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Living with psoriasis one day at a time. Get tips and read about living and coping with psoriasis

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By Chris Pettit - April 25, 2017
I don’t understand people that like to shop for new clothes. Honestly. I don’t get it. Can someone explain it to me please? You go into a store, look at racks of... READ MORE

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By DianeT - April 24, 2017
There are many ways to know the symptoms of whether you have a cold or the flu. Some are obvious and some of them are not. It’s not the same with psoriasis.... READ MORE

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By DianeT - April 21, 2017
There are some givens in this life. One of them is to be served with a plate for your usual breakfast, lunch, and dinner. When we are extremely hungry, we sometimes tend... READ MORE

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By judydon - April 19, 2017
“I hope this isn’t psoriasis.” I heard my family doctor say this 50 years ago. I was 20 years old; I had no idea what psoriasis was nor what he meant by... READ MORE

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By DianeT - April 18, 2017
I remember as a child when I would see people who were crippled or looked differently than me, I would start pointing and laugh at them. I remember my grandmother would say;... READ MORE

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By Chris Pettit - April 14, 2017
Psoriasis is a disease that comes with a lot of stigma. The number one thing most everyone with psoriasis has in common is that they have been treated like they are contagious.... READ MORE

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By DianeT - April 13, 2017
I’ve had psoriasis for over 50 years and psoriatic arthritis for 25 years. During my years of living, I have run across many types of people. We have low maintenance people, and... READ MORE

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By JoniK - April 11, 2017
According to the Psoriasis In America 2016 survey by plaquepsoriasis.com, 82% of respondents said that stress/anxiety was one of their top triggers for a psoriasis flare. Many experts will tell you to... READ MORE

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By DianeT - April 10, 2017
I have learned so much over the past 50 years about having psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. For those who do not have a chronic illness, I want to share some things with... READ MORE

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By RebeccaB - April 7, 2017
Deciding when it’s time to end a toxic relationship is a lot harder than it looks. I’ve had more than my fair share of toxic relationships. And while in my head I... READ MORE

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By DianeT - April 6, 2017
I begin my story telling that the sun will soon be shining very bright.This can be a good thing and it can also be a bad thing. We know that the UVA... READ MORE

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By Chris Pettit - April 5, 2017
Even before I was diagnosed with psoriasis I was always self-conscious about my ears. If you check out my profile picture you will see that I have a big head—a really big... READ MORE

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By AlishaB - March 30, 2017
Psoriasis can affect every aspect of life including the way you sleep. When my psoriasis was at it’s worse, I remember waking up in the middle of the night to what I... READ MORE

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By DianeT - March 29, 2017
My insurance company called me to discuss my coverage for a biologic medication that I am on for my psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. They said my deductible would be $3,000 per year... READ MORE

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By VickiN - March 28, 2017
Within the PlaquePsoriasis.com community there are always recommendations for products/services that have worked for you, outside prescription medication. In the interest of sharing these suggestions with a wider platform, this is the... READ MORE

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