Tag Archives: psoriasis

Novartis AIN457 For Psoriasis

Some good news for us psoriasis warriors – especially those who do not have arthritis. As you probably know, there are quite a few different biologic drugs available for people with psoriatic arthritis (such as myself).  These biologics are wonderful … Continue reading

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Kids with Psoriasis – the Ultimate Psoriasis Warriors

Sure, having psoriasis sucks.  In my about me section I talk about taking the “walk of shame” at a local swimming pool – which I’m sure every fellow psoriasis warrior can relate to.  However in my life I’m been fortunate enough to … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid To Change Doctor

I’ve worked in the health care industry for over almost 25 years.  In that time I have had confirmation time and time again that doctors will take different approaches to treatment of the same condition.  I’m sure you’ve heard the … Continue reading

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Technological Advances – When Will We Understand Psoriasis?

This week I came across another amazing article about understanding our wonderful universe.  It seems that the CERN guys are going to do some more study into “anti-matter”.  Reading the article, it seems that apparently anti-matter has a property of … Continue reading

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30 Oranges at TGIF’s

Last night I watched Zookeeper with the kids.  It was actually pretty good.  Kept me entertained and the kids really enjoyed it too.  They have Nick Nolte and Sylvester Stallone voicing some of the animals.  If you asked me for … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Psoriasis

So it’s been a couple of days since my Remicade infusion and I already notice a great improvement in my elbow psoriasis.  I’ll take a pic tomorrow if I remember.   I still have some scalp psoriasis but it is also … Continue reading

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Clayton is the Winner

I mentioned the other day that the Psoriasis Foundation was running a video competition and that I really enjoyed Clayton’s video.  Well it looks like most other people agreed because he is the grand winner!   Well done Clayton. Total unrelated … Continue reading

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Preparing for Remicade

Actually there isn’t much preparation to do for my Remicade dose.  Just turn up to see my Rheumatologist who typically checks my lungs, heart, blood pressure and psoriasis spots, and then they prescribe the Remicade.  I then go to get … Continue reading

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Disgusting Hair

The Psoriasis Foundation tweeted today about a function where they are offering free haircuts.  It got me thinking about the last time I paid to get my hair cut.  I quickly realized that I can’t remember, it has been that … Continue reading

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Upcoming Treatments for Psoriasis / Psoriatic Arthritis

Only about a week to go before my Remicade infusion.  Usually my back and ribs start aching considerably in the last week before I have my infusion, however things seem to be ok so far.  Last night I took a … Continue reading

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