Copen is the founder of Rest Ministries, which creates support networks and information for the chronically ill.If you need help finding a support network in your area – or just want to talk to someone about your psoriatic disease – contact NPF’s Patient Navigation Center.
No one is immune to those pesky feelings of nervousness and insecurity that plague us on a first date.
Dating can be especially hard on those living with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis because their plaques or immobility tend to amplify their self-consciousness.
We found a free dating site created exclusively for singles with psoriatic disease called Psoriasis Singles.
Yes, thanks to the popularity of sites like Match and Tinder, online dating is no longer an embarrassing secret but a culturally acceptable method for meeting new people.
“I do have my story on the website, and because of that, I get a lot of messages from people talking about their struggles of growing up with it.”She remembers a message from a gentleman who wrote that when he started dating his ex-wife, he did not have psoriasis.