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15 Oct 17:33
For some reason I have very little in the way of plaque right now, on my large areas of actual plaque P, or my many many guttae spots. The red raised look still persists though, along with the itch and burn. First derm appointment Wednesday.
07 Oct 12:15
Anyone having eliminated nightshades, how long before you either saw a positive effect or concluded they weren't causing you problems?
25 Sep 15:48
P's driving me crazy today, itching like mad then feeling like I've rubbed it in acid soaked steel. I cannot wait to start the uv treatment. I'm feeling pretty miserable right now.
19 Sep 22:11
Apologies for not posting much, I have second degree burns over my right hand so I'm writing left handed and it takes much longer, 15 minutes for this post.
08 Sep 14:30
Any recommendations for something I could add to bathwater that might reduce night time itching?
07 Sep 15:19
Well I've arrived in North Yorkshire and as I was told, no mobile signal here. However my digs have some WiFi so I'll be on okay.
03 Sep 21:04
Nothing to do with P, I just need to vent. I just accidentally ripped one of my big toenails off, blood everywhere and it hurts like a you know what. Note to self - don't rip your toenails off again, ever.
03 Sep 18:16
I'm officially on holiday now and go away mid week. I'm hoping the rest and being away from stress will help some. There's only very patchy 4g cover and I know there's no WiFi so no dramas can reach me.
01 Sep 11:44
For years my plaques were a biegey browny colour, then a few months ago the turned pure white. In the last couple of days, my guttae has followed suit. I now look like the incredible polka dot man.
24 Aug 12:10
People who have had successful UV treatment, how long till you noticed improvement? I have both plaque, chest and back, and guttae, top to toe.
18 Aug 22:28
I put a can of the aerosol moisturiser in the fridge today. If the night time itching gets bad, hopefully spraying with it will calm it down for a bit, let me get some sleep.
14 Aug 23:21
Spec wearers, do you get P showing up where frame touches skin, particularly the sides of the nose?
04 Aug 22:45
Just read an article about the continuing research as to why the drug called thalidomide cause birth defect in babies in the fifties and sixties. Interesting cause professionally I worked with a victim and also, psoriasis is mentioned.
03 Aug 14:38
All the time I've had P, the colour of the plaques was, I guess a light brownish. I've just noticed the plaques on my arms have turned very very white now. Not sure why.
03 Aug 06:33
I mentioned a few days ago I was doing intermittent fasting for weight loss. I had a conversation last night where the person said they do it, but to help their IBS, another autoimmune condition. Anyone here have experience of that?
31 Jul 23:08
Inverse P gets mentioned occasionally. I see no sign of it on myself apart from possibly, the article quotes the ears. I have a lot behind my ears but none inside. Could that be inverse or just plain old plaque P?
29 Jul 22:55
Sounds almost a childish question this but, which is worst, plaque or guttae. I had plaque for years, guttae for just months. The guttae is driving me insane, the itching and way more pain and bleeding.
28 Jul 23:01
Further to the post Lindakay1948 made regarding things our doctors have said they thought psoriasis was, I did a little research and found the following.
27 Jul 12:03
I'm sitting in McDonald's. I brought my service user here for lunch. He has a bacon cheeseburger, fries and Coke. I have a bottle of water. My eating window doesn't start till two plus one meal here would use 90% of today's calories. I hate my life.
25 Jul 11:38
I have an Otterbox 3 part cover for my phone. I usually just wipe it over with a screen wipe. Today I removed it, and had a little snow shower of old flakes all over my legs. They've obviously gathered from my ear and built up over time.
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