Spotlight: Psoriatic Arthritis Awareness

Spotlight: Awareness for Psoriatic Arthritis

When you tell others that you have psoriatic arthritis, do they know what that means?

The month of May is Arthritis Awareness Month, but for some reason PsA wasn't invited to the party! Although the month raises awareness for osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, we noticed that PsA is noticeably absent! We want to know:

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Do you think psoriatic arthritis gets the attention it deserves?

Well, we don't! So we're crashing Arthritis Awareness Month and making it our own party. We'll be sharing ways to help raise awareness and educate others about psoriatic arthritis. Nobody puts PsA in the corner!

You're invited to the PsA party!

Enter to Win a Flare Care Kit! Tell us how you manage your symptoms during a flare for a chance to win a tote bag filled with goodies to help you get through your next flare.

Change your avatar!

One of the easiest ways to spread awareness is to change your avatar (profile image). Get your free PsA Awareness image and help spread the word! Change your avatar.

Join the conversation!

How do you explain to family and friends what life is like with psoriatic arthritis? How important is it to raise awareness? Share here!

Share your story!

In her story "Life Can Change Almost Overnight," Community member lesomom shares how it took almost 20 years to get diagnosed! How long did it take for you to get diagnosed? Tell us about your journey!

Learn Something New

Want to help raise awareness? Here are some ideas to get you started:

Also, be sure to also follow us all month long on Twitter - we'll be using #PsAaware!

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