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By Szanto - April 17, 2017
Hi its taken 7 years to find the rite doctor to help me find out I have psoratic arthritis. I have only been diagnosed with this a few months ago an have... READ MORE

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By dalmav41 - April 17, 2017
Diagnosed 8/15/15, been turned down for disability twice – it’s with appeals council now. I’ll be 61 in June. Each day is a new day, I might cry some, sleep some, limp... READ MORE

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By Emmy - April 4, 2017
Like many of you, I have had my ups and downs with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. I’m currently (as of 2017) 41 years old. Growing up, I knew that my father and... READ MORE

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By terryjean - March 31, 2017
I have had fibromyalgia for nearly 30 years (Back before they knew what it was). Now my hands hurt, my hips and lower back drive me nuts and my sleep pattern is... READ MORE

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By Eurotrekker - March 31, 2017
I used to be very active. I studied and taught overseas. I took ground school for aviation. I did cliff diving, spelunking, backpacking across Europe, worked for an airline, and was a... READ MORE

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By Tracey - March 31, 2017
I went to John Hopkins Dermatologist approx. 10 years ago and was diagnosed with having nummular eczema. I went to another dermatologist who said I had eczema and continued over the years... READ MORE

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By lesomom - March 29, 2017
I have had psoriasis since my early 20s but wasn’t diagnosed with PsA until I was 44. It was a swollen toe that started the diagnosis…fast forward 4 years…for the past two... READ MORE

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By Stephanie S. - March 24, 2017
Not sure where to begin. To be honest it’s odd to talk about my condition so openly. Not that its a secret….just not talked about a lot. I’m 29. I have had... READ MORE

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By rjones - March 1, 2017
I was diagnosed in my teens with psoriasis but it took 10 years to finally get diagnosed with the arthritis part. I teach yoga part time so I’ve always been more into... READ MORE

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By MrBlech - February 23, 2017
I was diagnosed in 2005, and for most of the time since, I’ve done pretty well with MTX alone. About 18 months ago I started flaring up (lots of work stress!), and... READ MORE

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By Gramma45 - February 21, 2017
It all began a couple of years ago when I was losing weight and tired all the time but mostly sore hands. The kids used to ask me why do you wring... READ MORE

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By AtomHeartMother - February 13, 2017
*SIGH* Where to start?! I have had issues with chronic pain for years and toenails falling off leaving bloody nail beds. And as with most of us, 100 different doctors with 100... READ MORE

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By GWC1147 - January 31, 2017
I was diagnosed in August 2016 with psoriatic arthritis and fibromyalgia. I’m tired. I’m achy. My joints are stiff. I also have severe sleep apnea and need a new bi-pap machine. I... READ MORE

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By Samcurrie24 - January 30, 2017
I am 32 years old and was diagnosed 2 years ago. It began with pain in my feet that got worse as the weeks went on. I also had a small bit... READ MORE

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By JuliePost36 - January 23, 2017
I was just recently diagnosed with PsA and Psoriasis. I waited almost 6 years to be diagnosed with many, many misdiagnoses. It almost took my life in 2013 when my liver suddenly... READ MORE

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By FionaF64 - January 23, 2017
I’m new to the site. I was recently diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis and fibromyalgia, after suffering endometriosis for 10 years and Drs telling me it was just getting worse, after endless bloods... READ MORE

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By kathyb76 - January 23, 2017
I am a 62 year old female who was diagnosed at 12 with psoriasis, treated with topical cortisone creams. At 32 I was diagnosed with Psoriatic Arthritis. Woke up one morning and... READ MORE

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By carrievares - January 1, 2017
My husband has had psoriatic arthritis for at least 25 years but this last year has been extremely painful for him. He was on Enbrel for many years but his dermatologist thought... READ MORE

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