When it comes to psoriasis, sometimes people say things out of love, and sometimes they are just being rude. Regardless of the intent, they are usually misinformed about the condition. Here are the nine most inaccurate statements...
Whenever I walk into a room, it appears as though psoriasis speaks on my behalf. The flaky, dry, crusty patches of skin which encroaches my body are loud, gripping the attention and curiosity of those around me. Oftentimes, my...
If I could describe my psoriasis with a movie title, I would call it “Les Misérables” which translates into “the miserable ones.” Although the movie title is actually a film and book related to the 1800s, when...
Psoriasis was the embarrassing secret I tried my best to conceal with clothes and mistruths for the first 20 years of my life. Most times, without my permission, the galling inflamed spots of dry skin tended to introduce themselves...

My Last Good Bye

It was my sophomore year at Alabama State University, and I was stuck on campus for Thanksgiving. Typically I was okay with being a school for the holidays. However, this time around things was different. I really wanted to...