Latest Posts from Jordan Mendiola

How Psoriasis Affects My Work

How Psoriasis Affects My Work

As a soldier in the United States Army, I have run into several issues with my psoriasis. A couple of years ago I had a one-month training in the desert at Fort Irwin...

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The Lifestyle Habits and Therapies That Help Me Control My Psoriasis

The Lifestyle Habits and Therapies That Help Me Control My Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a skin disease that, for me, is primarily a problem during the wintertime. As someone who lives in Chicago, I deal with harsh winters every year ...

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Getting a Psoriasis Diagnosis Wasn't as Easy as I Had Thought

Getting a Psoriasis Diagnosis Wasn't as Easy as I Had Thought

It was 2019, and I had just finished my cross country season at college. I noticed several red bumps on my chest. They seemed to multiply at a rapid rate ...

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What I Wish People Knew About Psoriasis

What I Wish People Knew About Psoriasis

Guttate psoriasis, which is what I have, isn’t an easy skin condition to deal with. Beneath my clothes, there are scars, random red bumps that show up ...

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How I Found the 'Light at the End of the Tunnel' After My Psoriasis Diagnosis

How I Found the 'Light at the End of the Tunnel' After My Psoriasis Diagnosis

Not only is psoriasis a physically damaging skin disease, but it can also take a toll on your mental health. Over the past 3 years of combating psoriasis, the most ...

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Finding a Partner With Psoriasis Helped Me Accept My Condition

Finding a Partner With Psoriasis Helped Me Accept My Condition

After I was diagnosed with psoriasis, it took me nearly 2 years to meet someone who was able to open up to me about their own chronic skin condition. That person ...

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