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Want More Psoriatic Disease Research? Here's How You, Too, Can Advocate to Congress on Capitol Hill

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Woman taking her first steps towards becoming an advocate.
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I’m ready to become an advocate. But where do I begin?


Woman doing research.
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What should I do to prepare to meet my representatives?


Sabrina Skiles at the House of Representatives.
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How can I craft my talking points?


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Make the most of your time together


Sabrina Skiles advocating for psoriasis.
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Don’t underestimate the influence of their staff


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Should I bring business cards?


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The Rule of 7, continued


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How should I prepare to preserve my health while visiting?


Sharing stories.
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How can I make the most of my time while I am with the greater psoriasis community?


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Share your adventure on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and elsewhere


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Follow up with everyone


Sabrina Skiles

Sabrina Skiles

@SabrinaDSkiles

Sabrina Skiles is a lifestyle and psoriasis blogger. She created her blog, Homegrown Houston as a lifestyle resource for millennial women and those living with psoriasis. She shares daily inspiration from health and wellness, motherhood and marriage to managing a chronic disease while living a stylish life. Sabrina is also a volunteer mentor, coach and social ambassador for the National Psoriasis Foundation. You can find her sharing psoriasis tips while living a stylish life on Instagram.