Be Kind. Psoriasis Isn’t A Competition.

Be Kind. Psoriasis Isn’t A Competition.

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” I recently participated in the National Psoriasis Foundation and Healthline.com‘s #PSelfie Photo Campaign, a wonderful social media initiative launched to support and empower those who are living with psoriasis. I shared this photo and received a negative comment about it being a “joke” and … Continue reading

What’s the Deal with Psoriasis and Pregnancy?

What’s the Deal with Psoriasis and Pregnancy?

More great news, in the majority of cases psoriasis does not affect your pregnancy or ability to conceive. In fact, up to 60% of women reported their psoriasis symptoms got better during their pregnancy. About 20% reported their skin stayed the same and the other 20% saw their psoriasis worsen. Please keep in mind, this is different from person to … Continue reading

WEGO Health Needs Your Psoriasis Insights!

WEGO Health Needs Your Psoriasis Insights!

Please join me in providing your personal insights to WEGO Health to help them develop useful programs for the psoriasis community! The survey will only take approximately 5 minutes and can be completed here until 12/12/14: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/JoniR  

After Psoriasis Clears: Ghost Spots

After Psoriasis Clears: Ghost Spots

I think we can all agree that the best part of psoriasis is when a flare clears up! But in my personal experience, I’m usually left with white spots where my psoriasis once was. I like to affectionally call them my Ghost Spots, but the “Caspar the Friendly” kind of ghost. Not ideal to gain a new … Continue reading

Sabrina – NPF Mentor & Psoriasis Champ

Sabrina – NPF Mentor & Psoriasis Champ

I recently got the chance to chat with Sabrina, a NPF mentor since 2009, blogger extraordinaire and psoriasis champ. And those are only three things that make Sabrina, Sabrina. “Hiding isn’t the answer, sharing is the answer.” Her role as mentor at the NPF allows her to connect with newly diagnosed patients and provide them … Continue reading

Business Travel Survivor Tips

Business Travel Survivor Tips

I’m currently in Chicago attending a Sales Blitz for one of the brands I work on. Personally, I hate traveling for business. I’d prefer to be home with my hubs and kitty cat, following my routine. I have enough trouble sticking to a routine at home. Now throw in a new time zone and a … Continue reading

How’s your skin?

How’s your skin?

Without a doubt, conversations with both my mother and grandmother include these three questions: 1. How’s Mike? 2. How’s work? 3. How’s your skin? Mike is absolutely wonderful and I actually can’t complain about work right now (knock on wood!) so that leaves us to the skin question. My skin is not amazing but it’s … Continue reading