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?

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

So. Much. Snow.

So. Much. Snow.

This snow really needs to stop. It took me 4 hours to drive home 33 miles today. With a wet crotch. Whoa, not what you think! My seltzer exploded 20 minutes into the ride and then it was just uncomfortable from there. But I made it home, safe and sound, to my handsome husband and … Continue reading

Be Present

Be Present

We made it two weeks into the new year and I’ve finally sat down to reflect upon the absolutely amazing and crazy year that we just put behind us. In my experience, 2013 was a series of challenges, memories, inspirations, rewards and the best year of my life. The challenges were very much career focused, but … Continue reading