Goeckerman Therapy (phototherapy + coal tar) might be my next (inconvenient) psoriasis treatment. Today I perform a patch test to see if my skin reacts to the tar.
The winter storm #Stella unfortunately canceled my flight from Phoenix to Washington DC’s Reagan airport. I found out when I woke up for my first flight out of Sacramento. But I will still join the National Psoriasis Foundation's Capitol Hill visits remotely!
In my Everyday Health column The Itch to Beat Psoriasis, I address questions medical innovation, cure and prevention, and what a life free of psoriasis might look like.
My time at #AAD17 flew by, but I was able to take in a lot of the meeting including the Exhibit Hall, Plenary Session, and Scientific sessions and papers.
Becoming an engaged patient takes initiative, but your health is worth it!