Psoriasis, Intimacy, and Finding Love

Credit: iStock Growing up, I felt as though I would never find someone who made me feel comfortable enough to show my psoriasis to them. After all, I even had some family members who had never seen my disease. I was terrified of intimacy and the idea ...
Alisha Bridges

What to Do for Excessive Sweating

Credit: iStock Sweating is a normal body function. It is your body’s way of regulating and maintaining your body temperature. But some people sweat excessively, sometimes four or five times more than what is considered normal, according to the Intern...
Eileen Bailey

Building Your Psoriatic Arthritis 'Dream Team'

Credit: iStock There isn’t one standard path to receiving a psoriatic arthritis diagnosis. Perhaps the diagnosis came from your dermatologist who’s been treating your psoriasis for years. Our maybe it came from a rheumatologist referral after having ...
Julie Cerrone @justagoodlife

6 Ways To Love Yourself Despite Psoriatic Disease

Credit: Thinkstock With psoriatic disease, it’s very easy to fall into negative thought patterns. I wish my skin was clear. I wish my joints didn’t hurt. I wish I had the energy to go out with my friends. I wish I wasn’t in this situation. Why can’t ...
Julie Cerrone @justagoodlife

What You Need to Know About Common Skin Warts

Credit: Thinkstock Common warts are small growths of skin. They are often bumpy on the surface and usually appear on the fingers or hands, although they can appear on other parts of the body. They are most common in children and young adults, but can ...
Eileen Bailey

3 Breathing Exercises For Psoriatic Arthritis

Credit: Thinkstock Five years ago, if you would’ve asked me if I had a daily meditation practice, I would have laughed at you. Sure, I went to yoga class, but meditation was not something that I practiced on a regular basis. And to be quite honest, I ...
Julie Cerrone @justagoodlife