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  • By lostinthepineywoods · New reply 2:16 am
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  • As I count this as kind of a personal journal, I feel comfortable enough to share where exactly I have P. I generally would be shy, but I've done some growing up over the years. With living in TX the ...

Psoriatic arthritis/Pain in my neck and upper spine

  • By -ZilphaMay- · New reply 12:10 am
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  • Hello everyone, I was wondering if any of you who have psoriatic arthritis also have pain in your neck and spine. I have been having a lot of pain/numbness/tingling in my neck, upper spine and running ...

Never would have believed it, but......

  • By Dobbs · New reply yesterday at 9:46 pm
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  • I admit it....I've visited these boards almost daily for the past three years...since I myself was diagnosed with PsA. Having suffered with scalp P for nearly 8 years, recently it had exacerbated and ...

Thinking about starting Methotex and folic acid

  • By taylorsmom2003 · New reply yesterday at 9:04 pm
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  • 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 ...

tightness and burning..

  • By shauns · Posted yesterday at 8:33 pm
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  • ive had psoriasis about 7 months know. been a big struggle only recently its been hurting me more with a tightness and burning feeling.. dont kno if its the diff moisturisers I try or what. any others ...

psoriasis and symbiotic fungi Pythium oligandrum

  • By Boxeraz · New reply April 18, 2014
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  • psoriasis and is a chronic, immune-mediated inflammatory skin disease which manifests as elevations or plaques of the skin that do not contain pus. The plaques are red or pink in color and are covered ...

Awaiting surgery

  • By debcgonz · Posted April 18, 2014
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  • Good Friday morning I am now waiting for approval for surgery. Will have arthroscopic surgery to repair rotator cuff intersitial tears and carpal Tunnel release.. My pain is increasing, pt has not been ...


  • By omair · Posted April 18, 2014
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  • By GHylton · New reply April 17, 2014
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  • 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 ...

Starting Otezla

  • By AARussell73 · New reply April 17, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Seen my doctor today and after long discussion I will be starting Otezla in the morning. He told me that he has done a lot of reading about it over the last week. I'm looking forward to trying this new ...

will my body ever go back to the way it was?? :(

  • By Georgiaann · New reply April 16, 2014
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  • I am 22 & have had psoriasis for 5 years, it started with patches similar to eczema on my face, i was aware that my father and members from his family had suffered with this disease. However, my father ...


  • By Goody2 · New reply April 15, 2014
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  • Years ago I had severe sinus headaches. They started suddenly - during a business trip to Dearborn, MI., I had a terrible headache that lasted four days and a lot of Excedrin did not touch. The secretary ...

Focal Infection Theory & Psoriasis

  • By Berky · New reply April 15, 2014
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  • NCBI Article: /PMC3834683/ According to this article, "The role of focal infections in the pathogenesis of psoriasis has been described for decades." Meaning some ...

Arizona Hike-A-Thon!

  • By healthygrl · Posted April 15, 2014
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  • Hello Arizona Psoriasis Community! A Hike-A-Thon will be held in Arizona Saturday May 17th, 8am-11am at the Merkle Trail at Usery Park in Mesa; all proceeds benefit the National Psoriasis Foundation (see ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

The Trial Continues

  • By antrich · New reply April 15, 2014
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  • Its almost been a year now, and my joints feel so much better!. I take the injection every other week, and my mtx every week. The day after my mtx, during the week of the trial drug, I do feel really ...

Having a tough time

  • By MzKimmiCam · New reply April 14, 2014
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  • I have been through quite a lot in the past few months. I'm trying to remain strong in spite of everything. I have good days and plenty of bad days. My PSA is easy lately in comparison to everything ...

Not sure what to call it.....memory loss....confusion...or in a fog

  • By Sunsetterdottie · New reply April 14, 2014
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  • I am plugging away still increasing my dosage of methotrexate. This was my first week of 7 pills. It was actually supposed to be last week but I had developed a few white pimple inside my mouth so the ...

First Day of Humira

  • By Dreamer805 · New reply April 13, 2014
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  • I was originally supposed to start on Humira for psoriasis back in January. After receiving the starter pack in the mail I got cold feet and decided to think on it a bit more. I spoke to my derm about ...

Worsening and Getting Better

  • By Aesthetic · New reply April 13, 2014
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  • The Psoriasis is getting so bad. My stomach, back, arms and thighs are covered in guttate while the Psoriasis thickens on my scalp. The plaque Psoriasis is worsening on my legs as it has now completely ...

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