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How I Reduced Inflammation From Psoriatic Arthritis Naturally

As you will know from my previous post, about 2 – 3 months ago i was diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis. Ugh!

About a month later, both my knees, chest, left side of my hip and my right hand were being attacked by the arthritis. 501 more words


October 11th 2015

Pain: currently 10/11, fluctuating between 8-11 most of the day

Meds: Naproxen 500mg x 2, Tylenol Arthritis x 6, Cyclobenzaprine x 1, Paroxetine x 2… 244 more words

Chronic Illness

My Story - From Celiac Disease at 19 to Psoriatic Arthritis at 22

In 2012, I was admitted to hospital for an extremely bloated stomach that persisted for over a month without relief. Antacids, diuretics and a number of NSAID’s failed to solve the problem. 1,040 more words


Secukinumab Inhibition of Interleukin-17A in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis

Tony Sampson, Mercer University College of Pharmacy

It is suggested that psoriatic arthritis is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease that targets both skin and nail and affects approximately 0.005 percent of the general population. 449 more words

My new, annoying sidekick: inflammatory arthritis

I started this blog last January and now it’s October. Why the absence? I have been on a medical-themed adventure.

Last February, I got stiff – suddenly, mysteriously, weirdly stiff!   770 more words

Autoimmune Disease

Novartis Announces NEJM Publication of Secukinumab Phase III

Novartis announced on Wednesday that results from the pivotal Phase III FUTURE 1 study for Secukinumab in psoriatic arthritis (PsA) were published online in the New England Journal of Medicine. 351 more words


My fitness journey 

Like most people I know I am pretty paranoid and concious of my appearance. When I talk to people about having low self esteem and feeling bad about how I look, people are mostly in disbelief. 643 more words