Check out the full article and video here. Alisha says that she lived with shame for most of her life. “It’s a very visible, very embarrassing disease — the inflammation, the flakiness,” she says. But what people often don’t realize...
I'm from a small town, and every year they do what's called the Strawberry Festival. It's a big event, and people from all over Michigan come to our small community to enjoy rides, games, and of course, Strawberries. One...
In 1993, at seven years old, I was 90% covered with psoriasis. Due to my age and lack of research on adolescences with psoriasis, I did not have many treatment options. After my initial diagnoses through early adulthood, I was...
On July 21st, 2019, one day before my birthday, I stared fear in the face and defeated it. I went skydiving and gained a new perspective on life. The Big Jump The fact that I was going to jump out a...
Where is the love?  Growing up, my self-esteem was low. I was tall, lanky, and to make matters worse, psoriasis covered 90% of my body. I also dealt with the pain of abandonment issues due to my parents' challenges with...