Latest Posts from Richard Seiden

My Favorite Gadgets

My Favorite Gadgets

Psoriatic arthritis can cause swelling and impairment on any number of joints in the body. The impairment affects range of motion, flexibility ...

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How a Chronic Condition Affects My Identity

How a Chronic Condition Affects My Identity

Over the course of my life thus far, I have experienced multiple identities. Not in the split personality way or dual identity as a spy, but in the roles ...

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Maintaining a Sense of Humor

Maintaining a Sense of Humor

Perhaps the most important thing one can do to achieve a positive sense of self when wrestling with a chronic condition like psoriasis or psoriatic ...

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What I Wish Everyone Knew About Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis

What I Wish Everyone Knew About Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis

Psoriasis is not contagious. While psoriasis is highly visible, it is not contagious, unlike other persistent skin conditions like shingles, herpes or impetigo. ...

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Who’s Who On My Healthcare Team

Who’s Who On My Healthcare Team

We live in an era of specialization in the medical profession, so patients with psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and co-occurring conditions will ...

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Making the Right Connections: What Every Psoriatic Patient Needs

Making the Right Connections: What Every Psoriatic Patient Needs

Diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis and psoriasis over 45 years ago, I was on my own, not knowing anyone else with the disease. Maybe because psoriasis is highly visible ...

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