Bren
...feeling okay Bren @bren2722

Coping, healthcare system, friends & family

It’s noontime and been out and about so far 3 people have asked me in various locations what’s wrong with my skin lol ugh I figured by now more people would have knowledge of Psoriasis smh!

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Bren
Bren @bren2722

Maybe because I decided not to care and wore a sleeveless shirt lol and guess what? I’m loving the sun on my skin!!! :)


 john,Flakes to beam up
john,Flakes to beam up @chewbacca

i had a senior nurse ask me 5 days ago what the patch was on my arm,yes a nurse so, if a nurse dosnt know then,i dont know? :)


Bren
Bren @bren2722

I just got out of an ultrasound appt and the tech told he has psoriasis too so that made me feel super comfy!!!! Lol


Michelle
Michelle @mishlyn

Good for you Bren! 😀 Walk Tall, Proud and Smile!! Well Done!!


Susan
Susan @godcares

Well Bren you are the great educator then. I think we can all relate on being teachers to the world about our skin condition.


Will
Will @will22

Luckily for me most of mine is hidden either by hair or clothes. I only been asked once or twice about it. My heart feels for those who are not able to hide it.


Bren
Bren @bren2722

Yes it’s definitely better when they ask instead of starring lol... I think there’s way more people than I think around me with psoriasis they just hide it so well... when I was working at the airline I couldn’t hide the psoriasis on my hands and I did get a few people telling asking me how I dealt with it since they too had been diagnosed with it. It’s a great feeling to meet people who
Go thru this everyday it’s so heartwarming to me to love and support each other.. love you all here!!!!!!


Julie
Julie @julie8888

Bren, covering up less will give it more brearhing room. Mine was better when I have up the hide it embarrAssed feelings I had. Even family have a hard time, they eventually come around and understand that what others think does not matter. I battled a year covered in a systemicrAsh from P, shellfish rash and Lupus rAsh, at the beach even harder to handle but felt better I did and found very kind friends. It will get better!



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Bren
Bren @bren2722
Yuma, AZ, United States

P since 1998! Excited to have found this group and hopeful to keep on fighting against P with all the support here ❤️





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