I just finished college and am 22 years old now). This is just a way for me to vent ...

Something missing, or something wrong

  • By faye1234 · New reply January 18, 2014
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  • It's hard to speak to people you espically know on how I feel. They always tell me the things I do have and which I am completely grateful for but that's beside the point why I'm feeling the way I am ...

Very bad scalp psoriasis

  • By alannahxxx · New reply January 13, 2014
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  • I have had psoriasis on my scalp for a couple of years but now it seems to be getting worse. I cant stop itchibg it and the plague is getting larder and more noticable. Im getting really down and embarrased ...

Traditional Chinese Medicinein in treating Ps

  • By yangyy · New reply December 28, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) which includes the practice of acupuncture, Chinese herbology and Asian bodywork therapy, is a comprehensive health care system encompassing a variety of traditional ...

Anybody 18 years old in this group

  • By Ocl · New reply December 5, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • I need to talk to someone my age too feel better about myself I feel lonely because im the only kid in my school with psoriasis ...

First PA, now Crohn's for 23 yr old son

  • By CarolZZZ · New reply December 2, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • After 6 years on Enbrel, he was just diagnosed with Crohn's. He'll be starting Humira next week. ANY words of wisdom would be greatly appreciated ...

Anyone out there!

  • By racer_girl · New reply December 1, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • Is there anyone out there around the age of 14. Male or female i just want some friends i can talk to who understand what its like, and how it feels to live with Psoriasis. Please comment or message me ...

Nail Psoriasis in Kids

  • By JanaB · New reply November 8, 2013
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  • Hello, My daughter was just diagnosed with Psoriasis on all 10 of her fingernails and 1 toe. She is 12 years old. Has anyone found a home remedy that will work on nails? The dermatologist doesn't want ...


  • By nileshnpc · New reply September 16, 2013
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  • medicine for ps ...

Guttate psoriasis

  • By Treaclepie · New reply August 21, 2013
  • 12 replies
  • Hi, i wonder if anyone can give me some advice please. My daughter who is now 18 has suffered from guttate psoriasis since she was about 13. Shes only had 3 bouts and a couple of months ago her tonsiles ...

Hey! Tips & Tricks

  • By racer_girl · New reply August 9, 2013
  • 15 replies
  • Hey! I would like to ask you to post what state you live, in your age, if you male or female, and how long have you had psoriasis. Then a tip or trick that helped or is helping you. Anything welcome and ...


  • By lovelopez · New reply July 3, 2013
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  • Thanks a lot for such a wonderful post, the stuff posted were really interesting and useful. The quality of the content was good and clear ...

Anyone in auckland?

  • By Dvdhuter02 · Posted July 2, 2013
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  • Anyone in auckland? Thinking of starting a support group for young adults and teens ...


  • By jamiekeana · Posted June 17, 2013
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  • Hi everyone! I have recently discovered a face mask that has helped with the redness in my face. Please check out my blog to find the instructions! http://girlsagainstpsoriasis.wordpress.c om/ Thanks ...

Girls Against Psoriasis

  • By jamiekeana · New reply June 15, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • Hi guys! I have a new website/blog up to help girls deal with the issues of Psoriasis. I offer tips and my own insight for what does and doesn't work in terms of products and food. Please check it out ...

Son with psoriasis

  • By mac1010 · New reply May 2, 2013
  • 16 replies
  • My son has had psoriasis for a couple of years but this year has been the worst and its spreading to other places. I have tried the medicated creams when it was inflammed but I am trying to get a daily ...

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